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“The longest word in all of literature, however, is this offering from Aristophanes’ play Assemblywomen: Lopado­­temacho­­selacho­­galeo­­kranio­­leipsano­­drim­­hypo­­trimmato­­silphio­­parao­­melito­­katakechy­­meno­­kichl­­epi­­kossypho­­phatto­­perister­­alektryon­­opte­­kephallio­­kigklo­­peleio­­lagoio­­siraio­­baphe­­tragano­­pterygon. At 183 letters, […] It is the name for a fictional food dish containing meat, fish, and wine. Yum!”

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