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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27087 July 11 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27087

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A great many unwell in Eastern state, nursed by rather fewer TRILLION
After broadcasting sarcastic item I must ignore defamatory methods smear tactics
American inventor leaving small item unfinished MORSE
An atmosphere dismissing source of Italian style is rebellious ANARCHIC
Anger when lines are busy for us after one ill humour
Big figures try to pick up a lot of support OGRES
Bring up opinion by newspaper: motorist looks into it rear-view mirror
Crikey — it’s just like 1984 by george
Curl copper up round edge CRIMP
Customer, old man, at marketplace PATRON
Description of aural event very pleasant, mostly SONIC
Family employee showing a positive attitude au pair
Items displayed by posters supporting this hobby PHILATELY
Millions chasing woman who does enchant CHARM
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Mum with annoyance missing year attending a mystical retreat shangri-la
Places between flights on journey — this may be one landing-strip
Poet closing parts of number with very dodgy metres RHYMESTER
Provocative example of issue produced in Paris? enfant terrible
Rather clever, providing opening for tourism in US city NIFTY
Romantic approach and solemn promise that gives access to secrets? PASSWORD
Room provider keen to have Queen about to occupy bed HOTELIER
Rural river caught in tumult of Niagara AGRARIAN
Say nothing adopted by sort of professor is outrageous EGREGIOUS
Shrewd, like student giving up English once ASTUTE
Story-teller recalled river meeting larger body of water AESOP
University in China attracting a female PAULA
Welcoming information in part of UK investing in fuel CONGENIAL
Work on the Web to happen to involve arguments BROWSE