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Nonsense makes a Norse god run (10)


I believe the answer is:


'nonsense' is the definition.
(balderdash is a kind of nonsense)

'a norse god run' is the wordplay.
'a norse god' becomes 'balder' (Balder is an example).
'run' becomes 'dash' (dash is a kind of run).

'makes' acts as a link.

(Other definitions for balderdash that I've seen before include "tripe" , "Nonsense" , "Senseless talk" , "Poppycock" , "Senseless talk/writing" .)

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