## The Near-Anagram Game

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MathAndCode
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### The Near-Anagram Game

I had fun at Word Chains, so I have decided to create a similar game here.
Each player must modify the letters of the previous word in one of three ways:
• Removing one letter
• Replacing one letter with another
The player should then post a word using the new set of letters, preferably rearranged. For example, in response to steal, one could respond with (among other possibilities):
• late (removing the s)
• waste (replacing the l with a w)
In order to encourage novelty, please try to use words with at least four letters (preferably with at least five), avoid using any words that have already been used recently, and rearrange the letters as much as possible each time. If you want, you can come up with a goal word that you're trying to get to—but don't tell anyone else what that word is.

The first word shall be signal.
Marine has a non-centered Moore neighborhood and at least one elementary gun with a very high period (11,843).
I'm in the process of reducing the glider cost of universal construction.

BokaBB
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

MathAndCode wrote:
October 6th, 2020, 4:44 pm
I had fun at Word Chains, so I have decided to create a similar game here.
Each player must modify the letters of the previous word in one of three ways:
• Removing one letter
• Replacing one letter with another
The player should then post a word using the new set of letters, preferably rearranged. For example, in response to steal, one could respond with (among other possibilities):
• late (removing the s)
• waste (replacing the l with a w)
In order to encourage novelty, please try to use words with at least four letters (preferably with at least five), avoid using any words that have already been used recently, and rearrange the letters as much as possible each time. If you want, you can come up with a goal word that you're trying to get to—but don't tell anyone else what that word is.

The first word shall be signal.
Definitely a mind game.Also sounds fun.
Do you have noticed my message recently?
Asign
Have a good day!

BokaBB

MathAndCode
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

BokaBB wrote:
October 6th, 2020, 4:49 pm
Also sounds fun.
Thank you.
BokaBB wrote:
October 6th, 2020, 4:49 pm
Do you have noticed my message recently?
Assuming that you mean in Word Chains, I replied with covert.
BokaBB wrote:
October 6th, 2020, 4:49 pm
Asign
I assume that you meant assign. Please be careful with spelling in this thread because it matters here.
sings
Marine has a non-centered Moore neighborhood and at least one elementary gun with a very high period (11,843).
I'm in the process of reducing the glider cost of universal construction.

wzkchem5
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

kings
The Red Phoenix, The Yellow Phoenix, The Pink Phoenix And The Multicolored Phoenix

BokaBB
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

MathAndCode wrote:
October 6th, 2020, 6:31 pm
BokaBB wrote:
October 6th, 2020, 4:49 pm
Also sounds fun.
Thank you.
BokaBB wrote:
October 6th, 2020, 4:49 pm
Do you have noticed my message recently?
Assuming that you mean in Word Chains, I replied with covert.
BokaBB wrote:
October 6th, 2020, 4:49 pm
Asign
I assume that you meant assign. Please be careful with spelling in this thread because it matters here.
sings
I wrote you a private message called ,,Hello!",but you likely deleted it.
Sink
Have a good day!

BokaBB

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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

Skin
Bx222 IS MY WORST ENEMY.

The ENEERG-y of the EVAD is watching.
The 70th NAI-ve guy is watching.

MathAndCode
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

BokaBB wrote:
October 7th, 2020, 3:07 am
I wrote you a private message called ,,Hello!",but you likely deleted it.
I haven't gotten any private messages from you.
Entity Valkyrie 2 wrote:
October 7th, 2020, 6:56 am
Skin
risk
Marine has a non-centered Moore neighborhood and at least one elementary gun with a very high period (11,843).
I'm in the process of reducing the glider cost of universal construction.

BokaBB
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

MathAndCode wrote:
October 7th, 2020, 9:38 am
BokaBB wrote:
October 7th, 2020, 3:07 am
I wrote you a private message called ,,Hello!",but you likely deleted it.
I haven't gotten any private messages from you.
Entity Valkyrie 2 wrote:
October 7th, 2020, 6:56 am
Skin
risk
Not sure, maybe I failed to send it.
It was just introducing you to my rules. Check them if you desire.
Skirt
Have a good day!

BokaBB

MathAndCode
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

BokaBB wrote:
October 7th, 2020, 10:11 am
Skirt
tiers
Marine has a non-centered Moore neighborhood and at least one elementary gun with a very high period (11,843).
I'm in the process of reducing the glider cost of universal construction.

wzkchem5
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

MathAndCode wrote:
October 7th, 2020, 10:26 am
BokaBB wrote:
October 7th, 2020, 10:11 am
Skirt
tiers
tribe
The Red Phoenix, The Yellow Phoenix, The Pink Phoenix And The Multicolored Phoenix

BokaBB
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

Merit
Have a good day!

BokaBB

MathAndCode
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

BokaBB wrote:
October 7th, 2020, 10:47 am
Merit
hermit
Marine has a non-centered Moore neighborhood and at least one elementary gun with a very high period (11,843).
I'm in the process of reducing the glider cost of universal construction.

wzkchem5
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

MathAndCode wrote:
October 7th, 2020, 1:32 pm
BokaBB wrote:
October 7th, 2020, 10:47 am
Merit
hermit
thermo
The Red Phoenix, The Yellow Phoenix, The Pink Phoenix And The Multicolored Phoenix

MathAndCode
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

wzkchem5 wrote:
October 7th, 2020, 8:33 pm
thermo
remote
Marine has a non-centered Moore neighborhood and at least one elementary gun with a very high period (11,843).
I'm in the process of reducing the glider cost of universal construction.

wwei23
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

MathAndCode wrote:
October 7th, 2020, 8:44 pm
remote
Demote
//I hope you know where I'm going.
@Hunting so we're making a referential signature chain?

MathAndCode
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

wwei23 wrote:
October 23rd, 2020, 12:11 am
Demote
//I hope you know where I'm going.
method
(We should not try to coordinate because trying to coordinate reduces the fun.)
Marine has a non-centered Moore neighborhood and at least one elementary gun with a very high period (11,843).
I'm in the process of reducing the glider cost of universal construction.

wwei23
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

MathAndCode wrote:
October 23rd, 2020, 12:43 am
method
//I couldn't think of anything with one word, so have a two-word version:
Do math
//Is the Internet Anagram server allowed?
@Hunting so we're making a referential signature chain?

Schiaparelliorbust
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

//Before I post a word, I noticed that sink -> skin is an invalid move.
Me, BokaBB, Moosey, Saka and some others are working on a language! Feel free to help us. viewtopic.php?f=12&t=4772

MathAndCode
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

wwei23 wrote:
October 23rd, 2020, 12:59 am
//I couldn't think of anything with one word, so have a two-word version:
(Using only single words is required.)
Schiaparelliorbust wrote:
October 23rd, 2020, 1:18 am
//Before I post a word, I noticed that sink -> skin is an invalid move.
(I noticed that, but by when I noticed it, disqualifying everything after it did not make sense.)
Marine has a non-centered Moore neighborhood and at least one elementary gun with a very high period (11,843).
I'm in the process of reducing the glider cost of universal construction.

Schiaparelliorbust
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

MathAndCode wrote:
October 23rd, 2020, 12:43 am
method
(We should not try to coordinate because trying to coordinate reduces the fun.)
emoted
//I checked online after thinking of this word, only doeth and homed showed up.
//What happens if we get stuck?
Edit://Oh wait, I made a mistake.
Me, BokaBB, Moosey, Saka and some others are working on a language! Feel free to help us. viewtopic.php?f=12&t=4772

EvinZL
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

demoted

Code: Select all

x = 59, y = 12, rule = B2i3-kq4j/S2-i3
.2A7.2A35.2A7.2A$3A7.3A15.3A15.3A7.3A$.2A7.2A15.A3.A15.2A7.2A$26.A5.A$26.A5.A$26.3A.3A2$26.3A.3A$26.A5.A$26.A5.A$27.A3.A$28.3A!


Hdjensofjfnen
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

denoted, for lack of anything better

Code: Select all

x = 5, y = 9, rule = B3-jqr/S01c2-in3
3bo$4bo$o2bo$2o2$2o$o2bo$4bo$3bo! Code: Select all x = 7, y = 5, rule = B3/S2-i3-y4i 4b3o$6bo$o3b3o$2o\$bo!


Schiaparelliorbust
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

Hdjensofjfnen wrote:
October 25th, 2020, 4:06 am
denoted, for lack of anything better
dented
//In the future, if we get stuck, I propose that we do two or more of the transformations to a word.
Me, BokaBB, Moosey, Saka and some others are working on a language! Feel free to help us. viewtopic.php?f=12&t=4772

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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

Schiaparelliorbust wrote:
October 25th, 2020, 4:22 am
dented
defend
praosylen#5847 (Discord)

x₁=ηx
V*_η=c²√(Λη)
K=(Λu²)/2
Pₐ=1−1/(∫^∞_t₀(p(t)ˡ⁽ᵗ⁾)dt)

$$x_1=\eta x$$
$$V^*_\eta=c^2\sqrt{\Lambda\eta}$$
$$K=\frac{\Lambda u^2}2$$
$$P_a=1-\frac1{\int^\infty_{t_0}p(t)^{l(t)}dt}$$

MathAndCode
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### Re: The Near-Anagram Game

A for awesome wrote:
October 25th, 2020, 5:16 pm
defend
fender
Marine has a non-centered Moore neighborhood and at least one elementary gun with a very high period (11,843).
I'm in the process of reducing the glider cost of universal construction.