What are words that are spelled the same forward and backwards called?

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Palindrome.
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A palindrome is a word, phrase or number that is read the same way in either direction. Examples include the words madam, kayak, refer, level and radar.
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A palindrome is a word, line, verse, number,
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It is called a palindrome - a word, line or verse reading the same backward and forward. Ex: Go hang a salami. I'm a lasagna hog.; Racecar; or Deed.
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racecar And also to let you know...those types of words are called "palindromes" Source(s):
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