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Archive for December 30th, 2008

Independent 6,928/Glow-Worm

Posted by Ali on 30th December 2008

Ali.

Good stuff from Glow-Worm, whose recent Listener puzzle is still on my to-do pile. There’s a mini theme here, with 4 answers contaning the word PLUS and a further reference at 1A. I struggled with some less common words which I’m guessing were needed to fit the theme. Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 24,583 – Brendan

Posted by Uncle Yap on 30th December 2008

Uncle Yap.

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

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Financial Times 12962 / Jason

Posted by C G Rishikesh on 30th December 2008

C G Rishikesh.

Two words (12a, 17d) were new to me but both were easily obtainable from wordplay.

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