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    suzqmm Guest

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    What is it called when a word spelled backwords is the same as the word spelled forward. ie. Stanley Yelnats?

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    antemeridiem Guest

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    They are palindromes. If you are looking for them you can find many at http://www.palindromelist.com.

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    Here's the world's longest palindrome (17,259 words):
    http://www.norvig.com/palindrome.html

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