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Something left by the fireplace (5)


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'fireplace' is the definition.
(I've seen this before)

'something left by' is the wordplay.
'INGLE' is hidden within the letters.
But, I'm unsure how the hidden word is indicated.

'the' acts as a link.

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(Other definitions for ingle that I've seen before include "A fireside nook - get leg in" , "Type of fireplace" , "Fire - fireplace" , "Fireplace and Irish Times writer" , "warm part of house" .)

I've seen this clue in the Sydney Morning Herald.
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