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Agent crossing railway line nimbly (6)


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Here is my best explanation:

'nimbly' is the definition.


'agent crossing railway line' is the subsidiary indication.

'agent' becomes 'spy' (spy is a kind of agent).

'crossing' indicates putting letters inside.

'railway' becomes 'ry'.

'line' becomes 'l'.


'spy' going around 'ryl' is 'spryly'.

This clue was last seen in The Times

(Another definition for spryly that I've seen is "In a nimble or agile manner".)


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