Pastimes and Pleasures VIII
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 36: Work and Play
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Definitions 36
 1. collar extensions
 4. taillike
 7. small creek
10. pick
13. sermonize
 2. calyx part
 5. of a duke
 8. large farm
11. selected
14. inexpensive
 3. primates
 6. clothed
 9. scorch
12. stockings
15. stride
 

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Laddergram 37: Canals and Channels
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Definitions 37
 1. welter
 4. Greek verb tense
 7. strainer
10. coils of yarn
13. rivulet
 2. permit
 5. brawls
 8. aviator
11. pelts
14. vapor
 3. Roman jar
 6. budge
 9. vitality
12. transgressions
15. squad
 

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Laddergram 38: Neptune and Salacia
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Definitions 38
 1. marvel
 4. crinkle
 7. brook
10. drizzled
13. hoofer
 2. male bee
 5. loose rock debris
 8. female horses
11. deplete
14. beaten with a rod
 3. geek
 6. arid
 9. weapons
12. peeling
15. freshwater minnow
 

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Laddergram 39: Rest and Relaxation
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Definitions 39
 1. Michaelmas daisies
 4. manger
 7. plaits
10. sullied
13. flamen
 2. long lock of hair
 5. durable
 8. sorties
11. slip
14. mushroom stalk
 3. respite
 6. arthritic disease
 9. clears out
12. small island
15. skewer
 

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Laddergram 40: Offerings and Prayers
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Definitions 40
 1. seaman
 4. lasso
 7. honorifics
10. hymns
13. twine
 2. stirs up
 5. crown
 8. fence ladder
11. backs of neck
14. sharp pain
 3. grain elevator
 6. he plows (Latin)
 9. small island
12. bridge
15. ringing sound
 

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