Azed Competition No. 1650  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1648  |  1654  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1650 Jan 2004SAPHENA normal23


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstN. ConnaughtonOne’s on drip after clot in ——?sap + hen + a, & lit.
SecondG. H. WillettSun has a page with girl endearingly adult: a big way to help circulationS a p hen A
ThirdM. BarleyOpen has obscure American lifting old claret vesselanag. + A less o; ref. Ben Curtis, little-known winner of US Open golf tournament
VHCDr R. J. BellMischievous pasha keeps small space in vessel for tootsyen in anag.
VHCC. J. BroughamWhat’s to drain red stuff, evacuating end of pinsap he(n)na, & lit.; pin = foot
VHCD. C. ClenshawAfter touch of phlebitis, man in hospital is given a tube to drain blood from foot!p he in san + a
VHCE. CrossQuivering aspen has little square leaves, example of inferior venation, largelyanag. less s
VHCDr I. S. FletcherElement of network calf protects? That’s draining extremity of bloodn in saphea(d), & lit.; calf = stupid person
VHCR. R. GreenfieldIt has to drain, and starts to have effect near anklesap + first letters, & lit.
VHCJ. P. GuiverLarge vein is source of pyritic layer in rock’s + p hen in aa
VHCC. R. GumbrellA vein, shape distorted? That’s possibly this, i.e. with bit of varicositycomp. anag. incl. v, & lit.
VHCW. JacksonTube happens to be transformed when power is ceded to Americananag. with A for P; ref. London Underground, Bob Kiley
VHCD. F. ManleyEngland’s capital has plan for transport – but line’s sealed off in that bloody tube!anag. incl. E less l; ref. London Underground
VHCJ. R. C. MichieSun has a bird occupying half of page, a vital aid for circulationS + a + hen in pa(ge)
VHCT. J. MooreyAmerican navy heaps adrift, bloody large carrier going into groinanag. incl. A N; US spelling of groyne
VHCC. J. MorseDrain man’s extremities of nourishing plasma? I help to do thatsap he n, a
VHCF. R. PalmerName used in designation of what takes vital fluid to heart (two go from extremity)n in sap hea(rt), & lit.
VHCR. PhillipsAntithrombin’s ultimate in reducing clot here?n in saphea(d), & lit.; reduce = become smaller
VHCD. R. RobinsonPheasant cut and cooked – a course for draining the claret?anag. less t
VHCN. G. ShippobothamIn which vital fluid (red) drains extremity of haemoglobinsap he(n)na, & lit,; drain = allow to escape
VHCP. ThackerCrural vein damage happens when pedal is activeanag. with a for P
VHCJ. R. TozerPossible site in a calf of thrombosis it experiences without warning?SA + phen(omen)a
VHCP. O. G. WhiteHappens after heart is strained – a burst blood-vesselanag. less p incl. a

HCs in competition 1650 awarded to:

G. AldermanP. A. DaviesD. K. JervisR. J. Palmer
D. ArthurMs M. DavisMrs S. G. JohnsonG. Perry
D. & N. AsplandR. DeanF. P. N. LakeDr T. Powell
M. BathN. C. DexterJ. P. LesterJ. T. Price
E. A. BeaulahV. DixonMrs J. MackieH. L. Rhodes
J. R. BeresfordW. DuffinW. F. MainP. L. Stone
R. E. BootA. G. FlemingP. W. MarlowD. H. Tompsett
Rev Canon C. M. BrounH. FreemanR. J. MathersMs M. Vincent
E. J. BurgeM. FreemanP. McKennaR. J. Whale
D. BuxtonN. E. GoughK. MilanDr M. C. Whelan
D. A. CampbellMrs E. GreenawayD. S. MillerD. C. Williamson
C. A. ClarkeD. V. HarryC. G. MillinDr E. Young
M. CoatesJ. HastieW. Murphy 
R. M. S. CorkA. HodgsonC. Ogilvie