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Prize Puzzle – 044

Monthly Prize Puzzle (January 2016)

Zoology by Alchemi

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A number of mostly unfamiliar animals are roaming around the grid, but only one of them has a characteristic spelled out in two asymmetrically-placed vertical columns, and that’s the one to put in the box.

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Solvers should enter just the animal, and nothing else, in the answer box below. There is no need to send a completed grid or solution. Closing date for entries is midnight on January 16th 2016. The winner will receive their choice of any of the Telegraph Crossword Books published by Hamlyn. All entries are confirmed by email. In the event of two or more entries being received from the same solver all of these entries will be disqualified, except that mistakes can be corrected by using the box below and clearly requesting that the earlier entry be withdrawn. The winner will be drawn at random from the correct entries. Editor’s decision is final.

Please note that, due to punitive postal charges, while the competition is open to all, the prize is only available to UK solvers.

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Feedback on puzzles is welcomed and will be passed on to setters. A review will be published after the closing date.

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