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Vehicle to take breaks in (9)


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Here is my best explanation:

'take breaks in' is the definition.

Although both the answer and definition are singular nouns, I don't see how one could define the other.

'vehicle to' is the subsidiary indication.

'vehicle' becomes 'space' (space vehicle is a kind of vehicle).

'to' becomes 'ship' (I can't explain this - if you can you should give a lot more credence to this answer).


This clue was last seen in The Telegraph

(Other definitions for spaceship that I've seen before include "Long-distance traveller", "long-distance vessel", "Orbiter", "craft going far?", "Interplanetary craft", "orbiter, perhaps", "Craft for an astronaut", "Challenger possibly", "Craft to travel outside the Earth's atmosphere" and "Transport that's out of this world".)


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