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The Answers... Thanswers [Jul. 7th, 2006|04:56 pm]
Nicodemus
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These are my answers for the puzzle I posted earlier. I recommend giving the puzzle a good try before taking a look. Feel free to post alternate solutions or general puzzle feedback.

Answers behind the cut:



  1. hard - wood - pile
  2. cop - acetic
  3. re - gal - lop
  4. tit - an - ode
  5. anima - tor - rent
  6. be - fore - close - by
  7. in - quest - ion
  8. corn - cob - bled
  9. door - bell - hop - per
  10. back - bone - yard
  11. plain - clothes - line - age
  12. data - base - ball - park - way - ward
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From: ex_radric52
2006-07-08 01:21 am (UTC)
5. anima - list - less

8. corn - cob - iron
8. corn - cob - web
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[User Picture]From: shalora
2006-07-08 04:38 am (UTC)
cobiron? is that a word?
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[User Picture]From: annamaryse
2006-07-08 05:34 am (UTC)
1 entry found for cobiron:

cobiron

\Cob"i`ron\, n. [From Cob the top.] An andiron with a knob at the top. --Bacon.
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From: ex_radric52
2006-07-08 05:35 am (UTC)
A cobiron is a type of andiron.
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[User Picture]From: nicodemusrat
2006-07-08 05:58 pm (UTC)
Nicely done. (And points for obscure "cobiron"! I'd heard of andirons but never cobirons.)
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[User Picture]From: penh
2006-07-08 01:37 am (UTC)
5. anima - ting - led

7. in - sect - ion

12. a - base - line - up - right - ward
12. data - base - board - walk - up - ward
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[User Picture]From: nicodemusrat
2006-07-08 06:01 pm (UTC)
Wow. I didn't think that there would be that many viable three-word chains! Nice work; you're sharp at puzzles.
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[User Picture]From: nicodemusrat
2006-07-08 06:02 pm (UTC)
Thaccoon. ;)
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[User Picture]From: insofox
2006-07-08 02:59 pm (UTC)
To solve these problems, you will need to set your calculator to 'English'
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[User Picture]From: nicodemusrat
2006-07-08 06:10 pm (UTC)
Oh, how I wish I had that setting...
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