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New York Times, Friday, January 22, 2010

Author:
Natan Last
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Natan Last

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Last. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2010, The New York TimesNo. 0122 ( 21,990 )
Across
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Pad producers : WATERLILIES
12
Name in many suit cases : DOE
15
Cry before a disappearance : ABRACADABRA
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Saturn's wife : OPS
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Something that's just too cool : THECATSMEOW
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Recharging aid : NAP
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Musician who was a trailblazing Rastafarian : TOSH
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European wine center : ASTIITALY
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Matching ring recipients: Abbr. : SRS
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Small part of an archipelago : CAY
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Ben Franklin : CNOTE
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Follower of directions : ERN
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Cry upon being fleeced? : BAA
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Grateful Dead bassist Phil : LESH
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One exploring deeply? : SPELUNKER
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Longtime name in auto parts : DELCO
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Ramen brand : OODLESOFNOODLES
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It's sometimes forbidden : FRUIT
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Free : FOOTLOOSE
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Classic record label for the Bee Gees and Cream : ATCO
41
M., in Milan : SIG
42
Monitor setting, briefly : RES
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Nickname in pioneering jazz piano : FATHA
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38-Across variety : POD
46
"Grey's Anatomy" hookups : IVS
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Hushed : SOTTOVOCE
52
Mother of the Gods : RHEA
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Big name in flooring? : ALI
54
So-called "baby busters" : GENERATIONX
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Pronoun in 20-Across : MIO
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Song that mentions "the Father, Son and the Holy Ghost" : AMERICANPIE
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Unit in astronomy : EON
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Well-known TV evangelical : NEDFLANDERS
Down
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There are 746 in a single horsepower : WATTS
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Can't stomach : ABHOR
3
Bun bit : TRESS
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Up : EACH
5
Producer of some dishes : RCA
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Muscle strengthened in rowing, in brief : LAT
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Opinion opener : IDSAY
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Skedaddles : LAMS
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"Uh-huh" : IBET
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Work that marked the start of musical Romanticism : EROICA
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Admitted politely : SAWIN
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"St. Mark" artist : DONATELLO
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Is like a moonstone : OPALESCES
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Make out : ESPY
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Finely tempered blades : TOLEDOS
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Item next to a salad bowl : CRUET
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Jamaica's St. ___ Bay : ANNS
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E.T.'s pal : ELLIOTT
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Opposite of clarify : BEFOG
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The Ponte alle Grazie spans it : ARNO
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You may work out its kinks : HOSE
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Common crash site? : SOFA
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What an art student builds : PORTFOLIO
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Cabinet department : EDUCATION
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First name in international diplomacy : KOFI
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Passed (out) : DOLED
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En ___ tiempo (formerly, to Felipe) : OTRO
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Help line? : SAVEME
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Navajo home : HOGAN
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You're in it if you cry 41-Down : PERIL
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Bit of wishful thinking : IHOPE
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To come, in Cádiz or Caen : VENIR
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Instruments in Ravel's "Boléro" : SAXES
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Matching : SAME
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Superficial, briefly : ONED
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Vint ___, the Father of the Internet : CERF
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38-Across covering : RIND
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Here, in Honduras : ACA
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Result of exposing oneself at the beach? : TAN

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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