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Puzzle 58

This year we have managed to steer clear of Christmas clues, given that our readers for the most part have more serious matters on their minds. And of course we don’t want people to overdo the festivities, particularly once you have seen our Christmas carol performance at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XDs1JxTWqVY

If it knocks you completely off track, this puzzle should provide an intellectual antidote of sorts.

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Across: 

1. Binary Integer. (3)
2. What prepress is about preparing. (6)
5. Not the bottom or the sides of a sheet. Top? (5, 4)
9. Why colour exists. (5)
10. Data relies on this to exist, go in and get listed. (5)
11. Electrical wiring technique used in the UK. (4, 4)
14. Those you want to reach, those who watch, listen and generally enjoy. (8)
15. One who is sent. (5)
16. Vegetable that makes you cry. (5)
17. Fertile soil of sand and clay. (4)
19. Programming language that was forerunner of Basic and Fortran. (3)
21. Rubbish! Round missiles. (5)
23. Objective. (3)
26. Delivers mass and topical communications in print and online. (4, 5, 8)
30. Information Technology. (2)
31. Do this to survive. (6)
32. Responsibility or obligation. (5)
33. Look Up Tables. (3)
34. Began. (7)
35. Added to inks that are too thick. (7)
37. Associated with a very special Greek philosopher. (8)
39. To lose, as in cells or weight. (4)
41. Controls the amount of light entering the eye. (4)
42. US Visa waiver form necessary to enter the country. (4)
43. Worries. (6)
44. Total Ink Coverage. (3)
45. Once important US standard, along with Gracol and Pop. (4)
46. To protect. (5)
47. Someone or something from the far east. (5)
49. Estimated Time of Arrival. (3)
50. Mag or punched, a format for digital data storage. (4)
52. Massachusets Institute of Technology. (3)
54. Not solids. (5)
55. Yummy nuts in marzipan or mulled wine. (6)
56. Not to put on press again, but to put down. (7)

Down: 

1. The best kind of hours. (8)
3. A third party who provides a service. (6)
4. Beyond real, Mr Dalí. (7)
6. Print just for you. (12)
7. Places with definable characteristics. (7)
8. Convenor or leader of a group. (8)
12. Gifts of ability, raw and primal. (6, 7)
13. French for no. (3)
18. Not many. (3)
20. Before. (3)
22. Necessary to cure UV inks, sans mercury arc lamps. (3, 5, 6)
24. Placed precisely, with no gaps. Or healthy? (3)
25. Chroma and hue involved, but these are not CIELa*b* numbers. (3, 7)
27. Places where we operate and live. (12)
28. Communications models across many media and outlets. (5, 7)
29. Calendar. (5)
32. Copied. (10)
36. Used in chemical analysis or to get reactions. (8)
38. Third person singular to be. (2)
40. Where it all began with Apple. (3)
42. Fails. (4)
48. Atom with a negative or positive charge. (3)
51. Personal Assistant. (2)
52. Not you. (2)
53. See 38. (2)

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