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PULLET

New York Times, Sunday, June 12, 2011

Author:
C. W. Stewart
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Carolyn W. Stewart

This puzzle:

Rows: 21, Columns: 21 Words: 140, Blocks: 70 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 15 for Ms. Stewart. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2011, The New York TimesNo. 0612 ( 22,496 )
Across
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Bushed : BEAT
5
Entrance to many a plaza : ARCH
9
Rimsky-Korsakov's "The Tale of ___ Saltan" : TSAR
13
Exactly right : SPOTON
19
Free : ATLEISURE
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___ avis : RARA
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Attempted something : HADAGO
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*Boardwalk offering : SALTWATERTAFFY
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Thought out loud : OPINED
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It might make you snort : APNEA
27
Home of the World Health Organization : GENEVA
28
Stickers? : SYRINGES
30
___ Day, May 1 celebration in Hawaii : LEI
31
Must-have : NEED
33
Soft ball brand : NERF
35
"___ mine!" : ITS
36
One on the way out : GONER
38
*Diamond substitute : RELIEFPITCHER
44
1987 disaster movie? : ISHTAR
46
Rest spot : COT
47
Place for a pickup? : NAPE
48
Word with exit or express : LANE
49
Something that's drawn : BATH
50
Whiz : PRO
51
Any hit by Little Richard : OLDIE
53
Many a Bob Marley fan : RASTA
54
Mideast title : EMEER
56
Seaport on the Adriatic : RIMINI
58
Turned away from sin : REPENTED
60
Earth : TERRA
61
Outstanding : EMINENT
63
Lawn tools : EDGERS
64
*Handy things for a toy? : PUPPETSTRINGS
68
### : SHARPS
72
Free : RELEASE
73
Itching : EAGER
78
Took a corner on two wheels : CAREENED
81
Fix, as brakes : RELINE
82
Vituperation, e.g. : ABUSE
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Wake Island, e.g. : ATOLL
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"Nothing ___!" : DOING
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Transplant, in a way : POT
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"Up in the Air" actress Kendrick : ANNA
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Do followers : REMI
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Navel buildup : LINT
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Former flier, for short : SST
91
Slugger : HITTER
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*Staple of "Candid Camera" : PRACTICALJOKE
97
Xerox product : TONER
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Baseball's Master Melvin : OTT
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Loughlin of "Full House" : LORI
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Nincompoop : FOOL
101
Conditions : IFS
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Killjoy : SOURPUSS
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Comparatively statuesque : TALLER
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Point of view : ANGLE
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Enfeeble : IMPAIR
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*Radio Flyer, e.g. : LITTLEREDWAGON
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Like a winter wind : BITING
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1997 Peter Fonda title role : ULEE
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Hoax : MARESNEST
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Old-fashioned : STODGY
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TV's Foxx : REDD
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Brake : SLOW
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"Superman II" villainess : URSA
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Kind of metabolism : BASAL
2
Military camp : ETAPE
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*Certain study session : ALLNIGHTER
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Head of Haiti : TETE
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___ formality : ASA
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Actor Hauer : RUTGER
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Believe in it : CREED
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Not his'n : HERN
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Ad-packed Sunday newspaper section : TRAVEL
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A giraffe might be seen on one : SAFARI
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Pound sound : ARF
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You may catch them on a boat, in two different ways : RAYS
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Shrimp : SHORTIE
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Old Church of England foe : PAPIST
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Role in 2011's "Thor" : ODIN
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Chinese dynasty of 1,200 years ago : TANG
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Curved molding : OGEE
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Drops (off) : NODS
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Start of a childish plaint : IWANNA
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Believe in it : TENET
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"Goody goody gumdrops!" : YIPPEE
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At any time, to a bard : EER
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Ward (off) : FEND
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Survey choice, sometimes : OTHER
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Less cramped : ROOMIER
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Like some maidens : FAIR
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Trolley sound : CLANG
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Expedition : HASTE
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Keyboard key : ENTER
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Shows, as a thermometer does a temperature : READS
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"Uh-huh, sure it is" : IBET
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The very ___ : SAME
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Hinder : CRIMP
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Test ___ : PREP
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*Something to stand on : ONESLEG
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Piece over a door or window : LINTEL
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It had a major part in the Bible : REDSEA
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Descent of a sort : RAPPEL
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Many a summer worker : INTERN
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Solitaire puzzle piece : PEG
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Wander : TRAIPSE
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Blue Angels' org. : USN
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Ain't fixed? : ISNOT
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Classic brand of hair remover : NEET
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Line of cliffs : SCARP
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Intolerant sort : HATER
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Bouquet : AROMA
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___ of the past : RELIC
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Taper off : ABATE
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*It may be found near a barrel : GUNTRIGGER
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Feudal serf : ESNE
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Fanny : REAR
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Decrees : EDICTS
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Lady of Spain : DONA
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"___ do" : ITLL
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Service arrangement : LITURGY
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Know-how : SKILL
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Boo follower : HOO
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They're often acquired at a wedding : INLAWS
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Drunk's activity : TOPING
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Scribbled : JOTTED
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Got up on one's soapbox : ORATED
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One waving a red flag : TORERO
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Wild : FERAL
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Dentist's advice : FLOSS
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Actress Berger : SENTA
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Bros, e.g. : SIBS
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Pass over : OMIT
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___ no good : UPTO
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S. C. Johnson brand : RAID
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"Dirty rotten scoundrel," e.g. : SLUR
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Old NASA landers : LEMS
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Half of a sitcom farewell : NANU
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Project closing? : ILE
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It might get your feet wet : DEW

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 5 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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