MiNDFOOD

MEGA CROSSWORD

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“A BOOK IS LIKE A GARDEN, CARRIED IN THE POCKET.”

CHINESE PROVERB

ACROSS

1. Citrus rind (6,4)

6. Vigorously

10. Prejudiced

15. Not shiny

18. Mud packs

19. Long-haired hounds

20. Fabricated

22. Coil-shaped

23. Philosophe­r

24. Angry (exchange)

25. Career athlete

26. Gap

28. Belt hole

30. Jelly-like substance

31. Days, ..., months

32. Revise (manuscript)

33. Instrument, double ...

34. Bestowed

35. Computer data unit

37. Gain

39. Scent, ... de toilette

40. Soya-bean curd

42. Carefully manoeuvre

45. Socially exclusive

48. Pulled (of muscle)

49. Wrath

50. Foolishnes­s

53. Ill-matched

54. Roman dwelling

56. Wild

59. Peeled

61. ... of Galilee

62. As far as (2,2)

63. Shop ... you drop (‘3)

64. The O of IOU

65. Early Peruvian

66. Core

68. Wealthy individual

69. Stir-fry pan

70. Hollows out

71. Banish from group

72. Archaic

73. Incompeten­ce

74. Evita, ... Peron

76. Diabetic’s preparatio­n

78. Haifa native

80. Oak kernel

81. Garden fence uprights

84. Strove

85. Leave! (2,4)

87. Encrusted

89. Gifted

92. Flirts with ladies

94. Tap leak

96. Rump

97. From the menu (1,2,5) 98. Smear

100. Sped up

101. Wizard’s rod 104. Golfer’s aide 105. Discussion list 107. Surpass 108. Domineerin­g nature 112. Class system 113. Clinically examine 115. Most important 117. Support garment 118. Astronomy measure (5,4) 120. Engine revs reading (1,1,1) 121. Of the soul

123. Wedged permanentl­y 125. Baby dog

126. Dr ..., I presume? 127. Medico

129. Song of praise

130. Teen exclamatio­n (1,1,1) 131. Prattle

133. Ballet skirt

134. Ball

136. Entertain

137. Judged

140. Fellow

141. ... & only

142. Egotist

146. Oscar winner, ... Thompson 147. Former school, ... mater 148. Unmissable viewing (4-3) 152. Ultimate 154. Lunchtime hour 155. Female swan

156. Scrape

157. Gooey

159. Ring harshly

160. Clump of grass 162. Surround

164. Turn outwards

165. Yuck!

167. Live 169. White-faced 171. Possessed

173. Seize (suspect) 174. Gossips

175. Actress, Charlize ... 177. Nourish

178. Gourmet 179. Escapologi­st, Harry ... 180. Fragrant bloom 181. Region beyond Earth (5,5) 182. Politician 183. Appointmen­t

DOWN

1. On Her Majesty’s Service (1,1,1,1)

2. Afoot

3. Sewage 4. Immoderate behaviours 5. Tropical vine 6. Broken

7. Firm demand 8. ‘Laughing’ bird 9. Deeply desires 10. Block of metal 11. Camera device (5,3) 12. Stubbled (of chin) 13. Bottle case

14. Lost life

16. Go (for job) 17. Bricklayer’s tool 20. Iron-attracting bar 21. Specialty food stores 27. Unifying (control) 29. Bone-thinning disorder 35. Large monkey

36. Be inclined

38. At an angle 41. Thread

43. Yeses

44. Venture forth 46. Scrutinisi­ng 47. Entails 51. Renounce crown 52. Inertness

55. Lemon relative 56. Utmost

57. Perch 58. Layabouts

60. Fills with reverence 67. Hiker’s mattress 69. Tinier

72. Barack ... 75. Perform addition (3,2) 77. Drawback 79. Four-sided figure 82. Pencil-mark removers 83. Unproven belief 86. Called upon 88. Intellect

90. Sheep’s cry 91. Subside

92. Rhyme, ... Willie Winkie 93. Depressed 94. Morning condensati­on 95. Writer, ... Fleming 98. Dork

99. Remove (brooch) 102. Sure-fire

103. Perfect (lover) 104. Making less obscure 106. Aerial display 108. Battling nations 109. Wetter 110. Strained

111. Diving platforms 114. Antagonise 116. Wedding guests 119. Taut 122. Donations to charity 124. Breakfast or dinner 125. Drive forward 128. Squeaky 130. Overshine 132. Economic growth spells 135. Pinafore tops 138. Adjustment 139. Preacher

141. Oil cartel 143. Hankered 144. Gladdens

145. Film star, ... Jolie 149. Tipping over 150. Using Twitter

151. Any of two

153. Sky blue 158. Brownie points 161. Emits

163. More impulsive 166. Glorious

168. Render accustomed 170. Residentia­l building 172. Eventuated

173. 60s frizzy hairstyle 176. Salamander

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