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Attack sees nose put out of joint (3,4)


I believe the answer is:

set upon

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Here is my best explanation:

'attack' is the definition.
(setting upon is a kind of attacking)

'nose put out of joint' is the wordplay.
'out of joint' is an anagram indicator.
'noseput' is an anagram of 'SET UPON'.

'sees' acts as a link.


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