Pastimes and Pleasures X
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 46: Horizontal and Vertical
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Definitions 46
 1. fabric sample
 4. spring back
 7. sibyl
10. sized proportionately
13. tension
 2. melts
 5. intestinal flora
 8. transparent
11. design transfer
14. long curl
 3. headgear
 6. anoplurans
 9. passementrie
12. tatting
15. relax
 

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Laddergram 47: Brain Teasers
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Definitions 47
1. frosted
4. metrical feet
7. sparkles
10. pictures
13. irritable
2. ogled
5. backs of necks
8. ♂ ♂
11. matches
14. out of practice
3. stupefy
6. enclosures
9. auction
12. shapely legs
15. Mongolian tent
 

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Laddergram 48: Mind Benders
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Definitions 48
 1. annoy
 4. serving of bacon
 7. antonym of digital
10. sequential
13. genuflects
 2. disparate
 5. portion
 8. beside
11. chest sounds
14. silky
 3. demigod
 6. foolhardy
 9. lengthy
12. authentic
15. wapitis
 

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Laddergram 49: Sudoku Squares
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Definitions 49
1. orchestrates
4. seaman
7. pincers
10. fully staked
13. delight
2. portals
5. rages against
8. steeple
11. horse
14. petitions
3. satisfy
6. jib
9. bodybuilding sets
12. golf pegs
15. wan
 

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Laddergram 50: Hocus Pocus
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Definitions 50
 1. materfamilias
 4. has originated
 7. titans
10. sibling's daughters
13. gallinaceous
     hatchlings
 2. alternative
 5. femme fatale
 8. pious person
11. setting
14. hayseeds
 3. luminary
 6. trig ratio
 9. formicae (L)
12. has been viewed
15. Greek letters
 

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