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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1350 May 13 2019

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1350
Clues Answers
A blast __ methane, perhaps? GAS
A drug ring supplying interplanetary travellers asteroid belt
A middle section in dire tune AIR
Awkward getting some sleep in it INAPT
By the sound of it, taken to court for fraud PSEUD
Cheek __ that’s by the mouth LIP
Demon in Mephistopheles personified, originally IMP
Drunk? That’s illegal under the table
Execute that man bathed in a little sweat? BEHEAD
First in hierarchy, number is top HEIGHT
Fold petal another way PLEAT
Group getting cold in tub BATCH
Hit most of the spots THRASH
Lass there, awfully cruel HEARTLESS
One relative and one friend lacking spirit INANIMATE
Pay Greek character heading for Belgium to follow truck pick up the tab
Remove Times puzzle, finally ERASE
Second letter in a large, complicated branch of mathematics ALGEBRA
Smooth gelato melted LEGATO
Stepping down, agreeing terms again? RESIGNING
Strangest idea to rebuild West Sussex Town east grinstead
Student, bit of a looker? PUPIL
Substitute book RESERVE
Upset or placate female ruler CLEOPATRA