Monday, July 17, 2017

The Names Of Things You Did Not Know Had Names


The Names Of Things You Did Not Know Had Names

Aglet: the plastic covering on the end of a shoelace.

Arnsate: the hole in a shirt or sweater through which  you put your hand or arm. 

Buccula: a person's double chin.

Drupelets:  the bums on raspberries.

Eyes:  the holes in Swiss cheese.

Gruntle: a pig's snout.

Lalochezia: the use of swearing to relieve stress or pain.

Lunt:  a puff of smoke such as that produced when someone smokes a  pipe.

Nemophilia: the love of spending time in forests.

Ophyron: the space between your eyebrows.

Pandiculation:  the act of stretching and yawning.

Tines: the prongs on a fork.

Vibrissae:  a cat's whiskers.

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