Pastimes and Pleasures III
This challenge contains 5 laddergrams.
Enter a six-letter word for the first definition in the first box. Drop one letter and then rearrange the remaining letters to form a word that will fit the second definition and enter it in the second box. Drop one letter from that word and rearrange the remaining letters to form a word that fits the third definition and enter it in the third box. Now put the first dropped letter in the far left column and the second dropped letter in the far right column.

Repeat the process for the boxes in the remaining rows, and two related words will be created in the first and last columns when read from top to bottom. Go ahead; try it!


Laddergram 11: Flowers and Spring
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Definitions 11
 1. phalange
 4. killer
 7. dissolved part
10. runners
13. unaccented
 2. royal rule
 5. 365-day intervals
 8. stringed instruments
11. units of land area
14. quinine water
 3. Ireland
 6. facile
 9. slattern
12. cicatrix
15. I summon (L)
 

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Laddergram 12: Silence and Serenity
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Definitions 12
 1. French card game
 4. brings together
 7. attacked
10. minute quantities
13. buccaneer
 2. hushed
 5. component parts
 8. desiccated
11. fixed gaze
14. pig-like mammal
 3. small case
 6. louse eggs
 9. comedian Foxx
12. rodents
15. matching set
 

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Laddergram 13: Wager and Win
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Definitions 13
 1. sugar-yielding trees
 4. automatons
 7. prairies
10. coated with icing
13. palpebra
 2. men and boys
 5. caligae
 8. schemes
11. sylvan clearing
14. relinquish
 3. auction
 6. botfly larvae
 9. chums
12. happy
15. prevaricated
 

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Laddergram 14: Friends and Salutations
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Definitions 14
 1. military greeting
 4. "jarhead"
 7. hinged tool
10. winner
13. deception
 2. Eskimo
 5. excavator
 8. steeple
11. toruslike
14. proclamation
 3. stringed instrument
 6. guide strap
 9. representatives (abbr.)
12. unruly uprising
15. dictionary (abbr.)
 

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Laddergram 15: Heart and Soul
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Definitions 15
 1. grinned
 4. pawed
 7. dash
10. formularized in style
13. fold
 2. slip
 5. crippled
 8. publish
11. cone-shaped
14. delete
 3. atoll
 6. blend
 9. journey
12. nummus
15. scorch
 

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