Cross­word 2951

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ACROSS

1 Rapids, wa­ter­fall (5) 4 Short for for­eign ex­change (5) 7 Crit­i­cal point (6) 8 Im­ma­ture (6) 9 Ac­tors in a play col­lec­tively (6) 10 Early stage in an in­sect’s life be­tween egg and pupa (5) 11 Cap­i­tal city of Viet­nam (5) 14 Short for am­mu­ni­tion (4) 15 Eco­nomic Free­dom Fighters (3) 16 The di­rec­tion of the earth’s ro­ta­tion (4) 18 Fol­low­ing be­hind (5) 19 Stench (5) 21 Un­sightly (4) 23 Chem­istry: a base that turns lit­mus pa­per blue (6) 24 Beast, crea­ture (6) 25 Bor­ders (5) 26 Por­tion (5)

DOWN

1 A por­ta­ble weapon such as a gun or pis­tol (7) 2 A king­dom form­ing an en­clave of South Africa (7) 3 Try to work out a sit­u­a­tion or per­son’s char­ac­ter by in­tu­ition (4) 4 A cos­metic sur­gi­cal op­er­a­tion for smooth­ing un­wanted wrin­kles (8) 5 Sov­er­eign (5) 6 Mem­ber of an Nguni peo­ple of the Eastern Cape (5) 12 A bomb or shell that does not ex­actly hit the tar­get (4,4) 13 Ran­cid (3) 16 Schol­arly; well-ed­u­cated (7) 17 Save; re­trieve (7) 19 Fic­ti­tious (5) 20 Nasal speech or res­o­nance (5) 22 Short con­vul­sive in­take of breath (4)

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