Cryptic crossword - The Scotsman 17/06/15

Wednesday’s puzzle

17/06/15
17/06/15

ACROSS

1 Similar fliers (5,2,1,7)

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9 In fact a crazy extremist (7)

Tuesday's solution
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10 Element helium with nickel in strange surroundings (7)

11 Joint in right side initially becomes inflamed (7)

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12 Appendices from Dean, Dad revised (7)

13 State worker let out pest (8,6)

15 Campanologists’ keenly-fought contest (4-4,6)

21 Confused mink leaves stampeding pack animals for woolly animals (7)

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22 Mad person playing with violent passion (7)

23 Charm during seventh rally (7)

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24 In an excited way when dealing with notes (7)

25 Set semiconductor Dora and I returned (10,5)

DOWN

1 In front already (6)

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2 Meet ram (3,4)

3 Get even bench, antique with scratches (6,3,6)

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4 Explorer and I take a drooping flower (7)

5 Hotchpotch goes long way, so to speak, in the past (7)

6 Dog breeder with retainer at sea (8,7)

7 Irene, disheartened, in cap or other headgear (7)

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8 Gatecrasher called and stormed (8)

14 Alongside a disc jockey, one with little money (8)

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16 Nap hath been disturbed by rock-oil (7)

17 Settles into tree-houses accommodating the French (7)

18 Bill’s US port? (7)

19 Fitting wear for ballet-dancer! (7)

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20 Romania with repeatedly firm art style (6)