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The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,605 – Sep 3 2018

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A few overcome by river current, like a bore? WEARISOME
A rebel MP’s stirring opening words PREAMBLE
Agreement primarily sought within marriage UNISON
Appeal lifted one particular sort of levy TITHE
Arranging fruit, receiving nothing in return FIXING
Benefits from changing motel’s menu? EMOLUMENTS
Constituency in the Borders? MARGINALSEAT
Could this disheartened fan create magnificent cryptic? ENIGMATIC
Curator from Bow to call on one moving north ARCHIVIST
Desolate portrait painter holds on LONELY
Discarded spades held here? SHED
Drink dispenser on ship at sea SIPHON
Dungeon built to keep unclothed criminal OUBLIETTE
Eg arm borne by soldiers, those taking a back seat? PRIVATE
Fruit with marked skin peeled APPLE
Future volume slashed by firm TOCOME
Here you can make your mark cutting post POLLING
Plain stage exercises STEPPE
Public transport attendants TRAIN
Retiring age soared, say, in regime such as ours? WELFARESTATE
Row involving an elevated US taxonomist LINNAEUS
Royal college’s head leaving for US university PRINCETON
Small and large states backing chosen type of power ELECTRICAL
Star billing featuring this group in the ascendant LIBRA
Stupendous fish BRILL
Surreptitiously move bag STEAL
We learn the lesson, ultimately keeping land free from prejudice ENLIGHTEN
Wife boarding vessel to find man on board PAWN