New York Times, Thursday, January 29, 2009

Author: Barry C. Silk
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 34 for Mr. Silk. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Suffix with social : IZE
4. Best in mental combat : OUTWIT
10. Some rain gear : MACS
14. Hold one's ___ : OWN
15. Time magazine's 2007 Invention of the Year : IPHONE
16. Jacques Cousteau's middle name : YVES
17. See 66-Across : LEGALPROFESSION
20. Cockpit datum : AIRSPEED
21. Bridge declaration : IPASS
22. They're inserted in locks : OARS
23. City on the Nile : GIZA
25. See 66-Across : BANISHBYDECREE
31. Influential Greek physician : GALEN
32. 1/100 of a krone : ORE
33. Roof projection : EAVE
34. Sch. with a Providence campus : URI
35. See 66-Across : TAPROOM
39. Ringo's drummer son : ZAK
40. Plunders : ROBS
42. Some eggs : ROE
43. Products once pitched by U2 and Eminem : IPODS
45. See 66-Across : UNITOFPRESSURE
49. Basilica part : APSE
50. Riga resident : LETT
51. Start of Caesar's boast : ICAME
54. Texas panhandle city : AMARILLO
58. See 66-Across : MUSICALNOTATION
61. Related : AKIN
62. Soldiers may be on it : PATROL
63. Abbr. in French mail : MME
64. TV heroine who wielded a chakram as a weapon : XENA
65. Sixth graders, e.g. : TWEENS
66. Word defined by 17-, 25-, 35-, 45- and 58-Across : BAR
1. Seat of Allen County, Kan. : IOLA
2. Deux : France :: ___ : Germany : ZWEI
3. Technician: Abbr. : ENGR
4. Artist's application : OILPAINT
5. Amphetamines, e.g. : UPPERS
6. Separate the wheat from the chaff : THRESH
7. Golf club : WOOD
8. Like Beethoven's Sixth Symphony : INF
9. Place to start a hole : TEE
10. News Corporation acquisition of 2005 : MYSPACE
11. New Balance competitor : AVIA
12. Business honchos : CEOS
13. I.R.S. data: Abbr. : SSNS
18. In harmony : ASONE
19. Tag info : SIZE
23. Greek restaurant offering : GYRO
24. Logical introduction? : IDEO
25. Captain of industry : BARON
26. Out : ALIBI
27. Hole-making tool : BORER
28. Shadow remover : RAZOR
29. Duck : EVADE
30. Mice might elicit them : EEKS
31. Wise guy : GURU
36. Pet sounds : ARFS
37. The Swiss Guards guard him : POPE
38. Cold northerly winds of southern France : MISTRALS
41. Endurance : STAMINA
44. "___ down!" ("Drop the gun!") : PUTIT
46. Crude letters? : OPEC
47. "Get Shorty" novelist ___ Leonard : ELMORE
48. George who directed "Miracle on 34th Street" : SEATON
51. Big film shower : IMAX
52. Salad veggie : CUKE
53. Q ___ queen : ASIN
54. Chip without dip? : ANTE
55. An arm or a leg : LIMB
56. ___ Linda, Calif. : LOMA
57. Humdinger : ONER
59. Fitting : APT
60. 66-Across topic : LAW

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