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By changing the third letter of each of the words below, can you make another valid word.

You have to change each word such that the third letters will reveal a ten letter word when read downwards.

Therefore, what now reads KRZSAPROKD will be a real word.

BAKE
CURE
MAZE
PEST
NEAT
ROPE
PORT
FOOD
POKE
SODA

Puzzle Copyright © Kevin Stone

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Answer: Strawberry.

BAKE >> BASE
CURE >> CUTE
MAZE >> MARE
PEST >> PEAT
NEAT >> NEWT
ROPE >> ROBE
PORT >> POET
FOOD >> FORD
POKE >> PORE
SODA >> SOYA

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