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Old December 25th, 2017, 05:51 PM   #1
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Xmas puzzle 2017 (2)

Here's a crossword for you this year:
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Old December 25th, 2017, 05:52 PM   #2
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Here are the clues

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Old December 25th, 2017, 07:48 PM   #3
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Old December 28th, 2017, 07:14 AM   #4
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Man, that's hard !!
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Have you got any clues yet?
Yes, some...
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Old December 28th, 2017, 04:21 PM   #7
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Man, that's hard !!
Let alone if you're not a native English speaker. I really tried but have no clue whatsoever. Will have a beer instead
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Old December 28th, 2017, 06:35 PM   #8
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Yes, you are right. For example, dense can be used instead of thick in certain situations (2 down)
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Answers (I can hear the groans already...)

How may Apples in pie (Answer=none, see website that will find your name in pi http://www.dr-mikes-math-games-for-k...ame-in-pi.html)

Is graham a punk simplifier (Answer=Karnaughmap, Logic simplification, anagram of 'graham a punk')

Does this curve rise repeatedly? (Answer=recursive, anagram of 'curve rise')

Land this glider onto a rectangular airfield (Answer=goldenratio, special type of rectangle, anagram of 'glider onto a'

Cycle stuck in rut, two berth caravan has no ripples in it (Answer=butterworth, anagram of 'rut two berth', no ripples in freq response

It gets hotter as time goes on (Answer=rheostat, anagram of 'hotter as')

Hooded dancer morphs into solid shape (Answer=dodecahedron, anagram of 'Hooded dancer')

It doesn't get any thicker than this (answer=Osmium, the most dense element. Dense/thick synonyms.

Open cast mine for plc program (Answer=scantime, anagram of 'cast mine')

Melody of a subatomic kind when waves wash over me (Answer=quark+strangeness+charm, and is on Hawkwinds seventh album. Hawkwindseven is an anagram of 'kind when waves')

A regular true print (Answer=Interrupt, anagram of 'true print')

Rich tune keeps coming as a kidney bean (Answer=Cruithne, anagram of 'rich tune', asteroid which makes a kidney bean shaped orbit as seen from the earth)
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Thanks, I have never seen a crossword where it is default that the clues are anagrams, is that British standard? We would have the clue explicitly state or hint that it should be interpreted that way.
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