Compact crossword - The Scotsman 27/08/12

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Tuesday’s puzzle...

ACROSS

1 Going with the current (10)

8 Concocted (7)

9 Recurrent pattern (mus) (5)

10 Misfortunes (4)

11 Cover (for the face, etc) (4)

12 A small spot (3)

14 Surmise (6)

15 Take for granted (6)

18 Crib (3)

20 Undiluted (4)

21 A stump (4)

23 Turn inside out (5)

24 West African country (7)

25 A counterbalance (10)

DOWN

1 Reveal (7)

2 Learned (4)

3 Australian city (6)

4 Unmerciful (8)

5 In advance (5)

6 An arm of the eastern Mediterranean (8,3)

7 Flowering plant (7,4)

13 One with brown hair (8)

16 Tense (coll) (7)

17 A small cup (6)

19 Greek letter (5)

22 Close-fitting (4)

Monday’s solution

Across: 7 Galaxy, 8 Emigre, 9 Agog, 10 Aggrieve, 11 Negate, 12 Regale, 14 Glider, 17 Flange, 19 Agar-agar, 21 Ring, 22 Gorgon, 23 Gigolo.

Down: 1 Gaggle, 2 Gangland, 3 Gyrate, 4 Geiger, 5 ‘Gigi’, 6 Gravel, 13 Glad rags, 15 Lagoon, 16 Regent, 17 Forego, 18 Gentle, 20 Rage.