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New York Times, Monday, November 10, 2014

15, for any row, column or diagonal here:
4 9 2
3 5 7
8 1 6

Author:
Bruce Haight
Editor:
Will Shortz
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: none – this is a pangram. Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Haight. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
Bruce Haight notes:
Not too surprisingly, this puzzle started with FUHGEDDABOUDIT, and I just needed to find three more entries that meant aboud the same ... read more
Will Shortz notes:
The Monday to Thursday puzzles this week were used last Saturday at the 4th annual Arlington Puzzle Festival at the Arlington (Va.) ... read more
Jeff Chen notes:
"Donnie Brasco" easily made it to my Tier 2 list of movies, and I remember struggling with the decision whether to elevate it to the ... read more
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© 2014, The New York Times11/10/14 ( No. 23,743 )
Across
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The "joe" of a cup of joe : JAVA
5
Knight's pursuit : QUEST
10
Leftover part of a ticket : STUB
14
Declare : AVER
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Excessive : UNDUE
16
Poi plant : TARO
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"No way!" : DONTMAKEMELAUGH
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Finish : END
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Similar (to) : AKIN
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Say : UTTER
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Tied : EVEN
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Like a couch potato : IDLE
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"No way!" : FUHGEDDABOUDIT
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Popular satirical news source, with "The" : ONION
33
Maui mementos : LEIS
34
Gear tooth : COG
36
Makes cool, in a way, as jeans : RIPS
37
Between, poetically : TWIXT
39
Gyro bread : PITA
40
Sternward : AFT
41
Suddenly get the attention of : GRAB
42
Winnie-the-Pooh's favorite food : HONEY
43
"No way!" : YOUREKIDDINGME
47
Big name in sneakers : NIKE
48
Telephoned : RANG
49
Undress : STRIP
52
The Eagles or the Byrds : BAND
53
"Just a heads-up," on a memo : FYI
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"No way!" : THATSRIDICULOUS
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Move like sludge : OOZE
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Foolish : INANE
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Russia's ___ Mountains : URAL
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Air Force One passenger: Abbr. : PRES
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Bottomless pit : ABYSS
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Heredity unit : GENE
Down
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Green stone : JADE
2
Stratford-upon-___ : AVON
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Sell : VEND
4
The "A" of MoMA : ART
5
Trembled, as with fear : QUAKED
6
Grinchlike : UNKIND
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Idyllic garden : EDEN
8
15, for any row, column or diagonal here:
4 9 2
3 5 7
8 1 6
: SUM
9
Golf ball elevator : TEE
10
Said : STATED
11
Stretched tight : TAUT
12
Hankering : URGE
13
Physics Nobelist Niels : BOHR
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Expert : MAVEN
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Doozies : LULUS
23
Swelled heads : EGOS
24
Wild Alpine goat : IBEX
25
"Just ___" (47-Across slogan) : DOIT
26
___ song (cheaply) : FORA
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Bring together : UNIFY
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Savvy about : HIPTO
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"I couldn't have done it because ...," e.g. : ALIBI
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Sweetest part of a cake, often : ICING
31
___ pole : TOTEM
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Marvin of Motown : GAYE
37
Long hike : TREK
38
What might give a water-skier trouble : WAKE
39
Video game with a paddle : PONG
41
Handlebar features : GRIPS
42
Gandhi, for one : HINDU
44
Marries : UNITES
45
Empties, as a bathtub : DRAINS
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School functions with chaperones : DANCES
49
What a red light signifies : STOP
50
Norse god of war : THOR
51
Level, as with a wrecking ball : RAZE
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Time to blow out the candles, for short : BDAY
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"Look out!," to a golfer : FORE
54
Chinese money : YUAN
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Archipelago component : ISLE
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Narrow coastal inlet : RIA
58
Schubert's Symphony ___ Minor ("Unfinished Symphony") : INB
59
Haul : LUG

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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