NESTLINGS

New York Times, Sunday, August 21, 1994

Author: Ted Fulton
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 75 Missing: {Q} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Fulton. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 1994, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Panchen _____ (spiritual leader) : LAMA
5. Overload : SWAMP
10. Fail to mention : OMIT
14. Short end of the stick : STUB
18. Spirit : ELAN
19. Locked passageway : CANAL
20. Mr. Agnew : SPIRO
21. Diminish : WANE
22. Which came first, the chicken or the egg? : NEITHERONE
24. Subject of 1962's Best Picture : TELAWRENCE
26. Lowered : DEMEANED
27. Bird hunter's shelter : BLIND
29. Intensify : HEATUP
30. _____ generis : SUI
31. Writer O'Faolain et al. : SEANS
32. "Sorry, I can't come" : REGRETS
33. Spicy cuisine : CAJUNCOOKING
38. Experiences : FEELS
39. Grow accustomed : ADAPT
40. Noted war story : ILIAD
41. Pet rocks, once : CRAZE
42. Extinct bird : MOA
45. Warship of old : RAM
46. Property may have these : LIENS
47. Lawn care product : LIME
48. Curse : JINX
49. Out of favor : INBADODOR
53. End of a fitting phrase : ATEE
55. Hash : MINCE
56. More cowlike? : BOSSIER
57. Convenient : ATHAND
59. Provoked : EGGED
60. Persisted : ENDURED
63. Castigates : INDICTS
65. Overhead : ABOVE
68. Some parties : MIXERS
70. Crusades combatant : SARACEN
74. Sir Freddie of Skytrain : LAKER
75. Kudzu, e.g. : VINE
76. Zap : MICROWAVE
78. Open slightly : AJAR
79. Third man : ABEL
81. Golfer Calvin : PEETE
83. Northernmost city of ancient Palestine : DAN
84. Right to decide : SAY
85. _____ tectonics : PLATE
86. Record : ENTER
87. "Kiss an Angel Good Mornin'" county singer : PRIDE
89. Enjoys, with "in" : BASKS
90. Takes to heart : INTERNALIZES
92. _____ Springs, Colo. : MANITOU
95. Histrion : ACTOR
96. _____-o'-shanter : TAM
97. Click beetle : ELATER
98. Geometrical solid : PRISM
99. Emulate Voltaire : SATIRIZE
104. Gainsay : CONTRAVENE
106. Flabbergasted : BOWLEDOVER
108. It needs to be broken : CODE
109. Polite refusal : NOSIR
110. Some cheeses : EDAMS
111. Miracle site : CANA
112. Distantly : AFAR
113. Flowering shrub : SLOE
114. Coup _____ : DETAT
115. Scout's handiwork : KNOT
1. Impart : LEND
2. Ship's direction : ALEE
3. Impair : MAIM
4. Kicks in, initially : ANTESUP
5. Suitable for a postcard : SCENIC
6. Sale item : WARE
7. It was given by St. Nicholas : ANOD
8. Staff, in a way : MAN
9. Common : PLEBEIAN
10. Bids one club : OPENS
11. Temperate : MILD
12. A Gershwin : IRA
13. Allergy victim's fate : TOWHEEZE
14. Asseverates : SWEARS
15. "La plume de ma _____" : TANTE
16. Intact : UNCUT
17. Page noises : BEEPS
20. Abscam, for one : STING
23. Frequent : HAUNT
25. Groove for a sliding door : REGLE
28. Orbiting photographer : LANDSAT
31. One who gets a lift? : SKIER
32. Clear of debris : REAM
33. Antilles native : CARIB
34. "A Bell for _____" : ADANO
35. House supports : JAMBS
36. Crude container : OILDRUM
37. Melange : OLIO
38. One response to a challenge : FRIEND
41. Scrub : CLEAN
42. Flash Gordon's foe : MING
43. Previously : ONCE
44. Canceled : AXED
48. Puzzle type : JIGSAW
50. Letter closing : ASEVER
51. Nostalgic film of 1982 : DINER
52. Multivolume ref. : OED
54. Tommy Dorsey's "_____ Is It" : THIS
55. Transport to the Tuileries : METRO
57. Gulf of _____ : ADEN
58. Make out : DISCERN
61. Fixes firmly : RIVETS
62. Baby Doc Duvalier, e.g. : EXILE
64. DeSoto or Hudson : CAR
65. Sadly : ALAS
66. Californian's vacation spot, informally : BAJA
67. Approve : OKAY
69. Thinks better of : REPENTS
71. Port NW of Gibraltar : CADIZ
72. Get clear of : EVADE
73. Barcelona babies : NENES
76. Foot pattern? : METER
77. Passage : ITER
79. Losers : ALSORANS
80. Kasparov's birthplace : BAKU
82. Holed up, in a way : ENTOMBED
85. Dad : PATER
87. Black Watch, for one : PLAID
88. Canyon's edge : RIMROCK
89. Acrimonious : BITTER
90. More slippery : ICIER
91. Corroborate : ATTEST
92. Hajj objective : MECCA
93. Cool : ALOOF
94. _____ Devi (second-highest peak in India) : NANDA
95. Football Hall-of-Famer Herber : ARNIE
98. Coin of Chihuahua : PESO
99. Kind of team : SWAT
100. Heroine of Tennessee William's "Summer and Smoke" : ALMA
101. Mr. Lendl : IVAN
102. Paradoxical philosopher : ZENO
103. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
105. TV knob abbr. : VOL
107. Jonson wrote one to himself : ODE

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