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Sort of boomerang likely to lose line and deviate (5)

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kylie

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'sort of boomerang' is the definition.

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This clue was last seen in The Guardian

(Other definitions for kylie that I've seen before include "Type of boomerang", "Aussie singer", "-- Minogue, Australian singer", "Dannii M's older sister" and "returning missile".)

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