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2 Romeo’s mercurial friend (8) 3 Hero of US comic strips and films (8) 4 Agatha Christie’s de­tec­tive (6) 5 Booth (5) 6 Fleet­ing (5) 7 A syn­thetic poly­mer (5) 12 Piece of turf (3) 13 An ed­i­ble starchy tu­ber (3) 14 Char­lotte Bronte hero­ine (4,4) 15 Hol­ly­wood’s ape­like mon­ster (4,4) 19 Young aero­naut of Greek leg­end (6) 20 A type of flavour­ing (5) 21 Leg­endary sup­porter of the

heav­ens (5) 22 Jane Austen’s part­ner for

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