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New York Times, Monday, January 17, 2011

Author:
Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Elizabeth C. Gorski

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 184 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2011, The New York TimesNo. 0117 ( 22,350 )
Across
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Plaster backing : LATH
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Bigger than big : GIANT
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Wonderment : AWE
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___ spades (highest card in a deck) : ACEOF
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Fully extended, as a ballerina : ONTOE
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San Francisco's ___ Hill : NOB
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"S.N.L." alum who co-starred in "Three Amigos!" : MARTINSHORT
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Gun enthusiast's org. : NRA
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Cheep eats? : BIRDFOOD
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Spacious : ROOMY
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Westernmost of the Aleutians : ATTU
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One of two on a basketball team : GUARD
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His "Dance With My Father" won the 2003 Grammy for Song of the Year : LUTHERVANDROSS
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Songs : TUNES
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Boxers Muhammad and Laila : ALIS
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Record co. that bought Motown in 1988 : MCA
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Social reformer Jacob : RIIS
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Take it easy : RELAX
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Thailand, once : SIAM
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Sense of self : EGO
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Heirs, but not heiresses : SONS
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Actress Irene : DUNNE
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Traveling show of the 1970s and 2000s that originated in Cairo : KINGTUTEXHIBIT
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Old geezers : COOTS
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___ Piggy : MISS
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Madrid museum : PRADO
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Winter headgear : EARMUFFS
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"Now is the winter of ___ discontent ..." : OUR
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They're in la-la land : DAYDREAMERS
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Like 1, 3, 5, 7, etc. : ODD
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Permanently, as writing : ININK
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Fruit that makes you pucker : LEMON
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"For ___ a jolly good fellow" : HES
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Names hidden in Hirschfeld sketches : NINAS
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Beaver constructions : DAMS
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Baby sheep : LAMB
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Berry touted as a superfood : ACAI
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Guam or the U.S. Virgin Isls. : TERR
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Sexy movie companions, maybe : HOTDATES
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Spoil, as milk : GOSOUR
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How many TV shows are now shown : INHD
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From ___ Z : ATO
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Neither's partner : NOR
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Groups of four : TETRADS
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Latin words before a year : ANNODOMINI
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Fish bait : WORM
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Cyberauction site : EBAY
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Bottles of liquor : FIFTHS
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Post-it, e.g. : NOTE
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Canadian-born hockey great : ORR
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Grand party : GALA
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Computer operating system developed at Bell Labs : UNIX
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Mario's video game brother : LUIGI
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Things in the wallets of many laborers : UNIONCARDS
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Sibelius's "___ Triste" : VALSE
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Barely sufficient : SCANT
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Identical : SAME
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Voyage with Captain Kirk : TREK
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Easy win : ROUT
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Tolkien's tree beings : ENTS
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Embodied : SUBSUMED
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Substituted (for) : STOODIN
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Gloomy : DISMAL
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Odin or Osiris : GOD
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Pirate map features : XMARKS
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Put on the payroll : HIRE
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Winnie-the-___ : POOH
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Disrespectful : RUDE
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___ St. Vincent Millay : EDNA
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Disaster relief org. : FEMA
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Partner of "to" on a gift tag : FROM
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Nine-digit govt. IDs : SSNS
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"Gimme ___!" (start of a cheer at Iowa) : ANI
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Yang's go-with : YIN

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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