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New York Times, Saturday, April 28, 2001

Author:
Rich Norris
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rich Norris

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 32 Missing: {FQXZ} This is puzzle # 143 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 0428 ( 18,799 )

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Across
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Hikes : JACKSUP
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Trick : MISLEAD
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Not working : ONLEAVE
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V.I.P. in a rush? : ASSAYER
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Posers : ENIGMAS
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Unstable : TOTTERY
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Depresses, with "out" : BUMS
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French birthplace of England's Henry II : LEMANS
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Garden store offering : SOD
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Movement word : LIB
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It has six sides : UTAH
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Wanderer : HOBO
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Lift handle? : OTIS
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Trouble : EATAT
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Slang expert Partridge : ERIC
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Comedian Ed and others : WYNNS
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Jersey feature : CREWNECK
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Tops : OUTSHINES
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Appeared : SHOWEDUP
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Debut of 1/14/1900 : TOSCA
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River to the North Sea : TYNE
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Impact sound : SPLAT
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Best Actress of 1963 : NEAL
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Fingered : IDED
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Achromous : PALE
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Wall St. figure : ARB
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Suffix with Nu- and Agri- in garden product names : GRO
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Trust : RELYON
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Fit : ABLE
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Like Lake Mead : MANMADE
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More robust : HUSKIER
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Periodically : ATTIMES
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Eager : ATHIRST
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It may be under a coat : SEALANT
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Stinker : SOANDSO
Down
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Unremarkable sort : JOEBLOW
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Portfolio item : ANNUITY
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Board : CLIMBIN
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Bud holders? : KEGS
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Wal-Mart founder Walton : SAM
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Heat flow measure in insulation : UVALUE
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It carries the words "Rey de España" : PESETA
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1932 Greta Garbo role : MATAHARI
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"God ___ our side" : ISON
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Fast fleet : SSTS
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High school subj. : LAT
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Run-down building, maybe : EYESORE
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Kind of dancing : AEROBIC
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Repair site : DRYDOCK
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Ryder Cup scoring method : MATCHPLAY
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Entertainer Jim : HENSON
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Deceived : SNOWED
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X : TEN
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Petition : SUE
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Humid : WET
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Giant sixes?: Abbr. : TDS
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Least rigid : SUPPLEST
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Bad marks : STIGMAS
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H2SO4, e.g. : HYDRATE
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City on the Susquehanna : ONEONTA
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Albatross, e.g. : SEABIRD
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Without wheels? : CARLESS
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Fujimori of Peru : ALBERTO
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Greetings : ALOHAS
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Held to its full time, in music : TENUTO
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One of nine Siamese kings : RAMA
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Fall place : EDEN
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Like : AKIN
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Cool number? : MIL
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Doo-wop syllable : SHA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 6 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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