Compact crossword - The Scotsman 09/07/14

09/07/14

09/07/14

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Wednesday’s puzzle...

ACROSS

1 Typewriter part (5,3)

5 Sea duck (4)

9 Apple drink (5)

10 Rock containing water (7)

11 Program for obtaining info from internet (6,6)

13 Slice of bacon (6)

14 Military marksman (6)

17 Programs transmitted by viewdata system (12)

20 Device for replenishing batteries (7)

21 Correspond (5)

22 Cargo (4)

23 Love and move, eg (3-5)

DOWN

1 Draw into the mouth (4)

2 Speech (7)

3 Communication on screen about a mistake (5,7)

4 Indifference (6)

6 Plain clothes (5)

7 Tired of fighting (3-5)

8 Flowing river eg (7,5)

12 Diplomatic code (8)

15 Replays (anag) (7)

16 Breach of the peace (6)

18 South American camel (5)

19 Set of eight binary units (4)

Tuesday’s solution

Across: 1 Bemuse, 4 Craved, 9 Outlook, 10 Ogres, 11 Zilch, 12 Sharing, 13 Overwrought, 18 Parsnip, 20 Gamut, 22 Osier, 23 Reeking, 24 Dither, 25 Ottawa.

Down: 1 Bronze, 2 Metal, 3 Smother, 5 Rioja, 6 Varnish, 7 Design, 8 Skyscrapers, 14 Verdict, 15 Unguent, 16 Uphold, 17 Stigma, 19 Nerve, 21 Moira.

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