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Lengthy Word (Posted on 2012-03-29) Difficulty: 3 of 5
A certain word has thirteen letters.

1) Each pair of letters below consists of one letter contained in the word and one "other" letter.

A | B  | C | D | E | F | G | H |  I  | J | L | S | Y |
V | W | Q | M | K | U | N | P | O  | R | X | T | Z |

2) When each "other" letter is put beneath each letter in the word, the "other" letters will appear in alphabetical order.

3) The word has the same number of letters in common with each of the following words:

                     FACE  QUEST  QUICK  SWITCH  WORLD

What is the word?

No Solution Yet Submitted by K Sengupta    
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re: Solution method Comment 4 of 4 |
(In reply to Solution method by Gamer)

Very nice. 

I makes me want to try this puzzle with a different word just to repeat the logic.

  Posted by Jer on 2012-03-30 14:52:23

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