i Cryptic Crossword 639 Virgilius

February 26, 2013

Harder than the usual Virgilius, I thought, but with a nice theme based around PC. COD for me 23d – ‘What Senor needs on top i.e. hat covering Don’s head (5)’. As ever, the old Fifteensquared blog and clues missed.

Across

9 POL(IC)E CONSTABLE
10 HEY DAY
15/1a POLITICALLY CORRECT – Cryptic Def.
16 OUTPATIENTS – Cryptic Def.
21/11 PERSONAL COMPUTER – Another Cryptic Def.
22 HECTIC – (Che)* TIC

Down

3 ENCLASP – (lens cap)*
7 EMBATTLES – M inside (seat belt)*
16 ON PAPER
20 EXCE(R)PT

http://www.fifteensquared.net/2008/02/12/independent-6653-by-virgilius/

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