a) a tool used in medical laboratories
b) a French pork dish
c) a made-up word
d) a baby porcupine
Correct answer: d. A baby porcupine is called a porcupette. Is that the best word ever? Or at least for today?
Flying scientific factoid: Baby porcupines are born with quills but they are soft and harden as they age. Kind of like humans isn't it?