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Quickword No. 12 : Do you know ‘a republic in the Pyrenees’ (7 letters), and ‘shallow in sentiment’ (5 letters)?
Quickword No. 12
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Shallow in sentiment.
Small, mountainous republic in the Pyrenees.
Glow bright and faint alternately.
Produce offspring, especially carelessly and in large numbers.
Cleanse, set free from.
Rocky hill, especially in the West Country.
Spiteful and snide.
Heavily burdened.
Possess.
Mischievous sprite.
Botanical gardens in London.

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