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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1169 August 31 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1169
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Absorbing nitrogen, censures nasty skin lotion SUNSCREEN
Be painfully affected by belt-tightening? feel the pinch
Certainly dismayed, in part AYE
Concerned with short Welsh dog going around shopkeeper GROCER
Departs with ship full of animals that’s not light DARK
Difficulty with speech, failing Turing test? STUTTERING
Disorderly nit, impolite to enter uninvited INTRUDE
Drug English star HEROINE
Eater ’aving bananas (or nuts)? VEGETARIAN
Heard someone leaving Devonian town EXETER
Huts remodelled like this THUS
Ignited high explosive, showing flexibility LITHE
Left-wing Republican editor RED
Loudly sing opinion of unfashionable waistband? belt out
Peevish complaint from Caucasian changing time to noon WHINE
Pointed tool held by smaller criminal LAWLESS
Practical joke is quietly disgusting PRANK
Remover of dirt or carbon with less fat CLEANER
Sailor supporting a Liberal place of worship ALTAR
The man’s Conservative past HISTORY
Tried catching tuna, say, around vessel supplied FURNISHED
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