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New York Times, Friday, November 14, 2003

Author:
Myles Callum
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Myles Callum

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 27 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Callum. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2003, The New York TimesNo. 1114 ( 19,729 )
Across
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Cold ones : BREWSKIS
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Kind of kick : ONSIDE
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"Whatever" : YEAHSURE
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Crashing bore : YAWNER
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It may stop the presses : GAGORDER
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National forest in California : SHASTA
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"O" may open it : ODE
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Product of Berlin : SONG
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Service lights? : TAPERS
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Department whose capital is Lille : NORD
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Fish, in a way : SEINE
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Shell game : SCAM
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Formulator of the law of quadratic reciprocity : EULER
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Bergen's bumpkin : SNERD
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Horned Frogs' sch. : TCU
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Done up professionally : STYLED
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Motor-mouths love them : GABFESTS
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Twelve Oaks neighbor : TARA
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Oppression : PALL
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Brouhaha : BIGSCENE
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Title heroine of many Beverly Cleary books : RAMONA
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"Bambi" character : ENA
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Infect : TAINT
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Steps on a scale : TONES
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Are, in Ávila : ESTA
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Old PC installation : MSDOS
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Buttonholes, say : SEWS
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1980 John Carpenter chiller : THEFOG
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Code collection : LAWS
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Moo ___ pork : SHU
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"Norma" librettist Felice ___ : ROMANI
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Parrot : IMITATOR
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Alternative to crossing out : ERASER
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Camp clothing label : NAMETAPE
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Associated with choppers : DENTAL
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Caught : ENSNARED
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Water under the bridge : BYGONES
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High-tech report : READOUT
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Way to await something : EAGERLY
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Terse question : WHO
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Lat. and others, once : SSRS
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High marks : KUDOS
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Tony winner Worth and others : IRENES
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Overcasting in order to prevent fraying : SERGING
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Where to get bluepoints : OYSTERBAR
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Okinawa port : NAHA
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Pulls the switch? : SWAPS
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They may put out feelers : INSECTS
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Take away : DETRACT
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"The Praise of Folly" author : ERASMUS
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Iron-pumpers' targets : DELTS
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Spring's opposite : NEAP
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Strike back, e.g. : REACT
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Chopin's "Raindrop" Prelude is in it : DFLAT
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Perfect 10, perhaps : DREAMGIRL
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"___ World" ("Sesame Street" segment) : ELMOS
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French cordial flavoring : ANIS
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Obviously embarrassed : BEETRED
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Like some marine habitats : INSHORE
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One may let you in : GATEMAN
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Court boundary : ENDLINE
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Low-quality : ONESTAR
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Pennsylvania town connected by bridge to Lambertville, N.J. : NEWHOPE
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Nice way to rest : ASSURED
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Unanimously : TOAMAN
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Make ___ buck : AFAST
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Crawls, e.g. : SWIMS
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Quite qualified to serve : ONEA
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W.W. II weapon : STEN
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Loss leader? : ATA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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