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Quickword No. 38 : Do you know ‘knock over and scatter’ (7 letters), and ‘a measure of length equal to 45 inches’ (3 letters)?
Quickword No. 38
Pacific island nation, formerly known as the Ellice Islands, and the smallest country in the Commonwealth of Nations, with a population of around 10,000.
Thoroughfare’, novel and stage play by Charles Dickens and Wilkie Collins published in December 1867.
Read our plot summary.
Knock over and scatter like ninepins.
Belonging to me.
Speak low and indistinctly.
Welsh river rising on the Black Mountain in the Brecon Becons, and entering the Severn Estuary at Newport.
Word of opposite meaning.
Item in an auction.
Metallic element, atomic number 82, symbol Pb.
Type of sliding window.
Flightless bird of Australia.
An English measure of length equal to six hand breadths or 45 inches.

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