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Money deposited by the German road joining an autobahn? (6)


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'road joining an autobahn?' is the definition.
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'money deposited by the german' is the wordplay.
'money' becomes 'fee' ().
'deposited by' means one lot of letters go next to another.
'the german' becomes 'der' ('the' in German).

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(Other definitions for feeder that I've seen before include "Supplier" , "Bird food container" , "Tributary" , "electrical conductor" , "Plant or animal that takes food in certain way" .)

I've seen this clue in The Guardian.
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