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NTSPP – 042

Not the Saturday Prize Puzzle – 042

42 by Anax

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Foreword

Welcome to the forty second in our series of weekly puzzles.

This week, with puzzle #42, Anax delights us with a puzzle themed on 42.

The puzzle

42 by Anax

There is an interactive version of the puzzle here.

If you prefer your puzzles on paper, a pdf of the puzzle an be downloaded from the interactive version.

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1 Clean clothes here, untreated pants on line (10) 2 Old man revolted by his lice (5)
7 Say nothing – the doctor’s an idiot (4) 3 Japanese drama accepting sci-fi writer’s help (7)
9 See 5 4 Given steel cross, church opens after check (10)
10 Barney enters chorus, being a cheat (8) 5/9/26 42 6 17 friendly interviewer hasn’t even cracked (3,6,2,4,3,8,3,10)
11/17 Old DJ but, in part, deliverer of 42 (4,7) 6 Leisure centre for sizeable area of Kent (4)
13/25 Hot houses badly hurt recipient of 42 (6,4) 7 Weather’s wrong for wash (5,2)
15 We will admit ring is returned by accident (8) 8 Troublesome modern studio in China (9)
16 Some clothing’s colour turned water filthy? (8) 12 Modest about present/past Internet service, clearly (10)
18 Symbol of nationality some citizens ignore (6) 14 Get wild with old Frenchman in lift (9)
20 Travel around Australian island (4) 17 See 11
21 A thing turns into something stiff here? (8) 19 Stay firm (7)
24 Strange agility, ranting as a flatterer (14) 22 His appeal is part singing, part songwriting, part body language (5)
25 See 13 23 Stare at good mirror (4)
26 See 5

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