Crossword solutions: Wednesday, November 7

Across: 1 Flew, 3 Seize, (Floozies)7 X-ray, 8 Aspidistra, 9 Lyre, 12 Sweet potato, 13 Oomph, 15 Queen, 19 Centre stage, 21 Seal, 23 Decree nisi, 24 Jape, 25 Rests, 26 Wait. Down: 1 Flagstones, 2 Write-up, 3 Skimpy, 4 In toto, 5 Exalt, 6 Fair, 10 Yoke, 11 Evangelist, 14 Mica, 16 Up to now, 17 Sticks, 18 Berets, 20 Elder, 22 Exam.

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