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The Telegraph - Cryptic Jun 05 2016

A learner comes after class, according to convention FORMAL
Absurd probe into salary for one who delivers PAPERBOY
Aid to meditation used by shaman, traditionally MANTRA
Backed party about vote favouring university OXFORD
Beginner from county losing couple of points, finally TYRO
Brilliant disc for John, Paul, or George, perhaps HALO
Champion leading in golf, say SUPPORT
Cheat man on board initially trapped in corner ROOK
Clue recurring in puzzle, a debatable addition LEAD
Cut off energy -- that's hard to endure SEVERE
Damaged museum slide replaced VANDALISED
Drink outside pub put back, ready for ploughperson ARABLE
Festive drinking in clubs leading to excitement CAROUSAL
How deal is cut, having spotted what's on top of charts SAWN
Improvement coming from cure for malady REFORM
Kind of education that's levelling out social differences? Eveningclasses
Made dry red, inferior to white, oddly WITHERED
Misprints in American volume too unfinished LITERALS
Parent is, in part, changing requirement for sweater ANTIPERSPIRANT
Part of seven-piece suite's in flat on time PLANET
Poet sharing food with Keats, but with different starter YEATS
Possible murder clue misrepresented in tabloids? No BLOODSTAIN
Realise it can be perceived as negative by audience KNOW
Single-handedly cutting through claptrap BALONEY
Steer behind modified hot rod, following usual practice ORTHODOX
They never oppose head of state in part of Middle East YESMEN
Triumphantly elevate academic position CHAIR
Unusually alert in court battle WATERLOO
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