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  • adjective Of or pertaining to the cryptic crossword style used and defined by "Ximenes" (Derrick Somerset Macnutt), whereby an acceptable cryptic clue must have a precise definition, a fair subsidiary indication, and no redundant elements beyond these.

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Ximenes +‎ -an

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