Crossword solutions: Monday, January 6

Across: 1 Cart, 3 Blanch, (Carte blanche) 9 Sapient, 10 Grill, 11 Emu, 12 Reputedly, 13 Clergy, 14 Amazon, 16 Important, 19 Axe, 21 About, 22 Callous, 23 Effort, 24 I spy. Down: 1 Caste, 2 Rapture, 4 Legitimately, 5 Naiad, 6 Halcyon, 7 Refrigerator, 8 Step, 13 Climate, 15 Zealous, 17 Proof, 18 Arch, 20 Essay.

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