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New York Times, Wednesday, November 12, 2003

Author:
Alan Arbesfeld
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Alan Arbesfeld

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {BJQ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 57 for Mr. Arbesfeld. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2003, The New York TimesNo. 1112 ( 19,727 )
Across
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Help for a sales rep : LEAD
5
Lean toward : FAVOR
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"Gee whiz!" : GOSH
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___ account (never) : ONNO
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Pal : AMIGO
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Having as a hobby : INTO
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"In other words ..." : WHATIREALLYMEAN
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Rhythmic flow : CADENCE
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Carrier to J.F.K. : ELAL
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Suffix with glob : ULE
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Muralist José Maria ___ : SERT
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Picture on a pad, maybe : SKETCH
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Oscar winner for "My Cousin Vinny" : TOMEI
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Storage site : SILO
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Something to spin : TALE
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Some linemen: Abbr. : RGS
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PBS science show : NOVA
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___ trader : DAY
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Road divider : HIGHWAYMEDIAN
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Where raises go : POT
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Makeup, e.g. : TEST
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Vitamin info: Abbr. : RDA
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Court call : OYEZ
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Teammate of Yogi : PHIL
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Name in a 2002 scandal : ENRON
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Cowpoke's gear : LARIAT
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When roosters crow : MORN
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Useless tic-tac-toe row : OXO
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Desirable thing : PLUM
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Will supplement : CODICIL
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Diner order : APPLEPIEALAMODE
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Hearty sandwich : GYRO
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Really sore : IRATE
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They're not returned : ACES
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Co. honcho : EXEC
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So and so? : NOTES
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Trunk growth : MOSS
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Revealing : LOWCUT
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Surround with an aura : ENHALO
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Wreath for the head : ANADEM
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Be too fond : DOTE
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"S.N.L." specialty : FARCE
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Mideast leaders: Var. : AMEERS
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Routing word : VIA
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Stare at : OGLE
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Does a dog trick : ROLLSOVER
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Vodka cocktail : GIMLET
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Count near the end of a countdown : ONE
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Boarding place: Abbr. : STA
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Dearie : HON
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Viewable : INSIGHT
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Tie up the line : YAK
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Dickens lad : TINYTIM
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Cry of pride : TADA
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Tartan sporters : CLAN
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"Psst!" : HEY
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Work unit : ERG
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"Pink Panther" films actor : LOM
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Totally involved with : SWEPTUPIN
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Supplements : ADDENDA
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Georgetown player : HOYA
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Anatomical canal : ITER
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Tray residue : ASH
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Singer Janis : IAN
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D.C. figure : POL
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Freezer bag brand : ZIPLOC
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Track down : LOCATE
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Overly ornate : ROCOCO
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Rust and lime, for two : OXIDES
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As much : NOLESS
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Bar order : ALE
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Functions : ROLES
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Surrealist Joan : MIRO
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Muslim leader : IMAM
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Personal datum : AGE
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Eucharist vessel : PYX
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Relative of ante- : PRE
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Down : EAT

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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