Triple A

Across

1Long curved yellow fruit (6)
4Burrowing African mammal (8)
9Any age prior to the legal age (6)
10An elderly unmarried woman (8)
11Shrewd and discerning, especially where personal benefit is to be derived (6)
12Clouding of the natural lens of the eye (8)
13Buddy (3)
14Large structures for open-air sports or entertainments (6)
17A supposed cure for all diseases or problems (7)
21An aircraft without an engine that flies by riding air currents (6)
25The waging of armed conflict against an enemy (3)
26The process of calculating the sum of two or more numbers or amounts (8)
27A bush or tree that has narrow leaves and dark fruit pods (6)
28Large arboreal boa of tropical South America (8)
29Received or given without payment or obligation (6)
30A state of readiness to deal with imminent crisis or emergency, eg war, natural disaster, etc. (3,5)
31A periodic count of the population (6)

Down

1Large and brightly colored handkerchiefs; worn over the hair or around the neck (8)
2The cardinal number that is the sum of eighteen and one (8)
3An alcoholic drink taken at bedtime; often alcoholic (8)
5To make an earnest or urgent request for something (6)
6A refusal to grant something desired or believed to be a right (6)
7Off right path (6)
8A traditional Japanese form of unarmed combat, now widely popular as a sport, in which fast blows or kicks are used (6)
12A procession (of wagons or mules or camels) traveling together in single file (7)
15Experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness (3)
16A human limb (3)
18With each dish on a menu priced separately (1,2,5)
19Gives knowledge to or develops the abilities of somebody by teaching (8)
20A state in south central United States (8)
22A sale of goods to raise money for charity, often held outdoors (6)
23A card identifying its carrier (2,4)
24Walk leisurely and with no apparent aim (6)
25Amazed admiration or awe, especially at something very beautiful or new (6)


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