The Telegraph - Toughie - Mar 7 2018

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A number hugging tree, dull yes? AFFIRMATIVE
Bloomer on ship getting delivery grounded? DAISYCUTTER
Bottle important, having lost heart VIAL
Cake remains? Good Lord! CRUMBS
Cross about our tenant, wife gives curse FOURLETTERWORD
European city not seldom, regularly seen OSLO
Extreme characters in fine club IRON
Fastener caught up on broken leg TOGGLE
Grass skirts of women on half of lads LAWN
Hot dish cold, hero getting stick about flavour, ultimately CHILLICONCARNE
Infant finally cradled by inexperienced mother NATIVE
Life�s work for one? AUTOBIOGRAPHER
Nerve -- one of two on face CHEEK
One after kiss for team? ELEVEN
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One processes whisky to this day STILL
Painter of popes, a degree blue BACON
Primate overcoming slender attacker drinking knockout tea ORANGEPEKOE
Pro has messed up since, on scientific investigation FORENSIC
River top, stream beaten usually FORTHEMOSTPART
Schubert played for purveyors of the flesh BUTCHERS
Second, not first number that is unmelodic MONOTONE
Sign one is overwhelmed by God ARIES
Spring, time for quarrel SPAT
Stop question, then answer WHOA
Truth hard to believe, spit over cliff DOUBLEBLUFF
Ungulate dropping back in style ELAN
Water spoiled suit with further clothing MOISTURE
What inspires confidence at first, love for beautiful nymph ECHO