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New York Times, Tuesday, January 18, 1994

Author:
Joy L. Wouk
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Joy L. Wouk

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJKQXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 126 for Ms. Wouk. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0118 ( 16,142 )
Across
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Crocus bulb : CORM
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"Son of the Sun" : INCA
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Set-to : SCRAP
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Pastiche : OLIO
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Score in pinochle : MELD
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"A house is not _____" : AHOME
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Restaurant request : MENU
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Vessel for Jill : PAIL
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"Anticipation" singer : SIMON
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Song by 11-Down : MISSMARMELSTEIN
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Vinegary : ACETIC
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Scottish hillside : BRAE
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Westernmost Aleutian : ATTU
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A clef : TREBLE
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Unsettle? : EVICT
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Scruff : NAPE
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"Aeneid" locale : TROY
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Musical or song by 11 -Down : WISHYOUWEREHERE
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Nobelist Wiesel : ELIE
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Rows before P : LMNO
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Gorky's "The _____ Depths" : LOWER
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Had a hunch : SENSED
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Carol : NOEL
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Daffy Duck talk : LISP
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Bedtime annoyances : SNORES
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Song by 11-Down : WHENWEMEETAGAIN
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Mercutio's friend : ROMEO
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Cigar's end : ETTE
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Prefix with China : INDO
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An acid : AMINO
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Alert : WARN
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Ending with gang or mob : STER
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Guided a raft : POLED
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Kane's Rosebud : SLED
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Libel, e.g. : TORT
Down
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Pause sign : COMMA
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Relating to C18H3402 : OLEIC
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Dyeing instruction : RINSE
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Some handlebars : MOUSTACHES
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Collision : IMPACT
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Circa : NEAR
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Mountaineer : CLIMB
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Psychiatrist Alfred : ADLER
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Tennessee Senator Jim : SASSER
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l.O.U. : CHIT
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Late, great composer : ROME
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Mine: Fr. : AMOI
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"State of Grace" star : PENN
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Thurber's Walter : MITTY
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Informal goodbye : LATER
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Word on a coin : UNUM
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Student of animal behavior : ETHOLOGIST
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Make coffee : BREW
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Knowledge : LORE
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Spectator : EYER
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Farm mothers : EWES
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Base : VILE
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"The doctor _____" : ISIN
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Barley beard : AWN
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Exploited worker : PEON
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It may be golden : OLDIE
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Actress Verdugo : ELENA
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Friend of Harvey the rabbit : ELWOOD
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Belgian port : OSTEND
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Mergansers' kin : SMEWS
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Perfumery bit : PETAL
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Showed allegiance, in a way : RANTO
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Downy bird : EIDER
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Stable sound : SNORT
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Envelop : WRAP
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Our genus : HOMO
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Biographer Ludwig : EMIL
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Hawaiian honker : NENE
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To be, to Henri : ETRE

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

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