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Crossword #3 by Foo

Format: cryptic-GB
Language: gb en-GB 
Culture: gb GB 
Difficulty: 3

Clue
Answer
1 D 2 B 3 G 4 S 5 M 6 V 7 U
8 I P E C A C 9 O C C I D E N T
S E U 10 M H R R U
11 E F F E N D I 12 A V I A T O R
A U T S D N E N
13 S E P U L T U R E 14 G I B E S
E E N N R
15 S M 16 A R T E D 17 F O 18 R E A R 19 M
S E R A A
20 S A T E 21 S 22 R H E U M A 23 T I C
H H H S U P A E
24 R E E N A C T 25 D R A B B E R
E N R A E G L A
26 W H I S K I N G 27 B E H E S T
D C S D S T E
ACROSS
8 Patent concern - city electricity taken to encourage expulsion (6)
9 0, 201, 500, 10, off 270 (8)
11 Turkish gentleman, say, fined occasionally (7)
12 He flies one-way to Italian peak (7)
13 Confident about record of last month's burial (9)
14 Ridicules large returns from quarters (5)
15 Stung by quick-witted reporter (7)
17 Exposed when rolling up sleeves to prepare for a fight (7)
20 Meets demand with toxic asset (5)
22 Parts of house said to make moving difficult for me (9)
24 Corporal punishment's back in 19, so make it legal again? (7)
25 Less interesting reading, perhaps, in printer's pad (7)
26 Sweeping question of monarch's identity, nothing less (8)
27 Command man to wear finest (6)
DOWN
1 Causes of trouble in paradise, as espoused by Milton (8)
2 Strengthen by raising the bar, duty-bound (4,2)
3 Meagre rent thrown down in challenge (8)
4 Malicious delight from one in school study - France and Germany in Europe? On the contrary! (13)
5 Space veteran is no good at first, getting stuck in the mud (6)
6 Some backbone, taking ecstasy in green lingerie (8)
7 For Spooner also longs for changes of direction (1-5)
10 Break apart in fog, and get the wrong idea (13)
16 Weak like before, and sick at heart (8)
18 Hit servants in fits of violence (8)
19 Steep staff tax (8)
20 It's clever, don't say it sounds impolite (6)
21 Fish from hospital ship on board another (6)
23 'Non-drinker' skilful getting drunk - it's 'medication' (6)