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suki

14th September 2009, 12:03
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17a some drinks I spilled turning round...

e?l?p?i?
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mamya

14th September 2009, 12:10
Ellipsis (spelt out backwards in clue)
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the alchemist

14th September 2009, 12:12
17a some drinks I spilled turning round...

e?l?p?i?

I think this must be ELLIPSIS. It's hidden in the clue when read backwards. Ellipsis means words are left out but implied. This must be the clue.
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the alchemist

14th September 2009, 12:15
Mamya,

I was too slow trying to work out what the actual clue was.
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suki

14th September 2009, 12:25
Many thanks Mamya and The Alchemist now I can get on with some much overdue work!
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bullfrog

14th September 2009, 12:33
The ellipsis is there in the clue -- it's the three dots at the end...
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