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Delete after...

I am looking to delete anything that occurs on a line, after 5 spaces in a row.

So If the text read:

word   test
word     delete
word           delete

The two instances of 'delete', and a space or two before them, would be deleted.
1 Solution
while( <DATA> ){
   s/(?<= {5}).*//;
word   test
word     delete
word           delete
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