Daniel Raymon
Daniel Raymon

NY Times, Sun, Jun 14, 2009 CRYPTIC CROSSWORD

Author:Daniel Raymon
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: , Blocks: 59, Across Lite

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1. Become less effervescent (7) : FLATTER
5. Extremely desperate, the German pursues entry (2-2-3) : DOORDIE
9. Steal from crooked flier (5) : RIFLE
10. Famous film actor from Missouri competes with sailor (5,4) : MOVIESTAR
11. Finds a hunter's quivers (8) : UNEARTHS
12. Doctor, conservative, reversed disease affecting trees (3,3) : DRYROT
14. A quail that's gray (4) : ASHY
15. Twisted coach limps for effect (10) : ACCOMPLISH
18. Butcher held antler, spellbound (10) : ENTHRALLED
19. Settlement wrapped up in a hearing (4) : PACT
21. Timeless yearning for old philosophical text (1,5) : ICHING
22. Order to produce cooked bean soup (8) : SUBPOENA
24. Love commercial and love allowance (9) : ADORATION
25. Greek character at the ruins (5) : THETA
26. Rest a little and catch some rays, having won $1,000 and a summer in France (4,3) : TAKETEN
27. Pie orts dirtied counter (7) : RIPOSTE
1. Lucky specialty: catching fish (9) : FORTUNATE
2. Director from Florida upset and embarrassed by difficulty with rooster (6,9) : ALFREDHITCHCOCK
3. They collect money and what belongs to them (6) : THEIRS
4. Bertram's hack left pens in terrible condition (10) : RAMSHACKLE
5. Dropped peace sign (4) : DOVE
6. Near-rotten doctor I reprove (8) : OVERRIPE
7. Rolling die near men tests predictability (15) : DETERMINATENESS
8. Feel sorry for decapitated bird (5) : EGRET
13. Father is more entertaining around two hospital areas (10) : FORERUNNER
16. Popular songs blasted apartheid (3,6) : HITPARADE
17. Execute secretive government group infiltrating piece of land (8) : TRANSACT
20. Have a meal, swallowing seed, and regurgitate (4,2) : SPITUP
21. To sleep in that thing is not suitable (5) : INAPT
23. Describe shell of lima bean (4) : LIMN
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