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Operation: Brainstorm [BB510]

24 May, 2015

No puzzle for the squeamish today. Each word has lost its body part, meaning PUNISHING, which holds SHIN, appears as PUNIG (4). Can you perform the vital surgery under pressure?

Please note, the last FOUR examples all require a body part of five letters.

DA1 - RESCH

DA2 - DIAG

DA3 - WTH

DA4 - OBD

DA5 - FRIESS

DA6 - SACRIE

DA7 - MAIST

DA8 - CELIER

DA9 - THSS

DA10 - VER

DA11 - DEY

DA12 - ORRA

SOLUTION NEXT WEEK

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