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The Atlantic Monthly | May 2002
 
The Puzzler
Answers to the April Puzzler

"Loops"

by Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
 
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The April Puzzler Solution

1. a. INFER + N + O b. SEIZE (homophone) c. HONOREE (anag.) d. DEUCE (double def.) 2. a. LEE(R)S b. TWE(A + K)ED c. T + AXED d. M(A + M + M)OTH 3. a. MAJ + ORS (rev.) b. PU(TO)FF c. VER + ST (rev rev.) d. CRO + QUET (homophone) 4. a. NUCLEI (anag.) b. BRIE + FED c. CAR + BOYS d. GEAR (anag.) 5. a. RAPTOR (anag.) b. TH(R)E + AD c. OS + W + E + GO d. SING(L)E 6. a. JA(LOP)Y b. CR + OFT c. LAB + OUR d. CHEKHOV (check off homophone) 7. a. ZI(ON + IS)T b. M(A + STAB)A c. PRI(A)M d. ROOD + S (rev.) 8. a. CO(A)XES b. EUROPE (hidden) c. MAR + QUEE(N) d. A(DIE)U



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