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cathy

4th June 2009, 08:27
Help please!
29d:'Leaders of chemical industry taking sweeteners -they're no gentlemen' (4)
Logically 'CITS' but could be 'CIGS' ???
Thanks for any help ...
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jerry

4th June 2009, 08:47
Hi Cathy,
CITS for definite,cit is a contemptible name for a
townsperson,usually not a gentleman.
Best wishes,
Jerry
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kena

4th June 2009, 08:48
It's CITS - a cit is term of contempt for a townsman, not a gentleman. The answer comes from the first letter of the words in the clue.
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cathy

4th June 2009, 08:58
Many thanks Jerry and KenA.
I didn't know that meaning.
Cathy.
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