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New York Times, Tuesday, March 22, 1994

Author:
Stephanie Spadaccini
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Stephanie Spadaccini

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQWXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 9 for Ms. Spadaccini. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0322 ( 16,205 )
Across
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Caspar or Balthazar, e.g. : MAGUS
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Rope material : HEMP
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Chorale part : BASS
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Florida city : OCALA
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Jai _____ : ALAI
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La Scala presentation : ARIA
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NO UNTIDY CLOTHES : THENUDISTCOLONY
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Walking on air : ELATED
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Macadam ingredient : TAR
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_____ Cruces, N.M. : LAS
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Prepared : SET
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Harem : SERAGLIO
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Subordinate Claus : ELF
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Apocalypse : DOOM
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Gene material : DNA
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Seldom seen : RARE
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"QB VII" author : URIS
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Lump of jelly, e.g. : GLOB
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GOVERN, CLEVER LAD : GROVERCLEVELAND
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"You said it!" : AMEN
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Writer Shere : HITE
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Approve : OKAY
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W.W.II grp. : RAF
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Agrippina's. son : NERO
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German pronoun : SIE
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Answer to "What's keeping you?" : IMCOMING
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Mount near ancient Troy : IDA
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Item in a lock : OAR
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"I" affliction : EGO
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1990 Bette Midler film : STELLA
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BLATHER SENT ON YE : THEBLARNEYSTONE
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Neighborhood : AREA
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Le Mans, e.g. : RACE
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Conductor Georg : SOLTI
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Back-to-school time: Abbr. : SEPT
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Bouquet : ODOR
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Friend of Henry and June : ANAIS
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Word on the Oise : MOT
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Long (for) : ACHE
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Food critic Greene : GAEL
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Arm bones : ULNAS
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Fried lightly : SAUTED
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Actor Charles of "Hill Street Blues" : HAID
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Overhead trains : ELS
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Not shiny : MATTE
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A captain of the Enterprise : PICARD
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Dance, in France : BAL
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On _____ (doing well) : AROLL
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1979 treaty peninsula : SINAI
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Authority : SAYSO
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Alternate road : DETOUR
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Los Angeles suburb : ORANGE
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Obviously pleased : SMILING
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Big name in viniculture : GALLO
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Physics unit : ERG
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Zhivago's love : LARA
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"It Came _____ Outer Space" : FROM
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Mezz. alternative : ORCH
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"It's true," in Torino : EVERO
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French resort town : SETE
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Forest florae : OAKS
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_____ B'rith : BNAI
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Fingernail polish : ENAMEL
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Realism : VERITY
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Salon selection : DYE
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Rossini character : FIGARO
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Potemkin mutiny site : ODESSA
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Jots : IOTAS
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Skiing's Phil or Steve : MAHRE
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Tiptoe : CREEP
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Air Force arm: Abbr. : NORAD
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Illinois city : ALTON
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Cassandra : SEER
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Falanaor Montez : LOLA
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Opposing : ANTI
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Dracula, sometimes : BAT
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Sgt., e.g. : NCO
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Frozen Wasser : EIS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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