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Why Do We Have Semi Circle At The Base of Our Fingernail?

Why do we have semi circle at the base of our fingernail? I once looked at the base of my fingernail and asked myself this same question. You probably might have experienced what I went through. The semi circle shape at the base of your fingernail in medical terms is called the Lunula. This is a Latin word which implies "Moon-like". It is an interesting name, isn't it? This "Moon-like" of the fingernail is different in terms of colour than the rest of the nail. That is because this portion of your fingernail

  2 years ago ago
Why Do We Have Semi Circle At The Base of Our Fingernail?

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10 Things You Probably Didn't Know That Have Names.

Things you never knew had names 1. The semi circle shape at the base of our fingernail. The semi circle shape at the base of our fingernail in medical terms is called the Lunula. In Latin word which implies 'Moon-like'. 2. Pins and needle feeling. The pins and needle feeling you sometimes get is called paresthesia. 3. The cardboard sleeve on coffee cups. The cardboard sleeve on coffee cups is called a Zarf. 4. The infinity symbol The infinity symbol is actually a called a lemniscate. 5. Barm The foam on top

  2 years ago ago
10 Things You Probably Didn't Know That Have  Names.