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Archive for February 13th, 2012

Guardian Quiptic 639 Orlando

Posted by scchua on 13th February 2012


Thanks Orlando for a staple Quiptic – cryptic definitions, double definitions, some cryptic too, and not too complex charades and anagrams.  Elegantly straightforward clues, but still enjoyable.  Definitions are underlined in the clues.  The pictures have unidentified links with the crossword – hint:  there are  5 pairs and 2 singles, though all of them have been arranged in no particular order.

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Guardian 25,557 / Rufus

Posted by Eileen on 13th February 2012


Not quite so many cryptic definitions this morning, which will please those who don’t like them, but plenty of the characteristic double definitions and some excellent anagrams in this fun puzzle to start the week. Many thanks, Rufus!

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Independent 7903 by Quixote

Posted by NealH on 13th February 2012


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