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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27171 October 17 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27171
Clues Answers
… only briefly, note SOL
A couple of girls fussing FINICKY
Asian joke, one involving judge and sailor PUNJABI
Bloke outside hotel, source of good news brought to Aix? GHENT
Chapter in revolutionary story bringing conspicuous success ECLAT
Dash to get form of identification set up NIP
Displaying deficiency in character-forming action? ILLEGIBLE
Fanciful act overturned, protecting particular chap thus WHIMSICAL
Figure a small number badger without respite? NONAGON
His curate blunders initially in consecration of sacred elements EUCHARISTIC
Ironic study dismissed by poet and dramatist DRY
Juice quietly taken down in Bath, for example? SAP
Like priests in Times unusually backing animal shelter… MINISTERIAL
Liliaceous plants taken by yellowish-brown grazers BUFFALOES
Live in shelter closest to hand NEAREST
Muslim star going over part of UK SUNNI
Notes male attorney has penned backing City MEMORANDA
One drinking beer half-heartedly with doctors in islands IMBIBER
Position offered by sardonic headmaster NICHE
Possibly eyes Native Americans on new church feature organ screen
Second man splashing out rupees for cooling drink SHERBET
Senior officer in boat starts to lecture youth sharply PUNGENTLY
Source of strength identified by wife attending function SINEW
Stay smeared with viscid substance TARRY
Supervising healthy exercise RUNNING
This writer’s against changing into a wit IMAGINATION
Token love-bird found in northern lake NOMINAL
US politician working in dome for shady group DEMIMONDE
Verbally unproductive? Lord! BARON
Vitality not recorded in a number of quarters ALIVENESS
What authors do to listeners? Absolutely RIGHT
What Parker displays, disturbed by current din? NOISINESS