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New York Times, Tuesday, February 4, 2003

Author:
Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Elizabeth C. Gorski

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 101 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2003, The New York TimesNo. 0204 ( 19,446 )

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Punishment for a child, maybe : NOTV
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Ill-gotten gains : SWAG
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"The Lord of the Rings" figure : DWARF
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Notion : IDEA
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Bandleader Puente : TITO
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Land colonized by ancient Greeks : IONIA
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Hoops contests since '38 : NITS
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"What's gotten ___ you?" : INTO
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Zeal : ARDOR
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"Just a moment ..." : ONESECONDPLEASE
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Pumps for info : ASKS
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Sparkler : GEM
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Peter Graves's role on "Mission: Impossible" : PHELPS
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It may be framed : ART
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Zealous : AVID
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"You've got mail" co. : AOL
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Martini's partner : ROSSI
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Reason for not apologizing : PRIDE
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Some training for a football team : TWOMINUTEDRILLS
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100 bucks : CSPOT
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Kind of checking : NOFEE
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Albanian money : LEK
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Did groundwork? : HOED
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Ukr., once : SSR
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Uses finger paints, say : SMEARS
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Homer Simpson outburst : DOH
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Battery liquid : ACID
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Minivacation : THREEDAYWEEKEND
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Existence : BEING
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Figure in academia : DEAN
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Anita who sang "And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine" : ODAY
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Range maker : AMANA
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Oklahoma city : ENID
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French film : CINE
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Angers : RILES
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Jet set jets : SSTS
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Brain's site : HEAD
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Spanish child : NINO
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Norse deity : ODIN
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French for 65-Across : TETE
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Land user of yore : VASSAL
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Affixes with glue : STICKSON
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Skid row types : WINOS
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Abbr. at the top of a memo : ATTN
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"Oh!" : GOODGRIEF
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What to do "for murder" in a Hitchcock film : DIALM
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Had on : WORE
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Time ___ half : ANDA
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Mexican rivers : RIOS
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Subway purchase : FARE
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Verve : ESPRIT
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Penthouse centerfold : PET
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Nicotine ___ : PATCH
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"In what way?" : HOWSO
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Bond on the run? : ELOPE
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John Jacob ___ : ASTOR
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White House spokesman Fleischer : ARI
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Home in Rome : VILLA
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Loafer : IDLER
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Office stations : DESKS
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Parasols : SUNSHADES
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Early arrival, shortly: Var. : PREMIE
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Cool, 60's-style : MOD
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Falls : DESCENDS
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Ground cover : SOD
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Big Apple mayor who asked "How'm I doin'?" : EDKOCH
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"At the Milliner's" painter : DEGAS
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Expect : AWAIT
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Ski lift : TBAR
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Prefix with sphere : HEMI
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Tabriz money : RIAL
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Feminizing suffix : ENNE
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Cravings : YENS
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Falco of "The Sopranos" : EDIE
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Zola novel : NANA
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Like Easter eggs : DYED

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later.

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