Bruxism is the involuntary grinding of teeth, usually during sleep. It comes from the Greek word brukhein which means “gnash the teeth.”
With over 150 wineries, the Stellenbosch region of South Africa is one of its most notable.
A cenotaph is a monument to someone who is buried away from the memorial site. Coming from the Greek words kenos meaning “empty” and taphos meaning “tomb.”
The silhouette in the NBA logo isn’t random, it’s supposed to be former basketball player Jerry West.
Named after the Swiss-German physicist Johann Heinrich Lambert, the foot-lambert is a unit measuring luminance of light. However, it is rarely used by electrical or lighting engineers.