Lentil

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If you look closely at a lentil seed you will see its perfect curvature.  If you look closely at my mom’s eyeglasses you will see a similar curve.  It is no coincidence that lentil sounds like lens.  Lentil comes from Latin lenticula meaning little lens.  

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