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New York Times, Saturday, January 29, 2000

People who do chest-thumping, for short

Author:
Rich Norris
Editor:
Will Shortz
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 32 Missing: {HQ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 116 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2000, The New York Times1/29/00 ( No. 18,344 )
Across
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It could be in a jam : JAZZCOMBO
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Step : TREAD
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British flier : UNIONJACK
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"Good Times" star, in 70's TV : ROLLE
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Sprite's relative : LEMONSODA
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"Awake and Sing" playwright : ODETS
19
Washington in Paris, e.g. : ETAT
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1972 Fischer-Spassky match site : REYKJAVIK
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"The X-Files" grp. : SETI
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Word with ball or bag : BEAN
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Impeaches : ACCUSES
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Appetite : YEN
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TV monitor? : FCC
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Cook a tough cut, maybe : BRAISE
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Band piece : AMP
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Dry : SERE
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Layered desserts : BOSTONCREAMPIES
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Parts of a herd : EWES
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Convulsive sound : SOB
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Intended : TARGET
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Victor's cry : YES
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Richard Strauss's "___ Heldenleben" : EIN
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Prospero's daughter : MIRANDA
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Suit : EXEC
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Bar worker: Abbr. : ATTY
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Impressive attendance : GOODCROWD
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People who do chest-thumping, for short : EMTS
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Chip feature : RIDGE
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Came down on hard : REAMEDOUT
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It's assumed : ALIAS
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Toulouse-Lautrec subject : DEMIMONDE
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"Broom Hilda" cartoonist : MYERS
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Caveman? : SPELUNKER
Down
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Stephen's "Gypsy" collaborator : JULE
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Work without ___ : ANET
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Coors brand : ZIMA
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40's fad : ZOOTSUITS
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1980 TV debut : CNN
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Some IHOP orders : OJS
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Relatives of Tahitians : MAORIS
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A following? : BCDE
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"Sure" : OKAYBYME
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Euripides tragedy "The ___ Women" : TROJAN
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Movie monster awakened by H-bomb tests : RODAN
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Height: Abbr. : ELEV
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Height: Prefix : ALTI
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Foreign ___ : DESK
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Words of encouragement : KEEPATIT
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Gulf competitor : ESSO
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Comparatively minute : TEENSIER
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Gothic novel setting, maybe : ABBEY
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Director Cameron ___ : CROWE
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Social worker's load : CASES
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Put on : FEIGN
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Faith : CREED
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Curved basket : CESTA
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Short trader? : ARB
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Like most graffiti : SPRAYEDON
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Treaties : CONCORDS
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Place to trade : MART
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Immoderation : EXCESS
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Butterfly, e.g. : MADAME
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English king known as "The Peaceful" : EDGAR
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A little fat : GRAM
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Not to be trusted : OILY
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Jim Davis pooch : ODIE
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Blubber : WEEP
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Saint Boniface, e.g. : MONK
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Suffix with 13-Down : TUDE
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Huck follower : STER
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"Cool" amount : MIL
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Easily domesticated bird : EMU

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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