XW Info

Saturday, December 22, 2012
by Tim Croce
Sat 12/22/2012
STEERINGCLEAROF
CARBONFOOTPRINT
ISTANDCORRECTED
KEYSTDSESTD
ELA
ASTHESAYINGGOES
BAREXAMRIHANNA
ICERUNTOREAT
DREADEDREUNITE
EASTERNAIRLINES
ADP
FACETOOMSRP
DISASTERSUPPORT
EXERCISETRAINER
NEARESTRELATIVE
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1.Giving a wide berth : STEERINGCLEAROF
16.What an environmentalist wants to reduce : CARBONFOOTPRINT
17."My mistake" : ISTANDCORRECTED
18.What instrumentalists often change : KEYS
19.7-Down's goals, briefly : TDS
20.Set up: Abbr. : ESTD
21.She, in Lisbon : ELA
22."According to old wisdom ..." : ASTHESAYINGGOES
34.Something passed on the way to court? : BAREXAM
35.Singer of the 2010 #1 hit "Rude Boy" : RIHANNA
36.Post-winter breakup : ICERUN
37.Anguished : TOREAT
38.Like a bugbear : DREADED
40.End a split : REUNITE
41.Its first C.E.O. was the W.W. I hero Eddie Rickenbacker : EASTERNAIRLINES
43.Big check-printing co. : ADP
44.Not flee : FACE
48."___ true" : TOO
49.Car ad fig. : MSRP
53.FEMA mission : DISASTERSUPPORT
57.One whose goal is changing shape? : EXERCISETRAINER
58.Info on a medical history form : NEARESTRELATIVE
1.Med., e.g. : SCI
2.Unpleasant thing to be taken to : TASK
3."Broadway's in Fashion" artist : ERTE
4.Owner of Bill Me Later : EBAY
5.Running back Dayne and others : RONS
6.Birthplace of Rex Stout and Kurt Vonnegut: Abbr. : IND
7.Bears, e.g. : NFCTEAM
8.Substantial : GOODLY
9.Pirate : CORSAIR
10.It's often 11 in. long : LTR
11.French-derived word with two accents : EPEE
12.Fly balls, e.g. : ARCS
13."Hud" director : RITT
14.Going along the line, briefly? : ONED
15.1-800-SEND ___ (apropos corp. number) : FTD
22.Brook : ABIDE
23.Vertebral column parts : SACRA
24.Almonds and pistachios : TREES
25.Afghan province or its capital : HERAT
26.Radiate : EXUDE
27.Less likely to crack : SANER
28.Pyrotechnics compound : NITER
29.One present in spirit? : GHOUL
30.Adorned, on menus : GARNI
31.Odds opener : ONEIN
32.Maternally related : ENATE
33.Is enough for : SATES
39.Common cold case reviver : DNATEST
40.Comeback : RIPOSTE
42.Fan : ADORER
44.Set on the SaƓne? : FIXE
45.On deck, say : ASEA
46.Lloyd in the College Football Hall of Fame : CARR
47.Ending with fluor- : ESCE
49.Trailer-approving grp. : MPAA
50.Meat sticker : SPIT
51.Pasta ___ (Quaker brand) : RONI
52.Before: Abbr. : PREV
53.Place for a trophy case : DEN
54."___ true" : TIS
55.Surfer's address : URL
56.30% of dieci : TRE

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