December solution

23 12 2016

For the solution to the December puzzle, Carol’s Christmas, click on the thumbnail.

 

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Carol’s Christmas

2 12 2016

Click on the thumbnail for the blank for the December crossword puzzle. You can download and print and solve the puzzle with pencil and paper, or you can ‘Open with Word’ and solve on screen. I use Arial 20 caps font.

Clues

Across

1.,& 8 across. Donated as you escape from the vague mix-up? (4)

2. Mary’s Joseph found his role, and bush snagged. (7)

8. See 1 across.

10. You get into the gild women’s organisation. (5)

11. Ask about the vast telescope. (3)

13. Topic in the anthemed song. (5)

16. About Religious Education. (2)

18. Energy in the chin. (3)

19. Once right away in Orange Nazarene Church. (3)

21. Thanks, bub. (2)

22. Twisted ear. Do give highest esteem. (5)

24. Worth ploughed then fling away. (5)

26. Twisted dive in godly status. (6)

28. Finder confused into liking peer. (6)

29. Short lieutenant. (2)

30. Take nothing from Banquo for Easter time begins with a celebratory dinner. (7)

32. Letter to Abraham’s God? (2)

33. Put again into service in Chartreuse monastery. (5)

34. Broken home left off in Gippsland. (3)

36. Break bread-maker. (5)

39., & 41 across. Point of time palm tree fruits. (4)

42, 43 & 45 across. Genuflections are from the crushed kernel. (5)

46. Christmas singing again a wry amen. (4,1,2,6)

 

Down.

1., & 9 down. Transcending tingle! Exultant joy! (4)

3. Sheep shoes in mug? (2)

4. Can he turn us? His rice snack. (6)

5. Alibi kept across cycle. (4)

6. Ecumenical among battle for Texan independence. (5)

7. Not dated to start with. (2)

9. See 1 down.

12. Baby’s cot reclad. (6)

13. The nard right away in the open hand. (6)

14. They are out of the upturned terrene for first course. (6)

15. The curly lad wed at a sauntering pace. (6)

17. Tied in a knot to prepare for publication. (4)

18. Jesus’ birthplace in a scribe? (4)

20. Note that authorises in architecture. (4)

21. Modulation in the cornerstone. (4)

23. Started Orbit Vehicle. (2)

25. Giovanni Battista Cardinal sings second note? (2)

27. Why right off the end of the enemy replaced with an article for the clyster. (5)

28. A corrupt fee? U.S. turn to flintlocks? (5)

31. Transcend Banquo, Kay? Katanning used to be habitat! (6)

35. This woman found in solidarity. (3)

36. Bionic Ear Institute initially. (3)

37. Religion News-writers Association. (3)

38. Single lens reflex? (3)

40. Altägyptisches Wörterbuch! (2)

41. Thank you for short. (2)

44. Letter to enjoy now. (2)

45. Ewel-tide Eve? (2