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Archive for May 7th, 2009

FT 13,070/ Orense

Posted by smiffy on 7th May 2009

smiffy.

Some bog-standard gridonomics from Orense today. The word PILOT appearing in the left hand column caught my eye, but the opposite edge doesn’t seem to contain anything related by way of a continuation.

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Guardian 24,693 – Gordius

Posted by manehi on 7th May 2009

manehi.

Found most of this straightforward, but did have to check the definitions of 10, 24 and 27. Particularly liked 12. Read the rest of this entry »

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Independent 7,038/Morph

Posted by Ali on 7th May 2009

Ali.

The Indy has been on rather fine form of late and this puzzle was certainly one of the most enjoyable ones I’ve done in a while. Some very nice clues here and there’s a mini-theme too, with answers to some clues suffixed by their clue numbers giving film titles (Ocean’s Eleven, Alien 3, etc.). We may only see him roughly once per month, but Morph is always worth the wait.

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Independent on Sunday 1003 by Quixote (3 May 2009)

Posted by nmsindy on 7th May 2009

nmsindy.

Solving time, 16 mins

* = anagram

ACROSS

6 CAT (A) COMB

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Financial Times 13,061 – Falcon

Posted by Uncle Yap on 7th May 2009

Uncle Yap.

Monday Prize Crossword on 27 April 2009
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 13,060 by Cincinnus

Posted by Pete Maclean on 7th May 2009

Pete Maclean.

Prize puzzle from the Weekend FT of April 25
A slightly more challenging Cincinnus puzzle than usual by my reckoning. I especially like 3D and 19D.

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