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New York Times, Tuesday, November 29, 2005

Author:
Adam Cohen
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Adam Cohen

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: none – this is a pangram. Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 12 for Mr. Cohen. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2005, The New York TimesNo. 1129 ( 20,475 )
Across
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Antisub weapon, slangily : ASHCAN
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Boarded up : SHUT
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Atty.'s title : ESQ
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Composer Debussy : CLAUDE
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Hawaiian fish, on menus : MAHI
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Thanksgiving, e.g.: Abbr. : THU
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1984 campaign slogan : RUNJESSERUN
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___ polloi : HOI
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Descartes's "therefore" : ERGO
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Graceful woman : SYLPH
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Folk singer Joan : BAEZ
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Actresses Ireland and St. John : JILLS
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1980's White House nickname : RON
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The "E" in Alfred E. Smith : EMANUEL
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Classic drugstore name : REXALL
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Animated Disney heroine of 1998 : MULAN
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Main artery : AORTA
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Sign before Virgo : LEO
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Song from "Anything Goes" : BLOWGABRIELBLOW
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Ordinal suffix : ETH
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Dens : LAIRS
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Ryan of "The Beverly Hillbillies" : IRENE
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Rotary phone user : DIALER
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Pump figures : OCTANES
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Family girl : SIS
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Bring back to court : RETRY
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Samsung or RCA product : HDTV
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In a way, slangily : SORTA
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Brewer's kiln : OAST
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Boise's state: Abbr. : IDA
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1975 #1 disco hit : FLYROBINFLY
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It can hold its liquor : VAT
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John Lennon's "Dear ___" : YOKO
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Mideast market : BAZAAR
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Hurricane center : EYE
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Frankenstein's helper : IGOR
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Come into view : EMERGE
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Farm division : ACRE
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Talk like a drunk : SLUR
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Nail to the wall : HANG
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Stephen King canine : CUJO
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Sidewalk stand quaff : ADE
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Storied monster, in tabloids : NESSIE
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Suspect : SMELL
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Angels' strings : HARPS
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"No way!" : UHUH
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Oscar statuette, mostly : TIN
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Green Mountain Boys leader : ETHANALLEN
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Clog or pump : SHOE
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20 questions, say : QUIZ
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Course outlines : SYLLABI
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Go rounds in a ring : BOX
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Lions' "kingdoms" : JUNGLES
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"The Apprentice" TV genre : REALITY
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War correspondent, in modern lingo : EMBED
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Prefix with task : MULTI
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Hawaii's nickname : ALOHASTATE
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Slangy refusal : NAW
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MapQuest offering: Abbr. : RTE
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Sierra ___ : LEONE
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Home Depot competitor : LOWES
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Bruins great Bobby : ORR
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Italian dish cooked in broth : RISOTTO
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Berne's river : AAR
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Woman's support system? : BRA
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Roman 54 : LIV
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Buster of Flash Gordon serials : CRABBE
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Columnist Mike : ROYKO
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Unwanted computer message : ERROR
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Center of activity : HIVE
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June 6, 1944 : DDAY
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Trudge : SLOG
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Élève's 11 : ONZE
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Miles away : AFAR
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Smeltery refuse : SLAG
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Radial for a Jaguar, e.g. : TYRE
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Memo-opening letters : FYI
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Descartes's "sum" : IAM

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

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