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From a New Setter

I am trying to start compiling crosswords and the rules for what constitutes a fair definition are not so easy to come by – especially inasmuch as they might cover every eventuality. So, if...


Q&A – Definitions by Example

My query relates to the established convention that ‘the general may define the specific, but not vice-versa’. Read the thoughts of Dr Clue, and have your own say,


New Plug-ins

A couple of enhancements (I hope that’s what they are!) have been made to the site