Crossword solutions: Saturday, March 22

Across: 1 Peak, 4 Unease, (Pekingese)8 Supplant, 9 Duck, 10 Ludo, 11 Unwind, 13 Dundee, 16 Modem, 17 Obese, 19 Begone, 22 Mirror, 24 Worm, 25 Abed, 26 Scrutiny, 27 Usurer, 28 Oche. Down: 2 Explode, 3 Klaxon, 4 Untrue, 5 Endow, 6 Second string, 7 Cumulonimbus, 12 Neon, 14  Umbo, 15 Dog, 18 Bewitch, 20 Eraser, 21 Overdo, 23 Radar.

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