Crossword for Thu, 17/May/2018

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Across
1: Short newspaper piece

5: Pelvic bones

10: Flute or saxophone variety

14: Stellar phenomenon

15: Shivering fits

16: Wrench, e.g.

17: Strong emotions

19: Round of applause

20: Circle part

21: Pleasure trips

23: Yet to occur

24: Point maker

26: Prohibition-era fixtures

31: Peaty place

34: Get ready for a fight

35: Small aperture

36: Batman foe Poison ___

37: 'The Catcher in the ___'

38: Get going

40: Personal quirk

41: Florence Nightingale, e.g.

43: Not against

44: First zoo?

45: Thing that conceals

49: Calms

50: Undemocratic law

55: Ocean debris

58: Use mouthwash

59: Earring spot

60: Prohibition adherent

63: Skunk's funk

64: Fielder's faux pas

65: Neck wraps

66: Turns to the right

67: Droopy

68: Ruing the run, perhaps

Down
1: IV part

2: Synagogue scroll

3: Circumvent

4: Excessive enthusiasm

5: Dupes

6: In the past

7: Varlet

8: Stole again

9: Allay worry

10: Eager

11: Deal with a shylock

12: Use a grasping device at the barbecue

13: Cutlass Supreme, e.g.

18: Froth

22: Hairdresser's offering

24: Withered

25: Video recorder, for short

27: Emolument

28: Greek letter

29: Dubai VIP

30: Give the ax to

31: Storage containers

32: Egg, classically

33: Sandwich served on pita

37: Rod companions

38: Thin-bladed tools

39: Wrath

42: Figure eight performers

43: Small one

46: Agendas

47: Device used by Richard Avedon

48: 'Far out!'

51: Army uniform fabrics

52: Block house?

53: Exonerate

54: By no means long-winded

55: Whip

56: Prospector's bonanza

57: Chamber music instrument

58: Fit for a King?

61: Energy unit

62: Dress fancily, with 'out'





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