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New York Times, Saturday, February 5, 1994

Author:
Rand H. Burns
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rand H. Burns

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 39 Missing: {FJQX} This is puzzle # 9 for Mr. Burns. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0205 ( 16,160 )
Across
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With cunning : ARCHLY
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Track clothes : SILKS
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Queen Liliuokalani song : ALOHAOE
13
Groovy : STRIATE
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Storing fodder : SILOING
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Wagner's birthplace : LEIPZIG
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''Fear and Trembling'' writer : KIERKEGAARD
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Patagonian locale: Abbr. : ARG
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Dark horse : DUN
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Vixen's master : STNICK
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Fifth Avenue outfit : SAKS
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Able, facetiously : EPT
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Game of five hundred : EUCHRE
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Overcome : WIN
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Saline seven : SEAS
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Theorist : MUSER
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''Bleak House'' girl : ADA
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He upset T.E.D. : HST
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Barkeep's request : IDS
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British container : TIN
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Large in scope : MACRO
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Sharpen : EDGE
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Info on 37 Across : AGE
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Like some payments : INKIND
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Establishment : INS
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Author Rule and others : ANNS
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Parlays, e.g. : WAGERS
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Mossy : OLD
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Terrorist Nidal : ABU
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Lamebrain : KNUCKLEHEAD
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Pilfer : PURLOIN
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Frayed : RAVELLY
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Dead Sea Scrolls preservers : ESSENES
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Do over and over : ITERATE
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Revelrous parties : STAGS
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Goddess in a chariot : SELENE
Down
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Et _____ : ALII
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Star's vehicle : ROLE
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Lines across a circle : CHORDS
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Matsuo Basho work : HAIKU
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Isolation : LONENESS
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Peterman : YEGG
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Uncle Toby's creator : STERNE
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Precious metals : IRIDIUMS
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Kind of stick : LIP
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New U.N. member of 1992 : KAZAKHSTAN
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Move : STIR
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Pump, in a way : ASK
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Batten : SLAT
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Good fellow : EGG
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Fictional terrier : ASTA
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Hosp. sect. for cardiac cases : CCU
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Pundit : SWAMI
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Actor Quinn : AIDAN
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Kind of sandwich : KNACKWURST
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St. _____ (vacation spot) : PETE
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Rule : REIGN
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Piscators birds : ERNES
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Convey via Ameslan : SIGN
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City at the mouth of the Pearl River : HONGKONG
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Forsaken : DESOLATE
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Calm waters site : RIA
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Platter : DISC
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Contests : DENIES
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Stick : ADHERE
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Bank woes : RUNS
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Gauge reading : LEVEL
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Highly excited, in slang : APE
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Smack : BUSS
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Alternative name for 21 Across : KRIS
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Spirit : ELAN
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Das _____ (the old): Ger. : ALTE
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Chromotrope : DYE
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Shepherd's place : LEA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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