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1. An un­known not found in light cavalry? (4,5) 8. Like a quiet snake (3) 9. Man of af­fairs? (11) 11. The Queen and I fol­low a wind­ing course (7) 12. Slip away for the match? (5) 13. Stress it’s money on ac­count (6) 15. Pos­si­bly footholds in the fi­nan­cial world? (6) 17. Sound of some no­table epic (5) 18. A rea­son for the ves­sel be­ing fast? (7) 20. Doesn’t swim for state re­ward, per­haps (6,5) 22. Man born in the sum­mer­time? (3) 23. Nest ready-made when not mi­gra­tory (9)

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2. Has moved a tree (3) 3. Rhoda’s out to ac­cu­mu­late a store (5) 4. Jock­eys on con­tract? (6) 5. Se­ri­ous Eastern prob­lem (7) 6. One of mi­nor in­ter­est in the le­gal pro­fes­sion? (4,2,5) 7. Sub­ju­gated and forced to work (9) 10. He was aware of the grav­ity of the sit­u­a­tion (5,6) 11. They could be made of stale lamb (9) 14. They bite chil­dren! (7) 16. Came down to earth and got caught (6) 19. A worn-out tree (5) 21. Or­gan of hear­ing - lit­er­ally! (3)

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2. Ovum (3) 3. Coach (5) 4. Eluded (6) 5. Gleam (7) 6. Bless­ing (11) 7. Mur­der­ous (9) 10. Urchin (11) 11. Com­pen­sa­tion (9) 14. Less­ened (7) 16. Fade (6) 19. Song (5) 21. Ve­hi­cle (3)

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