Compact crossword - The Scotsman 29/08/14

29/08/14
29/08/14
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Friday’s puzzle...

ACROSS

1 Pinpoint (6)

4 and 11 Part of foot (6,3)

9 Love affair (5)

10 Open a door (7)

11 See 4

12 Micro-organism (9)

13 Source of troubles (8,3)

18 Skin layer (9)

21 Bag (3)

22 Neck gland (7)

23 Open sore (5)

24 Soften (6)

25 Drowsy (6)

DOWN

1 Hut (4-2)

2 Deadly disease (7)

3 Palpitate (5)

5 Ailment (7)

6 For all (music) (5)

7 Unearth (6)

8 Nostrum (5,6)

14 Subside (3,4)

15 Bone in middle ear (7)

16 Suppurate (6)

17 Disease caused by lack of vitamin C (6)

19 Pastoral poem (5)

20 Cranium (5)

Thursday’s solution

Across: 1 Restricted, 7 Obvious, 8 Olive, 10 Iota, 11 Claptrap, 13 Allure, 15 Beamed, 17 Instance, 18 Edge, 21 Notes, 22 Earnest, 23 Compositor.

Down: 1 Rivet, 2 Slog, 3 Result, 4 Croupier, 5 Epigram, 6 Domination, 9 Expedients, 12 Breaks up, 14 Lesotho, 16 Screws, 19 Drear, 20 Grit.