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The Northern Territory news Sat 21 Oct 2022

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Title

The Northern Territory news Sat 21 Oct 2022

Other title

NT news

Collection

The Northern Territory news; NewspaperNT

Date

2022-10-21

Language

English

Subject

Community newspapers -- Northern Territory -- Darwin.; Australian newspapers -- Northern Territory -- Darwin.

Publisher name

News Corp Australia

Place of publication

Darwin

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application/pdf

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Copyright. Made available by the publisher under licence.

Copyright owner

News Corp Australia

License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00042

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https://hdl.handle.net/10070/895769

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/895859

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NTNEWS.COM.AU Friday October 21 2022 PUZZLES 31 V1 - NTNE01Z01MA R F T V N S L A D E T S S R E F I T E V E N S S A L S A I D L E R T E S T S C E S E I O D R E V S R W C R E S S R E L I C O L D E R P E E V E S T R E W How many words of four letters or more can you make? Each letter must be used only once and all words must contain the centre letter. There is at least one nine-letter word. No words starting with a capital are allowed, no plurals ending in s unless the word is also a verb, e.g. he burns with anger. Good 19 Very Good 29 Excellent 39+ E R D S A Y V R A TARGET Insert the missing letters to make five words reading across and five reading down. Note: more than one solution may be possible 5x5 Numbers have been substituted for letters. Use the letter(s) given to work out the rest of the puzzle. CLUELESS CROSSWORD 21/10 Yesterday Yesterday Choose the correct definition WordWheel Insert the missing letter to make an eight-letter word reading either clockwise or anticlockwise. Vocabularian Rachel a) Female servant b) Olive grove c) Light tan colour Illusive a) Deceptive b) Informative c) Difficult to see Yesterday Bicameral: having two chambers Furze: gorse Yesterday: fruit FURNITURE future inure nurture rerun return ruin rune runt triune true truer tune tuner turf turn turner unfit unit unite untie untrue untruer urine uteri 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 WordWheel Insert the missing letter to complete an eight-letter word reading clockwise or anticlockwise. Previous solution: 1341 G A N A H ? M Y TEACAKES Across 1. Where to go for breakdowns while gardening (7,4) 9. Theres room on the top in the ferryboat ticket office (5) 10. Code rum for orderliness (7) 11. A loud bull. Must have seen one (3) 12. Aphrodisiac cola demanded some praise (8) 15. Their beds have good points (6) 16. Some time ago, utility rooms contained this rodent (6) 19. Incas far away? Certainly from these people (8) 21. Shes not into sachets its all part of the deception (3) 24. Why dont we, reportedly, have a salad ingredient (7) 25. None of my friends are gems (5) 26. Getting pointed in the right direction needed with integration (11) Down 2. Castle fortifications not done with in-house labour (7) 3. 52 needed to supply hands ... (4) 4. ... but deuces could corrupt (6) 5. It has many cures do any work? (8) 6. The main trunk line? (5) 7. The female comes back angry (3) 8. Mile rip could endanger (7) 13. Soccer association returns with moralistic story. Thats nice! (7) 14. Break-in discovered in hospital? (8) 17. Remove links with franchise? (7) 18. What you need to do with this answer (6) 20. It will turn round from Kilimanjaro to Rungwa game reserve (5) 22. The sound of a duck when it gets hot? What a laugh! (4) 23. A snake in the grass? No Its in the Christmas pudding (3) Across 7. In a manner of speaking (5,1,7) 8. A retreat from reality (8) 9. Allocated job (4) 10. Young men (6) 12. To the greatest degree (6) 14. Currently popular (inf) (3) 15. Tenant (6) 17. Very busy (6) 19. Be uncritically fond of (4) 21. Intimidate (8) 23. Persuasive (6-7) Down 1. Away from land (8) 2. Leave (6) 3. Car for hire (4) 4. Speak ill of (3-5) 5. Tempo, cadence (6) 6. Throw carelessly (4) 11. Takes cover (8) 13. Trembled (8) 16. Veer (6) 18. Accusation (6) 20. Leave out (4) 22. Mass violence (4) Yesterday Across: 1. Disprove 7. Shade 8. Identical 9. Ill 10. Laid 11. Cooper 13. Helter-skelter 15. Poetic 16. Feud 18. Air 20. Sacrilege 21. Douse 22. Betrayed. Down: 1. Drill 2. Special 3. Rite 4. Vicious circle 5. Nadir 6. Feel for 7. Slipped 12. Release 13. Hazards 14. Thereby 15. Proud 17. Dread 19. Pier. Yesterday Across: 1. Teak, 3. Spyglass, 9. Pigskin, 10. Testy, 11. Sleeping cars, 13. Roadie, 15. Hawser, 17. Sluggishness, 20. Alamo, 21. Airdrop, 22. Littered, 23. Vend. Down: 1. Tapestry, 2. Algae, 4. Penang, 5. Gate crashers, 6. Absorbs, 7. Soya, 8. Skipping rope, 12. Crash pad, 14. At least, 16. Finale, 18. Eerie, 19. Fall. Yesterday: TEACAKES SUDOKU Fill the grid so that every column, every row and each 3x3 box contains the digits 1 to 9. Yesterdays sudoku solutions EASY MEDIUM HARD EASY MEDIUM HARD Across 1. Cherish (8) 7. Laws (5) 8. Entice (5) 9. Snub (6) 10. Predestination (4) 12. Assistant (4) 14. Dent (6) 17. True (5) 18. Fake (5) 19. Burglar (8) Down 1. Claw (5) 2. Make certain (6) 3. Satisfy completely (4) 4. Dance from Cuba (5) 5. Crabby (9) 6. White rose (anag) (9) 11. Ban (6) 13. Senior member of a group, profession (5) 15. Light beer (5) 16. Aspersion (4) 11x11 QUICK Yesterdays 11x11 quickHOW MANY? How many five-letter words can you make? The answers are words widely known; no words can begin with a capital; no hyphenated words. Yesterday claim, elfin, flail, flair, fluid, oldie, plaid, plain, plait, slain. Today there are 9 possible words Across: 1. Paranoid, 6. Eats, 7. Decant, 9. Aorta, 11. Ember, 12. Using, 13. Alias, 16. Errant, 18. Zero, 19. Departed. Down: 1. Premature, 2. Rotor, 3. Odds, 4. Decimal, 5. Wan, 8. Threshold, 10. Tankard, 14. Inept, 15. Step, 17. Rue. 13x13 QUICK CRYPTIC _ H _ A _ 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19