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New York Times, Monday, June 6, 2005

Author:
Raymond Hamel
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Raymond Hamel

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 25 for Mr. Hamel. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2005, The New York TimesNo. 0606 ( 20,299 )
Across
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Blackguard : CAD
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Coin with Monticello on its back : NICKEL
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Mlle. from Acapulco : SRTA
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Sport ___ (all-purpose vehicle) : UTE
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Tennis champ Goolagong : EVONNE
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His and ___ : HERS
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Automated device in a bowling alley : BALLRETURN
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Give off : EMIT
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Epic that ends with Hector's funeral : ILIAD
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Grand Prix, e.g. : ROADRACE
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Nail on a paw : CLAW
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Garden item cut up for a salad : BELLPEPPER
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Grope : FEEL
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Historical time : ERA
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Berlin maidens : FRAULEINS
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Naked ___ jaybird : ASA
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Legislative act that imposes punishment without a trial : BILLOFATTAINDER
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Little troublemaker : IMP
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Example of excellence : SHOWPIECE
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Cry loudly : SOB
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Part of a tied tie : LOOP
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Cotton menace : BOLLWEEVIL
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Expensively elegant : POSH
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What a lumberjack holds : AXHANDLE
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River of oblivion : LETHE
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Tilt : LEAN
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1988 Kevin Costner movie : BULLDURHAM
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Pioneering computer game : MYST
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Important parts of dairy cows : UDDERS
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"Green Acres" star Gabor : EVA
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Nays' opposites : YEAS
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"Brace yourself!" : GETSET
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___ and Stimpy (cartoon duo) : REN
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Three-dimensional : CUBIC
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To any degree : ATALL
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Shepherdess in Virgil's "Eclogues" : DELIA
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Dweeb : NERD
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"___ Got the World on a String" : IVE
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Army bed : COT
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Small knob : KNURL
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Become a member : ENROL
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Delaware tribe : LENAPE
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Himalayan mountain guide : SHERPA
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Chart again : REMAP
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Instant : TRICE
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Fall bloom : ASTER
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Within the rules : LAWFUL
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German "the" : DER
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Steak or ground round : BEEF
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Inventor Howe : ELIAS
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Jeff Lynne's rock grp. : ELO
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J. Edgar Hoover's org. : FBI
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Place for a basketball net : RIM
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Mont Blanc, e.g. : ALP
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To the ___ degree : NTH
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Popular vodka, informally : STOLI
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Ending with Gator or orange : ADE
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Instant : SEC
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"Where ___ you?" : ARE
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Base truant : AWOL
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Wall Street event: Abbr. : IPO
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RCA dog : NIPPER
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Biases : SLANTS
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Hold the rights to : OWN
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Nighttime biter : BEDBUG
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Touched in the head : BALMY
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Common daisy : OXEYE
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___ apso (dog) : LHASA
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Get away from : ELUDE
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African terrain : VELDT
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"None of the above" : OTHER
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Use a razor : SHAVE
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One with big biceps : HEMAN
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Insatiable desire : LUST
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"___ Misérables" : LES
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Rap's Dr. ___ : DRE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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