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No. 659 by Cyclops
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Across
1 Backed singular twit and deputy, as a concession to seniors? (3,4)
5 This is about restricting Rees-Mogg ultimately – which makes sense (5)
9 Devious USSR chlorinated Bush? (5,3,7)
10 Pointed nuts (5)
11 That's owing to Auden, um, being drunk (6,3)
12 Briny members found by experienced sailors (3,4)
14 Repulsed, National Front takes sod all in back payments (4,3)
16 Ruler's mate ballsed up tuna salad – plug pulled (7)
18 Ousted leader makes meek sound, squeezing false tits (7)
20 Invalid male interrupting Hunt? Lay off! (9)
22 Boris's dodgy name for Queen – "shaggy thing" (5)
23 Defensive attitude: Hitler's ultimate mindset? (6,9)
24 Flash: our national leaders' fake material (5)
25 Prickly Edward nursing erection (7)

Down
1 "Moreover, live with borders!" (7)
2 Lack drink? Drop dead! (9)
3 As jumpy as a TV presenter? (5)
4 Smooth, failed presidential candidate's casual wear (7)
5 Butt removed from Ozzie bloke – tough (9)
6 Pulverize Labour! (5)
7/21 Fasten Hoey to ground, as a sample of how better life could be! (5,2,5)
8 Bill, the controversial presenter is over (6)
13 Male line buggered when one enters battle location (2,7)
15 Preoccupation of conference of former Etonians, say, in short (9)
16 Stuff Labour leaders, Brown and rest (7)
17 'Nassau tum' naturally partly responsible for fall (6)
18 eBay not working? Stick it! (7)
19 Andy, one to go mad, gets pissed (7)
21 See 7dn. 22 Very good support for a bust ball pinching vein opening (5)


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