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Stand to sort out letters (7)

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I believe the answer is:

trestle

'stand' is the definition.
(stand which supports something else)

'sort out letters' is the wordplay.
'sort out' indicates anagramming the letters.
'letters' is an anagram of 'TRESTLE'.

'to' acts as a link.

(Other definitions for trestle that I've seen before include "Table support frame", "Letters (anag) - table", "support for board", "Support for table top", "Supporting framework for, eg, table top".)

I've seen this clue in The Times.
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