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Archive for November 10th, 2010

Independent 7,510/Dac

Posted by Ali on 10th November 2010

Ali.

Great stufff as ever from Dac, who can make even the simplest double definition clue effortlessly elegant. There were one or two trickier clues in here I thought, but every one of them was a pleasure to solve.

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Beelzebub 1,080 (31/10/10)

Posted by Simon Harris on 10th November 2010

Simon Harris.

A very tough one this week, I found, with lots of new vocabulary. Blogging without Chambers in front of me, I suspect I may have wrongly hyphenated a couple here.

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Financial Times 13,539 / Aardvark

Posted by Gaufrid on 10th November 2010

Gaufrid.

A relatively gentle solve today though I am not 100% sure that I have the parsing of 17ac correct and so would welcome any other suggestions.

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Guardian 25164 – Araucaria

Posted by Andrew on 10th November 2010

Andrew.

Mostly very straightforward clueing from Araucaria, with just a bit of deviousness at 27ac and a mini-theme linked to 5dn. Unusually, there are no full anagram clues at all, just small partial anagrams in 2dn and 14dn.

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