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Archive for October 1st, 2012

Guardian Quiptic 672/Pan

Posted by Pierre on 1st October 2012

Pierre.

Generally a sound puzzle from Pan, but with one or two slightly unusual words.  To be fair, these were well signposted.

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Guardian Cryptic 25755 Rufus

Posted by scchua on 1st October 2012

scchua.

Another Monday Rufus.  Not one for the more advanced (though 27 did hold me up, why I now can’t see).  Thanks to Rufus, for the compact and smooth cluing.   Definitions are underlined in the clues.  [[The pictures at the bottom between them share 2 links with the puzzle.  Please enclose any comments about them in double brackets.]]

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Independent 8101 by Quixote

Posted by NealH on 1st October 2012

NealH.

*=anag, []=dropped, <=reversed, hom=homophone, CD=cryptic def, DD=double def, sp=spoonerism
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Private Eye/Cyclops 478 – Rodent sandwich

Posted by beermagnet on 1st October 2012

beermagnet.

An enjoyable solve.  Although more than half fell in the first pass, the rest needed deconstruction of some interesting wordplay.

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