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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


Aug 30, 2016 ... 'Rhythms' is the longest word without containing any vowels :). Patrick • 2 days ago. The "y" is operating as a vowel in "rhythms". Brian McInnis ...

What is the longest English word? | Oxford Dictionaries


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

12 Exceptionally Long or Extremely Special Words | Mental Floss


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.

The 7 Longest Words In The English Language | So Bad So Good


Jun 4, 2012 ... You will find it though in many modern day dictionaries. But would ... The 171 letters make it one of the longest words to appear in literature and ...

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The longest word ever published in an English dictionary is: ' Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilico volcanoconiosis' (45 letters, no space). This word, challenging to ...

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


Longest Word in the Dictionary. It's probably not what you think it is, and here's the short, sweet reason why. play video-the-longeset-word-in-the-dictionary.

The longest word in the English Dictionary | Jeremy Butterfield


Nov 11, 2014 ... So, what really is the longest word in English, and which is the longest word in “ the dictionary”? Those questions can only be answered ...

Top 10 Longest Words in the English Language - Toptenz.net


Apr 17, 2012 ... This word, containing 45 letters, does appear in the dictionary, but was created primarily just for the sake of a long word. An equivalent of what ...

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


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 ...

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


Dec 12, 2012 ... The longest word in the Oxford English Dictionary is ... ' Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious', made famous by Mary Poppins, is 34 letters long.

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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 ...