Cryptic #20

Cryptic #20

Note: the five highlighted letters are ignored by their clues' wordplay. None of them are English letters.

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Across
5 Victorian town market, perhaps (4)
7 Greek recipe written incorrectly - missing its first letter (4)
8/5D Beer and tarts spilled by the base of a natural log outside Brandenburg Gate (5-6)
10 Appear to succeed (6)
11 Nullified rejection of study - took issue (7)
13 God of Norse and Roman origins (5)
14 Partly caught up in huge outbreak (8)
15 One joining three poles to bars (4)
16 Jack and Oliver are drunk (5)
17 Ice to travel downstream noisily (4)
18 Queen, in stadium, with inside-out leggings and protective clothing (8)
20 Injury to top of spinal column for poor lad (5)
21 Freight company behind ticket failures (4-3)
22 Waiter puts fish by onion peel (6)
25 Spanish gentleman rose, excited (5)
26 Oppose Western opinion (4)
27 Hazing ritual involves much courage (4)
Down
1 Two articles about one place in Greece (4)
2 Great drama with nudism occasionally causes arguments (8)
3 Long for cash (3)
4 Hustle a heartless superstar (8)
5 See 8 Across
6 Probability of an event, such as a student getting initial insurance cover (10)
9 Constant, relentless, off-limits (4)
12 Drunk as a snake? (7)
13 Symptomatic is at the head of revelling congregation somewhere in Iceland (10)
16 Yes, German paleo nuts can be spicy to the taste (8)
17 Famous nanny and famous singer facing each other, showing tongue (8)
19 Oldest Maori pesticide in use (6)
20 A way to strike antimony around Taunton (4)
23 Amphibian and whale head caught in fisherman's load (4)
24 Spin a yarn? (3)

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