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what did Hol­ly­wood su­per­star Meryl streep do for co-star amy adams when they were film­ing the movie Doubt? Solve the cross­word, then read down the shaded squares.

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11 Wa­ter mains shut-off tap (8) 12 Seat for one (5) 13 Voucher (6) 14 New Zealand bird em­blem (4) 15 Item of cloth­ing (7) 16 Dither, pause in doubt (8) 17 Pat­terned like a ze­bra (7) 18 Trade block­ade (7) 19 Wet weather (4) 21 Pub game (5) 23 Cater for, sup­ply (7) 24 Roofing ma­te­rial (7) 28 Fash­ion­able, stylish (4) 29 In­door plant con­tainer (3) 30 Board a ship (6) 33 Antarc­tic bird (7) 35 Pair (3) 36 Noble ti­tle (4) 38 De­pend upon (4) 39 Just made (3) 40 Pickle made from toma­toes (7)

42 Heat­ing de­vice that pro­vides hot wa­ter and cen­tral heat­ing (6) 43 Rower’s blade (3) 44 Com­mon sense, men­tal fac­ul­ties (4) 48 Have a go (7) 50 Royal ruler (7) 51 - - - house, play dwelling (5) 54 Movie (4) 56 En­ti­ties that might make you or your com­puter un­well (7)

57 Four stringed in­stru­ment like a tiny 9 Down (7) 60 As­tro­naut (8) 61 En­trance in a door for the fam­ily fe­line (7) 63 In­scribe with acid (4) 64 From Mum­bai or Chennai, per­haps (6)

65 Pat­terned sur­face of a tyre (5)

66 Makes a fore­cast (8)

DOWN

1 Rig­or­ous and se­vere (6) 2 Hope­ful, look­ing for­ward to good times (10) 3 Cross-bred dog (7) 4 Woman’s 15 Across (5) 5 Mea­sure of land area (4) 6 Sense or­gans on the tongue (5,4)

7 The ---, long-run­ning Ra­dio 4 soap (7) 8 Cut­ting im­ple­ment (8) 9 Eric Clap­ton’s in­stru­ment (6)

10 Lower slopes of a moun­tain range (9) 18 Jealousy (4) 20 Put pen to pa­per (5) 22 Track and field com­peti­tors (8) 25 Gath­er­ing-in of crops (7) 26 Not com­pul­sory (8) 27 Gnash­ers (5) 31 Glossy ad­ver­tis­ing pam­phlet (8) 32 Taken into cus­tody (8) 34 Tether for a tent pole (3,4) 37 Mass of bees on the move (5) 41 Flash­light (5) 44 Rub­bish con­tainer rolled out for col­lec­tion (7,3) 45 Re­mov­ing wall­pa­per (9) 46 Most con­fi­den­tial (3, 6) 47 Moun­tain path or road (4) 49 Foot­path called a side­walk in the USA (8)

52 Very hard rock, some­times used for kitchen tops (7) 53 Cap­tain (7) 55 Share ev­ery­day work with­out ex­pect­ing priv­i­leges (4,2) 58 Pin­point, po­si­tion (6) 59 Kipped (5) 62 Ebb and flow of the sea (4)

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