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The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,498 – May 1 2018

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Clues Answers
… one agrees for fool to come in ASSENTER
100 locks for furniture CHA
1000 + 1 + 50 + 0 + 50? It’s about a unit KILOLITRE
Answer parsed cryptically and placed far apart ASPREAD
As football team loses a league, 1 to 100 ARSENIC
At position in A&E wanting 6 ASTATINE
Backtrack with Poles moving in … SPONSOR
Be 51 stone in front, without odd tummy BERYLLIUM
Capable of two thirds output? That’s dodgy UPTO
CD music made poorly, lacking special energy CADMIUM
Co-pilot finally completes putting fuel over nose of Boeing COBALT
Delivered my first line? QUEUE
Democrat very upset by party’s old computer system DOS
Earl with posh car? Perhaps this is to be human ERR
Er … er … twice the amount of hesitation ERBIUM
EU’s regret over drug EUROPIUM
Clues Answers
He’s a priest, surrounded by noise HELIUM
I dine out after 10 IODINE
Important old city fellow URGENT
In wind, I umpire inside INDIUM
Measure direction using sound WEIGH
No prize? I’m to receive 2nd cup NOBELIUM
O’Grady in orthodox drag to make endings funny OXYGEN
Perfect summer month for record drink MINTJULEP
Praised young Miliband after his elevation, say LAUDED
S-setter retired to tour the capital of Latvia SULFUR
See 16 IRS
Substitute for axes PROXY
Terminate Sierra, Romeo, Quebec, Papa? STOP
Toy eaten up by Lord Wolf COYOTE
Writer like Nelson? COLUMNIST
Youngsters left inside discos CLUBS