Cryptic crossword - The Scotsman 11/10/14

11/10/14
11/10/14
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Saturday’s puzzle

ACROSS

11/10/14

11/10/14

1 Supported us instead going round (9)

6 Release a Parisian woman (5)

9 Trains operated by strip club patron (6,9)

10 Language in the palatinate (5)

11 Blow to star first having too much exposure causing this (9)

12 Shilling off Adam’s ale served up during walk (7)

13 Malice from soldier reported (7)

15 Left, right, a dance? (3-4)

17 From char, art developed blocked up air-passage (7)

18 Scamp engineers proving of the will (9)

20 Unfit in a part that is empty (5)

22 What holidaymaker is doing, look for satisfaction first (8-7)

23 Arrange clothes (5)

24 More tales about synthetic rubber (9)

DOWN

1 Gently put wax round part of flower (5)

2 USA stepbrothers travelling to a very great height (15)

3 A row audibly intended, we hear, to be used in coordination (9)

4 Lady during sonata shamed (7)

5 It can be found by the sink but it’s not on the level (7)

6 Defeat excited group (5)

7 Picture book theory used by the press (15)

8 How foxes hide? (2,2,5)

12 Garth did not start with Roderick accepting work of invertebrate (9)

14 Fruit on edge ten devoured providing sustenance (9)

16 Oyster found on the plain? (7)

17 Ecclesiastical building takes on new lease ion London (7)

19 Ring a relative found at desert haven (5)

21 Hesitantly touch first wild animal (5)