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Archive for March 11th, 2009

Financial Times 13,022 / Monk

Posted by Gaufrid on 11th March 2009

Gaufrid.

A most enjoyable puzzle with, as is usual for Monk, some excellent surfaces. Unfortunately I am unable, as yet, to explain the wordplay in 14d. Edit: now explained by Nmsindy, see below.

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Independent 6989 by Dac

Posted by nmsindy on 11th March 2009

nmsindy.

Excellent puzzle from Dac, as usual, solving time 14 mins

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Guardian 24,644/Rover

Posted by Andrew on 11th March 2009

Andrew.

Fairly typically for Rover (who I think of as a kind of Rufus-lite) this started off quite easily, but was rather spoilt for me by some vague and unsatisfactory cryptic definitions, especially 9ac.

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