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New York Times, Friday, March 31, 1995

Author:
Chuck Deodene
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Chuck Deodene

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 66, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Deodene. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0331 ( 16,579 )
Across
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Bad accident : SMASHUP
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Nettles : RILES
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Scattering of a population : DIASPORA
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Kind of lines : ENEMY
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Man-made : SYNTHETIC
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Turkeys : FLOPS
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Ben-Gay, e.g. : UNGUENT
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Place to put bags : TEAPOT
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Activist : DOER
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Kind of party : TUPPERWARE
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Soaking wet : ADRIP
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Trumpet's sound : BLARE
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Lip : RIM
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Lie in a sheltered spot : NESTLE
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Galway Bay's _____ Island : ARAN
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"_____ Boot" (1981 film) : DAS
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Extended rule? : YARDSTICK
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Round: Abbr. : CIR
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Jog : TROT
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Rummage : SEARCH
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Sugar suffix : OSE
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Charged, in a way : IONIC
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1,000 liters : STERE
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Events at Newport : YACHTRACES
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Participating in 46 Across : ASEA
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Hateful : ODIOUS
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Cause turmoil in : DISRUPT
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Lugged : TOTED
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Dickens novel : HARDTIMES
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Expunge : ERASE
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Tasty mollusks : ABALONES
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De-ices, in a way : SALTS
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Tablet : NOTEPAD
Down
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Glee club members : SINGERS
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Bond's end : MATURITY
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Foe of Laver and Newcombe : ASHE
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Exhausted : SPENT
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Jacuzzi : HOTTUB
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Swiss canton : URI
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_____ 10 conference : PAC
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Résumé list : REFERENCES
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Acquired relative : INLAW
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Ferocious cat : LEOPARD
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Department stores : EMPORIA
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_____ analyst : SYSTEMS
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Vacuum tube feature : DYNODE
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Red Sea borderer : SUDAN
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Sun helmets : TERAIS
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Cash alternative : PLASTIC
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Role : PART
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Soothing words : PLATITUDES
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Box score figure : ERRORS
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"_____ Barbara" (Gallegos novel) : DONA
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Witt on ice : KATARINA
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Prairie wolves : COYOTES
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First name in dance : ISADORA
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Conservatory offering : RECITAL
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On again : RESUMED
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Breakfast fare : CREPES
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Prelims : HEATS
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Lemonlike fruit : CEDRAT
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"The Lockhorns" cartoonist Bill : HOEST
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Edge : SIDLE
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Pull up : STOP
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"Star Wars" rogue : HAN
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_____ system (blood typing) : ABO

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 6 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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