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New York Times, Friday, April 22, 1994

40-Down : Native

Author:
A.J. Santora
Editor:
Will Shortz
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A. J. Santora

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 191 for Mr. Santora.
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© 1994, The New York Times4/22/94 ( No. 16,236 )
Across
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Hopeless : ALLUP
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Where the tiller is : AFT
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Zingers : MOTS
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Free : LOOSE
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Colorado skiing mecca : VAIL
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Not right : AWRY
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How natives communicate : INTHEVERNACULAR
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Type of mail : METERED
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Mighty mite : ATOM
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___ Rabbit : BRER
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Rebuffs : NOS
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Sort of : INAWAY
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Droll 1993 best seller : SEINLANGUAGE
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"The proof of the pudding ___..." : ISIN
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Foofaraw : ADO
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Seed : SOW
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Dressing-down : TONGUELASHING
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Actor Holm : IAN
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Old B'way sign : SRO
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Latch ___ : ONTO
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Not the secretive sort : BLABBERMOUTH
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Innumerable : MYRIAD
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Yearbook classmates: Abbr. : SRS
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To live, to Livy : ESSE
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Richard Harris movie of 1977 : ORCA
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Hornless : ACEROUS
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Communicating (with) : ONSPEAKINGTERMS
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Mr. Hulot's creator : TATI
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Cabal : RING
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"___ e Core" (1954 pop song) : ANEMA
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On ___ (freelancer's terms) : SPEC
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Mamie Eisenhower, ___ Doud : NEE
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Wanderer : STRAY
Down
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MacLaine's "Out on ___" : ALIMB
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Individualist : LONER
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Soprano Lehmann : LOTTE
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Heralds : USHERSIN
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Look searchingly : PEER
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Photographer Richard : AVEDON
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Kind of cry : FAR
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Actress Louise : TINA
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Tribesmen in the film "Simba" : MAUMAU
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Wise one : OWL
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Singing syllable : TRA
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Neighbor of Leb. : SYR
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Hispanic community : LATINOS
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"I came," to Caesar : VENI
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Reps. and Sens. : CONG
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Lillehammer events : SLALOMS
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"Rome ___ built in a day" : WASNT
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Part of old discotheque names : AGOGO
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Hedge shrub : YEW
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H.S. course : ENG
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Palindromic lady : ADA
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Three-time World Cup winner : ITALY
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Sub detector : SONAR
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It's sold in lots : USEDCAR
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Bungle : ERR
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On a roll : HOT
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Native : INHERENT
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Computer co. : IBM
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Spike Lee's "Malcolm X," e.g. : BIOPIC
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Uncover : BARE
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Old English royal house : ORANGE
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New London grp. : USCG
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More bruised : SORER
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Diploma word : SUMMA
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New Republic piece : ESSAY
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Related : AKIN
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Greek letters : ETAS
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Military sch. : OTS
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Rest : NAP
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Genevieve, e.g. : STE
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Bach's "Partita ___ Minor" : INE

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later.

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