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New York Times, Thursday, November 25, 2004

Author:
Nancy Salomon and Earl W. Reed
Editor:
Will Shortz
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
1868/13/199511/7/2012116
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3633533719611
ScrabbleRebusCirclePangram
1.581521
Nancy Salomon
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
311/25/20043/20/20062
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0200100
ScrabbleRebusCirclePangram
1.64000
Earl W. Reed

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {BJQ} This is puzzle # 132 for Ms. Salomon. This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Reed. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 1125 ( 20,106 )

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Across
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Clarifying phrase : IDEST
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Arabian sultanate : OMAN
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Fire : ZEAL
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Hershey company purchase : CACAO
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Choice : RARE
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Where Typhon, a 100-headed monster, was buried, in Greek myth : ETNA
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Global warming treaty city : KYOTO
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Turkey, to a cartographer : ASIANLAND
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TV's "The George & ___ Show" : ALANA
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Stirred up : ROILED
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With 49-Across, turkey, to a feaster : THANKSGIVING
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"You betcha" : YEP
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"South Park" sibling : IKE
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___-Caps (candy brand) : SNO
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It's over in Oct. : DST
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Crime scene clues : PRINTS
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Dumps : PIGSTIES
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___ awful way : INAN
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Turkey, to a bowler : XXX
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Popular eclectic magazine : UTNE
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Colts, e.g. : FIREARMS
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Besides : ATTHAT
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"Whoopee!" : YAY
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Lyon of "Lolita," 1962 : SUE
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Number of talking animals in the Bible : TWO
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Sci-fi subjects, for short : ETS
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See 23-Across : DINNERENTREE
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Gild the lily : OVERDO
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Addition to a bill : RIDER
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Turkey, to a critic : MOVIEFLOP
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New York's Mount ___ hospital : SINAI
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On the quiet side? : ALEE
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Generic pooch : FIDO
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Tip : UPEND
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Split up : REND
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Zipped : SPED
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Fossil fuel blocks : PEATS
Down
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Response to goo : ICK
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Word repeated in "___ in, ___ out" : DAY
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Prefix with friendly : ECO
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Role in the film "Bedazzled" : SATAN
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Hammer holder : TOOLKIT
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Syracuse athletes, for short : ORANGE
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Kenyan tribesman : MASAI
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"Exodus" character : ARI
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Getting warm, so to speak : NEARING
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Woody Allen film : ZELIG
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Series finale : ETAL
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Writer Rice : ANNE
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"Shane" star : LADD
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List from mommy : NONOS
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Is nosy : ASKS
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Represent : TYPIFY
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Lifter's occupational hazard : HERNIA
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Queen's home : APIARY
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Midsize auto engine : VSIX
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Confused state : DITHER
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Vice president's charge : SENATE
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African scourge : TSETSE
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22.5 degrees : NNE
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G.I. suppliers : PXS
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"For shame!" : TUT
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Comic book mutants : XMEN
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Private lines : ASIDE
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Mountain flows : RUNOFFS
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Thunderstruck : AWED
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Gets in shape : TONESUP
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Shooting aid : TRIPOD
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Like raisins : DRIED
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Wear : ERODE
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Drivel : TRIPE
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Actor Epps : OMAR
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Meadow rodent : VOLE
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Square : EVEN
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Mouth piece : LIP
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Granting grp. : NEA
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Certain colonist : ANT
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They're sometimes checked at checkout : IDS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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