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New York Times, Friday, November 20, 2009

Author:
Alan Olschwang
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Alan Olschwang

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: none – this is a pangram. This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Olschwang. NYT links: Across Lite
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Across
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Tae Bo alternative : JAZZERCISE
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English pop duo ___ & Dave : CHAS
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It's not bad for a duffer : ONEOVERPAR
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Extend one's service life : REUP
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Cape Cod components : GABLEROOFS
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Conclusion lead-in : ERGO
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Fresh : ANEW
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Just makes : EKESOUT
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Only private non-American to address a joint session of Congress (1989) : WALESA
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Sharpness gauge : IQTEST
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Season opener, say : EPISODE
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Lions might score one : GNU
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Foul territory? : STY
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Baath party place : IRAQ
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Squirrel : STOREUP
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Net Nanny no-no : SMUT
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Breaking capacity, briefly : SRO
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Zealots' group, maybe : SECT
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Dons effortlessly, as footwear : EASESON
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Big mouth : TRAP
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Chiwere speaker : OTO
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Not elective: Abbr. : REQ
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Ochlocracy : MOBRULE
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Baggie biggie : ZIPLOC
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TV neighbor of Ralph and Alice : TRIXIE
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Indicates that one is in : ANTESUP
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Ready to be played : CUED
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Flower genus that's also a woman's name : ROSA
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Ones who might get service calls? : RESERVISTS
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Barbra's "A Star Is Born" co-star : KRIS
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Be forced to backpedal : EATONESHAT
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Full of rapture : SENT
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Pair for a suit : DRESSSHOES
Down
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Nudge : JOG
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Baptist leader? : ANA
3
"The Waltons" grandpa : ZEB
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À la the founder of literary naturalism : ZOLAESQUE
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Still : EVENSO
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Proofs, say : REREADS
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Vaunt : CROW
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Bit of business news, for short : IPO
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First call? : SAFE
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1990s White House chief of staff Bowles : ERSKINE
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Umbrella bird's "umbrella" : CREST
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Some are decorated : HEROES
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Grand : AUGUST
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Erratic : SPOTTY
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1977 Richard Burton film : EQUUS
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Early Chinese dynasty : WEI
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Loan figs. : APRS
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Irish statesman Cosgrave : LIAM
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Bibliographical abbr. : ETSEQ
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Worker in a stable environment? : GROOM
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Where some parts are repaired, briefly : ORS
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Germs grow in it : PETRIDISH
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Starch sources : TAROS
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Central point : CRUX
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Anklebones : TALI
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Locked in : SECURED
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Rush hour restriction : NOTURNS
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Top finisher? : PEE
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Buffalo National River locale : OZARKS
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Cassiterite, e.g. : TINORE
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Doesn't decline : OPTSIN
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Double whole notes : BREVES
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Minimal : LEAST
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Kind of brandy : PEAR
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Firm wheels, for short : CEOS
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Suzanne, e.g.: Abbr. : STE
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"The Tudors" airer, in brief : SHO
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Inits. of a noted "Wizard" : TAE
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G.P.S. data : STS

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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