Pastimes and Pleasures IX
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 41: Egeria et Juturna
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Definitions 41
 1. coldest season
 4. nacreous
 7. material
10. cleric
13. tie up
 2. bury
 5. answer
 8. more docile
11. junkets
14. molars
 3. ritual
 6. prog. lang.
 9. assess
12. whisk
15. head (Fr)
 

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Laddergram 42: Fontes et Putei
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Definitions 42
 1. dormant
 4. reddish-yellow
 7. utilitarian
10. average
13. fine-tunes
 2. permit
 5. oven
 8. stokes
11. decent
14. vigils
 3. hello (Fr)
 6. sounded
 9. meld
12. love (L)
15. debilitated
 

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Laddergram 43: Runoff and Offal
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Definitions 43
 1. curtains
 4. abrades
 7. flat ring
10. drizzled
13. evoke
 2. ravaged
 5. replace turf
 8. apportion
11. deplete
14. excavated
 3. trim
 6. hinds
 9. poss. pronoun
12. South African coin
15. ten-cent coin
 

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Laddergram 44: Babble and Gurgle
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Definitions 44
 1. hawsers
 4. laud
 7. trustworthy
10. Greek verb tense
13. chipped
 2. marten fur
 5. steeple
 8. demo. pronoun
11. threesomes
14. simulated
 3. auction
 6. tarts
 9. ð ð ð
12. budge
15. diminish
 

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Laddergram 45: Pristine and Potable
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Definitions 45
 1. travesties
 4. distress signals
 7. less difficult
10. ice dancer
13. cornute
 2. frighten
 5. Siphonapterans
 8. get up
11. giver antonym
14. male bee
 3. cauterize
 6. strongbox
 9. Indian garment
12. hike
15. finished
 

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