New York Times, Saturday, March 27, 2004

Author: Sherry O. Blackard
Editor: Will Shortz
Sherry O. Blackard
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 22 Missing: {JVWXZ} Spans: 4 This is puzzle # 32 for Ms. Blackard. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Not merely deep : CHASMAL
8. Without stopping : ATACLIP
15. Moon of Neptune named for a Greek nymph : DESPINA
16. Kind of ray : CATHODE
17. One waiting for an accident to happen : AMBULANCECHASER
19. Animal that spits : LLAMA
20. Sees people : DATES
21. Part of retribution : TAT
22. Remain : BIDE
23. Chopin's fifth étude is in it : GFLAT
24. No big thing : MOTE
25. ___ voce (without dissent) : UNA
26. One may be fired up : GRILL
27. Physics units : DYNES
28. Base place : MESSHALL
30. Take in : ARREST
31. Jazz Age figures : BOOTLEGGERS
33. Thin : SPARSE
35. Liner : TRASHBAG
38. Space ___ : CADET
39. Isn't doing support work : STARS
40. Dr.'s order? : AMA
41. Wrestler Flair and others : RICS
42. Antique weapons : STENS
43. Shouts in a ring : OLES
44. ___ Mae (Whoopi's role in 26-Down) : ODA
45. Wear : SPORT
46. Twist : GNARL
47. Eliciting a "So what?" : OFNOCONSEQUENCE
50. Bust : GOBROKE
51. One of the Kennedys, and namesakes : EUNICES
52. Set up : ERECTED
53. Like no human, according to the Bible : SINLESS
1. Modern record : CDALBUM
2. It can be taken down : HEMLINE
3. Absolutely awful : ASBADASBADCANBE
4. Bubble up : SPUME
5. Leon Uris's "___ 18" : MILA
6. Bibliophilic suffix : ANA
7. Wasted area? : LANDFILL
8. Perfume ingredient : ACETAL
9. Be silent, in music : TACET
10. Jocks: Abbr. : ATHS
11. Dance bit? : CHA
12. Reeled : LOSTONESBALANCE
13. Comes up with something : IDEATES
14. Most cheeky : PERTEST
18. Station identification : CALLLETTERS
23. Recipe directive : GRATE
24. Perfume ingredient : MYRRH
26. See 44-Across : GHOST
27. Concern of some codes : DRESS
29. Healing sites : SORES
30. Food stabilizers : AGARS
32. Endowed individuals : GRANTEES
33. One visited by 26-Downs : SCROOGE
34. Treated : PAIDFOR
36. Punishes arbitrarily : AMERCES
37. Electric, say : GASLESS
39. High : STONED
42. Piped up : SPOKE
43. Newsman Roger : ONEIL
45. Caber caster : SCOT
46. Detective who frequented the jazz club Mother's : GUNN
48. Tolkien terror : ORC
49. ___ Transtulit Sustinet (motto of Connecticut) : QUI

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