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Compact crossword - The Scotsman 24/10/2012

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Wednesday’s puzzle...

ACROSS

7 Circle of light (4)

8 Surreptitious (8)

9 Marketplace (5)

10 Demand (7)

12 Ararat boat (3)

13 Part of a bicycle (9)

16 Facial hair (9)

17 Lively dance (3)

19 6 down 4 down’s raft (3-4)

21 Shallow dish (5)

23 Cape Horn (anag) (8)

24 Move rapidly (4)

DOWN

1 Pouched marsupial (8)

2 Woo (5)

3 Poisonous snake (3)

4 See 6

5 Expressed contempt (7)

6 and 4 Norwegian anthropologist (4,9)

11 Cheerleader’s garment (2-2,5)

14 Airwoman (8)

15 Atom (7)

18 Windy (5)

20 Hawaiian island (4)

22 Writing fluid (3)

Tuesday’s solution

Across: 1 Loquacious, 8 Pianist, 9 Ditch, 10 Ruin, 11 Pong, 12 Rim, 14 Cogent, 15 Untrue, 18 Awe, 20 Iota, 21 Slim, 23 Elude,

24 Chennai, 25 Represents.

Down: 1 Loading, 2 Quip, 3 Action, 4 Indigent, 5 Utter, 6 Appreciates, 7 Chamber-maid, 13 Engineer, 16 Relents, 17 Sticks, 19 Exude, 22 Dean.

 
 
 

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