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Archive for November 24th, 2009

Independent 7,210 by Tyrus

Posted by Simon Harris on 24th November 2009

Simon Harris.

*=anag, []=dropped, <=reversed, hom=homophone, cd=cryptic definition, dd=double definition.

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Posted in Independent | 18 Comments »

Financial Times 13,242 / Jason

Posted by Agentzero on 24th November 2009

Agentzero.

Unfortunately the grid that appeared with this puzzle was incorrect.  There are two blacked-out squares that should not have been blacked out: the square between what is given in the grid as 13 across and 14 across, and the square between what is given in the grid as 23 across and 24 across.  If these are unblacked and the lights renumbered accordingly, everything makes sense, but I suspect many solvers will have given up and gone on to something else before getting this far.

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Posted in FT | 13 Comments »

Guardian 24865 – Gordius

Posted by Uncle Yap on 24th November 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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Posted in Guardian | 49 Comments »