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Independent on Sunday 984 by Quixote (21 Dec 2008)

Posted by nmsindy on 25th December 2008

nmsindy.

Christmas puzzle, with one 47-letter answer over 5 normal grid entries – this made it a more difficult puzzle than usual from Quixote, but I was eventually able to work it out as crossing letters helped along with the anagram fodder. Solving time, 32 mins.

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Financial Times 12,951 – Alberich

Posted by Uncle Yap on 25th December 2008

Uncle Yap.

MERRY CHRISTMAS & A HAPPY NEW YEAR
Monday FT Prize Crossword on 15 December 2008

dd = double definition
cd = cryptic definition
rev = reversed or reversal
ins = insertion
cha = charade
ha = hidden answer
*(fodder) = anagram

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