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DT 28559 – DT 28,562

DT 28559 Amphibians, with short feet going in two directions (4) = EFTS short feet = FT, directions = E,(W,N),S DT 28561 Malign deal protecting University College (7) = TRADUCE deal = TRADE, University College = UC EFT = Amphibian, … Continue reading

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DT 467

DT 467 Cryptic Cat and dog injured during short mass meeting (7) = RAGDOLL injured = anagram (of dog), during = containment, mass meeting = RALLY, short = deletion DT 467 Quick Gloom (4) = MURK Archangel (5)= URIEL Italian … Continue reading

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DT 446

Half of your frogs hiker found jumping about in grass (9,3) = YORKSHIRE FOG half of your = YO, jumping about = anagram (of frogs hiker) YORKSHIRE FOG = grass

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Toughie 1808

Forage crop in Swiss canton (7) = LUCERNE Double definition. Split atom, dry inside (6) = BISECT atom = BIT, dry = SEC LUCERNE = Forage crop; plant resembling clover

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DT 444

Small amount of alcohol in brandy glass (7) = SNIFTER Double definition.

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DT 443

Arrived ready to play round middle of afternoon (6,2) = TURNED UP ready to play = TUNED UP, middle of afternoon = R Collections of CDs about origin of am-dram? They may be acquired in a theatre (3,5) = BOX … Continue reading

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DT 28403 – DT 28407

DT 28403 Met Blur, excitedly — many were carried away by it and lost their heads (7) = TUMBREL excitedly = anagram (of Met Blur) Last in and favourite: This by itself would be in a gradual process (6) = … Continue reading

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