January 2013 Crossword Cryptic Clues

ACROSS

1. Can I pay for this with $10-6  ? [10]
5. Collective noun for ducks? [8]
8. Confused young lady I believe [4]
11. I place copper between poles for bone [5]
13. 0, 6, 500 to find poet [4]
15. See 81 across
16. Mathematical ratio, very loud, French article – it’s all rubbish [6]
17. Male bat can be adjusted to bring under control [7]
19. Try dog at the ends of railway for a spicy dish [5]
20. Roam planar to find stuff beyond our ken [10]
21. Medical staff replace nitrogen with carbon to wish harm [6]
24. Eat nut for a change to make harmonious [6]
25. Distorted moan in Arabia [4]
27. Lose change only [4]
28. Sounds as if the ayes have it [9]
30. Malted shake for woo treatment [6]
32. & 52 across: These claims polarise opinions (Two words [8], [7])
36. Sounds like it’s not ‘is, but gets it wrong [4]
38. State 100 for biological container [3]
41. & 107 across: Poetry scrawl describing healing properties of solids whose atoms are arranged in ordered patterns (two words, [7], [5])
42. From this direction the status is often this in advance for timber [7]
44. Dropsy chick has means of knowing outcome [7]
46. We French [4]
47. Siva mint contains these [8]
49. Shoe strings less 50 are hits in tennis [4]
52. See 32 across
54. Oxygen isotope, less 1 for Australia [2]
55. Brief looks lack gravity and are pointed weapons [6]
56. See 101 down
59. Six with State to get them in [4]
61. Cat lacking direction makes infected fluid [3]
63. Play teeth have woo transmissions [9]
65. Two of them contain piffle [3]
66. Daddy horse without sulphur causes grumpiness [3]
68. Sailor on the Overland Telegraph? It’s on the cards [5]
69. Devilish State trig ratio [5]
70. Bent coin may have religious meaning [4]
72. It is pair one doctor. I’ll have the Italian first [5]
75. See 60 Down
77. Mother with gravity in charge is spooky [5]
78. Sounds like a cricket extra should give some purchase [3]
79. Use electricity with Engineers for area of old Israeli town [4]
81. Meteor shattered at a distance; Try side of playing field for look-see (two words, [7], [6])
82. Strong nuclear, weak nuclear, electromagnetic, gravity, and now this?! [5]
86. Sulphur on shaft projections – a bit tricky [5]
87. Conjunction of tomb cryptology gives indication of antiquity [2]
89. To North for a hundred in cricket [3]
90. & 18 Down: It never stops! (Two words, [9], [6])
92. Treated tree fluid for health resort [3]
94. & 95 Down: Sounds like index of songs can foresee future (Two words [9], [7])
97. Component of pate and cakes provides refreshment [3]
98. Whirlpool changed, changed colour [4]
99. Soup once has indication of place [4]
100. STD without a start is bull [2]
101. & 31 Down: Cut short rings to make a mark (Two words [4], [7])
103. I might not be so big, but it sounds like I am renting out property [6]
105. Calcium? No! It’s the law [5]
107. See 41 across
109. Morning exercise and religious instruction makes current flow [6]
111. Move the TV? [11]
113. Abuse without a sailor provides an application [3]
114. “The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, But in ourselves, that we are underlings.” A debunking of this [9]
115. Faith leaves its mark [8]
116. Saint, Gunner (Territorial Army) is on the level [6]
117. He is bashful and pointlessly stern: a crooked mouthpiece [7]

DOWN

1. Head covering, moose without the Middle East for folk medicines [7]
2. La sine for foreigners [6]
3. Sew her shape, shapers [6]
4. A gala run can leave one thus [7]
6. Religions without the numbers? [5]
7. Pay load of vehicle worked to provide price [4]
9. Anus box lit us to show a bit of backbone [12]
10. Science with directions for parts of play [6]
11. Elements of Spain caused problems for them [4]
12. Thus Pythagorus has a hidden agent [3]
14. Diane got muscle spasms in this cult [9]
18. See 90 Across
20. Sounds like a Saint is a bit boring [4]
21. Get rid of half the anti-freeze for a geographic feature [3]
22. The makings of a hero guest may actually not be a nice character [5]
23. Same as 86 across
26. Atoms distributed to defend a castle [5]
29. Dig snow – one way to find water [7]
31. See 101 Across
33. If you have this, you do not need a clue [12]
34. Irish organisation on UK quiz show for citizen of ME country [5]
35. Tuna atrophy – a failure of this? [11]
37. “Severe” can be applied to estate managers [6]
39. After the French [4]
40. Insectology from this would be something more credible [11]
43. Quai Zero has elements asking the question [4]
45. Contains water, music [5]
48. A standard lot of molecules make this digger [4]
50. This is orchitic crap [12]
51. Change the rules – you will need a cabbage [4]
52. Her blends contain cooking ingredient [4]
53. Believers get a rise out of this [10]
57. Worn by Elise? [3]
58. Suits duo arranged to be scholarly [8]
60. & 75 Across: Fine gush arranged for good vibes (Two words, [4], [4])
62. Also fiat has wisdom [5]
64. No 10 was said to be infallible [3]
67. Take the end from a beam of light to reveal source god [2]
71. God did it! [11]
73. Cripple distortion can provide a lead for prayers [4]
74. A degree for Mum? [2]
75. Sounds like not all, but it is all [3]
76. Adjusted feel ox glory would be about as useful as this [11]
80. Nice rap for acting the goat [7]
83. Could be a study in A Flat [5]
84. Mother Brown’s elevated objects [5]
85. Lose ancestor? You have the elements to make contact [7]
87. See 101 down
88. Shell fish loses alpha –makes one weep [3]
91. At the Observation Post is a superior position [4]
93. In favour of villain to wind up Parliament [[8]
95. See 94 Across
96. Would a halogen be an agent to produce these? [5]
102. & 56 Across & 86 Down: Sample taken at post mortem? (Three words [3],[2],[4])
104. A boy so called was a hit [3]
106. Put North into a two dimensional space to make a sports ground [5]
108. Sounds like the girl is sad [4]
110. Phosphorous and Uranium at the top end. Taking a chance [4]
112. Direction to part of bible to become a drunk [3]

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