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New York Times, Wednesday, January 14, 2004

Author:
Fred Piscop
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Fred Piscop

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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 98 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 0114 ( 19,790 )

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Across
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Like a Thanksgiving turkey : PLUMP
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Some of this and some of that : STEW
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Met star : DIVA
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Boarding areas : GATES
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Commotion : TODO
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Lena of "Chocolat" : OLIN
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Friendship : AMITY
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Descartes's "therefore" : ERGO
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Hurl an insult at : ZING
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Truce after a fistfight? : BLACKEYEDPEACE
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Short flight : HOP
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Smoothing tool : SANDER
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Court cutup : JESTER
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Terrier type : SKYE
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Site for cyberbidders : EBAY
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Point after deuce : ADIN
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Intensified, as sound : AMPED
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On the outs with a relative? : DOWNONONESNIECE
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___ tube : INNER
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Tallow source : SUET
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Nut job : LOON
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Cool treats : ICES
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Leaving no remainder : EVENLY
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Caterer's heater : STERNO
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Dundee denial : NAE
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Genetic engineer's observation about his pet? : MYDOGHASFLEECE
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Designer Gucci : ALDO
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Villain's work : EVIL
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Islamic holy war : JIHAD
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Pull (in) : REIN
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Boring way to learn : ROTE
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Come to mind : ARISE
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Arboretum sight : TREE
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Ornamental vessel : EWER
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Title role for Streisand : YENTL
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Links org. : PGA
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Souvlaki meat : LAMB
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Gas, e.g.: Abbr. : UTIL
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Intro to physics? : META
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It contains the id : PSYCHE
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Tough to climb, perhaps : STEEP
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Whig's rival : TORY
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Add a fringe to : EDGE
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Suggestive of a forest : WOODSY
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Egg purchase : DOZEN
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Tale of Troy : ILIAD
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Coach Lombardi : VINCE
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Rile up : ANGER
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Imam's book : KORAN
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Song of praise : PAEAN
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"Star Wars" warrior : JEDI
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Black, poetically : EBON
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Cut, as a log : SAWN
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Newcastle's river : TYNE
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Skull cavity : SINUS
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Where pants may be worn : KNEE
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Two caplets, say : DOSE
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Distance not run in the Olympics : MILE
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Working stiff : PEON
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Tree hugger's subj. : ECOL
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Declare untrue : DENY
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Circular gasket : ORING
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Super bargain : STEAL
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Stick together : COHERE
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MTV figure : VEEJAY
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Like some bombs : SMART
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Tippecanoe's mate : TYLER
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Vaudeville's ___ Foy and the Seven Little Foys : EDDIE
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TV exec Arledge : ROONE
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N.Y. Jet or Phila. Eagle : NFLER
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Admit openly : AVOW
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Place to build : SITE
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Home for the Murphys and O'Connors : EIRE
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Gossip : CHIN
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Biblical star locale, with "the" : EAST
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Actor Benicio ___ Toro : DEL

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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