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No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1788 Sep 2006ETHEREAL OILS normal 22


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Competition 1788’s average clue lengths over 22 clues:

53 letters per clue (8 above the archive average, and 6 above the average for 12-letter words)

9.9 words per clue (0.3 above the archive average, and 0.1 above the average for 12-letter words)


Longest clue (the 127th longest normal clue in the archive)

Primrose (50%) and apple (40%) are initially combined with these in soap – Imperial Leather possibly

78 letters, 15 words, by P. Heffernan


Shortest clue (the 1,601st shortest normal clue in the archive)

Essentially this lot release stinks?

31 letters, 5 words, by J. R. Tozer


Competition 1788 has contributed 24 unique words to the clue archive:

M. BarleyAerosol
G. H. Willettapplications
Dr M. C. Whelanaromatherapy
J. Grimesaromatics
R. HeskethBasils
D. & N. Asplandcapture
G. H. Willettdinkum
C. J. Morsedistillates
D. F. ManleyDistillation
C. Ogilviedistillations
V. Dixonembarking
D. & N. Asplandessences
G. H. WillettFragrant
D. F. Manleyhealthier
I. Simpsonheliotrope
C. J. MorseHerbal
D. A. Campbellhotelier
Mrs S. D. JohnsonHotelier’s
D. & N. Asplandliquidised
Mrs S. D. Johnsonlubricate
C. OgilvieMacKay’s
G. H. Willettmasseuse’s
P. HeffernanPrimrose
Dr M. C. WhelanSubstances

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