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New York Times, Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Greedy person's cry before and after "all"

Author:
Mark Feldman
Editor:
Will Shortz
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 41 Missing: {JQVZ} This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Feldman.
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© 2010, The New York Times12/14/10 ( No. 22,316 )
Across
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End of a fable : MORAL
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Place to pray : PEW
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Game with knights : CHESS
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Hitch on the run : ELOPE
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"To a ..." poem : ODE
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8 1/2" x 14" paper size : LEGAL
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Monica with two U.S. Open wins : SELES
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Without reluctance : WILLINGLY
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Make a legislative speech, e.g. : HOLDTHEFLOOR
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Ear doctor : AURIST
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Vote in favor : YEA
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Go ballistic : HITTHECEILING
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Greedy person's cry before and after "all" : MINE
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Get clean, as in rehab : DETOX
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No longer active: Abbr. : RET
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Catchall category : OTHERS
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Popular cameras : NIKONS
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Shade of green : PEA
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Rapper's entourage : POSSE
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Choir voice : ALTO
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Be stir-crazy : CLIMBTHEWALLS
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"___ Ramsey" (1970s western) : HEC
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"Pay to ___" (check words) : BEARER
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Where one might 20-, 26- and 45-Across? : EXERCISEROOM
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Summer woe : SUNSTROKE
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___ Jean (Marilyn, originally) : NORMA
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How the euphoric walk : ONAIR
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They, in Tours : ILS
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Bothered incessantly : ATEAT
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Summer who sang "Love to Love You Baby" : DONNA
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Police dept. title : DET
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Performed superbly : SHONE
Down
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Go well together : MESH
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Dairy case bar : OLEO
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See 11-Down : ROLL
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Mimicked : APED
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Anne Rice vampire : LESTAT
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Propelled : POWERED
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Imposing building : EDIFICE
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Sturdily built : WELLSET
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Advertising award : CLIO
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English king crowned in 1100 : HENRYI
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With 3-Down, Chinese restaurant offering : EGG
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Mineo of film : SAL
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On the ___ (furtively) : SLY
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Hand moisturizer, e.g. : LOTION
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"Come again?" : HUH
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Sign up : ENROLL
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Ballplayers' representatives : AGENTS
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Like state-of-the-art gadgetry : HITECH
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Get a lungful : INHALE
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Bit of gym attire : TEE
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61, in old Rome : LXI
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Swabbie's handful : MOP
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General on Chinese menus : TSO
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33 1/3, for an LP : RPM
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Tearful one : SOBBER
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Penn of "Harold & Kumar" films : KAL
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Olympian's no-no : STEROID
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Put in chains : SHACKLE
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Most weird : EERIEST
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Strands during the winter, perhaps : ICESIN
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Director Craven : WES
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Fight venues : ARENAS
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More, in adspeak : XTRA
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"Letting Go" novelist Philip : ROTH
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Layered cookie : OREO
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Neighbor of Yemen : OMAN
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9-Across ending : MATE
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Cover with turf : SOD
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Half of dos : UNO
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A Bobbsey twin : NAN

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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