Language Quiz / Cryptic Clues: D (Classic Version with Explanations)

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Can you find the answer to each of these cryptic clues, each of which begins with 'D'?

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ClueAnswerExplanation
Four in Daniel's bed? (5)
Contests expected to get extremely ludicrous (5)
Dali painting incredible apogee: two tigers and a deformed fish haunt a benumbed, carefree Gala by an ocean. OK? (5,6,2,3,6,2,1,3,6,1,11,1,6,6,9)
A divorced man interfered with party leader (5,7)
Referendum mysteriously reveals false move (5)
Abide flipping lewd Labour leader (5)
Capital city developed first Maori dance (5)
Modestly put together from 100 French lolly wrappers (8)
He made Matilda take initially dangerous and heroic leaps (4)
Queen's sex slave to go on and on! (5)
Make Channel Islands and the French subservient (6)
Artist primarily depicting abstract landscapes irrationally (4)
Will campaign tour approach encourage work or strike? (5)
Use it to clean up rusted sculpture? (6)
Plot device involved romantic diary (8,5)
Orbited around one who ultimately pays the price (7)
Poop seat? (9)
Witness statement (8)
Channel dodged broadcast (4)
Originally disastrous collapse of Babel experiment (6)

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