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Longest word in English

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The identity of the longest word in English depends upon the definition of what constitutes a .... Guinness World Records formerly contained a category for longest personal name used. From about 197...

'Longest' word has 189,819 letters, takes three hours to pronounce

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Dec 12, 2012 ... A man has been recorded spending more than three hours to pronounce what is supposedly the longest word in the English language.

12 Exceptionally Long or Extremely Special Words | Mental Floss

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Jan 20, 2016 ... Here are 11 examples of some of the longest words by category. ... condone its one syllable pronunciation (think “world”), making it the longest ...

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Nov 15, 2012 ... The Longest Word in the World (Chemical name of titin) - 189819 letters: Methionylthreonylthreonylglutaminylarginyl...isoleucine - see here: ...

What is the longest English word? - Oxford Dictionaries

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You're unlikely to come across these words in genuine use: they're generally just provided as answers to questions about the longest words in the English ...

Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis | Define ...

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an obscure term ostensibly referring to a lung disease caused by silica dust, sometimes cited as one of the longest words in the English language. Origin of ...

Joel's Geek Blog: Longest English Word (Titin Spelled Out)

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i thought that the longest word in english was the term for the protein ... At 85 letters, it has been listed in the Guinness World Records as the longest place name ...

World's Longest Word Has 189,819 Letters, Takes 3.5 Hours To ...

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Nov 20, 2012 ... Note: You can download a 65KB text file of the entire 189819 letter word HERE. This is a video of some guy pronouncing the longest word in ...

World's Longest Word Takes 213 Minutes To Say (VIDEO)

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Dec 11, 2012 ... Dmitry Golubovskiy has a lot of time on his hands. Well, at least 213 minutes to spare. That was long enough for him to record a video of him ...

Longest English Word - See Longest Word in the English Language

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Have you ever wondered what the longest word in the English language is? Most of us have probably found ourselves stumbling across such musings at some ...

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Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis, referring to a lung disease caused by silica dust, is the longest word in official English language dictionaries with 45 letters.
The designation of this word as the longest is controversial, because it was likely coined just to be the longest word.
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14 of the Longest Words in English | Grammarly Blog

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No, you will not find the very longest word in English in this article. That one word would ... This earns the word a Guinness World Record. It is also one of the ...

The Longest Word in English Takes 3.5 Hours to Pronounce

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Nov 21, 2012 ... The longest word in English has 189819 letters and would take you three and a half hours to pronounce correctly. Seriously. It's the chemical ...

Word Records > Longest Words - Fun With Words

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Here we look at some of the longest words in English dictionaries, and discuss ... of World Records calls floccinaucinihilipilification the longest real word in the ...