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New York Times, Tuesday, March 21, 2006

Any Wimbledon winner, in the tennis world

Author:
Levi Denham
Editor:
Will Shortz
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {KQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Denham. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2006, The New York Times3/21/06 ( No. 20,587 )

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Across
1
Place to wash up : BASIN
6
Robert Burns, e.g. : SCOT
10
33 1/3 and 45, for short : RPMS
14
Lawn care brand : ORTHO
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Hotel waiter? : TAXI
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Flier to Tel Aviv : ELAL
17
Receiver of 19.7 million votes in 1992 : PEROT
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Like birthday cakes : ICED
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Hawaii Five-O crimefighter, informally : DANO
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23
Time Warner subsidiary : CNN
25
In addition : ALSO
26
Smidgens : IOTAS
27
Consideration : REGARD
29
Number of service aces, e.g. : STAT
31
One targeted by military police : AWOL
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Romeo, to Juliet : SUITOR
35
Full complement of toes : TEN
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Hooch hound : SOT
42
Drafting class supplies : RULERS
43
Port on a lake of the same name : ERIE
44
Units for measuring wire : MILS
45
Brand of liqueur : PERNOD
47
Follow, as advice : ACTON
50
Parking spot for Santa : ROOF
52
Pigpen : STY
53
57
Farrier's file : RASP
58
Away from the wind : ALEE
59
Mentally acute : AGILE
62
Any of the Bahamas : ISLE
63
Web-oriented programming language : JAVA
64
Cokes and Pepsis : COLAS
65
___ moss : PEAT
66
"You got that right!" : AMEN
67
Put up : ERECT
Down
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Jazz style : BOP
2
"___ you nuts?" : ARE
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Debilitated from drugs or alcohol : STRUNGOUT
4
24-hour breakfast place : IHOP
5
Close : NOTFAR
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Awakens : STIRS
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Chocolate source : CACAO
8
Plow pullers : OXEN
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Shipshape : TIDY
10
More than popular : REDHOT
11
Braid : PLAIT
12
Food from heaven : MANNA
13
Drudges : SLOGS
21
King Cole, in a nursery rhyme : OLDSOUL
22
Papal crown : TIARA
23
Boorish : CRASS
24
Unfamiliar with : NEWTO
28
It's between Sask. and B.C. : ALB
29
Any Wimbledon winner, in the tennis world : STAR
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Hooch hound : TOSSPOT
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Some modern addresses, for short : URLS
34
Constant follower? : INE
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Subway entrance : TURNSTILE
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"Silas Marner" author : ELIOT
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Penniless : NEEDY
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Pickling liquid : BRINE
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Debussy's "La ___" : MER
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Young child, affectionately : MOPPET
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Wipe out : EFFACE
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"What ___!" ("Far out!") : ATRIP
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Citibank competitor : CHASE
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Wireless communication pioneer : TESLA
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Superman player : REEVE
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___ crossing : OCEAN
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Delhi prince : RAJA
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Humbug : FLAM
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Composer Stravinsky : IGOR
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Fond du ___, Wis. : LAC
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Not an exact fig. : EST

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

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