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New York Times, Tuesday, February 1, 2000

Author:
A. J. Santora
Editor:
Will Shortz
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A. J. Santora

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JKQXZ} This is puzzle # 238 for Mr. Santora. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2000, The New York TimesNo. 0201 ( 18,347 )
Across
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On ___ with (equal to) : APAR
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Provide, as with a quality : ENDUE
10
Take one's cuts : BAT
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Odense citizen : DANE
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Play the flute : TOOTLE
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Original sinner : EVE
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Person not to be messed with, in song : MRINBETWEEN
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Boggy area : FEN
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"Here ___, there..." : AMOO
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1950's Wally Cox sitcom : MRPEEPERS
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Tooth doctors' org. : ADA
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Fare for Miss Muffet : WHEY
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What's more : ALSO
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Like rock 'n' roll's Richard : LITTLE
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Regatta rower : SCULLER
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Inventor Sikorsky : IGOR
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Stay put : REMAIN
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50's TV detective couple : MRANDMRSNORTH
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Parlor piece : SETTEE
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In ___ (stuck) : ARUT
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Encroachments : INROADS
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Curie's title : MADAME
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One may be proper : NOUN
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To ___ (unanimously) : AMAN
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By way of : VIA
54
Chicagoan in 1871 news : MRSOLEARY
58
Headed for overtime : TIED
60
It may be framed : ART
61
Anne Bancroft role of 1967 : MRSROBINSON
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Up to, in ads : TIL
65
Opposite of all : NOTONE
66
Other, in Oaxaca : OTRA
67
Japan finish? : ESE
68
Spread seed : SOWED
69
NASDAQ rival : NYSE
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U.S.N. bigwig : ADM
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Exemplar : PARADIGM
3
Disney artist : ANIMATOR
4
Clinton Cabinet member : RENO
5
Somme time : ETE
6
"I didn't do it!" : NOTME
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Bride's worldly possessions : DOWRY
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Lone Star State sch. : UTEP
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Gen. Robert ___ : ELEE
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Happened to : BEFELL
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Unwilling (to) : AVERSE
12
Stretching muscle : TENSOR
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Ethyl finish : ENE
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New Year's Day game : BOWL
22
Buddy : PAL
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Rope-a-dope boxer : ALI
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Did a sheepdog's job : HERDED
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___-la-la : TRA
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Enclosure to an ed. : SASE
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Hollywood industry : CINEMA
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A numero : UNO
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C.P.R. givers : EMTS
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Mohawk-sporting actor : MRT
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Code-cracking org. : NSA
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"Far out!" : RAD
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Distorted imitation : TRAVESTY
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Cigar holders : HUMIDORS
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Tetley product : TEA
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Con : INMATE
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Chuck of "Code of Silence" : NORRIS
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Gather, with "up" : RUSTLE
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Lennon's lady : ONO
49
Nay sayer : ANTI
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"One way" symbol : ARROW
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Gershwin's "___ and Only" : MYONE
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K-O connection : LMN
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Lustful god : EROS
57
Concerning : ASTO
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___ a secret : INON
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One of the B's in B & B : BED
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Dundee denial : NAE

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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