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Archive for August 10th, 2009

Guardian 24774 / Brendan

Posted by mhl on 10th August 2009

mhl.

There’s frequently something special about Brendan’s crosswords and this one is no exception: every clue’s construction is of the form where a single letter is included in another word to give the definition. Quite an achievement, especially considering the smooth surface readings and that when going through the clues initially this wasn’t obvious at all to me. (Apologies for the late post – I was under the mistaken impression that I was doing tomorrow instead.)

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Independent 7119 by Hypnos

Posted by NealH on 10th August 2009

NealH.

*=anag, []=dropped, <=reversed, hom=homophone, CD=cryptic def, DD=double def
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