Brain Game: Naked Fingers?

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Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Wednesday Wordplay challenge is a more-difficult-than-most word ladder. Good luck:

By changing one letter in each step to form English words, and leaving all other letters in their original positions, convert HANDS into GLOVE in the fewest possible steps.

H A N D S
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G L O V E

Here is a 9-step SOLUTION.

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September 19, 2012 - 3:30am
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