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New York Times, Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Jacket material for a mixed-up North Carolina athlete?

Author:
Peter A. Collins
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Peter A. Collins

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJQ} This is puzzle # 20 for Mr. Collins. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2008, The New York Times11/19/08 ( No. 21,561 )
Across
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Stock classification : NOPAR
6
Shots for sots : NIPS
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Adenauer nickname, with "Der" : ALTE
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Lloyd Webber/Rice musical : EVITA
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Prefix with industry : AGRO
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Plows follow them : ROWS
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Bakery order : DOZEN
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Passion : ZEAL
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Nursery sounds : GOOS
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Presidential first name : ZACHARY
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Game with sleight of hand : MONTE
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Jacket material for a mixed-up North Carolina athlete? : LEATHER
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Joy : ELATION
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Carving tool : ADZ
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Handel's "___ for St. Cecilia's Day" : ODE
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Piano piece : RAG
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Memphis-to-Nashville dir. : ENE
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Not pay attention : DOZE
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___ high : ONA
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Detects : SENSES
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Oenophile, as a mixed-up Michigan athlete? : WINELOVER
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Term of friendship in France : MONAMI
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1962 #1 country hit "___ Been Everywhere" : IVE
44
"Ma! He's Making Eyes ___" (1940 hit) : ATME
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What makes God good? : ANO
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Medicine, e.g.: Abbr. : SCI
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Sartre's "The Transcendence of the ___" : EGO
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King of the Roman Empire : REX
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Sit on : REPRESS
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Flew by, as a mixed-up Michigan State athlete? : RANPAST
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"Cheers!" abroad : SALUT
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Move beyond : OUTSTEP
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Hail ___ : ACAB
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Actress Raines on the Hollywood Walk of Fame : ELLA
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According to : ASPER
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Peterson of 2003 news : LACI
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Home of Grand Forks: Abbr. : NDAK
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Cubic meter : STERE
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Egyptian sun god : ATEN
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Chromosome carrier : GENE
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Holy text : KORAN
Down
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Flanders of Springfield : NED
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Ab ___ (from the start) : OVO
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Flash : PIZZAZZ
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Really bugged : ATEAT
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Where to find a vaquero : RANCHO
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Jesus, notably : NAZARENE
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Eisner successor at Disney : IGER
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Grace, for one : PRAYER
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Spain's Costa del ___ : SOL
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Jargon from a mixed-up Florida athlete? : ARGOT
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Nuts : LOONIES
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Colored like some cars : TWOTONE
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Ancient Dead Sea sect : ESSENES
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Study of pleasure : HEDONICS
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Tony winner Patrick : MAGEE
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Boy : LAD
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Shogun capital : EDO
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Strip site : LASVEGAS
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Actress Aulin of "Candy" : EWA
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Clay, after a while : ALI
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Gun enthusiasts' org. : NRA
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"No more for me, thanks" : IMSET
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Pass : OVERTAKE
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Veal ___ : MARSALA
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Classic batting game : ONEACAT
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Not anywhere : NOPLACE
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Hide seeker : TRAPPER
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Mayo, for one : MES
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Telephone no. add-on : EXT
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Wagner heroine : ISOLDE
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Focused at work : ONTASK
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Apply to the skin, as on a mixed-up U.C.L.A. athlete? : RUBIN
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Rotini topper : PESTO
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___ Bator, Mongolia : ULAN
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H.S. course : ENG
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Depression-___ : ERA
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Stimpy's TV pal : REN

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

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