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Archive for July 9th, 2007

Independent 6467 by Mordred

Posted by nmsindy on 9th July 2007

nmsindy.

An enjoyable and rather unusual crossword in that I solved it quite fast from definitions and seeing what fit rather than immediately understanding all the clues. Do not understand 4 down though. (Thanks, Ken Owen for explaining this) (There’s a Nina in the puzzle – I won’t give it here in case you want to look again at the puzzle, but will put it after the clue explanations)

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Guardian 24,124, Rufus: Crossing the rubicon

Posted by michod on 9th July 2007

michod.

Rufus at his best. Took about 15 minutes, with fewer cryptic definitions than usual, but his skill in that department evident in the ordinary definitions – well concealed, with a high proportion using ambiguous words to mislead.  

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