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New York Times, Monday, March 8, 2021

Actress Priyanka who was 2000's Miss World

Author:
Eric Bornstein
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 32 Missing: {FWXZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Bornstein.
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© 2021, The New York Times3/8/21 ( No. 26,053 )
Across
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Schoolyard friend : PLAYMATE
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Strolled : AMBLED
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Abandon : RUNOUTON
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Percussion item that's shaken : MARACA
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Manufacturing of factory goods, e.g. : INDUSTRY
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Victimize : PREYON
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Ace of spades or queen of hearts : CARD
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Biblical twin of Jacob : ESAU
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Existence : BEING
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Before, poetically : ERE
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"___ Beso" (1962 Paul Anka hit) : ESO
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Shared with, as a story : TOLDTO
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Sandwich often served with mayo : BLT
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Connector between levels of a fire station : POLE
29
"I'm shocked!," in a text : OMG
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Religion based in Haifa, Israel : BAHAI
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Sulk : MOPE
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Bothered state : SNIT
36
"What goes up must come down," e.g. : ADAGE
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NPR host Shapiro : ARI
38
Big name in transmission repair : AAMCO
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Young lady : LASS
40
U.S. sports org. with many prominent Korean champions : LPGA
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Gown : DRESS
42
The Monkees' "___ Believer" : IMA
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Catch sight of : ESPY
44
Org. in "Zero Dark Thirty" : CIA
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Noted children's research hospital : STJUDE
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Actor Philip with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame : AHN
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Uncle ___ (patriotic figure) : SAM
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Dragon in "The Hobbit" : SMAUG
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Legendary queen and founder of Carthage : DIDO
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Change domiciles : MOVE
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Tasket's partner in a nursery rhyme : TISKET
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Hazards for offshore swimmers : RIPTIDES
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Go to : ATTEND
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Faucet attachments : AERATORS
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Writings of Ph.D. candidates : THESES
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X-axis : QUANTITY
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Y-axis : PRICE
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Moon-related : LUNAR
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Tennis's Agassi : ANDRE
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"___ be surprised" : YOUD
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Greek M's : MUS
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Swear (to) : ATTEST
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Middle part of the body : TORSO
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One-named Irish singer : ENYA
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Bit of concert equipment : AMP
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Stone for a statue : MARBLE
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One of over 200 recognized by the American Kennel Club : BREED
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"I'm listening" : LAYITONME
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Subject of this puzzle : ECONOMICS
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"Nuts!" : DANG
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Golden state? : UTOPIA
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"Night" memoirist Wiesel : ELIE
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Cheer at a bullfight : OLE
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Sacks : BAGS
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"___ and Bess" : PORGY
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Classic Pontiac sports cars : GTOS
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Much-visited Indonesian isle : BALI
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"Father" of 13-Down : ADAMSMITH
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Tries some food : HASATASTE
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Drew for an atlas : MAPPED
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Singer Bareilles : SARA
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Tennis score after deuce : ADIN
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'60s hallucinogenic : LSD
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Playwright O'Neill : EUGENE
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Actress Priyanka who was 2000's Miss World : CHOPRA
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Fakes out of position, as in football : JUKES
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Farewell : ADIEU
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"Me too" : SODOI
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Prevent, as disaster : AVERT
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Complicated, as a divorce : MESSY
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"A.S.A.P.!" : STAT
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Baghdad's land : IRAQ
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Baseball glove : MITT
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Football scores, for short : TDS
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Lie in the sun : TAN

Answer summary: 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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