New York Times, Thursday, February 8, 2001

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 32 Missing: {QX} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 125 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Lower, south of the border : BAJA
5. Deck out : ARRAY
10. It may be made by a stargazer : WISH
14. Chug-___ : ALUG
15. Cook in a wok, perhaps : SAUTE
16. Not duped by : ONTO
17. Where God is King of Kings? : ROGETSTHESAURUS
20. Source of suds : KEG
21. Litigant : SUER
22. Like some auctions : SILENT
23. Second baseman called "The Crab" : EVERS
25. Flier : BIRD
26. Fairy tale figure : SPRITE
28. Diversify : VARY
29. "Prince Valiant" cartoonist Foster : HAL
32. Lionesses lack them : MANES
33. One of a couple : MATE
34. Fashion : MODE
35. Tongue-twister phrase hinting at this puzzle's theme : ISAWESAUHESAWME
38. So : THUS
39. Glazed unit : TILE
40. "Adam and Eve on a raft," e.g. : ORDER
41. It may be tipped : HAT
42. Have too little : WANT
43. Like some salad dressings : ONIONY
44. Airborne unit? : KITE
45. Sea : BRINY
46. Passionate : ONFIRE
49. Plating material : ZINC
50. No exemplar of grace : OAF
53. Wine-flavored espagnole : BORDELAISESAUCE
56. Quaint outburst : EGAD
57. Stage presence? : ACTOR
58. Bit of planning : IDEA
59. Ding-a-ling : YOYO
60. Complaining : WHINY
61. The bulk : MOST
1. Burglar's deterrent, maybe : BARK
2. Natural balm : ALOE
3. Crushing force : JUGGERNAUT
4. 21, for one : AGE
5. Hearten : ASSURE
6. Hotel listing : RATES
7. Essen's region : RUHR
8. Had something, so to speak : ATE
9. Emphatic affirmation : YESSIREE
10. ___-be : WOULD
11. Memo opener : INRE
12. Blow out of the water : STUN
13. Central computer : HOST
18. Burundian biter : TSETSE
19. Light : AIRY
24. Scenes : VIEWS
25. Irrigate : BATHE
26. Metalworker : SMITH
27. Ottoman title : PASHA
28. Safe place : VAULT
29. Hi : HOWDOYOUDO
30. Pitching pros : ADMEN
31. Guarded : LEERY
33. Acadia National Park locale : MAINE
34. San Rafael's county : MARIN
36. Not driving while intoxicated, e.g. : STATELAW
37. Washington team, informally : SONICS
42. 25-Across's perch, perhaps : WIRE
43. Stubborn as a mule : ORNERY
44. Buddy : KIDDO
45. Protected animal : BISON
46. Follow : OBEY
47. Scrubbed : NOGO
48. Donnybrook : FRAY
49. Tubes on the dinner table : ZITI
51. Tennis statistic : ACES
52. Bit of derring-do : FEAT
54. Cry in Kiel : ACH
55. Cry before firing : AIM

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