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FROM THE DEPT. OF REDUNDANCY DEPT.

New York Times, Sunday, November 13, 1994

Author:
Frank A. Longo
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Frank Longo

This puzzle:

Rows: 21, Columns: 21 Words: 140, Blocks: 70 Missing: {JZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Longo. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 1113 ( 16,441 )
Across
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Fortuneteller's aids : TAROTS
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Fraternal fellow : ELK
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Magnetic flux symbol : PHI
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People with flashlights : USHERS
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Farthest point : APOGEE
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"_____ Dance" (Pointer Sisters hit) : NEUTRON
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Sartre play : NOEXIT
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Sot, perhaps : REELER
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Strands : MAROONS
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Half of a nursery rhyme name : DUMPTY
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Congregates? : ASSEMBLESTOGETHER
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Overpermissive : LAX
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Family girl : SIS
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Tax : TRY
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Rainbow: Prefix : IRIDO
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Upholstery fabric : FRISE
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Poseidon's realm : THESEA
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Admitted : FESSEDUP
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Introverts : LONERS
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Complain, in a way : MURMUR
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Beat, as grain : THRESH
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Collectibles? : OLDANTIQUES
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_____-majeste : LESE
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Devoted : AVID
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Music critic Downes : OLIN
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_____ probandi (legal doctrine) : ONUS
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Geyser sight : STEAM
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Madres' kin : TIAS
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Abbr. for Jesse Jackson : REV
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"Put Your Head on My Shoulder" singer : ANKA
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Erupting : ABURST
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Storm or Tracker : GEO
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_____ Lanka : SRI
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Novelty? : NEWINNOVATION
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Preteen : LAD
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Liquor-free : DRY
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Iroquois tribe : ONEIDA
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Not give _____ : ARAP
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Lady in a garden : EVE
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Rakehell : ROUE
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Lepidopterans : MOTHS
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Swell suffix? : ITIS
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At another time : ANON
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Arkin of "Catch-22" : ALAN
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River near Kassel : EDER
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Halve? : BISECTINTWO
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Produce additional interest : RELOAN
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In a sleeping position : SUPINE
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Engraving instrument : STYLET
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Candidate : ASPIRANT
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Ethyl acetates : ESTERS
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Susquehanna River town : SAYRE
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Hugh Hefner's Muse? : ERATO
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Branch : ARM
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It fits in a lock : OAR
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Terminal abbr. : ARR
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A B C's? : BASICFUNDAMENTALS
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Make a fresh mix? : RESTIR
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People who want to lose : DIETERS
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Open house, perhaps : SOIREE
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International language system : IDOISM
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Spellbind : ENCHANT
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Forte : TALENT
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They may be glazed over : DONUTS
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Pepper, for one: Abbr. : SGT
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Archaic exclamations : LOS
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Cover : SHEATH
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Home of ancient Irish kings : TARA
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Copyists : APES
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Small deer : ROES
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Look up and down : OGLE
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Overflow : TEEM
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Some Tuzla residents : SERBS
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Tangle up : ENMESH
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Bucolic settings : LEAS
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Late rocker Cobain : KURT
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Show : PROGRAM
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Dear : HONEY
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Technical sch. : INST
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Shaded part of a plant : UNDERSTEM
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Tart : SOURISH
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Fringe : HEM
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Erupt? : EXPLODEVIOLENTLY
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Actress Moreno : RITA
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Charon's river : STYX
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Horns : TOOTERS
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Soused : LIT
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Lose no time : HIE
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Reduce taxes, in Britain : DERATE
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Overwhelms : FLOORS
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Swelling wave : ROLLER
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Human being? : INDIVIDUALPERSON
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Hollywood's Penn : SEAN
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Directional suffix : ERN
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Zoo attractions : EMUS
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Not be a passive victim : SUE
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It prohibited slavery : FREESTATE
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Agcy. once headed by Edward R. Murrow : USIA
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Some scholars, for short : PHDS
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"Silver" star : STONE
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Extreme : ULTRA
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Soapberry tree : INKWOOD
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Most charming : QUAINTEST
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Full of parody : SATIRIC
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Fiji's capital : SUVA
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_____ day now : ANY
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Black cuckoos : ANIS
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Physique : BOD
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Commerce stat. : GNP
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"Toward Freedom" autobiographer : NEHRU
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Brewery fixtures : OASTS
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Deponent : AVOWER
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Mean : DENOTE
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Impressive Impressionist : RENOIR
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_____ avis : RARA
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Corrida cheers : OLES
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Soldiers : MENATARMS
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"Uh-huh" : ISEE
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Author Seton : ANYA
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Its atomic number is 83 : BISMUTH
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Savings-account abbr. : INT
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"_____ My Party" : ITS
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Expert in Mideast culture : ARABIST
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10, to a gymnast : PERFECT
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Vetoes : NOS
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Family dinners : ROASTS
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Baseball Hall-of-Famer Crawford : SAM
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Handily handling : ACING
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Lulls : RESTS
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Like the Negev : ARID
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Start from scratch : REDO
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Time of danger : IDES
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Country crooner McCoy : NEAL
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1962 film villain : DRNO
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Noted ark-itect : NOAH
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Patio component : TILE
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Geometry topic : AREA
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Easter ends it : LENT
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Mr. Pecksniff of "Martin Chuzzlewit" : SETH
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Germanic war god : TIU

Answer summary: 11 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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