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The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 28,825 – Aug 2 2022 Crossword Answers

Published in The Guardian Cryptic Crossword.

Clues Answers
A performance enhancer: it might have a huge impact ASTEROID
Baking a gluten tart initially is a challenge GAUNTLET
Card revoked over fine finish by Everton’s lead footballer DEFENDER
Cleaner removing outside smell PONG
During the weekend, walk in open areas SPACES
European writer grasps Latin POLE
Film-maker’s car loses wheel going up street in Paris AUTEUR
I quit drugs to inhale oxygen, deuterium and tritium, perhaps ISOTOPES
Insects need septic tanks CENTIPEDES
Japan expels contests JOUSTS
Last time in, for example STAY
Law broken by government after a day to decide ADJUDGE
Leave behind urn? OUTRUN
Letters translated on unusual map provide illumination STREETLAMP
Majority of river current included liquid MOISTURE
One attacking home with sci-fi villain? INVADER
One raced around shopping area ARCADE
Place occupied by Prince Charming is not around No. 10 POSITION
Pleasure cracking open wines with money back REFUNDS
Real breakthrough when club’s discarded VERY
Registered nurse extremely upset with older criminal stealing a pound ENROLLED
Result of bribe PAYOFF
Rum? No, must want double STUNTWOMAN
Significant worker’s sacked with obligation for tax IMPORTDUTY
Standard and Sun cover training records PAPERS
Statement from film divorcee overturned REMARK
Stick out for last half of Magic Roundabout character PROTRUDE
Throughout Whitsun, a minister gets big wave TSUNAMI