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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1134 July 13 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1134

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Argument from European male in charge POLEMIC
Bit of a joint eaten once, middle portion TENON
Coins numismatist necessarily holds up CENTS
Country manor dilapidated, the reverse of tip-top ROMANIA
Event is put on record. something poetic EPISODE
Favoured and named and given encouragement INCITED
Finish up in Scottish river now TODAY
Foreign character could be a help ALEPH
Given order, go in early as soldier LEGIONARY
Given room, perhaps, adapted Accommodated
Good water sport on the up GROWING
Lift pal collapsing — into this? PITFALL
Mechanical device in East Anglian river CAM
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Muck in mound regularly removed MUD
Pieces of fruit in small diagrams FIGS
Powerful dope hidden in bed COGENT
Purification process that could be nationalised DESALINATION
Rapid way to write with one moving round more slowly SHORTHAND
Show contempt and endless malevolence SPIT
Small island in March is blissful place PARADISE
Some toast what the milkman does ROUND
Sort of drink — celebrate, imbibing litre SLING
State since renamed — or so I heard when travelling RHODESIA
The woman, a female offering something that’s corny? SHEAF
Walk beginning to end for one toddling along AMBLER
Yobs, many hanging around university LOUTS