Brain Game: Exact Change Only

I'm old enough to remember buying soft drinks in glass bottles for a dime, and that memory inspires this week's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Wednesday Wordplay puzzle. Good luck!

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

D I M E
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S O D A

Here is a 5-step SOLUTION.
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