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What word has the shortest definition?
Last Updated: 31st March, 2020
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Keeping this in consideration, what is the shortest sentence?
In short, “Go” is the shortestsentence in the English language that also has the longestimplied meaning.
Also, what word takes 3 hours to say? The longest word in English has 189,819 lettersand would take you three and a half hours topronounce correctly. Seriously. It's the chemical name of Titin(or connectin), a giant protein "that functions as a molecularspring which is responsible for the passive elasticity ofmuscle."
Simply so, what word has most definitions?
The word with the most meanings in Englishis the verb 'set', with 430 senses listed in the Second Edition ofthe Oxford English Dictionary, published in 1989. The wordcommands the longest entry in the dictionary at 60,000words, or 326,000 characters.
What does Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis mean?
mass noun. An invented long word said to mean alung disease caused by inhaling very fine ash and sand dust. 'Thus,pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis is a diseaseof the lungs resulting from the inhalation of very fine silicate orquartz dust'