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Articulate Dreamer
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 5:14:46 AM

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Just a variation and combination on two themes we deal with in several games here.
Of course, it starts with an initial clue.
The clue must be followed by a word that has some logical association with it while retaining at least three of the letters of the clue
An example could be:
leather>> strap
Strap>> strip
strip>> disrobe. OK, get the idea?

So here goes
CULTURE>> RITUAL

"...hold infinity in the palm of your hand and eternity in an hour"
boneyfriend
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 5:52:22 AM

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Joined: 8/3/2009
Posts: 2,620
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ritual>>practice

There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face. Ben Williams
Articulate Dreamer
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 6:08:15 AM

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Posts: 11,356
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Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India
practice>>perfect

"...hold infinity in the palm of your hand and eternity in an hour"
Khan
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 7:11:18 AM
Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 2/13/2010
Posts: 63
Location: United Arab Emirates
perfect >> perseverance
Khan
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 7:16:33 AM
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Joined: 2/13/2010
Posts: 63
Location: United Arab Emirates
perfect >> perseverance
Galad
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 7:50:09 AM

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Joined: 3/23/2009
Posts: 2,579
Neurons: 9,994
Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
perseverance>>Purpose

The Law often allows what Honor Forbids- Bernard-Joseph Saurin
DarkMoon
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 1:05:51 PM

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Joined: 11/22/2009
Posts: 16,658
Neurons: 46,684
Purpose >> reason
Articulate Dreamer
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 2:18:45 PM

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Posts: 11,356
Neurons: 71,151
Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India
reason>> cause

"...hold infinity in the palm of your hand and eternity in an hour"
Momsey
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 2:21:54 PM
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Joined: 4/4/2009
Posts: 211
Neurons: 23,879
Cause > effect
xsmith
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 2:41:22 PM
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Joined: 4/26/2009
Posts: 432
Neurons: 4,335
effect > feckless
grammargeek
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 3:12:16 PM

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Joined: 3/21/2009
Posts: 11,145
Neurons: 33,836
Location: Arizona, U.S.
feckless >> feeble
xsmith
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 3:18:49 PM
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Neurons: 4,335
feeble >> effete
grammargeek
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 3:23:00 PM

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Neurons: 33,836
Location: Arizona, U.S.
effete >> decadent
xsmith
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 3:26:55 PM
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Joined: 4/26/2009
Posts: 432
Neurons: 4,335
decadent >> entropy
grammargeek
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 3:28:35 PM

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Neurons: 33,836
Location: Arizona, U.S.
entropy >> energy
xsmith
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 3:35:16 PM
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Joined: 4/26/2009
Posts: 432
Neurons: 4,335
energy >> erg
DarkMoon
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 3:55:32 PM

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Posts: 16,658
Neurons: 46,684
erg >> ergonomics
xsmith
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 4:03:42 PM
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Joined: 4/26/2009
Posts: 432
Neurons: 4,335
ergonomics >> nomenclature
DarkMoon
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 4:08:23 PM

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Joined: 11/22/2009
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Neurons: 46,684
nomenclature >> binomial
Articulate Dreamer
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 4:11:16 PM

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Posts: 11,356
Neurons: 71,151
Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India
binomial>> binary

"...hold infinity in the palm of your hand and eternity in an hour"
xsmith
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 4:15:16 PM
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Neurons: 4,335
binary >> bind
DarkMoon
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 4:18:54 PM

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Joined: 11/22/2009
Posts: 16,658
Neurons: 46,684
bind >> bounds
kaleem
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 6:37:55 PM
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Joined: 12/27/2009
Posts: 3,254
Neurons: 9,948
bounds >> Bounce
grammargeek
Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2010 6:46:05 PM

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Joined: 3/21/2009
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Neurons: 33,836
Location: Arizona, U.S.
bounce >> pounce
Jyrkkä Jätkä
Posted: Monday, April 19, 2010 4:28:20 AM

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Location: Helsinki, Southern Finland Province, Finland
pounce >> plunge


In the beginning there was nothing, which exploded.
grammargeek
Posted: Monday, April 19, 2010 1:29:39 PM

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Location: Arizona, U.S.
plunge >> submerge
Articulate Dreamer
Posted: Monday, April 19, 2010 3:18:06 PM

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Joined: 9/16/2009
Posts: 11,356
Neurons: 71,151
Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India
submerge>>submarine

"...hold infinity in the palm of your hand and eternity in an hour"
grammargeek
Posted: Monday, April 19, 2010 3:41:55 PM

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Location: Arizona, U.S.
submarine >> missile
Galad
Posted: Monday, April 19, 2010 4:28:29 PM

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Joined: 3/23/2009
Posts: 2,579
Neurons: 9,994
Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
missile >> Ballistic


The Law often allows what Honor Forbids- Bernard-Joseph Saurin
kisholoy mukherjee
Posted: Monday, April 19, 2010 4:43:24 PM

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Joined: 10/31/2009
Posts: 3,741
Neurons: 7,777
Location: here and there
ballistic>>supersonic

Gotcha, bud, again
DarkMoon
Posted: Monday, April 19, 2010 4:48:44 PM

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Joined: 11/22/2009
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Neurons: 46,684
supersonic >> speed
grammargeek
Posted: Monday, April 19, 2010 4:54:55 PM

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Location: Arizona, U.S.
speed >> uppers
Articulate Dreamer
Posted: Monday, April 19, 2010 5:05:12 PM

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Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India
uppers>>superiors

"...hold infinity in the palm of your hand and eternity in an hour"
DarkMoon
Posted: Monday, April 19, 2010 5:11:01 PM

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Joined: 11/22/2009
Posts: 16,658
Neurons: 46,684
superiors >> profession
grammargeek
Posted: Monday, April 19, 2010 5:33:02 PM

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Joined: 3/21/2009
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Location: Arizona, U.S.
profession >> careers
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