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New York Times, Thursday, March 24, 2022

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Author:
Jess Shulman
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Shulman. Jeff Chen's Puzzle of the Week pick.
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© 2022, The New York Times3/24/22 ( No. 26,434 )
Across
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Big position for an M.B.A. : CFO
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Email folder : SPAM
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___ buddy : BOSOM
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Language that gave us "pajamas" : URDU
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___ Minor : URSA
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Emcee's warm-up : INTRO
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Sustainable water receptacles : RAINBARRELS
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Sports-star-turned-model Gabrielle : REECE
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Place to order sake and sashimi : SUSHIBAR
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Where values may be taught : MATHCLASS
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Summer setting for Toronto: Abbr. : EDT
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Where the tibia is : SHIN
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Attention-getter : AHEM
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"Mr. Roboto" band : STYX
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Banned from trade or commerce : EMBARGOED
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Sound check sound : TAPTAP
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Strip of computer shortcuts : TASKBAR
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Brita competitor : PUR
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Revered figure : ICON
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Half of an old movie duo : EBERT
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Machu Picchu locale : PERU
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Have a little lamb? : EAT
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Elvis Presley's middle name : ARON
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Seasonal drink : EGGNOG
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Get off : DISEMBARK
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New York City's ___ Delano Roosevelt Park : SARA
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Where you might find very little liquor : MINIBAR
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Marvel mischief-maker : LOKI
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East Coast and West Coast educational inits. : USC
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Like many endangered species : PROTECTED
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Fastest of three famous ships : PINTA
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Many Bhangra dancers : SIKHS
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Heighten expectations, say ... or a hint to entering four answers in this puzzle : RAISETHEBAR
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Some nasty weather : SLEET
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"The jig ___!" : ISUP
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Shabby establishment : DIVEBAR
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Towel cloth : TERRY
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"Goodness me!" : OHMY
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Stroke ... or the object of strokes : PET
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Malediction : CURSE
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Credit card issue : FRAUD
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Poet who's full of praise : ODIST
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California's Big ___ : SUR
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Blend before use : PREMIX
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Lion of Narnia : ASLAN
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Overseas post? : MAST
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Traditional canoe material : BIRCHBARK
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What a pirouette is performed on : ONELEG
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Secretly unseal, in a way : STEAMOPEN
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Tolkien monsters : ORCS
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Homer's local watering hole : MOES
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Home of some N.C.A.A. Wildcats : UNH
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One with the grounds to serve you? : BARISTA
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Nonkosher entree : HAMSTEAK
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Like oxygen therapy chambers : HYPERBARIC
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Subway stop: Abbr. : STN
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Word with dog or elephant : EAR
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100-cent unit : EURO
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Acetaminophen, for one : DRUG
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Even : TIED
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Bowl berry : ACAI
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High-minded sort? : POTSMOKER
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Part of a royal flush : TEN
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___ choy : BOK
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Org. for paid drivers : PGA
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Official pardon : AMNESTY
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Complaint : GRIPE
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This or that : EITHER
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About 40% of table salt : SODIUM
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Lead : LEASH
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Not cool : UNHIP
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"Stone Cold" ___ Austin (TV host/wrestler) : STEVE
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Club with dinner and a show : CABARET
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Attention-getter : PSST
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Provoke, with "up" : RILE
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The good fairies in "Sleeping Beauty," e.g. : TRIO
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"___ be great if ..." : ITD
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Person with intelligence : SPY

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle.

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