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The Most Letters (Posted on 2004-10-03) Difficulty: 2 of 5
What everyday word from the English language uses the highest number of differing letters? I am after the shortest word with the most letters.

eg.
KNIFE has 5, where SPOON only has 4. so KNIFE is better.
The word SPINES has 5 differing letters but is 6 letters long so KNIFE would be better here also.
The word POSTERS has 6 differing letters, even though it is 7 letters long, this will beat KNIFE.

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  Subject Author Date
Some ThoughtsWord thoughtsK Sengupta2008-03-09 12:03:51
CHRYSANTHEMUMNathan Hirtz2004-12-06 18:59:13
Possible solutionCeleste Wallace2004-10-10 23:31:01
re(2): ProfanityPenny2004-10-04 10:30:53
re: ProfanityCharlie2004-10-04 09:47:18
ProfanityRandyOrton2004-10-04 07:30:12
re: Solution (VB program used)Penny2004-10-03 18:50:16
re: How far down the list...Penny2004-10-03 16:28:58
Some ThoughtsHow far down the list...Charlie2004-10-03 15:59:20
SolutionSolution (VB program used)Penny2004-10-03 15:51:54
Most letters, then least repititionGamer2004-10-03 13:46:54
Some ThoughtsTough to beat 9Corey2004-10-03 13:42:55
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