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New York Times, Friday, December 20, 2019

Actress whose full name can be made from the letters of DO RE MI

Author:
Zhouqin Burnikel
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Zhouqin Burnikel

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 16 Words: 73, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQWX} This is puzzle # 67 for Ms. Burnikel. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2019, The New York Times12/20/19 ( No. 25,609 )
Across
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Event for which participants may take the floor : SITIN
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Pestered persistently : RODE
10
Hindu love god : KAMA
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Grand Prix site : MONACO
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Boost at the gym : ENERGYBAR
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Bugs : ANNOYS
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Actress whose full name can be made from the letters of DO RE MI : DEMIMOORE
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Alternative to white : RYE
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___ Jahan, leader who commissioned the Taj Mahal : SHAH
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This might be a bust : STATUE
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Part of a dash : CARSTEREO
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Hoots : RIOTS
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Treatment that reduces wrinkles : LASERPEEL
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Boomsticks? : TNT
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Largest steel producer in the U.S. : NUCOR
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Kind of football played indoors : ARENA
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Greek "Mother of the Gods" : RHEA
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Inedible kind of orange : OSAGE
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Look after : MIND
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Hardly try anymore : COAST
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Column in a baseball box score : RUNS
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Sportscaster Jim : NANTZ
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50 Cent's "___ Control" : OUTTA
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Johnson's predecessor as British P.M. : MAY
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Some ranch cattle : LONGHORNS
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"X-Men" film spinoff starring Hugh Jackman : LOGAN
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Congressional campaign : SENATEBID
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University near the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains : FURMAN
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"Whip It" band : DEVO
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1/2 vis-à-vis 1/3, say : EVE
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In direct competition : MANOAMANO
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Home of the South by Southwest festival : AUSTIN
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Big canned soup brand : PROGRESSO
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Irritates, with "on" : GRATES
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Tricks : GETS
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Critic's award : STAR
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Best Play and others : ESPYS
Down
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"Crime and Punishment" heroine : SONYA
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Private : INNER
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This is the way : TAO
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Hostile look : ICYSTARE
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Snacks : NOSHES
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Nervous witnesses in mystery novels, often : REDHERRINGS
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"Blastoff!" preceder : ONE
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Left side, informally : DEMS
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Country with hundreds of islands in the Red Sea : ERITREA
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Former world capital whose name means "capital city" : KYOTO
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"Ah, yes, I'd been meaning to tell you ..." : ABOUTTHAT
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Total mess : MARESNEST
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What "r" might signify : ARE
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Singer Anthony : MARC
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Online service introduced in 2004 : GMAIL
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Frequent subject of headlines in The Onion : AREAMAN
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Difficult journeys : SLOGS
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"Let me in!" : OPENTHEDOOR
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Site for some celebratory dances : ENDZONE
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Bye line? : TATA
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Nothing special, with "the" : NORM
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Nothing special, with "the" : USUALFARE
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"Really, now? Really!?" : CANYOUNOT
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Electrify : ROUSE
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Features on topographic maps : CONTOURS
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Walk-ons, often : NONAMES
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Kendrick of rap : LAMAR
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Absolutely destroy : RAVAGE
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Pirates' potables : GROGS
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1970s first lady : BETTY
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Elite eight : IVIES
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Homes in the woods : DENS
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Early illustrator of Uncle Sam : NAST
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No. that's converted for electric cars : MPG
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Org. that shares its HQ with Cyber Command : NSA
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Drain : SAP

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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