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Sorry, one more question - I have OUTWARDLY for the clue "This makes lad wry, superficially." I can see that WARDLY is an anagram of "lad wry", but where does the OUT come from? "THIS" doesn't mean...
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I have finished this crossword except for one by which I am completely flummoxed! It's a normal cryptic clue as follows: American president's men associated with dry Watergate fiasco (6) - I have...
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(See other threads for special instructions.) I think that I've finished this crossword, but have a few things I cannot work out: I cannot parse 2D - Loos maybe are something special in North America....
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I think that I have all the answers but I cannot parse the following: 20A I have CREDOS - how does the "taken to heart by the old" parse for the letters C, E and O? 4D I have ENSNARES - how does the...
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Stuck on the last clue 17D Climbing mountain in the morning, traversing hot African countries (7). I have the letters A, E, H and R, but have been puzzling over this for days and can't get anywhere!...
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Pre-amble: "All clues and solutions are normal. However, before entry in the grid the down solutions must be treated in a way indicated by elements of the across entries." I think that I must be being...
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Fourteen solutions need to be partially amended before entry into the grid in a consistent manner by undergoing either a hundredfold increase or a hundredfold decrease. Resulting grid entries are not...
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Special instructions In 15 clues the wordplay (or a second definition) leads to a solution after someone has been 8, the definition for which has gone missing but turns up as a solution elsewhere....
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Stuck on the last six! I think I have the answers, but I can't parse. 1D Ocean's visor lifted now and again here? (6) C?S?N? Casino? 3D Bills to secure banker from Santander seats (10) P?S?E?I?R?...
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Have done some, but am stuck on last six! 5D - Chocolate bar rubbish when taking running exercises (8) - ?E???I?S It looks like AEROBICS (Aero is a chocolate bar), but I can't understand the "BICS"...
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Stuck on quite a few, would appreciate a little help. 6D In which one might talk in Pakistan about turns in the road? Quite the reverse! (4) ?O?R is the enciphered entry. 28A Blessed leader-in-chief...
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Stuck on a few! Any hints appreciatied: 19A After initial loss, South African rugby reaching high point in Australia (5) - I have U?L?U. 22 17 3 Short key, article lost in pilgrimage, in great journey...
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"Wordplay in the clues omits one or more letters required for the defined solution." (Only one letter for each of the clues below.) I think that I have the answers for the following two clues, but I...
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21A Trapped nerve in back? Pull 5 out (8) - I think the answer is CORNERED (I have ?O?N???D), but I can't parse. 14D It prevents discontented druggie getting in (9) - I think the answer is DETERRENT...
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Still unsure about 28D because of the tense, "did" in the clue but "am" in the answer (AMIGO), but looks like it's correct, unless anyone knows better? Thanks....
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Last two and I just can't seem to get anywhere. 3A Lord of Farce, gutted - think this is thematic and the clue for 1A for which I have B?I?. Then there's 30A In the Land of the Rising Sun this sacred...
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Still struggling. I have LEI for 19D Cosh becomes Dosh which is money produced in Romania and LEI is every other letter of Algeria, but it doesn't seem to fit with the corrections to the misprints as...
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Really struggling with 12A in the grid. I have A???S???I, but cannot work out which clue relates to the grid answer?
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Five left as follows, any hints would be appreciated. 17A - Cleric disrobes twice and urinates over crop plants (7, two words); I have ?E?R??? 20A - 100 taken on board Dutch barges (4); I have ???S...
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Struggling with 27A: Cutting flowering bulb - emerald around the edges and regularly patterned (9). I have ?????L?E? in the grid. Hint would be appreciated. Thank you.

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