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New York Times, Friday, February 6, 2004

Author:
Joe DiPietro
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Joe DiPietro

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 29 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 66 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 0206 ( 19,813 )

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Across
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Galoot : BIGAPE
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Come undone, as a robe : FALLOPEN
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Israeli author of "Where the Jackals Howl, and Other Stories" : AMOSOZ
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Possible psychotic symptom : IDEEFIXE
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Sort of : RATHER
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Food on which Charles Lamb wrote an essay : ROASTPIG
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Architect's add-on : ELL
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Bars : TAVERNS
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___ meeting : PTA
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Throw for ___ : ALOSS
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Tempting spot : EDEN
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Face : MEET
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What many a word has : ROOT
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Film "Angel" player : LIU
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Hall of Fame jockey Earl : SANDE
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Deliberate : MUSE
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Not necessarily real : ONPAPER
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Roof adornment : STEEPLE
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Men's fashion accessory : TIECLIP
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Galena : LEADORE
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Miss O'Neill : OONA
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Nag : SHREW
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Seabiscuit jockey ___ Pollard : RED
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Lets mistakes pass : NODS
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Pick up : HEAR
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Unprosperous time, metaphorically : RAGS
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Press conference sights : MIKES
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Dot follower : ORG
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Breezy competition : REGATTA
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Evil spirit : IMP
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Bronzes : GETSATAN
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Unkeyed : ATONAL
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Delta Center team : UTAHJAZZ
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Destroyer of the town Nicolosi in 1669 : MTETNA
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It's off-limits : NOGOAREA
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Make fun of : PARODY
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They're seen with T-shirts : BAREARMS
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"Sorry, none left" : IMALLOUT
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Escaped : GOTLOOSE
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Hair color : ASH
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"The only poor fellows in the world whom anyone will flatter": Pope : POETS
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Book that tells of the reign of Cyrus the Great : EZRA
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Pumped : FIREDUP
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Dig deeply : ADORE
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Rimes of country music : LEANN
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Off : LESS
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Literary adverb : OFT
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1992 U.S. Olympic Dream Team member : PIPPEN
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Went out : EXITED
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Void : NEGATE
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Like butterfly wings : VEINED
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Brown competitor : STEELER
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1909 Physics Nobelist : MARCONI
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1970 Kinks hit : LOLA
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Inquire (about) : SEE
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Still : ATREST
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Having colored patches : PIED
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Bench : PEW
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Check out : LOOKINTO
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Popular : INDEMAND
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Bomb, for one : PASSPLAY
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Lining material : ORGANZA
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Bygone military leader : SHOGUN
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Regarding this point : HERETO
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Disheveled : RAGTAG
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Cover again, as a road : RETAR
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Staring : AGAZE
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"What'sa ___ you?" : MATTA
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Indian royal : RAJA
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Press down : TAMP
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Cable choice : SHO
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"___ courtiers' knees ...": Shak. : OER

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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