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As per merriam webster dictionary "Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis" is the longest word in english dictionary. Here are the top five facts.
It's a fourty five letter word.
It's a lung disease caused by the inhalation of silica or quartz dust. The disease is called silicosis.
This word is composed by the leader of the National Puzzlers' League as an equivalent word for the disease known as silicosis.
The word highlighted in the feature for an article distributed by the New York Herald Tribune on February 23, 1935, titled "Puzzlers Open 103rd Session Here by Recognizing 45-Letter Word".
This 45-letter word, alluded to as "P45", first confirmed up within the 1939 enhancement to the Merriam-Webster New International Dictionary, Second Edition.