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AFR Cryptic (Easter 2021) Solution

How did your Easter (egg) hunt go? Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 SELFISH Mercenary reduced value of trade in swimmers (7) (SEL)l + FISH 5 DEBASED Shamed bishop, as specified in legal document (7) (B + AS) inside DEED … Continue reading

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AFR Cryptic (27/3/2021) Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 DICTUM Something said about cut broadcast is obscure (6) DIM outside anagram of CUT 5 TERRORS Troublesome people may be last to commit mistakes (7) commi(T) + ERRORS 9 INSURMOUNTABLE Hopeless cover protecting new … Continue reading

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AFR Cryptic (20/3/2021) Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 GO INTO Examine refined tin sealed in sticky stuff (2,4) Anagram of TIN inside GOO 4 SPLINTER Small place to bury a chip off the old block? (8) S + PL + INTER 9 … Continue reading

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AFR Cryptic (13/3/2021) Solution

Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 GREAT APE Adjusted gear to record wild animal (5,3) Anagram of GEAR + TAPE 5 MALBEC Red cable repositioned behind back of modem (6) Anagram of CABLE after mode(M) 10 NETBALL Strike a fault … Continue reading

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