So, Here Are The Real Names Of These Things… (12 PICS + 1 GIF)

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The space between a person’s eyebrows is called the glabella .

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Those plastic thingies of different colors used to securely hold and close any type of product, like bread bags are called twist ties .

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The act of stroking someone’s hair to pamper them is called cafuné . It’s a Portuguese word, and it does not have an English translation.

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The metal part that surrounds the edges of different cylindrical objects like brushes, pencils, or any other object is called the ferrule . It is used to preserve the objects’ edges, shape them, or hold something specific.

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The symbol used instead of writing “and” is called an ampersand and it represents the word “et,” which is Latin for “and.”

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The back of the knee (the part that folds) is called the hough or the kneepit.

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The lines or spaces that appear on the grass due to the erosion by human or animal footsteps are called desire paths .

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The flat 8-shaped curve or infinity symbol is called a lemniscate .

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Maybe you’ve always thought they’re called holes, but those grommets on shoes, sneakers, and some clothes are called eyelets .

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Some backpacks have a small leather rhombus with a couple of openings. This is called a pig snout because of its shape, and it is used to hang objects.

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That sunken part located on the opposite side of the elbow also has a name. It is called a chelidon or an elbow pit.

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You might have thought that the lines we have in our hands don’t have a particular name, but they are called single palmar creases .

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Right on the inner rim of hats there is a strip. It’s called a sweatband and like the name suggests, it’s meant to prevent the hat from getting stained by sweat.

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Roxane 5 month s ago
#6 In german it´s "Kniekehle". Literal translation "knee throat"
       
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Marjorie 5 month s ago
Roxane,

Knäveck in Swedish or "knee fold"
       
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Humey 5 month s ago
Quote: Roxane
Knäveck


In Dutch it's called "knieholte" wich translates to knee cavity.
       
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Lan 5 month s ago
Quote: Roxane
       

"Fosse poplitée" in french, to describe "le creux du genoux" :D
       
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Beatrice 5 month s ago
Actually called Popliteal
       
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Thaney 5 month s ago
It’s called ‘the back of the knee’
       
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Vin 5 month s ago
I've been saying kneepit for years and always have received the strangest of looks. 35
An ex of mine who is a nurse started using it in her hospital and it stuck.
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Who would've thought?
       
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Kathy 5 month s ago
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12= The amount your life is worth.
13= A [email protected]#king hat.
       
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