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            ┃I T S┃           
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SHHHWACK!!

What am I planning to do with the pieces?

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It appears that you're

planning to switch both sides of them. Each of these words forms a new word when you take the two pieces and swap them; for example, BARS✂️TOOL and PIN✂️TAILS become TOOLBARS and TAILSPIN.

A full list of the results:

BARS✂TOOL → TOOL|BARS PIN✂TAILS → TAILS|PIN HEADS✂HOT → HOT|HEADS EYE✂WALL → WALL|EYE KING✂PIN → PIN|KING ING✂RAIN → RAIN|ING SEL✂VES → VES|SEL GER✂MAN → MAN|GER ER✂RING → RING|ER AL✂TARS → TARS|AL AL✂PINE → PINE|AL RIPE✂ST → ST|RIPE EN✂LIST → LIST|EN BOW✂EL → EL|BOW AS✂IDE → IDE|AS AR✂SON → SON|AR AR✂CED → CED|AR AN✂GLE → GLE|AN AL✂LOY → LOY|AL SE✂VER → VER|SE PAS✂TA → TA|PAS PE✂TRI → TRI|PE WI✂KI → KI|WI IS✂LE → LE|IS LY✂RE → RE|LY ME✂SA → SA|ME CH✂IN → IN|CH DE✂MO → MO|DE ON✂TO → TO|ON E✂MANATE → MANATE|E EIGHT✂H → H|EIGHT E✂THOS → THOS|E E✂THER → THER|E ANGE✂R → R|ANGE OUGH✂T → T|OUGH OUTE✂R → R|OUTE EASE✂L → L|EASE EART✂H → H|EART C✂ILIA → ILIA|C P✂ROM → ROM|P RIO✂T → T|RIO RAP✂T → T|RAP R✂USE → USE|R N✂OPE → OPE|N EAR✂N → N|EAR EAS✂T → T|EAS ACH✂E → E|ACH A✂IDE → IDE|A AME✂N → N|AME ANE✂W → W|ANE F✂LEA → LEA|F E✂MUS → MUS|E E✂ELS → ELS|E F✂REE → REE|F G✂RIN → RIN|G HIN✂T → T|HIN LUM✂P → P|LUM LEA✂P → P|LEA ITE✂M → M|ITE PE✂A → A|PE N✂OW → OW|N L✂OW → OW|L IN✂K → K|IN HO✂W → W|HO D✂ELUDE → ELUDE|D D✂ICE → ICE|D EDITION✂S → S|EDITION WINDLES✂S → S|WINDLES S✂TRUCK → TRUCK|S CARES✂S → S|CARES EXIST✂S → S|EXIST HAVEN✂S → S|HAVEN ELECT✂S → S|ELECT HOVEL✂S → S|HOVEL LAYER✂S → S|LAYER LIME✂S → S|LIME HUNT✂S → S|HUNT IDLE✂S → S|IDLE HIRE✂S → S|HIRE HARP✂S → S|HARP HARK✂S → S|HARK S✂WARM → WARM|S S✂URGE → URGE|S S✂WORD → WORD|S S✂WINE → WINE|S PAS✂S → S|PAS KIS✂S → S|KIS OAK✂S → S|OAK OAR✂S → S|OAR OIL✂S → S|OIL ORE✂S → S|ORE OUR✂S → S|OUR HOE✂S → S|HOE IT✂S → S|IT

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