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New York Times, Friday, April 7, 2006

Author:
Adam Cohen
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Adam Cohen

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 29 Missing: {FKQ} This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Cohen. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2006, The New York TimesNo. 0407 ( 20,604 )

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Across
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"The Art of Happiness" writer : DALAILAMA
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Self-styled superiors : SNOBS
15
Joanie Cunningham portrayer, in 1970's-80's TV : ERINMORAN
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Universal product : MOVIE
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It's just between us : TETEATETE
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Conform : ADAPT
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Some shavers : ATRAS
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Symbol of protection : UMBRELLA
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Co-star of "The Witches of Eastwick" : CHER
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Help in rounding up : LARIAT
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Bug : TAP
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Is down with : HAS
27
Bring down : DEJECT
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Mexican plantation product : PINA
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Actor Burton : LEVAR
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Santa portrayer in "Elf" : ASNER
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United, for one : SYNONYM
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Like Playboy's Playmate of the Year : SEXIEST
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Standard partner : POORS
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First name among diarists : ANAIS
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Novel figure: Abbr. : ISBN
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Some old Acuras : VIGORS
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Hrs. on the Mississippi : CST
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"Laggiù ___ Soledad" (Puccini aria) : NEL
45
Renounce : DISOWN
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Daughter of Cap'n Andy in "Show Boat" : NOLA
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Daubs : SMEARSON
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"Gotcha" : ROGER
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Boy with a canine pal, in 50's TV : TIMMY
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They're a big part of the life of Riley : MIAMIHEAT
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Virtual transactions : ETAIL
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He starred opposite Florence Henderson in "Fanny" : EZIOPINZA
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"Die Hard 2" director Harlin : RENNY
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Memorable : REDLETTER
Down
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Separate : DETACH
2
"___ Arrives" (1967 soul album) : ARETHA
3
Petrol measures : LITRES
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Proximate, poetically : ANEAR
5
"___ corny …" ("A Wonderful Guy" lyric) : IMAS
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Drawing : LOT
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Equal : ARE
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Less green : MATURER
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Lackluster : ANEMIC
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Like some cards : SMART
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Connecting point : NODE
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Brand mentioned in "You're the Top" : OVALTINE
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Old fliers : BIPLANES
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Not with the others : SETAPART
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Be up : BAT
23
Assess : LEVY
24
Stuck, after "in" : AJAM
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Places to sleep : DENS
28
Penultimate letters : PSIS
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Bereft, old-style : LORN
30
x, y or z : AXIS
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One who's not the marrying type : SPINSTER
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Tuolumne Meadows locale : YOSEMITE
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Lady's other half : NOBLEMAN
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Reason to bring out the chains : SNOW
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Net : EARN
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Wrestle : AGONIZE
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Power: Lat. : VIS
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Glucose, to fructose : ISOMER
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Telling : COGENT
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Tawdriness : SLEAZE
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Unwanted buildup : TARTAR
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Sans spice : DRYLY
46
Like some innings : NOHIT
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1980's Lebanese president ___ Gemayel : AMIN
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Red, maybe : RIPE
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A hand : AID
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40-Down, e.g.: Abbr. : MOL

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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