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New York Times, Friday, May 28, 2004

Author:
Manny Nosowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Manny Nosowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 28 Missing: {BQZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 198 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 0528 ( 19,925 )
Across
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Television portmanteau word : SITCOM
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Question to a consumer watchdog : ISITSAFE
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Treetop whistler : ORIOLE
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Like some relations : STRAINED
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Ill-fated : DAMNED
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Caterpillars, maybe : TRACTORS
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Fashion model Wek : ALEK
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Opinion leader? : ITHINK
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Deserved : DUE
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Take a flier? : JET
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TV monitor? : VCHIP
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Study grant named after a Rhode Island senator : PELL
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Call up : EVOKE
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___ Plaza, former Calgary landmark name : ESSO
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Draws on : USES
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Disciplined : RIGOROUS
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Grayish brown : DUN
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Is a pro : KNOWSONESONIONS
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A fourth of what's left? : TEN
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Award for Neil Armstrong : AIRMEDAL
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Prefix with graphic : IDEO
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Certain voice : ALTO
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Setting for "Androcles and the Lion" : ARENA
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Neighbor of Swed. : NORW
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One-eighty : UTURN
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Water gate? : TAP
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Do-say link : ASI
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Tool for Edmund Hillary : ICEAXE
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Lily who debuted as Lakmé : PONS
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Hokum : JIVETALK
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Biblical miracle worker : ELIJAH
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Water : ADAMSALE
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No put-on? : KIMONO
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Treasure Stater : MONTANAN
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Patronize, as an inn : STAYAT
Down
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One whose work is counter-productive? : SODAJERK
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"The Stepford Wives" author : IRALEVIN
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"See you later" : TIMETOGO
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Go pffft, with "out" : CONK
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Pennsylvania's ___ Bull State Park : OLE
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"M*A*S*H" extra : MEDIC
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Theater question : ISTHISSEATTAKEN
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Peels : STRIPS
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Shiraz locale : IRAN
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Sticker : TACK
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Chow order? : SIT
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Certain terminals : ANODES
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Schoolmaster's child-punisher : FERULE
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"E-cars" : EDSELS
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Kofi Annan's bailiwick : THEUN
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Frost lines : VERSE
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Less significant : PUNIER
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Truckle : KOWTOW
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Something you might turn up your nose at : ODOR
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Mrs. Chaplin : OONA
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Emasculate : UNMAN
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Little Bighorn fighters : SIOUX
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Schiller poem used by Beethoven : ODETOJOY
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"Hey Jude" chorus : NANANANA
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Possible goal : SLAPSHOT
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Stuck : INAJAM
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Square dance figure : DOSIDO
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Armenia's capital, old-style : ERIVAN
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Fashion designer Bartley : LUELLA
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Makes a big stink : REEKS
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"___ boy!" : ITSA
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"Misery" co-star, 1990 : CAAN
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Tucson's county : PIMA
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One concerned with matters of the heart: Abbr. : EMT
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On : LIT

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

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