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New York Times, Saturday, March 23, 2013

They're suitable to be transplanted to another bed

Author:
David Steinberg
Editor:
Will Shortz
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David Steinberg

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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQV} This is puzzle # 12 for Mr. Steinberg. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2013, The New York Times3/23/13 ( No. 23,146 )
Across
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"Another Cinderella Story" co-star, 2008 : SELENAGOMEZ
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Focus of middle management? : ABS
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Creator of the heroine Catherine Earnshaw : EMILYBRONTE
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It's bisected by the Reuss River : URI
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City in the 42-Down Desert : MESAARIZONA
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Caesar's thing : RES
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N.Y.C. line to the Bronx : IRT
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Race space : LANE
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Name on a London hall : ALBERT
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Poseidon's trident? : PSI
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Channel with the tagline "Story matters here" : AMC
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10th-century European king : OLAFI
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First name in gossip : RONA
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Like some issues : HOTBUTTON
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Like saved hockey shots : ONGOAL
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Gets along : DOES
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English Channel feeder : EXE
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Advice-disdaining sort : KNOWITALL
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Mismatched pair? : EMS
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Bearers of bright red arils : YEWS
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They're shortsighted : MYOPES
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See : GOOUTWITH
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Neighbor of Eure-et-Loir : ORNE
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Broadway's "Never ___ Dance" : GONNA
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Shogunate capital : EDO
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"Stuff like that" : ETC
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One of reality TV's "Guidettes" : SNOOKI
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Means of enforcing compliance : WRIT
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Asian winter celebration : TET
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Credit card co. concern : APR
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Two-time Triple Crown winner : EDDIEARCARO
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Operation Cyclone org. : CIA
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Epitome of dedication, in modern usage : REALTROOPER
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Either of two cousin Udalls: Abbr. : SEN
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They're suitable to be transplanted to another bed : SEEDOYSTERS
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Not quite minor-league : SEMIPRO
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"The American Scholar" speech giver : EMERSON
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TV Guide datum : LISTING
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She, in Rio : ELA
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Spiral-horned antelope : NYALA
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Norm of "This Old House" : ABRAM
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Mean sort : GRINCH
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Slow flow : OOZE
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6 string : MNO
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View from Biancavilla : ETNA
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With fire : ZEALOUSLY
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Golden : AUREATE
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"Song of the South" villain : BRERFOX
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Raphael's "___ Madonna" : SISTINE
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It's often a double-decker : BLT
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Swell : AOK
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Elevator of literature? : ODIST
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Add (up) : TOT
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Look elated : BEAM
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Challenging question : ANYTAKERS
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1920-24 owner of Metro Pictures : LOEW
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What the U.S. joined in Apr. 1917 : WWI
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Bath can : LOO
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Where future web developers develop? : EGGSACS
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Dessert that's out of this world? : MOONPIE
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___ Desert (area with saguaros) : SONORAN
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Test-record, maybe : PRETAPE
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Typist, at times : ENTERER
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Divisions of geometry : SECTORS
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Game with 59-Down cards : UNO
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Regarding this point : HERETO
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Frank account : DIARY
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Not estos or esos : OTROS
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Pensée product : IDEE
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See 49-Down : WILD
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"Hawaii Five-0" co-star Daniel ___ Kim : DAE
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Trig function : COT

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later.

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