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Puzzle ID:#428
Fun:*** (2.32)
Difficulty:* (0.77)
Submitted By:Spikejw1***
Corrected By:Dave




What occurs once in a minute, twice in a moment, but never in a thousand years?


There is 1 m in the word minute, 2 in the word moment, but none in the words thousand years.


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Mar 13, 2005

good one, bit easy though
Oct 28, 2005

that was good, but the hint really gave it away
Mar 07, 2006

Didn't use the hint and got it. I was thinking of millenium until I looked at the M's and realized you did that on purpose

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