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Archive for December 12th, 2011

Guardian Quiptic 630 / Hectence

Posted by Big Dave on 12th December 2011

Big Dave.

Today’s puzzle from Hectence had a good balance of clues and was easy to solve.  Those new to cryptic crosswords might have struggled a bit with constructs like out-fits and de-tailed, but they were reasonably straightforward to work out.

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Guardian 25,503 – Rufus

Posted by Andrew on 12th December 2011

Andrew.

Another straightforward but nicely-constructed puzzle from Rufus, with the usual smooth surfaces. Read the rest of this entry »

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Independent 7849 by Quixote

Posted by NealH on 12th December 2011

NealH.

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