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mud, crust, dull, sudden, bud, stuff, subtract, hut, hundred, plum, lump, tunnel, busy, dust, struck, club, drum, luck, bulb, bunch, crush, summer, suppose

_________ The edible, fleshy stone fruit of Prunus domestica, often of a dark red or purple colour.
_________ Something that protrudes, sticks out, or sticks together; a cluster or blob; a mound, hill, or group.
_________ A dirty mixture of water and soil.
_________ Fine, dry particles of matter.
_________ A group of a number of similar things, either growing together, or in a cluster or clump.
_________ A more solid, dense or hard layer on a surface or boundary.
_________ Miscellaneous items; things.
_________ Doing a great deal; having a lot of things to do in the space of time given.
_________ A percussive musical instrument spanned with a thin covering on at least one end for striking, forming an acoustic chamber, affecting what materials are used to make it.
_________ A small wooden shed.
_________ A numerical value equal to 100 (102), occurring after ninety nine.
_________ Lacking the ability to cut easily; not sharp.
_________ To remove or reduce; especially to reduce a quantity or number.
_________ An underground or underwater passage.
_________ One of four seasons, traditionally the second, marked by the longest and typically hottest days of the year due to the inclination of the Earth.
_________ Simple past tense and past participle of strike.
_________ Something that happens to someone by chance, a chance occurrence.
_________ Any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end.
_________ Happening quickly and with little or no warning.
_________ A heavy stick intended for use as a weapon.
_________ A newly formed leaf or flower that has not yet unfolded.
_________ To take for granted; to conclude, with less than absolute supporting data; to believe.
_________ A violent collision or compression; a crash; destruction; ruin.