Saturday 24 September 2016

cryptic crossword no 1,058

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Published 28/08/2016 | 02:30

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1 Farewell to Spooner's dog dump (6-3).

6 Entice holding cold cash (5).

9 Record green reform as centrepiece on table (7).

10 Seasonal meteor in wild spree with papers (7).

11 Drain flows to the lowest point (5).

12 Fish of the sea is around to spread (9).

14 Party (European) for female of the species (3).

15 Unseen flutes lacking Eastern arrangement for this musical quality (11).

17 Unionist MEP agitating for lung disease (11).

19 One may shine in brawl when losing head (3).

20 Profitable tactic (9).

22 Time in credit as American basketball player (5).

24 Panics about very colourful mufflers (7).

26 No let-up becoming wealthy (7).

27 Academic with golden benefactor (5).

28 Become skilful - crucial - it opens many doors (6,3).

Down

1 Connection that is in can (3-2).

2 Some cricked expected of late (7).

3 Train girl to ham as a function in calculations (9).

4 Outstanding quality before rising ground (10).

5 Attempt to shoot (3).

6 Immature form in cellular variety (5).

7 Care without a bad habit for crack (7).

8 Stops keeping the French wily, without bounds (9).

13 Is fortunate to produce those that disprove (11).

14 Action about part of media that's blue (9).

16 Hopeless attempt by bad cast to interrupt parasite (4,5).

18 Give reason for what was formerly obvious (7).

19 Unpleasant smell surrounds turbulent wag in academic festival (3,4).

21 Different points dropped at end for sporty one (5).

23 Make another attempt to free Terry (5).

25 Not all, when broadcast, add up (3).

Solution to Sunday Independent Cryptic Crossword no 1,057

Across: 1 Lance; 4 Dehydrate; 9 Dentition; 10 Maple; 11 Ensure; 12 Ornament; 14 Montmartre; 16 Verb; 19 Nose; 20 Get up and go; 22 Shake-ups; 23 Forbid; 26 Dogma; 27 Percolate; 28 Death trap; 29 Yukon.

Down: 1 Ladies' man; 2 No-nos; 3 Epigrams; 4 Dais; 5 Honorarium; 6 Demean; 7 Apprehend; 8 Evert; 13 Green paper; 15 Nostalgia; 17 Broad bean; 18 Taxonomy; 21 Detach; 22 Sided; 24 Blank; 25 Prop.

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