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Gherkins (I just like the word)
(Which, incidentally, should, strictly speaking, be pronounced EEV-rust, because in 1865, Everest was given its official English name by the Royal Geographical Society, as recommended by Andrew Waugh, the British Surveyor General of India, who chose the name of his predecessor in the post, Sir George Everest, (pronounced eev-rust). Everest's actually roundly objected, on the very reasonable grounds that the mountain already had a name. However, such was the Empirical mood at the time, and The British Empire and all that, the 'new' name, stuck. )