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Tongue-Twister Germany Seeks a New Longest Word

Call it linguistic precision engineering. The German language permits the creation of words of endless length, many of which refer to laws. Now the country has lost its longest official word following the repeal of a complex law regarding mad cow disease -- and is seeking a new one.
Germany has just lost its longest word -- referring to a law on monitoring mad cow disease.

Germany has just lost its longest word -- referring to a law on monitoring mad cow disease.

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