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New York Times, Thursday, February 16, 1995

Tennyson's "Break, Break, Break," e.g.

Author:
Christopher Hurt
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Christopher Hurt

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 40 Missing: {FJQVZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Hurt. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York Times2/16/95 ( No. 16,536 )
Across
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Spiral-horned sheep : ARGALI
7
Noël ___ : COWARD
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Unnumbered spheres : CUEBALLS
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First act : OPENER
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It can be a charm : INTAGLIO
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Butterfly, e.g. : MADAMA
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Crowlike bird : DAW
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Caveat ___ : EMPTOR
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Shriver of tennis : PAM
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Mirror fogger : STEAM
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Sorority character : PHI
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Volcanic island in the Aegean : THERA
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Sanction : ALLOW
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Alternative to Rep. to Dem. : IND
33
Solicits : ASKS
34
Noël's hit of 1941 : BLITHESPIRIT
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10,000 square meters : HECTARE
38
Cole's hit of 1934 : ANYTHINGGOES
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Mexican Indian : PIMA
45
Alternative to Rep. or Dem. : SOC
46
Sagan's "pale blue dot" : EARTH
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Out of place : INAPT
49
Opposite of fast : EAT
51
"The Merry Widow" composer : LEHAR
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L.A. summer zone : PDT
54
Inn : HOSTEL
57
Imitate : APE
58
Religious works of art : PIETAS
60
Studies : EXAMINES
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Galápagos creature : IGUANA
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Made a splash : STOODOUT
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Cole ___ : PORTER
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Resells for a big profit : SCALPS
Down
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Substances with low pH : ACIDS
2
Drink on credit : RUNATAB
3
Hallmark sentiment : GETWELL
4
Court grp. : ABA
5
Slip behind : LAG
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___-et-Vilaine, France : ILLE
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TV host, 1948-63 : COMO
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Swirls and such : OPART
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Made a commitment to : WED
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Short, short, long : ANAPEST
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Crack, so to speak : REMARK
12
Tragedies, e.g. : DRAMAS
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Flaccid : LIMP
15
Noël and Cole, e.g. : SOPHISTICATES
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___ Alley : TINPAN
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Three-time champ : ALI
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Infested, in a way : MOTHY
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"Bali ___" : HAI
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Uses a strop : WHETS
32
Tennyson's "Break, Break, Break," e.g. : DIRGE
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Bounces back : ECHOES
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Stately : REGAL
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College athlete : AMATEUR
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Forty winks : NAP
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Return on a deposit? : ORE
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The kick in kirsch : ETHANOL
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Become orderly : SHAPEUP
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"Cheerio!" : PIPPIP
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Musical mood? : INDIGO
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Scottish title : THANE
50
Words : TEXT
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Breathers : RESTS
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Glacial ridges : OSAR
56
Luang Prabang's land : LAOS
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Matter of retribution : TAT
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Slipper, for short : MOC
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Lupino of "High Sierra" : IDA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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