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Metal guide (4)


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This clue is a double definition.

'metal' is the first definition.
(I know that lead is a type of metal)

'guide' is the second definition.
(lead can mean to usher or guide)

(Other definitions for lead that I've seen before include "Short wire used as jumper - Pb" , "first guitarist" , "Be in charge of, element" , "Travel in front of" , "Metal; show the way" .)

I've seen this clue in The Irish Independent and The Mirror.
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