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Son, given heavy responsibility, slept (9)


I believe the answer is:


Here is my best explanation:

'slept' is the definition.

(this has been seen before in a quick crossword)

'son given heavy responsibility' is the subsidiary indication.

'son' becomes 's'.

'given heavy responsibility' becomes 'lumbered'.


This clue was last seen in The Telegraph

(Another definition for slumbered that I've seen is "Slept".)


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