XW Info

Wednesday, August 24, 2011
by Kelsey Blakley
Wed 8/24/2011
XMASRADARSPAT
RAILUNCLESORE
ATROPHYCASERTE
YABBERAMIATIT
LHASAEBONYFISH
AASLAVELATE
BREACARDIAC
ISLANDERTRIAL
CREEPINOLEO
ALLOTFOGEAR
OLIVEBAITMAUNA
LATEANDWANTON
EMTUNITPICKING
RAEREMAINLAME
SSRUSAGESENES
© 2011, The New York Times
1.Holiday time, in ads : XMAS
5.Detection devices : RADARS
11.One way to stand : PAT
14.Bunk bed feature : RAIL
15.Fester and Vanya : UNCLES
16.Shipment to a smeltery : ORE
17.Physical therapist's assignment? : ATROPHYCASE
19.Postal worker's circuit: Abbr. : RTE
20.Gossip, to an Aussie : YABBER
21.Friend of Fran├žois : AMI
22.Engaged : ATIT
23.The Forbidden City : LHASA
24.Blackened seafood? : EBONYFISH
26.Some small power supplies : AAS
27.Facilities, informally : LAV
29.Lift up : ELATE
30.La ___ Tar Pits : BREA
32.Kind of arrest : CARDIAC
36.Castaway's day in court? : ISLANDERTRIAL
40.Enter slowly : CREEPIN
41.Spread selection : OLEO
43.Mete out : ALLOT
46.It may come in a blanket : FOG
48.Bionic part of the Bionic Woman : EAR
49.Lure for Popeye's sweetie? : OLIVEBAIT
53.___ Kea : MAUNA
55.After midnight, say : LATE
56."Go on ..." : AND
57.Maliciously done : WANTON
58.CPR pro : EMT
59.Choosing between pounds and kilos? : UNITPICKING
61.Funny Charlotte : RAE
62.Hang back : REMAIN
63.Uncool : LAME
64.Georgia, once: Abbr. : SSR
65.Customary practices : USAGES
66.Hydrocarbon suffixes : ENES
1.Medical dept. room : XRAYLAB
2.Exotic dancer executed in 1917 : MATAHARI
3.Homes for drones : AIRBASES
4.Food-stains-on-shirt sorts : SLOBS
5.River to the Rhine : RUHR
6.Whatever amount : ANY
7.1983 Mr. T comedy : DCCAB
8.1836 siege site : ALAMO
9.Frankincense or myrrh : RESIN
10.GPS heading : SSE
11.Wife of Brutus : PORTIA
12.iTunes search category : ARTIST
13.Chew on a baby toy, say : TEETHE
18.Thunder sound : PEAL
22.Result of a '55 union merger : AFLCIO
24.Dance around : EVADE
25.Information for an oenologist : YEAR
28.Reason to use Retin-A : ACNE
31.Dinette spot : ALCOVE
33.Union ___ : REP
34.Headache for a snow shoveler : DRIFT
35."Give ___ thought!" : ITNO
37.Johnson of "Laugh-In" : ARTE
38.Like Unalaska : ALEUTIAN
39.1989 movie featuring principal Joe Clark : LEANONME
42.Good sources of vitamin C : ORANGES
43.Many I.M. recipients : AOLERS
44.Wool-yielding pack animals : LLAMAS
45.Runt's group : LITTER
47.Auto financing org., formerly : GMAC
50.Causes of ruin : BANES
51.Man's feminine side : ANIMA
52.Med-alert bracelet, e.g. : IDTAG
54.Shackle site : ANKLE
57.Standings column : WINS
59.Neighbor of Braz. : URU
60.Eskimo ___ : PIE

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