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New York Times, Thursday, June 29, 2000

Author:
Robert H. Wolfe
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Robert H. Wolfe

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 39 Missing: {GJQXYZ} This is puzzle # 42 for Mr. Wolfe. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2000, The New York TimesNo. 0629 ( 18,496 )
Across
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Tree with a gourdlike fruit : BAOBAB
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Nail site : PAW
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Hangup : RUB
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Lackadaisical response : MANANA
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Hungarian patriot Nagy : IMRE
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Suffix with glass : INE
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Hits newsprint? : WHACKSPAPER
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Bugs : VWS
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"Primary Colors" author : KLEIN
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"De amicitia" writer : CICERO
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Bring down : ABASE
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Paste : SOCK
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"Sicut ___ in principio" (church lyric) : ERAT
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Blubber : SOB
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Talks gangster-style : RASPS
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Rx amts. : TSPS
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Add as a bonus : THROWIN
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Decree of a sovereign : ARRET
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Like many Rod Serling works : IRONIC
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More like Rod Serling works : EERIER
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Spanish babies, informally : NENES
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In reality : DEFACTO
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Emulate Rembrandt, e.g. : ETCH
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C-D-G, e.g. : CHORD
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"Krazy" one : KAT
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Emphatic aprobación : SISI
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Jealous wife of myth : HERA
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Rolls : LISTS
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Parlor item : SETTEE
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Hotfoot it : SCOOT
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Air tester: Abbr. : EPA
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Items holding up teacher notices? : SCHOOLTACKS
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Naught : NIL
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Defraud, slangily : SKIN
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"It's about time!" : ATLAST
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Memphis-to-Nashville dir. : ENE
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1960's march organizer: Abbr. : SDS
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Go out of business : FOLDUP
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325i maker : BMW
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Sound at a spa : AAH
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Put ___ show : ONA
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Subsidizes : BACKS
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Achilles reflex site : ANKLE
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Pedestal : BASE
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Bench sites : PIANOS
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One coulomb/ second : AMP
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Ruins an oboe? : WRECKSREED
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Flotsam on the Mississippi? : RIVERSTICKS
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Open : UNWRAP
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Stupefies : BESOTS
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"___ tu" (song sung by Renato) : ERI
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Galileo, notably : PISAN
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Et ___ : CETERA
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Wine region : ASTI
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___ theory, in physics : BOHR
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Rodeo yarn? : ABRONCSTALE
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Book checker, for short : CPA
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Grain inspections? : RICECHECKS
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Kind of wonder : ONEHIT
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Carry the day : WIN
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Foul caller : REF
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"L'___, c'est moi" : ETAT
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Turns : ROTS
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1887 romance novel : SHE
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Athenian lawgiver : DRACO
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Sect member around the time of Christ : ESSENE
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Haberdashery item : TIEPIN
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Bean and others : ORSONS
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People are picky about this : LOTTO
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"Darn ___!" : ITALL
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Bend in a river : ESS
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King in an Elgar work : OLAF
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Eclipsed : HID
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Low one : CAD
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Wildcats of the Big 12 Conf. : KSU
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Big Nascar advertiser : STP

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle.

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