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Get rid of ancient Scot perhaps in show (6)


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'in show' is the definition.
'depict' can be an answer for 'show' (synonyms). I'm not sure about the 'in' bit.

'get rid of ancient scot' is the wordplay.
'get rid of' becomes 'de' (I am not sure about this - if you are sure you should believe this answer much more).
'ancient scot' becomes 'pict' (I've seen this before).

'perhaps' acts as a link.

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(Other definitions for depict that I've seen before include "Paint", "Show[S]", "Delineate", "Sketch or describe", "Draw, describe".)

I've seen this clue in The Telegraph.
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