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Šukšin. Teurastus

"The biggest positive integer definable in under sixty letters"

Since there are only twenty-six letters in the English alphabet, there are finitely many phrases of under sixty letters, and hence finitely many positive integers that are defined by phrases of under sixty letters.

This means that there are finitely many positive integers that can be defined by phrases of under sixty letters. If there are finitely many positive integers that satisfy a given property, then there is a biggest positive integer that satisfies that property; therefore, there is a biggest positive integer satisfying the property "definable in under sixty letters".

Now write this integer in decimal notation.

(to be continued)

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