Hotchpotch

Across

1A, e, i, o, u, and sometimes w and y (6)
5To erase or remove something from a computer file or disk (6)
10A swing used by circus acrobats (7)
11Curving inward (7)
12Sent via the postal service (6)
15Involving or being the cause of something else or the relationship of cause and effect (6)
16The first day or first few days of a calendar year (3,4)
17To persuade somebody gently to do something (4)
18Any celestial body visible (as a point of light) from the Earth at night (4)
19Pertaining to or involving or having the nature of space (7)
20Edible oval fruit having a smooth skin and a single hard stone (4)
22A bluish-white lustrous metallic element (4)
25Disconcert or frighten somebody (7)
27Popular music originating in the West Indies (6)
28Something that exists as or is perceived as a single separate object (6)
31A drawing intended to explain how something works (7)
32Very determined and not influenced by appeals to reconsider a position or decision (7)
33Tough band connecting muscle to bone (6)
34Burrowing rodent (6)

Down

2Egg-shaped terra cotta wind instrument with a mouthpiece and finger holes (7)
3Being one more than ten (6)
4Plant part containing embryo (4)
5Small cubes with 1 to 6 spots on the faces (4)
6Relating to a straight line or capable of being represented by a straight line (6)
7The transportation of passengers by means of a local public transportation system (7)
8Based on or using nuclear energy (6)
9An employee of a bank who receives and pays out money (6)
13Regardless of, in defiance of (7)
14Something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained (7)
15Have the skills and qualifications to do things well (7)
20A ceremonial procession including people marching (6)
21Software that provides better performance than an earlier version did (7)
23To adopt somebody else's behavior, voice, or manner, sometimes in order to make fun of him or her (7)
24Small wolf native to western North America (6)
25Worthy of or regarded with religious veneration, worship, and respect (6)
26Live in or as if in a tent (6)
29A sign of something about to happen (4)
30Hollow or grooved tooth of a venomous snake; used to inject its poison (4)


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