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Part super for 'Mermaids' actress? (9)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

performer

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Here is my best explanation:

'actress?' is the definition.
(actress is a kind of performer)

'part super for mermaids' is the wordplay.
'part' indicates a hidden word.
'PERFORMER' can be found hidden inside 'super for mermaids'.

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This clue was last seen in The Telegraph

(Other definitions for performer that I've seen before include "Eg 9 [ACTRESS]", "Entertainer", "entertainer", "player", "star?", "Such as a musician or actor", "Fred Astaire, say", "Actor", "Thespian" and "artist".)

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