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New York Times, Friday, March 3, 1995

Author:
Chuck Deodene
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Chuck Deodene

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 38 Missing: {F} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Deodene. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0303 ( 16,551 )
Across
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Boxer's weakness : GLASSJAW
9
Discharges : EMITS
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Type of canine : EYETOOTH
15
Einstein : GENIUS
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Marinated dish : TERIYAKI
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Matriarch, often : GRANNY
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Reason for parental discretion : NUDITY
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Big _____, Calif. : SUR
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Bombard : BLITZ
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Nigh : NEAR
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PC display : MENU
28
Teutonic one : EIN
29
Wither : SHRIVELUP
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Belligerent he-men : RAMBOS
35
Commencement : ONSET
36
CO2 and methane, to a ecoscientist : GREENHOUSEGASES
41
Bushels : SCADS
42
IV drip : SALINE
43
Cleaned a windshield : SQUEEGEED
47
Nova Scotia _____ : LOX
48
Injury : HURT
49
Lead : STAR
50
Ostentatious : SHOWY
52
Morrow of "Northern Exposure" : ROB
53
Nap : SIESTA
55
Astronomer's Muse : URANIA
59
Computer info : DATABASE
63
Toe trouble : BUNION
64
Retired : EMERITUS
65
Mota of the diamond : MANNY
66
Medicine injectors : SYRETTES
Down
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Grasp : GET
2
Drain opener ingredient : LYE
3
_____ Lingus : AER
4
Tour of duty : STINT
5
1967 launch : SOYUZ
6
Steinbeck family name : JOAD
7
Grand Ole Opry's Mr. Guitar : ATKINS
8
Clinton staffers : WHITEHOUSEAIDES
9
One of a dozen, maybe : EGG
10
It surrounds St.-Pierre : MER
11
Musical instrument: Suffix : INA
12
Glitter : TINSEL
13
John of "Crossfire" : SUNUNU
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Vermont product : SYRUP
20
Seamen tell them : YARNS
22
Wayward ice : BERG
23
Mythomaniac : LIAR
24
"She Believes _____" (1979 hit) : INME
26
Results of bull markets : RISES
27
Rock and roll genre : METAL
30
"La Dorotea" writer : VEGA
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Plagued (by) : BESET
33
Way back when : ONCE
34
Chases flies : SHAGS
37
Playwright Clifford : ODETS
38
MX housing : SILO
39
Plenty, previously : ENOW
40
Hot : SEXY
43
Groundskeeper's concern : SHRUB
44
Number needed : QUORUM
45
University of Illinois site : URBANA
46
Off in la-la land : DREAMY
50
Glower : STARE
51
Custom : HABIT
54
Prank ending : STER
56
"A Spy in the House of Love" author : NIN
57
Item always charged : ION
58
Whichever : ANY
60
Bar mem. : ATT
61
Boy in a Cash song : SUE
62
Part of a Road & Track test : ESS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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