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July 2017 Monthly Crossword
This month's puzzle celebrates a man who was the foremost creator of a trailblazing journey. The journey is marked by seven clues given without definition, five of which have a common element removed from the entry, and one of which has a common abbreviation for part of its entry.
|6|| Kill beginning without liberal at last on Capitol Hill (5)|
|7|| Charlie Auden jumping about alternately like the clappers? (8)|
|10|| Having the temperament to sit in the sun, facing west, and turn florid (7)|
|11|| Plant daggers in body of clay (7)|
|12|| Plain drawing shielded by bridge (7)|
|13|| Prophesy announced by quartet on water (7)|
|14||Harmful leer is due to cause ructions (11)|
|19|| Letter regarding very small contents (7)|
|21|| Fiery decoction of mountain fern (Oreopteris) (7)|
|23|| Side going into battle? On the contrary! (7)|
|25|| Stick bubble over abscess (7)|
|26|| Voice of latest enormity (8)|
|27|| Voice of latest enormity (5)||
|1|| Left estate (8)|
|2|| Bit of vegetable knowledge found in newspaper (6)|
|3|| Stuff jingle fashion (10)|
|4|| Favourite beach head sent to bottom (4)|
|5|| Eye opener; chef uses lettuce under salami slices (6)|
|6|| Family gatherings (outsiders kiss) (5,1)|
|8|| Space by ancient ship following initial building block (7)|
|9|| Brake failure (5)|
|13|| Long distance call put on (10)|
|15|| Long songs preserving time loops (7)|
|16|| Prevail over French on Alpine feature (8)|
|17|| Grand in debt to ring leader (5)|
|18|| Journeyman building low tunnel into metal resistance? (6)|
|20|| Moving earnestly, to some extent? (2,4)|
|22|| Stocks flare up with time share introductions (6)|
|24|| Has switched orientation East (4)|Please click here for a printable version of this crossword.
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