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What is the longest word in english language?

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Asked by Neha Sen, 11 Jun '12 04:55 pm
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Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis, according to the Oxford Dictionary.
Answered by Anil K Chugh, 06 Aug '13 10:55 pm

 
  
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As per Cambridge University, it is Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis with 48 alphabets
Answered by Uncommon Freind, 11 Jun '12 05:02 pm

 
  
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Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis is, according to the Oxford English Dictionary, "a factitious word alleged to mean 'a lung disease caused by the inhalation of very fine silica dust, causing inflammation in the lungs..........
Answered by Fame India, 11 Jun '12 04:57 pm

 
  
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Acetylseryltyrosylserylisoleucylthreonylserylprolylseryl- glutaminylphenylalanylvalylphenylalanylleucylserylseryl- valyltryptophylalanylaspartylprolylisoleucylglutamyl- leucylleucylasparaginylvalylcysteinylthreonylserylseryl- leucylglycylasparaginylglutaminylphenylalanylglutami- nylthreonylglutaminylglutaminylalanylarginylthreo- nylthreonylglutaminylvalylglutaminylglutaminylpheny- lalanylserylglutaminylvalyltryptophyllysylprolylphenyla- lanylprolylglutaminylserylthreonylvalylarginylphenylala- nylprolylglycylaspartylvalyltyrosyllysylvalyltyrosylargin- yltyrosylasparaginylalanylvalylleucylaspartylprolylleucyli- soleucylthreonylalanylleucylleucylglycylthreonylphenyla- lanylaspartylthreonylarginylasparaginylarginylisoleucyli- soleucylglutamylvalylglutamylasparaginylglutaminylglu- taminylserylprolylthreonylthreonylalanylglutamylthreo- nylleucylaspartylalanylthreonylarginylarginylvalylaspar- tylaspartylalanylthreonylvalylalanylisoleucylarginylsery- lalanylasparaginylisoleucylasparaginylleucy ...more
Answered by saranathan Narasimhan, 06 Aug '13 11:03 pm

 
  
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Methionylthreonylthreonylglutaminylarginyl.
Answered by ankit shivam III, 14 Jun '12 07:59 pm

 
  
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The full chemical name of Titin
Answered by anantharaman, 11 Jun '12 06:07 pm

 
  
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The full chemical name, which starts methionyl... and ends ...isoleucine, contains 189,819 letters
Answered by ambuj kumar, 11 Jun '12 05:03 pm

 
  
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Smiles ............ a mile between 2 S
Answered by PARTHA PATHAK, 11 Jun '12 04:57 pm

 
  
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Floccinaucinihilipilification :)
Answered by conviction, 11 Jun '12 04:56 pm

 
  
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