12 things I bet you didn’t know the actual name of!

The best photos to share with your friends to prove, once and for all, who is the real genius! Thanks to laurennn, here are 12 words that describe things you never knew the actual name of.┬áReally though, we’ve been wondering about some of these terms for ages!

1. Minmus

Your pinky toe.

2. Glabella

The space between your eyebrows.

3. Lemniscate

The infinity symbol.

4. Zarf

The cardboard holders for your coffee cup so you don’t burn your hands.

5. Phosphene

The colorful lights you see when you close your eyes and rub them.

6. Tines

The prongs on a fork.

7. Frission

The chills you get when listening to awesome music.

8. Phloem Bundles

The annoying string-like things you encounter when peeling a banana,

9. Petrichor

The scent of rain on dry earth.

10. Interrobang

The combination of a question and exclamation mark.

11. Lacrimal caruncle

The small, pink nodule on the inner corner of the eye.

12. Dysania

The state of not wanting to get out of bed in the morning. In other words every morning.

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