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Archive for June 30th, 2009

Independent 7084 by Virgilius

Posted by nmsindy on 30th June 2009


An incredible puzzle – absolutely brilliant.   In line with 14 across EVERY across solution  had the name of a tree within the word as an internal part.   The clues are, as always from Virgilius a real joy.    Solving time, 12 mins.   In across clues, trees shown in bold.     Many thanks, Virgilius!

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Financial Times 13,116 / Courtier

Posted by Gaufrid on 30th June 2009


I don’t recognise the setter’s pseudonym so it is either a new contributor or a rebranding of an existing one for the purpose of this tennis related puzzle.

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Guardian 24,739 – Araucaria

Posted by Uncle Yap on 30th June 2009

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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