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It gets stuck quietly in (3)


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'it gets stuck' is the definition.
The definition suggests a singular noun which matches the answer.

'quietly in' is the wordplay.
'quietly' becomes 'p' (p for piano and quiet).

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(Other definitions for pin that I've seen before include "Debit-card number" , "Fixing device" , "Secure" , "Badge" , "Skittle; chess attack" .)

I've seen this clue in the Evening Standard.
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