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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1113 June 14 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1113

Clues Answers
Arriving in good time — not quite 12? EARL
Australian bird the French boy copied EMULATED
Cross parent coming in to beat government official? TAXMAN
Do top of face with ointment FUNCTION
Dry and dreary routine linked to bachelor BRUT
Give wading bird protection on flight? HANDRAIL
Good group of students: they’re native to Africa GNUS
Headgear for pig? It’s of no consequence so what
Magician on island, rich, having abandoned US PROSPERO
Noble quality of larch, wound round with ivy CHIVALRY
Oral exclamation of support VIVA
Ottoman commander with short Thai girl AGATHA
Clues Answers
Pick up present for audience HEAR
Pupil once turning eleven, no good for sport BOXING
Quietly furious one’s stealing from work? PIRATE
Someone entitled to organise rep, I feel? life peer
Somewhat absurd, using this language URDU
Stop draft draw up
Theorem musician holds up part of the year SUMMER
Thro’ it, he flourished, previously HITHERTO
Trotsky maybe has returned for Christmas NOEL
US writer’s visa returned, opened by medic ASIMOV
Use sparingly any goose that’s been cooked go easy on
Wader I put on twice IBIS