Crossword solutions: Saturday, February 22

16:00, Feb 21 2014

Across: 1 Beef, 4 Rend, 8 Ding, (Befriending) 9 Palladium, 11 Taurus, 13 Chicken, 15 Groyne, 16 Ramped, 18 Nodose, 20 Tedium, 22 Prouder, 23 Mutton, 25 Tea kettle, 26 Flow, 27 Stay, 28 Lamb. Down: 2 Exam, 3 Filthy, 4 Reduce, 5 Neuter, 6 Disrepair, 7 Eggs, 10 Managed, 12 Ogen, 13 Condition, 14 In a spot, 17 Dump, 19 Ernest, 20 Turkey, 21 Dental, 23 Muff, 24 Slim.

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