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Archive for July 31st, 2012

Financial Times 14070 Neo

Posted by scchua on 31st July 2012

scchua.

One can depend on Neo to provide a (not overly) challenging and enjoyable puzzle.  A few uncommon words/meanings, but not ungettable, with confirmation from the referrences.  Thanks Neo.  Definitions are underlined in the clues.  [[Each picture at the bottom has an unidentified link to the puzzle.]]

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Independent 8,048 / Eimi

Posted by RatkojaRiku on 31st July 2012

RatkojaRiku.

I haven’t blogged an Eimi puzzle for a while, apart from the joint effort from him and Nimrod to mark the publication of the 8,000th Independent crossword, so I attacked this one with gusto.

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Guardian 25,702 – Paul

Posted by Uncle Yap on 31st July 2012

Uncle Yap.
For the past few months, I have been using this format which allows ready access to the actual clue, simply by holding the cursor over the clue number. Thank you, PeeDee for creating this feature which is very useful for the blogger (I even have my private version which includes the long list of my standard abbreviations) and the readers, whose request for the inclusion of the clues led to this.

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