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New York Times, Friday, June 30, 2006

Author:
Manny Nosowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Manny Nosowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 66, Blocks: 30 Missing: none – this is a pangram. Spans: 3, (1 triple stack) This is puzzle # 235 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2006, The New York TimesNo. 0630 ( 20,688 )
Across
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Rotters : BADEGGS
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Fabled fliers : CARPETS
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Royal aide in charge of horses : EQUERRY
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Pillar of a community : OBELISK
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Drainageways : GULLIES
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Polish national anthem, e.g. : MAZURKA
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Bully's retort : SAYSME
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TV address for kids, briefly : SESAMEST
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Get tangled up : ENMESH
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Baja's opposite : ALTA
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When repeated, a vitamin B deficiency : BERI
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Sap : PATSY
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Requiring no care : MAINTENANCEFREE
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It's not necessarily gold : ALLTHATGLITTERS
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Figure used by marketing planners : NATIONALAVERAGE
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Military plane acronym : AWACS
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Virna ___ of "La Reine Margot" : LISI
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Some sports drinks : ADES
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Blemish : BLOTCH
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In addition to : ASWELLAS
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Prepare pupils for examination : DILATE
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Buttress : SHOREUP
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Trial location : JURYBOX
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Turkish bath wear : TERRIES
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Womb-related : UTERINE
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"Probably ..." : ODDSARE
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Goes in circles : GYRATES
Down
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Seeks change, maybe : BEGS
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Pool shade : AQUA
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As required : DULY
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Seals' meals : EELS
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Sandblaster's target : GRIME
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Stew ingredient : GREENBEAN
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Network: Abbr. : SYS
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Brings up the rear : COMESINLAST
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Embarrass : ABASH
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Iran's ___ Shah Pahlavi : REZA
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Coveted : PLUM
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Revolutionary Michael Collins's country : EIRE
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Tut's kin? : TSKS
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Card game in which jacks are highest trumps : SKAT
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Harems : SERAGLIOS
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Senior moment, e.g. : MENTALLAPSE
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Big name on the range? : AMANA
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NBC Thursday night staple, 1986-94 : LALAW
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___-Whirl (midway ride) : TILTA
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"To put an ___ disposition on": Hamlet : ANTIC
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St. ___ Beach, Fla. : PETE
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Broadcast workers' union : AFTRA
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Opposite of baldness : TREAD
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Conductor Koussevitzky : SERGE
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Those in favor : YESES
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Companion of Geo. or Wm. : THOS
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Voting, it's said : CIVICDUTY
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More down : BLUER
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Whom a headhunter calls : HIRER
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About : ASTO
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Peel off : SHED
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News : WORD
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Screws up : ERRS
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Princess in a spaceship : LEIA
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Neighbor of Cygnus : LYRA
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Not much : ABIT
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Voice mail cue : TONE
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Two in sixty-six? : EXES
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Wine container : JUG

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

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