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MiniCryptic Crossword 7s5s and 3s

Cryptic clues are always divided into two parts. One part is a straight definition of the answer, and the other part is a cryptic description utilizing wordplay. The order and the divide between parts are for the solver to figure out. If you are new to cryptics, we provide a detailed tutorial. It will open in a new window.

1. Tree in California found in a crater. (7) 1. Lawyer cries, "We'll sue with the ammunition contained in this!"(7)
4. One in the chip business learning. (5)

2. Classical language used in L.A. Sn.. (5)

7. Needle has young one climbing the walls. (3) 3. Pseudo-science treats achy Mel. (7)
8. Inexperienced aboriginal lacks time. (5) 5. Up the boulevard comes the lady Peron. (3)
9. Posy delivered in cheery snifter. (7) 6. Falsehoods lead to aviation's infrequency. (5)

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