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New York Times, Monday, October 31, 2005

Author:
Jim Hyres
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Jim Hyres

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 4 This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Hyres. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2005, The New York TimesNo. 1031 ( 20,446 )
Across
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Put up, as a picture : HANG
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___ salts : EPSOM
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Restaurant acronym : IHOP
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Fit for drafting : ONEA
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Mamma's mate : POPPA
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Shore bird : GULL
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Headliner : STAR
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Strand, as during a blizzard : ICEIN
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Give a nudge, so to speak : URGE
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"Take a chill pill" : SITBACKANDRELAX
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CD predecessors : LPS
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Conservative pundit Alan : KEYES
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Old copy machine, briefly : MIMEO
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Pea's place : POD
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Exams for future attys. : LSATS
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Female in a flock : EWE
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Whistle-blower on a court : REF
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Error : MISCUE
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Out of it, as a boxer : DOWNFORTHECOUNT
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Embedded : INLAID
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Witch : HAG
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Stephen of "The Crying Game" : REA
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When some news airs : ATSIX
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Like hearts and diamonds : RED
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Great time : BLAST
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Treated a lawn, perhaps : LIMED
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Winning tic-tac-toe row : OOO
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Finally accept : COMETOTERMSWITH
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Gave the boot : AXED
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Pep up : LIVEN
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Wax-coated cheese : EDAM
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Big rig : SEMI
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Singer Lopez : TRINI
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El ___ (Pacific Ocean phenomenon) : NINO
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Ship's speed unit : KNOT
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Tennis champ Monica : SELES
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Recipients of the cries seen at the starts of 20-, 36- and 50-Across and 7-Down : DOGS
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"Bonanza" son : HOSS
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Opposed to : ANTI
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In order : NEAT
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Scramble, as a signal : GARBLE
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Grand stories : EPICS
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Small indentation : POCK
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"We were just talking about you" : SPEAKOFTHEDEVIL
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Voiced a view : OPINED
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1975 Barry Manilow #1 hit : MANDY
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"Sure, why not" : IGUESSSO
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Toss : HURL
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Gymnast Korbut : OLGA
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Common movie house name ending : PLEX
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G.I.'s address : APO
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Excavation find : RELIC
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TV, radio, etc. : MEDIA
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Words of refusal : IWONT
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Whimpers : MEWLS
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Word before capita or annum : PER
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Integra maker : ACURA
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Adjusts, as a piano : TUNES
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Went after : SETAT
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Reel's partner : ROD
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Ryan of "When Harry Met Sally" : MEG
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Performed a routine perfectly : NAILEDIT
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Mr. ___ : FIXIT
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Ate : HAD
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Stop working at 65, say : RETIRE
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Baseball's Jackson and others : BOS
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Bargain-basement : LOWEND
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Drops feathers : MOLTS
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Old Dodges : OMNIS
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Wine holder : CASK
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Field team : OXEN
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Quick note : MEMO
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Philosopher Descartes : RENE
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Peculiar: Prefix : IDIO
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Powdered drink mix : TANG
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Med. care choices : HMOS

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

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