Compact crossword - The Scotsman 10/02/2012

Friday’s puzzle...

Across

7 Instrument recording radioactivity (6,7)

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9 Spiced wine (7)

10 Leg of lamb (5)

11 Metal disc (4)

12 To one’s heart’s content (1,4)

16 Island near Kintyre (5)

17 ‘Prince _____’, opera by Borodin (4)

21 Just (5)

22 Mischievous (7)

23 Cold meat (6,7)

Down

1 Novel about middle-class people (3,4)

2 Writing one’s name (7)

3 Artistic style (5)

4 Baggage (7)

5 Exaggerated (5)

6 Jar (5)

8 Pass to a different owner (6,5)

13 Plait (7)

14 Intellectual (7)

15 Breakwaters (7)

18 Lees (5)

19 Marketplace (5)

20 Study hard (3,2)

Thursday’s solution

Across: 1 Pedestal, 5 Ibis, 9 Ghana, 10 Crowned, 11 Instructions, 13 Orders, 14 Single, 17 Supernatural, 20 Deprive,

21 Icing, 22 Rule, 23 Congress.

Down: 1 Page, 2 Drained, 3 Scatterbrain, 4 Accrue, 6 Banjo, 7 Sidestep, 8 Contributing, 12 Consider, 15 Granite,

16 Gazebo, 18 Pupil, 19 Ages.