TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard. (All you typists are going to...

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proposed: 29 Aug 2007

TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard. (All you typists are going to test this out)

The words 'racecar,' 'kayak' and 'level' are the same whether they are read left to right or right to left (palindromes).
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