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A lot of stuff, I sense, can be sticky (9)


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Here is my best explanation:

'be sticky' is the definition.

('glutinous' can be a synonym of 'sticky')

'a lot of stuff i sense' is the subsidiary indication.

'a lot of stuff' becomes 'glut'.

'sense' becomes 'nous' (nous is a kind of sense).


'can' is the link.

This clue was last seen in The Times

(Other definitions for glutinous that I've seen before include "not easy to shake off?" and "Sticky".)


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