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New York Times, Monday, January 24, 1994

Author:
Janie Lyons
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Janie Lyons

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 3 for Ms. Lyons. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0124 ( 16,148 )

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Across
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Child's getaway : CAMP
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Nurse's stick : SWAB
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Malpractice target : QUACK
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Margarine : OLEO
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Part of a cash register : TILL
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Sam or Tom, e.g. : UNCLE
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Businessperson's oxymoron : WORKINGVACATION
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Crowbar : LEVER
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Runner Devers : GAIL
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Sums : ADDS
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"Get _____!" : REAL
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Cut up : SAWN
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Vipers : ASPS
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Indignant person's oxymoron : NEVERAGAIN
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Actor Erwin : STU
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Breezy : AIRY
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Refer (to) : ALLUDE
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Dinner bird : CAPON
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Command to Fido : SIC
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Jewish dinner : SEDER
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Mideast language : ARABIC
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Flood survivor : NOAH
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W.W. II grp. : RAF
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Oxymoron for a homely person : PRETTYUGLY
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Cheek : SASS
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Riches' opposite : RAGS
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Took a powder : LEFT
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Jacob's brother : ESAU
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Bare : NUDE
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Speechify : ORATE
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Coffee drinker's oxymoron : NONDAIRYCREAMER
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Passe : DATED
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Within: Prefix : ENTO
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Model married to David Bowie : IMAN
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Steeple : SPIRE
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Slumber : REST
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Library item : TOME
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Monk's hood : COWL
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Lotion ingredient : ALOE
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Former talk-show host : MERV
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Fireplace equipment : POKERS
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Penn, e.g.: Abbr. : STN
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Belly dancers : WIGGLERS
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Edison's middle name : ALVA
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Mathematician Pascal : BLAISE
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Sine _____ non : QUA
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Straighten out : UNTANGLE
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Sarcasm : ACID
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Dolt : CLOD
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Barbies' mates : KENS
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Enrage : IRE
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Bow of silents : CLARA
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Black bird : ANI
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Three-time Super Bowl-winning coach : WALSH
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Tin Pan Alley org. : ASCAP
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One of the Beatles : STARR
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Chrysalises : PUPAE
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In competition : VYING
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Lindley of "The Ropers" : AUDRA
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Creativity : IDEAS
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Indoor balls : NERFS
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Writer Loos : ANITA
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Busybody : OBTRUDER
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Stashes : COLLECTS
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Caesar's swans : CYGNI
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Certain vote : AYE
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Shylock : USURER
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Magellan, e.g. : STRAIT
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Lee to Grant : FOE
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Concludes : ENDS
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It's seen in bars : SOAP
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Against : ANTI
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Unit of force : DYNE
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BB's : AMMO
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Word after "go!" : TEAM
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Sea eagle : ERNE
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Humorist George : ADE
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"Oh, darn!" : ROT

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later.

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