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Improper Prefixes 11

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Puzzle ID:#45085
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Category:Language
Submitted By:cnmne*us*****

 

 

 



The following definitions are for words that appear to have prefixes that lead to those improper definitions. The pronunciation for the "incorrect definition" may be different ("co ward" instead of "coward"). Example: to put something back together before it is broken = prefix (pre fix).

1) to remove a specific body organ
2) extending across the entire task
3) lacking a solid jellylike colloid
4) no longer a collapsible shelter supported by poles


Answer

1) deliver (de liver)
2) transmission (trans mission)
3) angel (an gel)
4) extent (ex tent)

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