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New York Times, Monday, May 2, 1994

Author:
James L. Beatty
Editor:
Will Shortz
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1.4410018
James L. Beatty

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 35 Missing: {KQ} This is puzzle # 19 for Mr. Beatty. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0502 ( 16,246 )
Across
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Outbuildings : SHEDS
6
Hobgoblin : BOGY
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"_____ sesame" : OPEN
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Mischievous sprite : PIXIE
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Selves : EGOS
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Nuclear reactor : PILE
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Ahead of the times : AVANTGARDE
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Prefix with marketing : TELE
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Sleep stage : REM
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Accurate : TRUE
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Made an incursion : RAIDED
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Medicine that's not all it's promised to be : ELIXIR
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Bewails : MOANS
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Fictitious : FABLED
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Trigonometric function : SECANT
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Sashes : OBIS
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Oil city of Iran : AHWAZ
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Memorable period : ERA
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Melts : ABLATES
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It may be penciled in : EYEBROW
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Ott or Gibson : MEL
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Appraised : RATED
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Inland sea east of the Caspian : ARAL
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Rephrased : EDITED
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Lord Peter Wimsey's creator : SAYERS
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Caper : ANTIC
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Uproar : RUMPUS
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Evades : DODGES
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_____ of arms : COAT
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Small amount : DAB
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Woodwind instrument : OBOE
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Restaurant special : PLATDUJOUR
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Add-on : PLUS
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Swearword : OATH
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Valletta is its capital : MALTA
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Not the pictures : TEXT
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Nautical chains : TYES
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Stocking material : NYLON
Down
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Box : SPAR
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Busy place : HIVE
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Word with eye or final : EXAM
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Gunga _____ : DIN
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Resolve : SETTLE
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_____ Arts : BEAUX
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Monstrously cruel : OGREISH
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The Almighty : GOD
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River to the North Sea : YSER
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Right to purchase : OPTION
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Secondary residence : PIEDATERRE
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Actress Burstyn : ELLEN
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Desiderata : NEEDS
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Electric power network : GRID
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Astound : AMAZE
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Noted lioness : ELSA
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Take new vows : REWED
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Froth : FOAM
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French ecclesiastic : ABBE
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Love letter : BILLETDOUX
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Low island : CAY
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Fall bloomer : ASTER
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Bellow : ROAR
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Piercing tools : AWLS
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Instant : TRICE
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_____ one's words : EAT
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Reddish-brown horses : BAYS
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Give a little learning : EDUCATE
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Reader's _____ : DIGEST
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Miner's nail : SPAD
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Cooling-off time : AUTUMN
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Take as one's own : ADOPT
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Aristocratic : NOBLE
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Closet pests : MOTHS
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Espy : SPOT
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Kewpie,. e.g. : DOLL
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Prefix with graph or crat : AUTO
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Breakfast fiber source : BRAN
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Ballad : LAY
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Blue bird : JAY

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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