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New York Times, Tuesday, February 22, 1994

Author:
Fred Piscop
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Fred Piscop

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0222 ( 16,177 )
Across
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"West Side Story" song : MARIA
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200 milligrams : CARAT
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Low island : CAY
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1968 song "All _____ the Watchtower" : ALONG
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River to the Missouri : OSAGE
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Fuss : ADO
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Seaver's nickname : TOMTERRIFIC
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Robert Morse Tony-winning role : TRU
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House cleaner, in England : CHAR
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"Absolutely" : YES
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Legal profession : THEBAR
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Queen Victoria's house : HANOVER
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Freight charge : RAILAGE
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Half-wit : ASS
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Better than a bargain : STEAL
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Polynesian carvings : TIKIS
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"Hail, Caesar!" : AVE
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Netman Nastase : ILIE
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Sheepish : OVINE
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Cup's edge : LIP
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Battery part : ANODE
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Antiprohibitionists : WETS
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Disfigure : MAR
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Get extra life from : REUSE
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Portaged : TOTED
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Patriotic uncle : SAM
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Rocket's cargo : PAYLOAD
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Crib-sheet contents : ANSWERS
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Earthy colors : OCHERS
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Veneration : AWE
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Hand-cream ingredient : ALOE
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"Harper Valley _____" : PTA
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Decorative tree : PUSSYWILLOW
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Sock in the jaw : POW
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Address grandly : ORATE
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Coeur d'_____, Idaho : ALENE
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Flood relief? : ARK
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Pave over : RETAR
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Coiffed like Leo : MANED
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"Concentration" objective : MATCH
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Hello or goodbye : ALOHA
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Type type : ROMAN
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Opening : INTRO
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Stone, for one : AGE
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Kitchen gadgets : CORERS
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Garage-sale words : ASIS
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Spitfire fliers, for short : RAF
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Work up : AGITATE
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Electronics whiz : TECHIE
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Western spoof of 1965 : CATBALLOU
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"What _____" ("I'm bored") : ADRAG
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"_____ Sixteen" (Ringo Starr hit) : YOURE
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Package-store wares : RYES
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Skater Zayak : ELAINE
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Place for posies : VASE
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Call back : RSVP
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Wrecker : TOW
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"_____ had it!" : IVE
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News locale of 12/17/03 : KITTYHAWK
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Shoe part : INSOLE
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Auto option, informally : AIR
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Wallet contents, for short : IDS
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Shoebox letters : EEE
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Alan or Cheryl : LADD
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Kind of buildup : ARMS
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Gauge : MEASURE
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Inertia : TORPOR
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Finn's pal : SAWYER
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Once again : ANEW
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"Where's _____?" (1970 flick) : POPPA
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Part owner? : ACTOR
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Half of a Western city name : WALLA
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Pulitzer-winning novelist Glasgow : ELLEN
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TV exec Arledge : ROONE
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Basted : SEWED
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Cinema canine : ASTA
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_____ out (missed) : SAT
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Descartes's conclusion : IAM

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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