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Sorry, but only comparing words with those that come after it alphabetically doesn't work.

True, but in the solution I posted I sort by length after the alphabetical sort. The alphabetical sort is probably overkill but needed for this particular solution.

chomp (my @words = sort { length($a) <=> length($b) } sort <DATA>);

In reply to Re^4: Words in Words by Lotus1
in thread Words in Words by sarchasm

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