22 Things You Never Knew Had Names


The first cry of a newborn – VAGITUS.

The pea-sized dab applied on the toothbrush – NURDLE.

 The space between your eyebrows – GLABELLA.

The space between the nostrils – COLUMELLA NASI

The prongs on a fork- TINES.

The day after tomorrow – OVERMORROW.

Tiny toe or finger- MINIMUS.

 Whitish mark at the base of a fingernail- LUNULA

The grooved area below the nose to the upper lip – PHILTRUM

 A brief moment of emotional excitement ,shudder or thrill – FRISSON

A nonstandard mark of punctuation in the form of a question mark superimposed on an exclamation point. – (‽) – INTERROBANG.

The space between the extended forefinger and thumb – PURLICUE

The state of finding it hard to get out of bed in the morning – DYSANIA

The outer crust of a pizza, which you always tend to leave is called- Cornicione.

The tiny plastic table placed in the middle of a pizza box – BOX TENT.

The name for the handwriting, which is unreadable as it is written carelessly- GRIFFONAGE

The chart used by ophthalmologist for eye testing – SNELLEN CHART ( Many ophthalmologists and vision scientists now use an improved chart known as the LogMAR chart. )

The dot over an “i” or a “j” – TITTLE

The sheen or light that you see when you close your eyes and press your hands on them- PHOSPHENES .

The plastic or metallic coating at the end of your shoelaces – AGLET.

The armhole in clothes, where the sleeves are sewn- ARMSCYE.

The metallic device on which we measure the foot size at the shoe store – BANNOCK DEVICE

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