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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27743 August 14 2020 Crossword Answers

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27743
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A fine considerably limits current liaison AFFAIR
A German tabloid’s taken over with no preparation ad-lib
Baby carriers, say, losing temperature, one concludes UTERI
Bloke’s not entirely likeable group’s breaking camp HISTRIONIC
Catty Pope? LEONINE
Copier a chap uses in novel AMANUENSIS
Custody battle ended shortly after flu got out of control tug-of-love
Deadlock: four leave showing no emotion IMPASSE
Dick, not working, takes female out for a short time DETECTIVE
Diner supplied sandwiches, building support SCAFFOLD
Doubt about chopped ice in packs for boxing FISTICUFFS
Drink drug in round tin OCEAN
Editor recruits staff to do what he does EMEND
Fastest runner caught __ he can’t stand up CHEETAH
Find spice regularly in the Orient? Nothing’s simpler EASIEST
For which tours are organised? EUROSTAR
Forty winks? Just under twelve DOZE
Green film about operating organ ECONOMIST
Happy union’s no-score draw? love match
Husband abandons razor perhaps that preserves his dignity? face-saver
I don’t give a fig about southern party BASH
Indulged in odd places between jobs? IDLE
Large individual, Edward VII acquiring name as this LIBERTINE
Left old friend casing clubs in the area LOCALLY
Let special medical team cut open Marxist? RENTED
Lifted plump cheese to find crisp material TAFFETA
Noble Oscar shed clothes BARON
Pity old queen having to face cross physicist RUTHERFORD
Pool worker one goes in to look up in Times TYPIST
Stuck first of borrowed money in Oslo BORE
Swill King George brought up, breaking wind GARGLE
Wax cylinder recorder TAPER