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Abominable types may finally recall locale (5)


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'abominable types' is the definition.
The answer and definition can be both people as well as being plural nouns.
Perhaps they are linked in a way I don't understand?

'may finally recall locale' is the wordplay.
'finally' indicates one should take the final letters.
'recall' is a reversal indicator.
'locale' becomes 'site' (I've seen this in another clue).
The last letter of 'may' is 'y'.
'site' written backwards gives 'etis'.

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(Other definitions for yetis that I've seen before include "Beasts that aren't real" , "fantastic beasts" , "Abominable snowmen" , "Rarely seen group of creatures" , "Mountain monsters" .)

I've seen this clue in the Sydney Morning Herald.
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