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New York Times, Tuesday, April 16, 2002

Author:
Sarah Keller
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Sarah Keller

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {HJQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 14 for Ms. Keller. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2002, The New York TimesNo. 0416 ( 19,152 )

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Across
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Understand : GRASP
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Ill-gotten gains : PELF
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One of the Three Bears : MAMA
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With 59-Down, like some winds : SANTA
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Mimic : APER
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Shortstop Rodriguez : ALEX
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Invalidate : ANNUL
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Beaujolais, e.g. : WINE
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Swamp : MIRE
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Something followed on a screen : BOUNCINGBALL
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Sun or moon : ORB
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64-Across and others: Abbr. : MTS
27
Blots out : ERASES
28
Bet taker : BOOKIE
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Light snack : BITE
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Astronomer Hubble : EDWIN
33
Jacques of "Mon Oncle" : TATI
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Lazarus or Goldman : EMMA
38
Something followed in a classic movie : YELLOWBRICKROAD
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Mediocre : SOSO
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Diner sign : EATS
43
Very angry : IRATE
44
Violins and violas: Abbr. : STRS
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Shoe part : INSTEP
46
French city on the Strait of Dover : CALAIS
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Inc., in London : LTD
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Boozer : SOT
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Something followed at school : INSTRUCTIONS
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Medicine bottle : VIAL
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It goes across the board : IRON
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Make into law : ENACT
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"Cómo ___?" : ESTA
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Dialing need : TONE
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Whence the Ten Commandments : SINAI
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Dick Tracy's Trueheart : TESS
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Try at roulette : SPIN
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It may follow a split : SPARE
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Govt. property overseer : GSA
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Accepted the nomination, say : RAN
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___ Darrow of "King Kong" : ANN
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Not much of a pencil : STUB
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Trigger, e.g. : PALOMINO
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Hocks : PAWNS
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Michael Jackson's record label : EPIC
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Filmmaker Riefenstahl : LENI
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Not just fast-paced : FRENETIC
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Deadly African snake : MAMBA
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Son of Sam, e.g. : ALIAS
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Blackbird : MERLE
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Skating jumps : AXELS
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Colorado native : UTE
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College sr.'s test : GRE
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Follows : OBEYS
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Roping venue : RODEO
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Some championship games : BOWLS
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Narc's find, maybe : KILO
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St. ___ (New York church, informally) : BARTS
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Inflammatory suffix : ITIS
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Aid to skiers : TBAR
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Goofs : ERRS
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Castle protectors : MOATS
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San ___, Calif. : MATEO
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Skilled : ADEPT
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Divers' garb : WETSUITS
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Benevolence : KINDNESS
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"To ___ With Love" : SIR
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Ice skater Midori : ITO
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Spotted cat : CIVET
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Liqueur flavoring : ANISE
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Exams for would-be attys. : LSATS
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Book that readers think the world of : ATLAS
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It's kept in a closet : LINEN
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Clip : CROP
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Singer Tennille : TONI
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Scissors sound : SNIP
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See 14-Across : ANA
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Saturn or Mercury : CAR
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Dead heat : TIE

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