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Quickword No. 37 : Do you know ‘conclusive evidence’ (5 letters), and ‘perceptive realisation’ (6 letters)?
Quickword No. 37
“Our birds are flown and the nest empty,” said Holmes.
(From ‘The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes’, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle).
E.g. top, flat.
Perceptive realisation.
Where to catch a plane.
Conclusive evidence.
Faint moan.
Town and bay in Scotland, birthplace of Sir William Alexander Smith (1854-1914), founder of the Boys’ Brigade.

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