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  • adj. That can be interpreted in its entirety as either a definition or wordplay; for example, "God incarnate, essentially" for "Odin", a Norse god whose name is hidden in "God incarnate".
  • n. A clue of this type.

Etymologies

& + lit, a shortening of literal or literally. (Wiktionary)

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