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New York Times, Friday, January 27, 1995

Author:
Chuck Deodene
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Chuck Deodene

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 40 Missing: {W} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Deodene. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0127 ( 16,516 )
Across
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Lie poolside : BASK
5
Love of Lucy : DESI
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Author _____ Gallant : MAVIS
14
Anderson of TV sitcoms : LONI
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Nerve impulse conduit : AXON
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Shelley's "Adonais," e.g. : ELEGY
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Faulkner's "Requiem for _____" : ANUN
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About: Abbr. : CIRC
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Being male or female : SEXED
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Rolling Stones album of 1968 : BEGGARSBANQUET
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Word with coin or time : SLOT
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Handily subdues : ROUTS
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Newly arrived : JUSTIN
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Pros' foes : ANTIS
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Handel opera : EZIO
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Leaf : BRACT
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Big sandwich name : MAC
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Niven film of 1937 : DINNERATTHERITZ
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British verb ending : ISE
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Limerick, e.g. : VERSE
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Zeno of _____ (Greek logician) : ELEA
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Like a fair lass : BONNY
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Promoter of rooster fights : COCKER
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Tipsy : OILED
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Blacken : CHAR
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Hemingway memoir : AMOVEABLEFEAST
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Cremona product : AMATI
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Pulitzer-winning writer Sheehan : NEIL
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Compatriot : ALLY
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Neighbor of Nigeria : BENIN
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Where water turned to wine : CANA
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Rend : TEAR
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On, as medication : USING
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Skirt : EDGE
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Canadian baseballer : EXPO
Down
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Spill the beans : BLAB
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Top-of-the-line : AONE
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Comfy : SNUG
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Caribbean capital : KINGSTON
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Clothing tag name : DACRON
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Live and breathe : EXIST
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Soak up : SORB
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Personified : INCARNATE
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Smokehouse flavoring : MESQUITE
10
Seal hunters : ALEUTS
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Nettles : VEXES
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"_____ it!" ("Eureka!") : IGET
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Baseball exec Thrift : SYD
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Star of "The Greatest" : ALI
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Chalk up : NOTCH
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Skywalker, e.g. : JEDI
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Terrorists' tools : UZIS
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Kind of curve : SINE
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Affected : ARTSY
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Hoedown : BARNDANCE
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Exploit : MILK
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Fitting phrase ending : ATEE
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All-powerful one : CZAR
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Not fixed : EVOLVING
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1966 hit "Walk Away _____" : RENEE
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Stage anew : RECREATE
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A B vitamin : BIOTIN
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Pincers : CHELAE
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Big galoot : OAF
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Sultan Qabus bin Said, e.g. : OMANI
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Adhere : CLING
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City on the Skunk River : AMES
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Bit of wampum : BEAD
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"A Clockwork Orange" droogie : ALEX
49
Strike : SLAP
50
Neophyte : TYRO
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_____ Bakr (first caliph of Mecca) : ABU

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 5 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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