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New York Times, Friday, June 25, 2004

Author:
Manny Nosowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Manny Nosowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 23 Missing: {JQVZ} Spans: 4 This is puzzle # 200 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 0625 ( 19,953 )
Across
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Barefaced : BLATANT
8
Some air lines : INTAKES
15
Greasy kid stuff : OILYGOO
16
Boutros Boutros-Ghali, by birth : CAIRENE
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Where to get in on the ground floor : WALKINAPARTMENT
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Equate, in a way : LIKEN
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Staff notes? : TONES
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Tidy sum : POT
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Mother of Horus : ISIS
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Some hats : FELTS
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Innocent : BABE
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Affirmative action? : NOD
26
Fields : AREAS
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Swiss canton or its capital, old-style : BASLE
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Stick out : ENDURE
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Goes back over : REHASHES
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Now unemployed : IDLED
34
___ hole in (corrodes) : EATSA
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Got off topic : WANDERED
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Great desire : THIRST
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Late actress Uta : HAGEN
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Twists in a bar : LIMES
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"___ favor, amigo" : POR
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Mullah Muhammad ___ : OMAR
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Four Holy Roman emperors : OTTOS
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He loved Lucy : DESI
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"___ for Innocent" (Grafton novel) : IIS
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Bang up : SMASH
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Monopolize : BUYUP
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Hard to grasp : SLIPPERYASANEEL
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The Crossroads of America : INDIANA
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Hug, maybe : WELCOME
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Itty-bitty : TEENTSY
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Soft tissue : KLEENEX
Down
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Knot that won't slip : BOWLINE
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Link : LIAISON
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"Seriously ..." : ALLKIDDINGASIDE
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Small fry : TYKES
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Not accepting nohow : AGIN
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Security Council vote : NON
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Just so : TOATEE
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Short parade-goer's complaint : ICANTSEE
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Nostrils : NARES
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Little birds : TITS
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Ready for combat : ARM
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Watch closely : KEEPASHARPEYEON
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Dignify : ENNOBLE
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Living room furniture : SETTEES
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Like the end of the world : POLAR
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Liberator : FREER
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Boito's Mefistofele and others : BASSI
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"I Love a Parade" composer : ARLEN
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They may be drawn : BATHS
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Dairy outlet? : UDDER
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Not just aversions : HATES
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Alpha particle's emission : DELTARAY
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Reply to a knock : WHOISIT
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He wrote "You and I have brains. The others have fluff" : AAMILNE
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Lightheaded : DITSY
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"Big deal ... I was wrong" : SOSUEME
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Multiscreen cinema : TRIPLEX
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De Niro's do in "Taxi Driver" : MOHAWK
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Warning signals : OMENS
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Class underachiever : DUNCE
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Cross words : SPAT
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Make a bundle : BALE
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Sticker : PIN
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Salt, in Sauternes : SEL

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

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