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New York Times, Monday, October 9, 2000

Author:
Teresa M. Hackett
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Teresa M. Hackett

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Hackett. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2000, The New York TimesNo. 1009 ( 18,598 )

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Across
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Long-limbed, as a model : LEGGY
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Sunrises : DAWNS
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Rotating piece in a machine : CAM
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Dean Martin's "That's ___" : AMORE
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AOL delivery : EMAIL
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Honest ___ : ABE
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Hefty, doubled : BIGANDBURLY
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French sea : MER
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Cease and desist : STOP
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Hoarseness : RASP
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Duck in a pond : TEAL
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Domicile doubled : HOUSEANDHOME
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Shorten : ABRIDGE
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Get misty-eyed : TEAR
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It helps you stand up straight : BRACE
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Feast of Lights : CHANUKAH
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52, in old Rome : LII
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Apparition : GHOST
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Opposite SSW : NNE
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Like old newspaper clippings, often : YELLOWED
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Fern leaf : FROND
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Eternally : EVER
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It's not pay-as-you-go : FREEWAY
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Secure, doubled : SAFEANDSOUND
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Come from ___ : AFAR
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Elisabeth of "Leaving Las Vegas" : SHUE
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Stay in the shallow end of the pool : WADE
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Idiosyncrasy : TIC
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Pep, doubled : VIMANDVIGOR
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"What ___ our chances?" : ARE
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Stockpile : HOARD
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As a whole : INALL
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Butterfly catcher's need : NET
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Money to use : FUNDS
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See eye to eye : AGREE
Down
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Places for experiments : LABS
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Send off : EMIT
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Always-moving : GOGO
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Vivid : GRAPHIC
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Longing : YEN
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Pollute : DEBASE
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Divert : AMUSE
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Angry tribes may be on them : WARPATHS
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Nonexistent : NIL
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Not-to-be-trusted : SLY
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Small part played by a big name : CAMEO
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Lying port-to-starboard : ABEAM
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___ Norman cosmetics : MERLE
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The "D" in F.D.A. : DRUG
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Not exiting, as traffic : THRU
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Poem of praise : ODE
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Tidy : NEAT
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Former veep Quayle : DAN
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With skill : ABLY
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Cheese on crackers : BRIE
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Part of a scenic overlook : RAIL
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Atlantic catch : COD
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Be positive about : KNOW
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Tolstoy's "___ Karenina" : ANNA
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Actress Lamarr : HEDY
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Newswoman Ifill : GWEN
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Abel, by profession : HERDSMAN
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Salacious glance : LEER
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Eggs : OVA
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Wetland : FEN
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Detroit N.H.L.'er : REDWING
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Establishes : FOUNDS
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Lamented : RUED
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Man with horns : SATAN
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Burning : AFIRE
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Aspect : FACET
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Archaeologist's bit : SHARD
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Gelatinlike base : AGAR
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1996 candidate Bob : DOLE
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Writer ___ Stanley Gardner : ERLE
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Channels 2-13 : VHF
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Debtor's note : IOU
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Itinerary word : VIA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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