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Can you name the answers to the hints, where each answer has the same letters (minus one) as the answer above it?
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Sample Set: DANCE ACNE CAN AN A . The number in parantheses after each clue indicates the number of letters in the answer.
Letter Subtraction X
Wood alcohol, or organic solvent CH3OH (8)
Organic compound obtained from peppermint or other mint oils (7)
Liquefied by heat (6)
A yellow, oval citrus fruit with thick skin and fragrant, acidic juice (5)
Christmas tune that is actually an alternative word for 'Christmas' from Middle English (4)
Not off (2)
Symbol for the SI unit of force (1)
Sweater; type of knit shirt than has an open front (8)
Checking IDs at the door of a bar, or producing a clean, continuous web from fibers (7)
Plumbing fixture that provides an exit-point for waste water (5)
Liquid precipitation (4)
Somerhalder of 'The Vampire Diaries,' or Terry of 'Big Brother 14' (U.S.) (3)
Not out (2)
The third partner of 'me' and 'myself' (1)
Parliamentary procedure where an individual extends debate, allowing a lone member to delay or entirely prevent a vote on a given proposal (10)
19th century light, two-wheeled open carriages with two seats (9)
Huskiest; strongest (8)
Small pocket of fluid within the upper layers of the skin (7)
Units of volume equal to 1,000 cubic centimeters each (6)
Ring-shaped coverings on the rims of car wheels (5)
To mix or agitate (ie: in cooking) (4)
To be seated (3)
Follows 'la' and precedes 'do' (2)
_____-bone steak, from the short loin of the cow (1)
One who declares to give up or reject earthly pleasures, as in monastic life (10)
It is closely related to peach, but is a member of the family Rosaceae (9)
An opening that allows access to a place, or to hold someone's attention and fill with wonder and delight (8)
To bring a law into effect again when the original statute has been repealed (7)
To bring something into existence (6)
Rigidly upright or straight (5)
A perennial woody plant (4)
What a golfer hits the golf ball off of (3)
Famous Julius Caesar line (à la Shakespeare): '_____ tu, Brute?' (2)
Most commonly used letter in English, French, German, and Spanish (1)
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