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New York Times, Sunday, March 4, 2007

Author: Randolph Ross
Editor: Will Shortz
Randolph Ross
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 72 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 88 for Mr. Ross. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2007, The New York Times
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1. Likewise : DITTO
6. Chipped in : ANTED
11. ___ II razor : TRAC
15. Where to see "Monday Night Football" : ESPN
19. Ryan of Hollywood : ONEAL
20. Big throw : HEAVE
21. One of the Castros : RAUL
22. Pluck : GRIT
23. *Where to find para in the dictionary : ONEBELOWPAR
25. *… oatmeal … : UNDEROATH
27. Minnesota ___ : FATS
28. History chapters : ERAS
29. Restriction on children, maybe : AGELIMIT
31. 4 x 4, for short : UTE
32. Exam for a future D.A. : LSAT
33. Link with : TIETO
34. Head-scratcher : ENIGMA
38. Independent country since June 5, 2006 : SERBIA
40. *… Suita … : FOLLOWINGSUIT
42. Sneeze causers, for some : RAGWEEDS
45. Plant openings : STOMATA
46. *… Hancock … : BEFOREHAND
49. Not fully formed : VAGUE
52. Speed: Abbr. : VEL
53. Like some Keats works : ODIC
54. Part of the Treasury Dept. : IRS
55. Rival of Cassio : IAGO
56. Apprised : AWARE
58. "The Man Who Knew Too Much" actress, 1934 : EDNABEST
61. Remark that might get one in trouble : ADLIB
62. When "Dallas" aired for most of its run: Abbr. : FRI
63. Dictionary source for each asterisked clue in this puzzle : RANDOMHOUSEUNABRIDGED
69. Slate workers, for short : EDS
70. Actress Kimberly of "Close to Home" : ELISE
71. Shooting match? : CRAPGAME
72. Big cavity : ABYSS
75. Course related to physiol. : ANAT
76. Volga feeder : OKA
77. Fashion designer Saab : ELIE
78. ___ Hill (R & B group) : DRU
79. Guidance system at sea : LORAN
81. *… boar … : ABOVEBOARD
84. 1981 German-language hit film : DASBOOT
87. Talks monotonously : DRONESON
88. *… subscapular … : OVERSUBSCRIBE
92. Model's job : POSING
96. "That's cheating!" : NOFAIR
97. Daffy Duck and others : TOONS
98. Spanish ___ : MAIN
100. Call to a calf : MOO
101. 1989 high-school film based on a song title : LEANONME
103. Charades player : MIME
104. Farming prefix : AGRO
105. *… war dance … : AFTERWARD
108. *… ZZZ … : THELASTWORD
111. Unhappy chorus : BOOS
112. Lincoln, maybe : LIMO
113. Rainwear brand : TOTES
114. Fervor : MANIA
115. Old flames : EXES
116. Stallone and others : SLYS
117. Medgar of Mississippi : EVERS
118. Hit the top : CREST
1. Pinhead : DOOFUS
2. There from birth : INNATE
3. Show uncertainty : TEETER
4. Running things? : TABS
5. ___ Miss : OLE
6. Now, in Nueva York : AHORA
7. Unfamiliar with : NEWAT
8. A little night music? : TAPS
9. Longoria of "Desperate Housewives" : EVA
10. Wrecks : DERAILS
11. Faithful about : TRUETO
12. Needed more : RANLOW
13. A3 maker : AUDI
14. San ___, Calif. : CLEMENTE
15. "I" problem : EGOTISM
16. Abbr. before a Spanish surname : SRA
17. Stomach part : PIT
18. Extraordinary degree : NTH
24. Writer of "Gil Blas" : LESAGE
26. Leader of the All-Starr Band : RINGO
30. Shampoo form : GEL
32. Bad witness : LIAR
33. Sondheim protagonist : TODD
35. Jelly flavor : GUAVA
36. High hat : MITER
37. Subtitle starter, sometimes : ATALE
39. Fabrics with elaborate designs : BROCADES
40. Boggy lands : FENS
41. Terre Haute sch. : ISU
43. Rustling sound : WHISH
44. Broad, in a way : EARTOEAR
46. Cape settler : BOER
47. Old mythological work : EDDA
48. Trollope's "Phineas ___" : FINN
49. Assessor's figure : VALUE
50. Votin' no on : AGIN
51. Reverse : GOBACKON
55. To wit : IDEST
56. Take ___ (swing hard) : ARIP
57. Mallard cousins : WIDGEONS
59. Physiques, for short : BODS
60. Modem termini? : EMS
61. ___ Games, quadrennial event since 1951 : ASIAN
62. Monastic title : FRA
64. It's parallel to a radius : ULNA
65. Opposite of yellow : BRAVE
66. Big do : GALA
67. Dignitary from Dubai : EMIR
68. Lockbox document : DEED
72. Write a codicil : ADDON
73. "Huzzah!" : BRAVO
74. Jazz's ___ Lateef : YUSEF
76. One of the winds : OBOE
79. Frank Sinatra said he had "the silkiest chops in the singing game" : LOURAWLS
80. Handicapper's hangout, for short : OTB
81. Wall St. figures : ARBS
82. Spots : ESPIES
83. Something to be thankful for : BOON
85. Without support, in a way : BRALESS
86. Basket material : OSIER
87. Place for a small table : DINETTE
89. Turbulent : STORMY
90. Real estate ad section : CONDOS
91. CD-___ : ROM
93. "See ya!" : IMGONE
94. N.H.L. trophy honoree : NORRIS
95. Able to do well : GOODAT
98. Member of the track team : MILER
99. Stockpile : AMASS
102. Get the goods on : NAIL
103. Parcel (out) : METE
104. "Suppose they gave ___ and nobody came?" : AWAR
105. Japanese P.M. Shinzo ___ : ABE
106. "America's Most Wanted" airer : FOX
107. Small digit : TOE
109. Kind of lane : HOV
110. Inits. for a film buff : TMC

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