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Showgirl is somewhat dressed like a gymnast (7)


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'like a gymnast' is the definition.
(I've seen this in another clue)

'showgirl is somewhat dressed' is the wordplay.
'LISSOME' is hidden in amongst the letters.
However, I'm uncertain how the hidden word is indicated.

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(Other definitions for lissome that I've seen before include "pliable" , "Lithe; nimble" , "Thin - supple - graceful" , "Slim, supple, graceful" , "flexible" .)

I've seen this clue in the Sydney Morning Herald.
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