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Archive for November 22nd, 2007

Guardian 24241: Chifonie — Know your abbreviations

Posted by jetdoc on 22nd November 2007

jetdoc.

A pretty straightforward daily cryptic, though you did need to know a few single-letter and two-letter abbreviations (like three ‘meanings’ of D). There were several obvious, as it seemed to me, anagrams; if anyone found them less obvious, I’ll gladly explain. Read the rest of this entry »

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Independent 6584 by Phi

Posted by nmsindy on 22nd November 2007

nmsindy.

Phi usually appears on Friday rather than today (Thursday).      Wondered if there was a date-specific reason for this, but cannot see a theme.    Quite an easy puzzle, I found.   Solving time, 15 mins

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Independent on Sunday 927 by Quixote

Posted by nmsindy on 22nd November 2007

nmsindy.

Tougher than usual, I thought. Solving time: 31 mins

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