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New York Times, Wednesday, March 7, 2001

Author:
Noah Dephoure
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Noah Dephoure

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXYZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Dephoure. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 0307 ( 18,747 )

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Across
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Inventory's place : SHELF
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Opposite of baja : ALTA
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Singer Redding : OTIS
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University in Beaumont, Tex. : LAMAR
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Wagered : LAID
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Polite encl. : SASE
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Like rams and lambs : OVINE
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Iris's locale : UVEA
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Religious image: Var. : IKON
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Figured out a British royal : PEGGEDMARGARET
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Word with drum or trumpet : EAR
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Good times : FUN
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Inventor Otis : ELISHA
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Make way : STEPASIDE
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Daisylike bloom : ASTER
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PC key : ALT
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Capp and Green : ALS
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Hoped-for low number: Abbr. : ERA
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Invoiced a British royal : BILLEDWILLIAM
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Fictional detective ___ Pym : MRS
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The Reagan boy : RON
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Geologist's measure : EON
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Food of the gods : MANNA
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Aide's job : ASSISTING
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Crosses the threshold : ENTERS
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G-man: Abbr. : AGT
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Land's end : SEA
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Discarded a British royal : CHUCKEDCHARLES
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Celestial hammerer : THOR
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Area code 801 area : UTAH
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Is a bibliophile : READS
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Prefix with globin : HEMO
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Point of intersection : NODE
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Identification : TITLE
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First place : EDEN
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Hitch, e.g. : KNOT
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Show of contempt : SNEER
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Isn't flat : SLOPES
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Go for : HAVEAT
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Displaced person, maybe : EMIGRE
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Country singer k. d. ___ : LANG
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Skydiver's start : FREEFALL
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Donors' group : ALUMNI
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Hawaiian bubbly? : LAVA
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Level : TIER
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Saw : ADAGE
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Underworld leader : OSIRIS
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Has an afternoon break : TAKESTEA
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Line on a weather map showing equal temperatures : ISOTHERM
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Clinton, e.g.: Abbr. : SEN
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1970's Plymouth : DUSTER
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___ mode : ALA
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Coach Parseghian : ARA
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Friend : PAL
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Occurs to, with "on" : DAWNS
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Yalie : ELI
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Toy holder? : SLEIGH
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Split : BRANCHED
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Avoids callers, say : ISNTHOME
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1950 noir classic : DOA
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Making daguerreotypes, and other things : LOSTARTS
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Acct. earnings : INT
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Fr. woman : MME
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Synapse neighbor : NEURON
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Waterspout trajectory : ARC
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Potpourri bag : SACHET
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Makes others wait : ISLATE
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Rib : NEEDLE
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Quite a joke : GASSER
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Shut out : SKUNK
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Harrow's rival : ETON
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Carpenter's groove : DADO
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Pull (in) : REIN
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Many a 65-Across starter : THE

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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