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New York Times, Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Author:
Barry Boone
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Barry Boone

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JW} This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Boone. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2011, The New York TimesNo. 1005 ( 22,611 )
Across
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Volcano output : ASH
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Prospects : VISTAS
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Dash : ELAN
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Person with a corner ofc., maybe : CEO
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The Scourge of God : ATTILA
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Queen in "The Lion King" : NALA
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"The Godfather" actor : CAAN
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The 21st Amendment, e.g. : REPEAL
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Sting : TRAP
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Knight ___ (former newspaper group) : RIDDER
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"Falcon Crest" actress : ANAALICIA
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Awakening : AROUSAL
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"How ___ Your Mother" : IMET
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Some cons : SETUPS
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It might be golden : OLDIE
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Final words? : OBIT
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Dockworkers' grp. : ILA
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Allergy-afflicted dwarf : SNEEZY
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Car with the numeral 9 in all its model names : SAAB
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Pro baseball level ... or a hint to 12 answers in this puzzle : DOUBLEA
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River across the French/German border : SAAR
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Speed skater Eric who won five gold medals at the 1980 Winter Olympics : HEIDEN
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Location of the quadriceps : LEG
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Enterprise captain prior to Kirk : PIKE
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Dangerous snake : ADDER
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Raspy : HOARSE
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Captain of sci-fi : NEMO
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Newborn : NEONATE
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Language of Cape Town : AFRIKAANS
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Antitank artillery operator, e.g. : GUNNER
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Grill : QUIZ
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Jungle vines : LIANAS
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It may be eaten with tikka masala : NAAN
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Itch : URGE
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Like Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon : ONLATE
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Here, in Québec : ICI
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___ Turing, a founding father of computer science : ALAN
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Annual event in Los Angeles : XGAMES
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Summer, in Québec : ETE
Down
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Capital of Ghana : ACCRA
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It's said to be salubrious : SEAAIR
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1953 John Wayne film : HONDO
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City or lake in northern Italy : VARESE
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Repeated step : ITERATION
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The Racer's Edge : STP
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"___ yellow ribbon ..." : TIEA
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Singer Morissette : ALANIS
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Low bow : SALAAM
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Give a right to : ENTITLE
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___ de Triomphe : LARC
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Jai ___ : ALAI
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Carquest competitor : NAPA
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Make dirty ... or clean : DUST
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___ Lewis with the 2008 #1 hit "Bleeding Love" : LEONA
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Doozy : LULU
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Painter Picasso : PABLO
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He loved Lucy : DESI
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Walton who wrote "The Compleat Angler" : IZAAK
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Jane of literature : EYRE
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Producer of workplace regs. : OSHA
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Bleated : BAAED
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Footnote abbr. : IBID
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Set apart : SEGREGATE
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Shortstop Jeter : DEREK
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Put pressure (on) : LEAN
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Inhabitant : DENIZEN
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New York's ___ Station : PENN
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Fine-tuning : HONING
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Drunkards : SOUSES
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It has its moments : MAALOX
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"___ Get Your Gun" : ANNIE
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Boston Harbor event precipitator : TEAACT
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___ Macmillan, classmate of Harry Potter : ERNIE
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Blue-green : AQUA
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Roll up, as a flag : FURL
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Gulf of ___, arm of the Baltic : RIGA
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Room in una casa : SALA
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"Born on the Fourth of July" setting, familiarly : NAM

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

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