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New York Times, Tuesday, April 5, 1994

32-Across : Kind of symbol

Author:
Harvey Estes
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Harvey Estes

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QVXZ} This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Estes.
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© 1994, The New York Times4/5/94 ( No. 16,219 )
Across
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Zubin with a baton : MEHTA
6
Old streetlight : GASLAMP
13
Daley and others : MAYORS
14
Gravel-voiced actress : TALLULAH
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Iron shortage : ANEMIA
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Commit : OBLIGATE
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Just the highlights : RECAP
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Slammin' Sam : SNEAD
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Trendy : NEW
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Getting better, as wine: Var. : AGEING
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Up to now : YET
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Size up : RATE
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Paints amateurishly : DAUBS
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Almost shut : AJAR
32
Kind of symbol : UPC
33
One whom Jesus healed : LEPER
34
Rodeo rope : RIATA
35
Dashboard reading, for short : MPH
36
Leave the pier : CASTOFF
38
Acquire : WIN
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Ask on one's knees : PLEAD
41
Had : OWNED
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Lunch order : BLT
43
Belgrade dweller : SERB
44
In abeyance : ONICE
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Sciences' partner : ARTS
46
Tooth : COG
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Comfort : SOLACE
50
Probe : ASK
53
Some pads : FLATS
55
Accident mementos : SCARS
58
Serves a sentence : DOESTIME
60
Byrnes of "77 Sunset Strip" : KOOKIE
61
Brown paint, e.g. : DARKENER
62
Six-footer? : INSECT
63
Resort locale : SPRINGS
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Newspaper section : METRO
Down
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Lion's pride? : MANE
2
It's hard to miss : EYECATCHER
3
Respect : HOMAGE
4
Nonsense : TRIPE
5
Simile center : ASA
6
Comic Kaplan : GABE
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Assuages : ALLAYS
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Picture with its own frame : SLIDE
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Wheel bolt holder : LUG
10
King of comedy : ALAN
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Part of a pair : MATE
12
Sound of relief : PHEW
13
Scuff up : MAR
14
It's hard to say : TONGUETWISTER
18
Fastens with a pop : SNAPSON
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"I have no ___!" : IDEA
23
___ chi ch'uan : TAI
24
Tail ends : RUMPS
25
Temptation for Atalanta : APPLE
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1991 American Conference champs : BRONCOS
29
It's hard : JAWBREAKER
30
Listing : ATILT
31
Sounds off : RANTS
33
Digital-watch readout: Abbr. : LCD
34
Postal letters : RFD
37
Have a hunch : FEEL
40
1970 Jackson 5 hit : ABC
44
Looking while lusting : OGLING
45
Waylay : ACCOST
47
Time and again : OFTEN
49
In unison : ASONE
50
Tots up : ADDS
51
Afternoon TV fare : SOAP
52
Lifetime achievement Oscar winner Deborah : KERR
54
Mingo portrayer : AMES
56
Puerto ___ : RICO
57
Play place : SET
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Take part in a biathlon : SKI
60
Kipling novel : KIM

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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