MISCELLANEOUS

The Hindu Crossword 8507



Across

1 A loose robe for sleeping in (10)

6 Ridge of rock near sea (4)

9 Soft-bodied hard-shelled animal (7)

10 Account for what is no longer clear (7)

12 Gradually drew together (8)

13 Mixture of two or more metals (5)

15 Release one tune somehow (5)

17 One who utilises people for his own ends (9)

19 Went over some jazz about poetry (9)

21 Ulcerated chilblains on the heel (5)

23 Weird and causing superstitious fear (5)

24 Holds up to mark us (8)

27 The sort of thing authority proclaims (7)

28 Salt of acetate acid (7)

29 Large brown parrot (4)

30 Costume for a hula dance (5,5)

Down

1 Specify as something desired (4)

2 Chivalrous ladies' man (7)

3 Come into contact with hut company (5)

4 Adjudicators in the wood-wind section (9)

5 Horse for the eastern saint (5)

7 Ornamental shoulder-piece of uniform (7)

8 Odd-looking costume at a party (5,5)

11 The bird for a firm to carp about (7)

14 High close-fitting portion of knitted garment (6,4)

16 The first principle in an electric heater (7)

18 Support for someone esteemed (9)

20 In no condition to enjoy high-speed travel (7)

22 One glib person belonging to the North Western Indian province (7)

24 Also rightly determined by the sun (5)

25 Asserts to affirm (5)

26 Noteworthy act of valour (4)



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