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Crossword #4 by Foo

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

Clue
Answer
1 P 2 B 3 C 4 S 5 I
6 C O A 7 L F I S H 8 C Y C A D S
L A O O O U L
9 D I L U T E 10 P O I N T I E R
T D N I N E S
11 P I P S 12 G E N I C U L A T E
C I I L
13 G O S 14 L I N G 15 I D E A T 16 E S
O E E N
17 Z 18 W I T T E R 19 I O N 20 P O O H
H H R N T A R
21 F A T A L I S M 22 A F R A M E
C R N O L K O
23 S K I I N G 24 S Y L L A B U B
O O T Y S
ACROSS
6 Pollock to fail dismally in blackjack (8)
8 Having told field to shrink, notices plants (6)
9 Lacking in concentration, telling end with ill-gotten gains (6)
10 French city at last changed direction, when moving to the centre is not so dull (8)
11 Defeats seeds (4)
12 Information on one copper no longer bent (10)
13 Game to shy little bird (7)
15 Imagines having baggage on time at last, setter would try French cuisine? (7)
17 One with two charges in Jerusalem, site where 140 characters beheaded (10)
20 Bear expression of disdain (4)
21 Very little charm, lacking final article of acceptance (8)
22 One to stitch up support (1-5)
23 Going downhill to hide, having stolen one grand (6)
24 Beef's knocked back, starters eaten - dessert? (8)
DOWN
1 MP, perhaps one with tendency to contract in game (8)
2 Technology to bring about satellite, English one named earlier (14)
3 Composer to feature without work (6)
4 Row about the borders having a little protection (8)
5 Left in Germany, is there about the least productive (6)
7 (5)
8 Two bits of money about self, meeting friend by chance (14)
14 Romeo to look over hot air conditioning (8)
16 Measure hatter's acquaintance - internally very big (8)
18 Acknowledge character in UN agency's eccentric (6)
19 Little time in this month is very secret (6)
20 Member of special forces kidnapping king in fur coat (5)