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'Sexting' and 'F-bomb' added to Merriam Webster dictionary

15 August 2012 Last updated at 12:02 BST

Words including "sexting" and "F-bomb" have made it into America's equivalent of the Oxford English Dictionary.

They are among the latest additions to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary.

5 liveUp All Night asked its editor-at-large, Peter Sokolowski, why F-bomb had been included.

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