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New York Times, Saturday, February 1, 2003

Author:
Rich Norris
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rich Norris

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 29 Missing: {FJQZ} This is puzzle # 165 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2003, The New York TimesNo. 0201 ( 19,443 )
Across
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Noted dairy line : GOTMILK
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Spin : ENGLISH
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Forever, seemingly : ONANDON
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Italian city on its own gulf : TARANTO
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Freight unit : CABOOSE
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Passionate : AMATORY
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English mathematician Lovelace : ADA
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Wraps (up) : SEWS
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Argentine province ___ Ríos : ENTRE
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Exposure : RISK
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Professor Borg in Bergman's "Wild Strawberries" : ISAK
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Scores, in a sense : DEBTS
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Certain school : TECH
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After-tax amount : TOTALPRICE
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Relative of a weasel : STOAT
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Drive : MOTOR
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With 36-Across, rhinologist's study : THE
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See 35-Across : NOSE
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Referential abbr. : IBID
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60's demonstration target : SSS
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Uninjured : WHOLE
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Knife brand : XACTO
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Be unnatural : PUTONANACT
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Dublin's ___ O'More Bridge : RORY
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Getting on : AGING
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"The Time Machine" race : ELOI
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"... ___ but the wind": Byron : TWAS
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End of ___ : ANERA
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Personification of a gentle wind, in Greek myth : AURA
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Trading place : PIT
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It often involves geometric patterns : ARTDECO
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Ignoble digs : RATHOLE
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"Tragedy" pop group, with "the" : BEEGEES
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Prayer, at times : INVOKER
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Supplementary material : ADDENDA
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Moving aids : CASTERS
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Racers : GOCARTS
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Losing : ONADIET
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State on the Gulf of Mexico : TABASCO
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LP insert : MNO
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A wedding requires two of them : IDOS
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Snap : LOSEIT
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Was connected : KNEWSOMEONE
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Capt.'s guess : ETA
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Celebrity : NAME
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Award at Cannes : GRANDPRIX
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Not the first : LATTER
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Traveling (around) : INORBIT
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Duration : STRETCH
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Major U.S. Spanish-language daily : HOY
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1974 Peace Prize recipient : SATO
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Marco Polo associate : KHAN
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Popular TV co-host : KATIECOURIC
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Spot : SEE
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High ball : LOB
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Common : TOWNGREEN
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With 44-Down, a 1974 Al Green hit : SHA
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Scurry : DART
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Spring for refreshments : SPA
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Saccharine : SUGARED
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Wasn't liberal : STINTED
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See 37-Down : LALA
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Wrangler : COWPOKE
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Promo, of a sort : TRAILER
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Chesapeake Bay products : OYSTERS
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Tense : ONEDGE
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Capital near the Adriatic Sea : TIRANA
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Didn't just pass : ACED
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Some ranchers drive them: Abbr. : ATVS
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Professional org. since 1878 : ABA
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She-bear: Sp. : OSA
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In : HOT

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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