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My prefix is a parking lot for ________,
My suffix is infantile paralysis with a _______.
If you remove the letter ____ from my whole,
You get the anagram of the property of water.

What word am I?

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    $\begingroup$ form your whole or from your whole? $\endgroup$ – SteveV Mar 15 at 2:32
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The word is

PORTFOLIO

My prefix is a parking lot for

Boats => PORT,

My suffix is infantile paralysis with a

P => P+olio = POLIO

If you remove the letter ____ form my whole,

remove the letter T

You get the anagram of the property of water.

OILPROOF. Of course, oil and water don't mix!

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    $\begingroup$ how do you get from rot13(cbyvb gb sbyvb?) $\endgroup$ – SteveV Mar 15 at 5:07
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    $\begingroup$ @SteveV rot13(byvb vf gur fhssvk, abg sbyvb. Nqq C gb byvb) $\endgroup$ – long Mar 15 at 5:25
  • $\begingroup$ I know it's been almost three months, but I still don't understand the second line. Shouldn't "with a" be "without a" instead? $\endgroup$ – oAlt Jun 12 at 4:55

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