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New York Times, Thursday, January 11, 1996

Author:
B. Jorgensen
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Betty Jorgensen

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 75 for Ms. Jorgensen. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 0111 ( 16,865 )

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Students & seniors
Across
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Pack (in) : TAMP
5
List ender : ETAL
9
Huzzah for Horne : BRAVA
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Canyonlands National Park site : UTAH
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Mathematical sets : LOCI
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Exxon Valdez, e.g. : OILER
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Bayes who sang "Over There" : NORA
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Give___up : ALEG
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"Thaïs," e.g. : OPERA
20
Start of a quip : APUNSTERASKSCAN
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Nettled, with "off" : TEED
24
Rimrock locale : MESA
25
Base runner's feat : STEAL
28
Word with season or secret : OPEN
30
Seamstress's strip : WELT
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Desists : CEASES
36
Uppity one : SNOB
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Lady's man : SIR
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More of the quip : APSYCHIATRISTBE
42
Antietam general : LEE
43
Show bias : TILT
44
Aft : ASTERN
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Lucille's love : DESI
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"Born Free" lion : ELSA
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In a difficult position : TREED
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One's entity : SELF
52
Adriatic seaport : BARI
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End of the quip : CALLEDANIDOCTOR
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"Abdulla Bulbul____" (old song) : AMEER
62
Brouhaha : TODO
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Villa decoration : TILE
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Stradivari's teacher : AMATI
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At any time : EVER
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Trim, as a photograph : EDGE
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Like some myths : NORSE
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Florida county : DADE
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Interpret : READ
Down
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Kind of sandwich : TUNA
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Superimposed : ATOP
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Japanese merchant ship : MARU
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Pipe dream: Var. : PHANTASY
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Put on cloud nine : ELATE
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"Holy___!" : TOLEDO
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Sampras, at times : ACER
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Bone connector : LIGAMENT
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These may be hit or cooked : BOOKS
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Shop tool : RIPSAW
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Ex-British P.M.___Douglas-Home : ALEC
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40's-50's singer___Lynn : VERA
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Ireland's___Islands : ARAN
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Pick : SELECT
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Foreign lady : SENORA
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Burn : SCALD
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Where Indians raise a flap? : TEPEE
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Disburdens : EASES
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Warm-up exams, for short : PSATS
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First name in cosmetics : ESTEE
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Cuba___ : LIBRE
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Graph depiction : TREND
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Police badge : SHIELD
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Eatery : BISTRO
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Star-crossed : ILLFATED
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More regimented : STRICTER
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Keys : ISLETS
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Stood : ABIDED
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À la King? : EERIE
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Worship : ADORE
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"Misery" co-star : CAAN
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Armory holdings : AMMO
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Regan's father : LEAR
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Popular salmon : NOVA
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Time's partner : TIDE
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Gymnast Korbut : OLGA
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Musical pipe : REED

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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