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Still up holding extremely dog-eared and bald articulated toy (5,4)


I believe the answer is:

teddy bear

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'toy' is the definition.
(teddy bear is a type of toy)

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(Other definitions for teddy bear that I've seen before include "Child's toy, musically in picnic" , "Fetishistic toy" , "Soft toy" , "Maybe Winnie" , "Stuffed toy" .)

I've seen this clue in The Telegraph.
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