Life
15 Everyday Things We Never Knew Had Names
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Published: Feb 28, 2016

We don’t know the names of a lot of things we come across everyday. Here are a few everyday things we never knew had names:

1. The table in the middle of the pizza box

box tent

2. The way it smells outside after rain

petrichor

3. The day after tomorrow

Overmorrow

4. The plastic coating on a shoelace

aglet

 

5. The outer part of the crust on a pizza

Cornicione

6. Silent letters in a word

Aphthongs

7. The sick feeling you get after eating or drinking too much

Crapulence

8. The feeling of having butterflies in your stomach

Collywobbles

9. The space between your eyebrows

Glabella

10. The dot over “i” and “j”

Title

11. The infinity symbol

Lemniscate

12. The handwriting that is not readable

Griffonage

13. The cry of a new born baby

Vagitus

14. A ketchup/condiment cup

Souffle cup

15. The thing they use to measure your feet at the shoe store

Brannock device