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New York Times, Friday, October 19, 2001

Author:
Joe DiPietro
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Joe DiPietro

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 27 Missing: none – this is a pangram. This is puzzle # 51 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 1019 ( 18,973 )
Across
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Animated speaker? : MELBLANC
9
Fitting activity : JIGSAW
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Mass recitation : AVEMARIA
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Symphony completed in 1804 : EROICA
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Bordeaux and others : REDWINES
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Didn't play : SATOUT
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Period : ERA
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Like some misguided remarks : RACIST
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No purebred : MUTT
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Way: Abbr. : SYST
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He claimed motion was illusionary : ZENO
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Levels off, with "out" : MAXES
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Dynamite constituent : NITRO
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Drunken : SOTTED
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Put in a record : ENROLL
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Dither : STEW
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Verbal gem : MOT
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A gate may be attached to one : SCANDAL
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Off base? : ONLEAVE
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Your, of yore : THY
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Spirit : BRIO
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Some spicy cuisine : TEXMEX
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Plaza de la Raza location, for short : EASTLA
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"Will & Grace" co-star Messing : DEBRA
48
Affair : FLING
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15-Across, e.g. : HYMN
53
Plot cover-ups? : SODS
54
Real lady's man : LORD
55
Grieve over : BEMOAN
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Purchase for a project : KIT
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1992 Wimbledon winner : AGASSI
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Store up : PUTASIDE
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Like curiosity, at times : PIQUED
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Hysterical : INAPANIC
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Attacks anonymously : SNIPES
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On and on : ATLENGTH
Down
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Ball of confusion : MARESNEST
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Completely : EVERYINCH
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More than tempted : LEDASTRAY
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Lamborghini alternative : BMW
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Retreat : LAIR
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See 34-Down : ARNAZ
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They may appear on a tree : NIECES
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Places where hits are taken : CASINOS
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Sport : JEST
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Kind of contribution : IRA
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Started to steam : GOTMAD
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Red Wing, for one : SIOUX
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Like some accents : ACUTE
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Bulb info : WATTS
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Under, in Umbria : SOTTO
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Suffix with cosmo- : TRON
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Behaved like a baby : MEWLED
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Grimalkin : OLDBAG
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Canvas : TENT
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Filmmaker von Trier : LARS
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Nickname for Puente or 6-Down : MAMBOKING
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Went too far : OVERDIDIT
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One of the Big 12 : TEXASTECH
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Like a ballerina : LITHE
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They're broken up : EXES
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Capitol Lake locale : OLYMPIA
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Results : ENDSUP
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Check information : AMOUNT
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Jacket parts : FLAPS
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Register : LOGIN
50
Dinar earner : IRAQI
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Dealing with delivery : NATAL
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Olympic efforts : BIDS
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Spot for a necklace clasp : NAPE
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Take in : SEE
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___ Pedro : SAN

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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