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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1242 December 12 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1242
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Animal found in salt water loch SEAL
Area within locality: Buckingham, for example PALACE
Aristocrat said to be unable to produce heir BARREN
Briefly wonder at a Liberal naval officer ADMIRAL
Cats, for example, can be melodious MUSICAL
Concerned with teaching story that can be made good REPARABLE
Cope, breaking one’s high standards IDEALS
Crush tree under motorway MASH
Discover whereabouts? Time to run TRACE
Exult with new royal symbol CROWN
Hedge, given question __ tick Sue off QUICKSET
Islander from south with a complaint SAMOAN
It creates mist damaging to armies ATOMISER
Maybe defenceless, but not hurt when husband leaves UNARMED
Needle chap over family BODKIN
Perfect example of memo deleted? Not entirely MODEL
Pinch small quantity of spirits NIP
Printout not easy to reproduce? hard copy
Putting together academic paper on moral offence, we hear SYNTHESIS
Reshuffled, a sport minister PASTOR
Skirt the centre of island MIDI
Something for waiter __ start to put it back TIP
They are on course to hold clubs CADDIES
This boat reversing would make puddles SLOOP
Warning: old people OMEN
With no rival, don’t strain so much to see PEERLESS