TBD 69 crossword

crossword

Across:

3. Musical triumph in American military movement. (4)
8&2d&7d. Learn motor distills carbon, round about and way out, if the Illuminati say so. (7,4,7,6)
9. I roam around with my super friend. (5)
10. Goodbye, home of kings. (4)
11. Ed, I do not see the light. (5)
14. Smaller insect in mantis enclosure. (3)
16. That's no moon! (5,4)
18. Brothers Grimm star returns to his wanderings. (5)
20. Get out and play! (2)
21. Santa as I perhaps imagined him, initially awkward, with a gift fit for a princess. (9)
26. Deriving from. (2)
28. Former unit might exceed capacity. (5)
29. Tyrannosaurus rex comber might masochistically enjoy this device. (6,3)
33. Royalty's least favourite vegetable? (3)
34. Gardeners' measurement. (5)
36. Indicated displeasure toward poor writing skills. (4)
38. Where Daleks go to dance and exercise. (5)
39. Now low in number, tiger goes north east. (7)
40. Lease agreement is torn up. (4)

Down:

1. Finding treasure. (6,7)
2. See 8a.
3. Any old cereal, they say. (3)
4. Play hoopla, latterly, in South African square. (5)
5. Break up tiny ember. (5)
6. There's pleasure in missing a trick. (5)
7. See 8a.
12. Revolutionary department marches in formation. (abbr.) (4)
13. Poem by journalist's father. (4)
15. Flog a dead horse. (3)
17. Strong Brownian motion producer. (3)
19. Articulate girl. (2)
22. Teacher feels entitled. (3)
23. Say yes uncertainly round unknown but attractive subject. (4)
24. Home of guild navigators. (2)
25. Winner of fast race. (4)
27. French fairy's price. (3)
30. Arabic galaxy is detected in gamma ray antenna. (5)
31. Inventor of Orac. (5)
32. Zombie food hidden in bra? Keep your head! (5)
35. Superior sex in Azad society. (4)
37. Explosive shelter. (abbr.) (3)