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Puzzler Solution to "Cycles,"
the October, 1999, Puzzler


puzzler solution


Across. 1. G + ROUND 5. RE(E)FER 19. I(SOP)RENE 10. DU(K)E 11. STEPPE (homophone) 12. GO + A + LIE 13. TIDE (rev.) 14. SUPPL(i)ANT 15. ERASED (anag.) 16. A + POLL + O 18. AEROBE (anag.) 19. TA(T + T)LE 20. PHAR + I + SEE (harp anag.) 21. VEGA (hidden) 22. O + O + LONG 23. RASH + LY 24. LABS (double def.) 25. PAS + S(I)ONS 26. OIL PAN (anag.) 27. PA + TENT Down. 1. ESC + APOLOGIST (sec anag.) 2. BLOO(PE)D; A + (p)ORTAL 3. POROUS (anag.); P + UP + PIES 4. (g)UN + DOES; GRANDEE (anag.) 5. PAT + TERN; S(PR)ANG 6. VI + SITE + D; A L(C)OT + T 7. HOPEF(U)L (help of anag.); H(ALIT)E 8. ONE + AS Y(STRE)ET (rest anag.)
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The Atlantic Monthly; November 1999; Puzzler Solution - 99.11; Volume 284, No. 5; page 123.