Compact Crossword - The Scotsman 12/03/13

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Tuesday’s puzzle...

Across

1 Disposed of (10)

8 Rapture (7)

9 Pinafore (5)

10 Shakespearean villain (4)

11 Finance (4)

12 Rodent (3)

14 Part of a foot (6)

15 Department (6)

18 Spiteful woman (3)

20 Quantity of paper (4)

21 Acute disease (4)

23 Aristocrat (5)

24 Condition (7)

25 A Caribbean capital (10)

Down

1 Maps out (7)

2 Be off! (4)

3 Place of refuge (6)

4 Roman emperor (8)

5 Mistake (5)

6 Evocative (11)

7 Tuition (11)

13 Lend a hand to someone (8)

16 Eating away (7)

17 Specimen (6)

19 Italian river (5)

22 Vagrant (4)

Monday’s solution

Across: 7 Lineal, 8 Hereon, 9 Ibis, 10 Skullcap, 11 Stanza, 12 Hyssop, 14 Option, 17 Samosa, 19 Testator, 21 Rare, 22 Gandhi, 23 Uproar.

Down: 1 Titbit, 2 Helsinki, 3 Elisha, 4 Thrush, 5 Oral, 6 Potato, 13 Sombrero, 15 Prefab, 16 Nitwit, 17 Sprout, 18 Scream, 20 To-do.