New York Times, Tuesday, July 24, 2007

Author: Bruce Adams
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQVZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Adams. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Language in which plurals are formed by adding -oj : ESPERANTO
10. Wrist timer : WATCH
15. Christian Dior, e.g. : COUTURIER
16. Drop a line from a pier, say : ANGLE
17. Angry rabbits in August? : HOTCROSSBUNNIES
19. Windsor's prov. : ONT
20. Prefix with identification : MIS
21. Hard-to-miss hoops shots : STUFFS
22. Handheld computer, briefly : PDA
24. Give a card hand : DEAL
25. Hens at the greatest altitude? : HIGHESTBIDDIES
32. Battery part : ANODE
33. Houston skaters : AEROS
34. Horse at the track : NAG
36. Villain's reception : HISS
37. Green card holder : ALIEN
38. Whence Goya's duchess : ALBA
39. Memphis-to-Chicago dir. : NNE
40. Tourneys for all : OPENS
41. Have ___ (revel) : ABALL
42. Cat lady's mission? : KEEPINGTABBIES
45. Channel : DUCT
46. Finder's ___ : FEE
47. Shortly, after "in" : AWHILE
50. Have a bug : AIL
52. Tussaud's title: Abbr. : MME
55. What a Chicago ballpark bench holds? : WHITESOXFANNIES
59. Apply, as coat of paint : LAYON
60. Beach cookouts : CLAMBAKES
61. Mensa-eligible : SMART
62. Private chat : TETEATETE
1. Greek nymph who pined away for Narcissus : ECHO
2. "Any day now" : SOON
3. Any miniature golf shot : PUTT
4. And more: Abbr. : ETC
5. Play about robots : RUR
6. Scents : AROMAS
7. Not yet final, in law : NISI
8. Trueheart of "Dick Tracy" : TESS
9. Poet's planet : ORB
10. Classifieds : WANTADS
11. Tree rings : ANNULI
12. Happy hour cry : TGIF
13. Staff symbol : CLEF
14. Dame Myra : HESS
18. Given experimentally : USEDON
22. Many profs. : PHDS
23. Actor Billy ___ Williams : DEE
24. Most calamitous : DIREST
25. 1944 Chemistry Nobelist Otto : HAHN
26. Permanently written : ININK
27. "Take a look!" : GOSEE
28. Scouts seek it : TALENT
29. Life form : BEING
30. China's Zhou ___ : ENLAI
31. Luxurious fur : SABLE
35. Guys' pals : GALS
37. Zeniths : APICES
38. French cleric : ABBE
40. Luxuriant : OPULENT
41. Face on a fiver : ABE
43. Masthead title : EDITOR
44. On fire : AFLAME
47. Pointy tools : AWLS
48. Impact sound : WHAM
49. Informal "Welcome!" : HIYA
50. Auto shaft : AXLE
51. "___ first ..." : IFAT
52. Karaoke need : MIKE
53. Track event : MEET
54. In ___ (existing) : ESSE
56. Columbus Day mo. : OCT
57. Hoops org. : NBA
58. Rebellious Turner : NAT

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