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New York Times, Tuesday, February 8, 1994

Author:
Peter Gordon
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Peter Gordon

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Gordon. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0208 ( 16,163 )

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Across
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Spirogyra or frog spit : ALGA
5
Impression : IDEA
9
Diamond protector : TARP
13
Burpee bit : SEED
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Conclude, as negotiations : SEWUP
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See 31-Across : ELIA
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Lefty celebrity relative : CAROLINEKENNEDY
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Turkish title : AGA
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Customary practice : USE
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Strengthens, with "up" : GOOSES
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Tugs : PULLS
25
"Babes in Toyland" star, 1960 : BOLGER
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Head of the costume department? : EDITH
30
Leonard and Charles : RAYS
31
With 16-Across, former Phillies manager : LEE
34
"Queen _____ Day" (old game show) : FORA
35
Corporate abbr. : INC
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Have a hunch : FEEL
37
Lefty artist : LEONARDODAVINCI
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Shows one's humanity : ERRS
42
Bud : PAL
43
_____ Fein : SINN
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Voted : XED
45
Great : AONE
46
Overwhelms with humor : SLAYS
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Catch in a net : ENMESH
50
Pipe type : ELBOW
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Highest point in Sicily : MTETNA
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Course for a newcomer to the U.S.: Abbr. : ESL
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Lament : RUE
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Lefty actor : RICHARDDREYFUSS
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French 101 word : ETRE
63
Copy of a sort : XEROX
64
Noted rap artist : ICET
65
Gloomy : DOUR
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Overdecorated : BUSY
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Danson et al. : TEDS
Down
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Composers' org : ASCAP
2
Three miles, roughly : LEAGUE
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Lefty President : GERALDFORD
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Foofaraw : ADO
5
Horus's mother : ISIS
6
Star in Cygnus : DENEB
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Baa maid? : EWE
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Razor-billed bird : AUK
9
Kind of sax : TENOR
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Publican's offerings : ALES
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Ridicule persistently : RIDE
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Is worthwhile : PAYS
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Lefty actress : PEGGYCASS
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Five-year periods : LUSTRA
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Refusals : NOES
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Pontiac Silverdome team : LIONS
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Camden Yards team : ORIOLES
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Polaroid inventor : LAND
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Lefty comedian : HARPOMARX
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Lefty comedian : LENNYBRUCE
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ECU issuer : EEC
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Lawyer in both "Civil Wars" and "L.A. Law" : ELI
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Student's worry : FINAL
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Roman law : LEX
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Before, to Byron : ERE
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Jutlander, e.g. : DANE
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In a despicable way : VILELY
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Writer Quindlen : ANNA
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Blotto : SOUSED
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Anesthetic gas : ETHER
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Subs : HEROS
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Bridge seats : WESTS
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Horse that made sense? : MRED
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One of the Jackson 5 : TITO
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Tannish color : ECRU
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Hot : SEXY
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Chaperoned girl : DEB
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Actress Joanne : DRU
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Paroxysm : FIT

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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