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New York Times, Tuesday, October 1, 2002

Author:
Michael Shteyman
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Michael Shteyman

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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: none – this is a pangram. Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Shteyman. NYT links: Across Lite
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Across
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Trojan War hero : AJAX
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Hawkeye's show : MASH
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Serviceable : OFUSE
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DNA carrier : GENE
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To ___ (exactly) : ATEE
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Spoke irrationally : RAVED
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Drags along : LUGS
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Numbers to crunch : DATA
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Fresh from the laundry : CLEAN
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Keats work : ODE
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Address book no. : TEL
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Refrain from singing? : TRALALA
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1999 Will Smith movie : WILDWILDWEST
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Decay : ROT
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Sought a seat : RAN
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___ von Bismarck : OTTO
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Laid-back, personalitywise : TYPEB
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Unlike dirt roads : PAVED
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It's charged : ION
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Nightgown wearer of rhyme : WEEWILLIEWINKIE
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Chowed down : ATE
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Tom and Jerry, for two : TOONS
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"And there you are!" : VOILA
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Doesn't guzzle : SIPS
47
Suffix with Manhattan : ITE
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Teen's embarrassment : ZIT
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Modern research tool : WORLDWIDEWEB
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Galileo ___ : GALILEI
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How the excited go : APE
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Corrida cry : OLE
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Cara or Castle : IRENE
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Loch ___ monster : NESS
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Pack it in : QUIT
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Exotic fruit : MANGO
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Rebuke to Brutus : ETTU
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Cancel : UNDO
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Obie candidates : PLAYS
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Leak slowly : SEEP
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First couple's place : EDEN
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Shining : AGLOW
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Day after mercredi : JEUDI
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Child who behaves perfectly : ANGEL
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Illiterates' marks : XES
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Achieved success : MADEIT
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In any way : ATALL
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Wimbledon unit : SET
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Scorching times : HEATWAVES
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Oceanic killers : ORCAS
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Get beaten by : FALLTO
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Eye part : UVEA
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Navy commando : SEAL
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Poet ___ St. Vincent Millay : EDNA
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Small-time : TWOBIT
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Extend, as Time : RENEW
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Pulled a six-shooter : DREW
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Emptied : DRAINED
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"Kon-___" : TIKI
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Travail : TOIL
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Most qualified to serve : ONEA
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"Jabberwocky" starter : TWAS
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Hairy humanoid : YETI
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Chick's sound : PEEP
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Drama essentials : PLOTLINES
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Make fractions : DIVIDE
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France's longest river : LOIRE
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Staff member? : NOTE
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Like Benny Goodman's music : SWINGY
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Fastens pants, in a way : ZIPSUP
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Dairy section selections : OLEOS
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Fritter away : WASTE
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Twisted : WOUND
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Say "bo's'n," say : ELIDE
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Back, as a racehorse : BETON
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Hobbling gait : GIMP
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Asia's ___ Sea : ARAL
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Tuneful Horne : LENA
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Summer on the Riviera : ETE
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Can. province : QUE

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

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