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Does a solution exist?

Hand 1

West
10xxxx
Axx
10xx
Kx
North
Jx
J10xx
Jxx
109xx
East
AKQxx
Kxxx
xx
Qx
South
x
Qx
AKQxx
AJxxx
W
N
E
S
1
P
1
1
2
2
P
4
?
D

 

Hand 2

West
10xxxx
Axx
10xx
Kx
North
Jx
J10xxx
Jxx
109x
East
AKQxx
Kxx
xx
Qxx
South
x
Qx
AKQxx
AJxxx
W
N
E
S
1
P
1
1
2
2
P
4
?
D

 

In both cases, diamonds are led and ruffed (declarer can accomplish this himself so I dont think another defense is suggested), trump are drawn.

 

In Hand 1, the defense flies A and exits a club and the heart trick comes later. If the defense ducks the club, declarer makes easily.

 

In Hand 2, the defense must duck the club. A heart will also come later. Flying Ace is fatal.

 

Short of a Vinje hand pattern symbol (where North expresses an 'even' pattern 2=4=4=3 (3 even suits) on 2 and 'odd' pattern on 1, is this solvable?

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