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New York Times, Saturday, June 29, 2002

Author:
Dana Motley
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Dana Motley

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {FQZ} This is puzzle # 14 for Ms. Motley. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2002, The New York TimesNo. 0629 ( 19,226 )

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Across
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Dress down : BASTE
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One with a supporting role : LEG
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Brewer Frederick : PABST
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Room for expansion : ANNEX
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Kin of -kin : ULE
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Summon : EVOKE
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It may make an impression : STAMP
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"Come on ... really ..." : BESERIOUS
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"On Airs, Waters and Places" author : HIPPOCRATES
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Jazz cornetist Adderley : NAT
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Material from which the ring of the Nibelung was made : RHINEGOLD
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Party person? : POLITICO
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Condescenders : SNOOTS
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"Don't forget about me" : AHEM
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Vikings great Eller : CARL
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Cant : ARGOT
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Ralph ___, former 7' 4" center for Houston : SAMPSON
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Quickly : ALLEGRO
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March : TROOP
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North Sea feeder : TYNE
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Crooked : ALOP
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Security system part : SENSOR
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Blunt : EDGELESS
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Destination of many pilgrimages : JERUSALEM
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M.'s other half : MME
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It's used in a lunar landing : RETROROCKET
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Layperson? : BALLADEER
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Singer Lopez : TRINI
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Specter of government : ARLEN
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Conversational prompt : AND
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Make something yourself, maybe : EATIN
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Tugs' tows : SCOWS
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Drill wielder: Abbr. : DDS
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Ann-Margret, by birth : SWEDE
Down
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Sock : BASH
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Con : ANTI
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Flip out : SNAP
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Fill in : TEMP
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Kind of duty : EXPORT
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It may keep things moving : LUBRICANT
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Wife of Henry II : ELEANOR
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Romance in verse : GESTE
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"None of your business" : PERSONAL
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Prefix with culture : AVI
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Wasteful project : BOONDOGGLE
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Gull-like bird : SKUA
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Cause of a class struggle? : TEST
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Some wave catchers: Abbr. : EEGS
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70's sitcom title character : CHICO
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Helena Rubinstein's parent company : LOREAL
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Some have been checkered : PASTS
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Midwest transfer point : OHARE
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Popular yellow dessert : LEMONJELLO
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Levy : IMPOSE
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Ring rampagers : TOROS
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Breaks up : STOPS
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Some monthly check payees : LANDLORDS
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Pouches worn with kilts : SPORRANS
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"Partie de Campagne" artist : LEGER
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Kind of sale or statement : YEAREND
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Like some bad decisions : RUED
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Gushes : EMOTES
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Place : STEAD
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C.E.O.'s may have them : MBAS
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Actor Singer : MARC
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Crop : CRAW
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Box ___ : KITE
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Her patience is legendary : ENID
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It comes to a point : TINE
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MacDonald private eye Archer : LEW

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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