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What is the original word, and what are the words that it becomes after removing one letter at a time?

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There is a common English word that is nine letters long. Each time you remove a letter from it, it still remains an English word - from nine letters right down to a single letter.

What is the original word, and what are the words that it becomes after removing one letter at a time?

posted Sep 11, 2014 by Riteshwar

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The nine letter word is "STARTLING"
When removed one letter, -- STARTING
on removing one more --- STARING
on removing one more --- STRING
on removing one more -- STING
on removing one more -- SING
on removing one more -- SIN
on removin one more -- IN
on removing final 1 -- I

answer Mar 14, 2015 by Muthulakshmi K



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