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Delicate material found when sorting some rags (8)


I believe the answer is:


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

'when sorting some rags' is the wordplay.
'when sorting' is an anagram indicator.
'somerags' with letters rearranged gives 'GOSSAMER'.

'found' is the link.

(Other definitions for gossamer that I've seen before include "Material spun by spiders" , "Filmy threads seen on hedges" , "Delicate filmy material" , "Fine product of spiders" , "Very thin material" .)

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