Crossword solutions: Wednesday, October 17

16:00, Oct 16 2012

Across: 1 Servant, 5 Tease, (Cervantes) 8 Limps, 9 Insular, 10 Exquisite, 12 Bar, 13 Braise, 14 Schism, 17 War, 18 Champagne, 20 Improve, 21 Undue, 23 Giddy, 24 Greeted. Down: 1 Solve, 2 Rim, 3 Assails, 4 Trivia, 5 Taste, 6 Ad-libbing, 7 Eardrum, 11 Quadruped, 13 Bawling, 15 Capsule, 16 Bad egg, 18 Crony, 19 Emend, 22 Dot.

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