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jazzgirl

8th July 2013, 14:28
Having finished a crossword, I always like to make sure I have the parsing sorted, but this is one I can't see (I think the sun has affected my brain )

25a Profiteer has 10 fish (5)
I have TROUT. Tout for the profiteer, but why R for 10?
It's probably obvious, but .....
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harlequin

8th July 2013, 14:33
Is there a 10 ac. or dn. that would have a reference?
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jazzgirl

8th July 2013, 14:34
10a answer is RUN IN (clue was: argument results in arrest)
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jazzgirl

8th July 2013, 14:35
Oh, I see it now (has R in) thanks Harlequin :)
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mamya

8th July 2013, 14:35
Yes so TOUT has run [R] in
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jazzgirl

8th July 2013, 14:37
Thanks for confirming mamya. I always seem to miss that kind of "referenced" clue.
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