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Vitamised [BB414]

19 May, 2013

Creeping into winter, it’s time to mash some veggies to keep the lurgies at bay. See if you can process vegetables of the matching lengths below, in order to create nine familiar words. SH(4), say, is SHEKEL, where LEEK has been mashed. Now apply your verbal wands to this batch. And can you offer another mixed medley?

  1. P(3)ENT
  2. SH(4)G
  3. TU(4)AT
  4. L(5)ESS
  5. SIN(6)
  6. B(5)
  7. T(6)
  8. H(6)P
  9. F(6)H

BB413 SOLUTION: Video-Ezy, Compaq, Whiskas, Cap’n Snooze, Vita-Weets, Mortal Kombat, Quik, BlackBerry, Blu-Tack, Berri (Other brands may meet the demands.)

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