The key word is DENTIFRICE (38), which can be divided into DENT defining 11, 21, 33; IF 13, 20, 27; and RICE 4A, 12, 18.
First prize Trevor Speak, Dursley, Glos
Runners-up Victoria Estcourt, King’s Somborne, Hants;
J.S. Roberts, Rodmell, East Sussex
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