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    Default part in between nose and lips

    May I know the term for part between our nose and lips ?

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    It's called a philtrum.

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    Excellent, RonBee!

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    I was going to say that, but Ron beat me to it, no honest.

    How did you get that one, Ron? <much impressed>

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    Thanks :)

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I was going to say that, but Ron beat me to it, no honest.

    How did you get that one, Ron? <much impressed>
    I got that from a book called Dixon's Word Treasury from the chapter titled Body Parts. It's the same book that I got my Britishisms from.

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    Default Re: part in between nose and lips

    Quote Originally Posted by whl626
    May I know the term for part between our nose and lips ?
    angel's craddle

    :D

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    what a nice term :)

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    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee
    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I was going to say that, but Ron beat me to it, no honest.

    How did you get that one, Ron? <much impressed>
    I got that from a book called Dixon's Word Treasury from the chapter titled Body Parts. It's the same book that I got my Britishisms from.

    :)
    Truly a word treasury.

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    Default Re: part in between nose and lips

    Quote Originally Posted by Casiopea
    Quote Originally Posted by whl626
    May I know the term for part between our nose and lips ?
    angel's craddle

    :D
    That is sweet, but wouldn't it be a 'cradle'? (Hey, I'm the world's worst typist)

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