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New York Times, Wednesday, April 14, 2004

Author:
Randolph Ross
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Randolph Ross

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JVZ} This is puzzle # 80 for Mr. Ross. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 0414 ( 19,881 )
Across
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Sugar source : CANE
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Work on in a sound studio : REMIX
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Not assigned, after "on" : SPEC
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Gray's subj. : ANAT
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Turk's neighbor : IRANI
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Weightlifter's action : CURL
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Hurl tableware? : PITCHFORKS
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Indian tourist city : AGRA
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Big bird : EMU
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Fashion maven Klensch : ELSA
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Armbones : ULNAS
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Miss of mystery : MARPLE
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Hurl cookware? : TOSSPOTS
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Couldn't get enough of : ATEUP
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Prefix with verse : UNI
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Take action against : SUE
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Tomorrow's opposite: Abbr. : YEST
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Unit of light intensity : PHOTON
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River to the North Sea : EMS
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Hurl toupees? : THROWRUGS
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ATM card necessity : PIN
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Small diving bird of the North Pacific : AUKLET
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Olympian Lipinski : TARA
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Lennon's lady : ONO
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Three after B : CDE
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Overdone : BANAL
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Hurl parts of a typewriter? : PASSKEYS
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Safe places : SANCTA
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Sends : SHIPS
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Jetty : QUAY
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Govt. collectors : IRS
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Whizzed (through) : TORE
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Hurl an entree? : CHUCKSTEAK
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"Hard ___!" (nautical cry) : ALEE
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___ Selassie : HAILE
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Clive Cussler thriller "___ Gold" : INCA
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Hollow plant : REED
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Classic Icelandic works : EDDAS
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Arm of the British military? : STEN
Down
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Southern tip of New Jersey : CAPEMAY
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Turn into cartoon form : ANIMATE
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___ way : NATURES
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"Yadda, yadda, yadda" : ETC
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Biathlete's need : RIFLE
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Piccadilly Circus statue : EROS
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Assassinated Jacobin : MARAT
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Well contents : INK
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Fraternity letters : XIS
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It's overhead : SCALP
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Certain dog feature : PUGNOSE
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Slip on paper : ERRATUM
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Teaching load : CLASSES
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Butlers and maids : HELP
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Putting to work : USING
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Short shot : PUTT
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Bizarre : OUTRE
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Sty sniffer : SNOUT
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Stuffy sort : PRUDE
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Cornball : HOKEY
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Hooter : OWL
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Cabbies : HACKS
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"The Man" of Cardinals history : STAN
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Britney Spears, e.g. : POPSTAR
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Having debt : INAHOLE
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Emphatic denial : NOSIREE
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Of interest to archaeologists : ANCIENT
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Daily grind : RATRACE
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Like king crab : ALASKAN
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Cargo areas : BAYS
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Radar reading : SPEED
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Calamari : SQUID
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"___ alive!" : SAKES
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Longtime John Wooden team : UCLA
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Hero to Fidel : CHE
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Scammed : HAD
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"___ the Last Rose of Summer" (old song standard) : TIS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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