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A hip seems fractured with stress (9)


I believe the answer is:


'stress' is the definition.
(I've seen this before)

'a hip seems fractured' is the wordplay.
'fractured' indicates an anagram.
'ahipseems' with letters rearranged gives 'EMPHASISE'.

'with' acts as a link.

(Other definitions for emphasise that I've seen before include "Stress, underline" , "Give extra importance to" , "Give extra weight to, stress" , "Mashes pie (anag.)" , "'Stress, accentuate (9)'" .)

I've seen this clue in The Guardian.
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