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New York Times, Saturday, November 23, 2002

Author:
Dana Motley
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Dana Motley

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 17 for Ms. Motley. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2002, The New York TimesNo. 1123 ( 19,373 )
Across
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House of worship : SHUL
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Durable dos : PERMS
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60-Across role : CHE
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Flex one's muscles, maybe : POSE
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Really enjoy : EATUP
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Vegas attraction : SHOW
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Additional thought preceder : ALSO
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Bank extension? : CREDITLINE
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Race from a faraway place : MARTIANS
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"Judgment at Nuremberg" director : KRAMER
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Charlotte and Emily's sister : ANNE
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Chemistry lab sights : BEAKERS
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Daunting : SCARY
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Poor custodian of time : DALLIER
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___ Calrissian of "Star Wars" films : LANDO
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Financial security : LIEN
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Financial page announcement, briefly : IPO
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Electric ___ : ARC
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Like a trombone slide : USHAPED
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Henri's shout : CRI
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Kind of hour : WEE
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Lack direction : ROAM
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Virus carrier, sometimes : EMAIL
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Bouillabaisse ingredient : SAFFRON
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Prosperous : PALMY
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Bargain-basement : CUTRATE
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Austrian Expressionist Schiele : EGON
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How many Asian entrees are served : ONRICE
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Narcissists take them : EGOTRIPS
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Current : PRESENTDAY
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Ice cream flavor : OREO
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Machination : RUSE
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Popular musical : EVITA
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Gen. Torrijos : OMAR
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Physical sounds : AHS
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Chewy fruit : DATES
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With 25-Down, be prudent : TAKE
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Unwanted 41-Across : SPAM
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Juan's greeting : HOLA
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Former empire : USSR
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Dance piece : LEOTARD
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Ice cream flavor : PECAN
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Not free : EARNED
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Carriers' paths: Abbr. : RTES
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Disgraced person's name? : MUD
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"Girl 6" director : SPIKELEE
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Imaginary : CHIMERICAL
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One perfecting : HONER
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Ones with wide spouts : EWERS
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Satisfy : SLAKE
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Embarkation location : TRAINDEPOT
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Aggressive : INYOURFACE
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It's monitored by an air traffic controller : BLIP
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Potluck dish : SLAW
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See 64-Across : CARE
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Eve, ultimately : ANCESTRESS
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Its garrison was wiped out in 1836 : ALAMO
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Inhibited : PRIM
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Suave to a fault : OILY
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Not so harsh : SOFTENED
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Constellation south of the Hunter, with "the" : HARE
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American morning glory : MANROOT
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Commence : ARISE
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Undo : NEGATE
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Dried coconut meat : COPRA
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Jesse of California politics : UNRUH
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Some Prado works : GOYAS
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Cut down, maybe : EDIT
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Advice columnist Kurtz : IRMA
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Busiest : PEAK
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Stung : SORE
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Depression Era agcy. : TVA

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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