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A lad’s fresh food (5)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

salad

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Here is my best explanation:

'food' is the definition.
(salad is a kind of food)

'a lad's fresh' is the wordplay.
'fresh' is an anagram indicator.
'a'+'lads'='alads'
'alads' anagrammed gives 'SALAD'.

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This clue was last seen in Evening Standard

(Other definitions for salad that I've seen before include "rabbit food", "- Days (musical)", "Cold meal", "Counter serving cold vegetable dishes", "healthy food", "Lettuce dish", "Cold vegetable dish", "Cold dish of veg and herbs", "Mainly raw cold dish" and "Raw greens, mainly".)

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