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Budge led on; doctor hit with a baton (10)


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'hit with a baton' is the definition.
I can't judge whether this defines the answer.

'budge led on doctor' is the wordplay.
'doctor' indicates an anagram.
'budgeledon' with letters rearranged gives 'BLUDGEONED'.

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(Other definitions for bludgeoned that I've seen before include "Hit by stick", "knocked out".)

I've seen this clue in Sydney Morning Herald.
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