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New York Times, Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Author:
Mike Nothnagel
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Mike Nothnagel

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQ} This is puzzle # 33 for Mr. Nothnagel. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2009, The New York TimesNo. 0526 ( 21,749 )

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Students & seniors
Across
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With 67-Across, an appropriate title for this puzzle? : SWAP
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Second of two sections : PARTB
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Beaver's project : DAM
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Competed in a regatta : ROWED
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Formal answer to "Who's at the door?" : ITISI
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Vein contents : ORE
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Where to learn a vocation : TRADESCHOOL
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Earl Grey, for one : TEA
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Set as a price : ASK
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Ornery sort : CUSS
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Fictional salesman Willy : LOMAN
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"Remington ___" of 1980s TV : STEELE
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"Who's the Boss?" co-star : DANZA
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Basis for a moneyless economy : BARTERSYSTEM
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When repeated, exuberant student's cry : IKNOW
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Put pen to paper : WROTE
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Vitamin bottle info, for short : RDA
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Go across : SPAN
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Artemis' Roman counterpart : DIANA
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"Veni, ___, vici" : VIDI
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Intraoffice PC hookup : LAN
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Stately home : MANSE
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When some morning news programs begin : SIXAM
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Two dollars per pound, say : EXCHANGERATE
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Radiohead singer Thom : YORKE
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Yanni's music genre : NEWAGE
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Got a C, say : DIDOK
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Drink with sushi : SAKE
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Drink with Christmas cookies : NOG
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Palme ___ (Cannes prize) : DOR
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"On/off" surrounder : SWITCHPLATE
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Completely impress : AWE
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Torpedo launcher : UBOAT
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Emma of "Dynasty" : SAMMS
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Go off course : YAW
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Guilty feelings, e.g. : PANGS
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See 1-Across : MEET
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Spanish counterparts of mlles. : SRTAS
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Beat in a match : WORST
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Open-eyed : AWAKE
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___ Xing : PED
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Snaps : PICS
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Sports players: Abbr. : ATHS
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Carnaval city : RIO
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General on a Chinese menu : TSO
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TV's Science Guy : BILLNYE
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Early printer type : DOTMATRIX
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Realm : AREA
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Intend : MEAN
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Remove the nails from, as a cat : DECLAW
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Plaintiff : SUER
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Parts of lbs. : OZS
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Black, in verse : EBON
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One who goes on and on : DRONER
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Nick and Nora's pooch : ASTA
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Sudden, sharp pain : TWINGE
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Render blank, as a floppy disk : ERASE
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Old Norse work : EDDA
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Incapacitate : MAIM
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Tropical vacation spot : ISLE
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Title planet in a 2001 Kevin Spacey movie : KPAX
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Character who first appeared in "The Secret of the Old Clock" : NANCYDREW
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Like dungeons, typically : DANK
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Feature of a house in the hills : VIEW
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Annotates, as a manuscript : MARKSUP
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Soaks in hot water, as 19-Across : STEEPS
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"Yoo-___!" : HOO
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Egyptian cross : ANKH
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"What's in ___?" : ANAME
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"Dunno" : GOTME
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Discharge : EGEST
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"It's now or never" time : DDAY
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Home of the Hawkeyes of the Big Ten : IOWA
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How some people go to a party : STAG
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Romans preceder : ACTS
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Org. for heavyweights : WBA
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Chloride, for one : ION
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On the ___ (fleeing) : LAM

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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