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Beelzebub 1126

Posted by Jed on September 25th, 2011

Jed.

Pretty smooth run this week

 

ACROSS

1 Support given to cut in board game gets opposing current

BACKDRAUGHT      BACK + DRAUGHT{S}

10 Commotion – flight has one falling out

STIR      ST{A}IR

11 Total individuality about composer”s finale (fast movement)

ALLEGRO      ALL + R in EGO

13 Backing assistance to fill infrared quota for cancer treatment?

IRRADIATION      (AID)<  in  IR RATION

14 American science’s source of spores

ASCI      A SCI

16 Nuisance with Versace initially avoiding fashion discussion

TRIALOGUE      TRIAL  {V}OGUE

17 Go live amongst blokes demanding interest in Dublin

GOMBEEN    GO  +  BE in MEN

19 Obscure book getting lecturer’s attention

BLEAR      B L EAR

21 Sexual desire involving singular TV presenters

HOTS      S in HOTS

22 Drug? One amount of drug market group curtailed

ATABRIN    A TAB RIN{G}

23 Programming skill with a culinary output?

APPLE TART      APPLET  ART

27 Edinburgh bank – RSBs one following bank rate

BRAE      BR + AE (Scottish one)

28 Revised entry for rare echinoid in handbook

ENCHIRIDION     (R ECHINOID)*

29 Corruption overturned single measures in Italy

ROTOLOS      ROT + SOLO<

30 Channel avoided in audio

DUCT     homo DUCKED

31 Lodger’s trapping one with his person for an instant

PIG’S WHISPER      I in PG HIS PER

DOWN

2 Source of blessing being disputed as we speak

ATISHOO    homo AT ISSUE

3 Mostly noisy scene: MPs etc misrepresented as prudent

CIRCUMSPECT      CIRCU{S}  (MPS ETC)*

4 Several points re disease being treated

DIAERESES      (RE DISEASE)*

5 Links to centre? Here’s up-to-date current one

RADII      RAD I I

6 Landed clutching container for wine

ALICANT      CAN in ALIT

7 Understands twist in tail of old  romance

GETS     GEST  (ST<)

8 Hear about old city in classic tales

TROY      O in TRY

9 Worry new people during performance

CONCERNMENT      N MEN  in CONCERT

10 We’ll give you harsh seafaring? Not far out!

SHANGHAIERS     (HARSH SEA{FAR}ING)*

12 Active faction, urging power reforms (that’s good for women)

GINGER GROUP      swap W for G (URGINGPOWER)*

15 Egyptian politicianwho’s readable I fancy

ELBARADEI      (I READABLE)*

18 Abase oneself and so on, after accommodating a tiff

EAT CROW       A in ETC  ROW

20 I brought in loan , not against providing support

AIDANCE      I  in  AD{V}ANCE

24 Remains when detective enters? That’s silly

ADISH      DI in ASH

25 Loop in yarn? Use needles, work to replace it

KNOP      KN{IT} + OP

26 Local to push aside soak speaking drunkenly

SHOG      “SOG”

( )* = anagram      { } = omit      < = reverse      homo = homophone

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