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New York Times, Thursday, January 19, 1995

Author:
Bryant White
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Bryant White

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JKX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 25 for Mr. White. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0119 ( 16,508 )
Across
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Some microwaves : AMANAS
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Bully : COW
10
Good luck charm of the Middle Ages : OPAL
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Comeback : RETORT
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Chemistry pioneer Andrew : URE
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Science series since 1974 : NOVA
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Wrong idea : FALSEIMPRESSION
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Nimbi : HALOS
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Sorceress of Aeaea : CIRCE
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Butterfly's sash : OBI
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Capital of Cuba : CEE
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Knitted shoes : BOOTEES
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Wires by wireless : RADIOS
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Bee, in a way : CONTEST
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Coalesce : BLEND
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Ticked off : SORE
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Lakes in the distance : DESERTMIRAGES
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Gnaws : EATS
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File : QUEUE
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Show fear : TREMBLE
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Sandpiper : DUNLIN
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Of the skull : CRANIAL
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Phonograph inventor's monogram : TAE
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Jeanne d'Arc, e.g.: Abbr. : STE
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Pines : LONGS
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Three-time British Open winner : FALDO
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Eyeball bender : OPTICALILLUSION
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Now's companion : THEN
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Pince-_____ : NEZ
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Hard, dry one-seeded fruit : ACHENE
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London park : HYDE
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Baker's abbr. : DOZ
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Was impolite : STARED
Down
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Sandy's remark : ARF
2
1958 song "Make _____ Miracle" : MEA
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Azores' loc. : ATL
4
Quick bite : NOSH
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Hawaii's is 808 : AREACODE
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Rural steps : STILES
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Tarot suit : CUPS
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Celebrated Bruin blueliner : ORR
9
Minute : WEE
10
Type of inspection : ONSITE
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Pears, in Paris : POIRES
12
Long-legged shore bird : AVOCET
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Alleys have them : LANES
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Shemp and Curly's brother : MOE
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Part of the U.K. : SCOT
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Regalia item : ORB
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Unadorned : BALD
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_____ fixe : IDEE
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Enemy of Rocky and Bullwinkle : BORIS
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Rara avis : ONER
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Officeholders : INS
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Positivism founder Auguste : COMTE
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Play for time : STALL
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Singer McEntire : REBA
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Flume : AQUEDUCT
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Shooter : GUN
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Grigs : EELS
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Please : SUIT
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Compass dir. : ENE
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Mounted antlers, to some : TROPHY
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Blew one's stack : RANTED
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Battering ram or catapult : ENGINE
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Hodgepodge: Abbr. : MISC
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Cowboy's home : DALLAS
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Calico, e.g. : CLOTH
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Chess champion of 1960 : TAL
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Effervescence : FIZZ
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Part of the Dept. of Labor : OSHA
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Plus : AND
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Singer Sayer : LEO
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Front end? : IER
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Together : ONE
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Writer Buntline : NED

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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