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Tangle of weeds in the vegetable garden (5)


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'the vegetable garden' is the definition.
Although both the answer and definition are singular nouns, I can't understand how one could define the other.

'tangle of weeds' is the wordplay.
'tangle of' indicates anagramming the letters (I've seen 'tangle' mean this).
'weeds' is an anagram of 'SWEDE'.

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(Other definitions for swede that I've seen before include "Strindberg, for example" , "Large root vegetable" , "Root vegetable - European" , "Nobel for one" , "Someone from Gothenburg" .)

I've seen this clue in the Evening Standard.
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