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New York Times, Saturday, March 16, 2013

Author:
Julian Lim
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Julian Lim

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 30 Missing: none – this is a pangram. This is puzzle # 9 for Mr. Lim. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2013, The New York TimesNo. 0316 ( 23,139 )
Across
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Increases the intensity : STEPSITUP
10
High-hatter's wear? : TOQUE
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Totally plugged-in : WELLAWARE
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Bury : INURN
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Sheepskin source : ALMAMATER
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Spirit, in Stuttgart : GEIST
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Maximum, nonstandardly : MOSTEST
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Sprites are similar to them : FRESCAS
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:, at times : ISTO
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"The Ground Beneath ___ Feet" (U2 song) : HER
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Go a long way : TREK
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Rapper with the 2002 #1 hit "Always on Time" : JARULE
28
1972 treaty subjects, briefly : ABMS
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Like many ventilation systems : DUCTED
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Dress-to-impress attire : BESTSUIT
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Singer Carmen : MCRAE
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Fukuda's predecessor as Japan's P.M. : ABE
39
Italian game akin to pétanque : BOCCI
40
Football Hall-of-Famer who became a Minnesota Supreme Court justice : ALANPAGE
42
Thirst : HANKER
43
Genre for 37-Across : JAZZ
44
Ice cream or pizza follower : PARLOR
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Won't shut up : YAKS
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Comment while putting something away : YUM
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Yuri's beloved, in literature : LARA
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More prone to bellyaches : WHINIER
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Growled at, say : MENACED
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Welcomed to one's house : HADIN
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One may be represented by stars : EXPLETIVE
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Plagued : ATEAT
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Became fair : CLEAREDUP
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Shakespeare's Ross, e.g. : THANE
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Gift for a TV buff : DVDBOXSET
Down
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Studier of sutras : SWAMI
2
Final aim, to a philosopher : TELOS
3
Title site of six films: Abbr. : ELMST
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He wrote "No human thing is of serious importance" : PLATO
5
Old story intro? : SAME
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Gull's cry : IWASHAD
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Rip up : TATTER
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Strict follower? : URE
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Stamp feature, in philately lingo : PERF
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Fierce sort : TIGER
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What a 64-Across may comprise : ONESEASON
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What a day trader tries to turn : QUICKBUCK
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Supervillain from Krypton : URSA
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M.D.'s with tiny flashlights : ENTS
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Travel plans: Abbr. : RTES
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Like 49-Down : RUBBERY
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Major mode of transportation? : JEEP
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Pace of "Pushing Daisies" : LEE
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Many sit on pads : MICE
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Start moving : STIR
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Baroque "key of glory": Abbr. : DMAJ
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Carol Burnett's 17-Across : UCLA
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It's unlikely to work : CRAZYIDEA
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Like Jane Goodall's study site : TANZANIAN
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Means of reaching a peak level? : TBAR
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"Lord," in Turkish : AGA
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View from a pew : APSE
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Where one may have personal reactions? : HOMELAB
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Put up with : LUMPED
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Role for both Burton and Amos in a 1977 miniseries : KINTE
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Stuff in a swim cap : LATEX
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They're not basic things : ACIDS
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Noël Coward's "Sigh No More," e.g. : REVUE
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Ace : ADEPT
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With 54-Down, start of a historic telegraph message : WHAT
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See 53-Down : HATH
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Invoice abbr. : RECD
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Tutee of Seneca : NERO
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Year in Claudius's reign : XLV

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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