What is the shortest word you can find with the most letters of the alphabet in order (Not necessarily together)
What about in reverse?
Try to maximise the number of letters while minimizing the word length
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Two of these words are unusual.
"Poundmeal" is found in early English literature (e.g. Piers Ploughman)
"Typonymal" exists in my crossword puzzle word list, but I can't find much information about it. I think it is a zoological classification, however, because whenever my young nephew goes to the zoo, he's always asking "Hey, what typonymal is that ?"
Posted by Penny
on 2005-01-20 16:23:45