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Longest word in English

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The longest word in any of the major English language dictionaries is pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis, ...

14 of the Longest Words in English | Grammarly Blog

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May 1, 2016 ... Dictionaries omit the name of this protein and many other long words. Obviously, dictionaries have space constraints, and the average person ...

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

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The longest word in the Oxford English Dictionary is ' pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis' at 45 letters long. ' Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious' ...

12 Exceptionally Long or Extremely Special Words | Mental Floss

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Jan 20, 2016 ... At 45 letters, this is the longest word you'll find in a major dictionary. An inflated version of silicosis, this is the full scientific name for a disease ...

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Dec 10, 2014 ... Our video explores the longest words in Oxford English Dictionary and OxfordDictionaries.com, as well as the longest place name in Britain.

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? ... 45 character word is described by the Oxford English Dictionary as having been ...

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Nov 8, 2014 ... According to the Oxford English Dictionary, it is "an artificial long word ... Yeah that's the longest word in the dictionary but not in the English ...

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 ...

The 11 Longest Words In The English Language (PHOTOS)

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Sep 8, 2010 ... Long words can be fun to say for your own amusement or just to annoy your friends. After all, who hasn't reveled in the syllabic rhythm of ...

Longest Word in the Dictionary (Video) | Merriam-Webster

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It's probably not what you think it is, and here's the short, sweet reason why. Featuring Kory Stamper.

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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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Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis - Dictionary.com

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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 ...

What is the longest English word? - Oxford Dictionaries

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The longest words in Oxford Dictionaries are: antidisestablishmentarianism - opposition to the disestablishment of the Church of England - 28 letters ...

Word Records > Longest Words - Fun With Words

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Most very long words only occur in one or two dictionaries, and often they are debatably not words at all. For example, ANTIDISESTABLISHMENTARIANISM has ...