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New York Times, Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Latin word shared by the mottoes of Yale and Tufts

Author:
Duncan Kimmel and Clara Williamson
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Clara Williamson

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {FJQZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Kimmel. This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Williamson.
Jeff Chen notes:
More additions to the list of youngest constructors! Congrats to Duncan and Clara for having their first NYT puzzle published. I liked ... read more
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© 2015, The New York Times11/25/15 ( No. 24,123 )

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Across
1
Paris pyramid designer : IMPEI
6
"Style is an option. Clean is not" sloganeer : TIDE
10
"Wanna ___?" : BET
13
Charcuterie : MEATS
14
Stuffy site? : SINUS
15
Rage : IRE
16
"Mad Men"? : PSYCHOPATHS
18
Grp. on the range? : NRA
19
One easily duped : SAP
20
Ending with silver or soft : WARE
21
Freudian subjects : EGOS
22
"House of Cards"? : HALLMARKSTORE
27
Campfire treats : SMORES
29
In ___ of : LIEU
30
Division of a long poem : CANTO
31
Things determined by one's date of birth : STARSIGNS
36
Big feller? : AXE
37
One way to run : AMUCK
38
Be sick : AIL
39
Varied : DISPARATE
42
Orangish fruit : MANGO
44
The first to die : ABEL
45
It may be measured on a doorframe : HEIGHT
46
"Game of Thrones"? : MUSICALCHAIRS
51
"I'm ___ it" : OVER
52
Lip-puckering : SOUR
53
Symbol for torque : TAU
56
Latin word shared by the mottoes of Yale and Tufts : LUX
57
"The Walking Dead"? : PALLBEARERS
61
The "A" in I.P.A. : ALE
62
Parts of cribs : SLATS
63
Rid : PURGE
64
"Totally cool, man!" : RAD
65
Objectives : AIMS
66
Mexican money : PESOS
Down
1
Mischief-makers : IMPS
2
Tenis de ___ (Ping-Pong, in Spain) : MESA
3
Disappearing conveniences : PAYPHONES
4
And more: Abbr. : ETC
5
"Kinda" : ISH
6
Pageant princess's prize : TIARA
7
Weave together : INTERLACE
8
"Of course, you idiot!" : DUH
9
Part of a winding road : ESS
10
"You got it!" : BINGO
11
Autocorrect target : ERROR
12
Razz : TEASE
14
Unwanted emails : SPAM
17
Hogwarts' fifth-year exams, for short : OWLS
21
Small case : ETUI
23
Something famously impossible to define : ART
24
DiCaprio, in tabloids : LEO
25
Enterprise captain : KIRK
26
French possessive : SES
27
Multitude : SCAD
28
Skirt type : MAXI
31
"All but one" win, in bridge : SMALLSLAM
32
Steve Martin song subject : TUT
33
Capone and Corleone : GANGSTERS
34
Near : NIGH
35
8:00-9:00 on a schedule, e.g. : SLOT
37
Space : AREA
40
Duo : PAIR
41
Disney subsidiary : ABC
42
___ fun (noodle variety) : MEI
43
iPad ___ : AIR
45
Tortoise taunter : HARE
46
Wisdom tooth, e.g. : MOLAR
47
Palate part : UVULA
48
H.S. class in which contraception may be discussed : SEXED
49
Longtime team for Peyton Manning : COLTS
50
Centers of activity : HUBS
54
Jason's ship : ARGO
55
"101 ___ for a Dead Cat" (1981 best seller) : USES
57
Free TV ad, for short : PSA
58
"Aladdin" prince : ALI
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Tinder or Grindr : APP
60
Regret : RUE

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

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