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Aconal

Relating to the elbow

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Acronyx

Ingrown nail

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Albuginea

The white of the eye

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Aspectabund

Of a pleasantly changing countenance

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Axilla

The armpit

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Blype

A piece of sken that peels off after a sunburn

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Buccula

Double chin

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Canthus

The point at either end of each eye where the upper and lower lids meet

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Carminative

Relarting to farting; that which induces gas

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Cerumen

Earwax

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Chaetophorous

Bristle-bearing; in need of a shave

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Cilia

Eyelash

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Circadian

Having to do with bodily cycles,like those interrupted by jet travel

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Columella

The fleshy part of the nose, just above the lip, that separates the nostrils

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Dolichopodous

Having long feet

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Dorsum

The back part of the tongue

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Embrasure

The space between your teeth

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Exungulation

Paring the nails

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Frenulum

The thin muscle under the tongue

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Furfuration

The falling of dandruff from the scalp

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Gelasin

a dimple on the cheek, when you smile

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Geromorphism

Looking elder than one's real age

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Gnathion

The tip of the chin

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Gonion

Either end of the lower part of the jaw

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Hallux

Big toe

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Hirci

Armpit hair

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Hircinous

With goat-like odour

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Horripilation

Goose bumps

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Lentiginous

Heavily freckled

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Lunula

The white crescent-shaped part of the fingernail at the base of the nail

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Macrotous

Large-eared

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Melanotrichous

Having black hair

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Noop

Sharp point of the elbow

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Olecranon

The funny bone

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Opisthenar

The back of the hand

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Oscitancy

The act of yawning

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Ozostomia

Evil-smelling breath

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Pandiculation

A stretching and yawning, just before sleeping

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Papuliferous

Pimply

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Patrician

The very long, very full, almost rectangular beard

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Paxwax

Neck tendon, nuchal ligament

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Philosity

The degree of body hair

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Philtrum

The indentation in the middle of the upper lip just below the nose

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Plook

Scottish word for a nasty boil or pimple

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Podobromhidrosis

Smelly feet

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Popliteal

Pertaining to the hollow area at the back of the knee

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Pronasale

The tip of the nail

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Psedosmia

False smell-perception

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Purlicue

The space between the index finger and the extended thumb

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Pygia

A pain in the rump

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Racklettes

The little lines on the wrist

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Sciapodous

Having very large feet

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Sexdigitism

Having six fingers or toes

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Simity

The state of being pug-nosed

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Snoach

The breath through the nose

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Steatopygic

Having excessively fat buttocks bottom heavy

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Sternutation

Sneezing

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Tragus

The fleshy bump on your ear between the face and the ear cavity

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Ulotrichous

Having woolly hair

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Uvula

The thing that hangs down from the back of the mouth

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Vellus

Short, downy hair found on the face

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Vomer

The slender bone separating the nostrils