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New York Times, Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Author:
Julian Lim
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JKQVX} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Lim. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2010, The New York TimesNo. 0106 ( 21,974 )
Across
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Add a new article to, maybe : AMEND
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Sweat units : BEADS
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Prime meridian std. : GST
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Zellweger of "Leatherheads" : RENEE
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Not yet reached : UNMET
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Evergreen tree : YEW
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Race energetically past? : FLYSPRYLYBY
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What an athlete may turn : PRO
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It sometimes depicts a dragon or tiger : TATTOO
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Rides : TEASES
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Keys on the side of a keyboard : SHIFTS
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Last word of a January 1 song : SYNE
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Mozart's "___ Fan Tutte" : COSI
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Yellow one : FRAIDYCAT
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Todd who directed "I'm Not There," 2007 : HAYNES
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More bohemian : ARTIER
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East ender? : ERN
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Like King Solomon ... or an oral hint to 17- and 62-Across and 11- and 29-Down : ALLWISE
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"___, verily" : YEA
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Nonchalant : CASUAL
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Adjusts to one's situation : ADAPTS
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Games involving picks : LOTTERIES
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Sch. groups : PTAS
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River to the Mediterranean : EBRO
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Dust collector : DRYMOP
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Stonewall, say : STYMIE
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Popular sandwich bag : ZIPLOC
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Smoke detector batteries, often : AAS
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Native African's musical beat? : PYGMYRHYTHM
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"I said ... out!" : GIT
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Banana-loving zoo critter : ORANG
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"With this ring ___ wed" : ITHEE
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What every inning has three of? : ENS
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Native of India in the British army : SEPOY
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They might get shingles : ROOFS
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Thin bark? : ARF
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Soften : MELT
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Grammy winner for "Amarantine" : ENYA
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Occupies, as bushes or trees : NESTSIN
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Sonar's measurement : DEPTH
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Bribe : BUYOFF
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Photo blowup: Abbr. : ENL
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Singer Winehouse : AMY
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Red ink : DEBT
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Eyelid annoyance : STYE
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Where an old wanderer is interred? : GYPSYCRYPT
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Sister of Venus : SERENA
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Like some short tennis matches : TWOSET
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Louis XIV, e.g. : ROI
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"... so long ___ both shall live?" : ASYE
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Fishing boat : TRAWLER
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Garment in Gujarat : SARI
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2008 title role for Benicio Del Toro : CHE
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Trireme propeller : OAR
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What Romeo and Juliet had to do? : SYNCTRYSTS
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"___ date!" : ITSA
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Went kaput : DIED
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Luxury : EASE
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Arc on a music score : SLUR
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Made, as a wager : LAID
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Sorority letter : ETA
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Blockhead : ASS
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Tiny bit : ATOM
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Try for a job at : APPLYTO
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"Gil Blas" novelist : LESAGE
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Secure : OBTAIN
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Alignment of celestial bodies : SYZYGY
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Former space station : MIR
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Biblical land with "ivory and apes and peacocks" : OPHIR
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Debuts on Wall St. : IPOS
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Rochester's love : EYRE
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Roman emperor after Galba : OTHO
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Contestant on a Bravo reality show : CHEF
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Breach : GAP
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6 on a phone : MNO
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Enero, por ejemplo : MES

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle.

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