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Educates boy wizard, one seen on King's Cross platform? (12)


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'one seen on king's cross platform?' is the definition.
I don't know anything about this answer so I cannot tell whether this works.

'educates boy wizard' is the wordplay.
'educates' becomes 'trains' (training is a kind of educating).
'boy wizard' becomes 'potter' (Harry Potter).

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(Other definitions for trainspotter that I've seen before include "anorak" , "Boring person" , "Gricer" , "One interested in engines" , "Nerd" .)

I've seen this clue in The Everyman puzzle in The Observer.
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