Find the common first two letters for a set of four words.

Do this for three sets and form a new word with the resulting six letters.

Puzzle Word: ______

Puzzle 1:

2 letters that start the following words:

DefinitionA nonmetallic element, of the halogen group, occurring always in combination, as in the iodides. When isolated it is in the form of dark gray metallic scales, resembling plumbago, soft but brittle, and emitting a chlorinelike odor. Symbol I. Atomic weight 126.5. If heated, iodine volatilizes in beautiful violet vapors.__dine

DefinitionPertaining to, or containing, iodine. See -ous (chemical suffix).__dous

DefinitionTo treat or impregnate with iodine or its compounds; as, to iodize a plate for photography.__dize

DefinitionA salt of iodic acid.__date

Puzzle 2:

2 letters that start the following words:

DefinitionOf, pertaining to, or containing, nitrogen; specifically, designating any one of those compounds in which, as contrasted with nitrous compounds, the element has a higher valence; as, nitric oxide; nitric acid.__tric

DefinitionNine times ten; eighty-nine and one more; as, ninety men.__nety

DefinitionA fore tooth of a horse. The nippers are four in number.__pper

DefinitionA collection of nests.__dary

Puzzle 3:

2 letters that start the following words:

DefinitionOne taken at random rather than by selection; anybody. [Commonly written as two words.]__yone

DefinitionSoothing.__etic

DefinitionBeneath.__eath

DefinitionSame as Annotto.__atto

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