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B in test characteristic of a certain group (6)


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Here is my best explanation:

'characteristic of a certain group' is the definition.

'b in test' is the wordplay.
'in' is an insertion indicator.
'test' becomes 'trial' ('trial' can be a synonym of 'test').
'b' put inside 'trial' is 'TRIBAL'.


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(Other definitions for tribal that I've seen before include "between extended families", "Of a traditional social group", "Clannish", "Like many primitive societies", "Belonging to social grouping", "Relating to kinship groups", "Of kinship groups", "Relating to a social group", "family" and "belonging to close-knit group".)

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