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New York Times, Thursday, June 8, 2006

Author:
Joe DiPietro
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Joe DiPietro

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: none – this is a pangram. This is puzzle # 89 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2006, The New York TimesNo. 0608 ( 20,666 )
Across
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Engine sound : PURR
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Big times : ERAS
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Able to walk the line : SOBER
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Cousin of a Winnebago : OTOE
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Lemon ___ : SOLE
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Allotment : QUOTA
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Recording of a Jewish leader's talk? : RABBITAPE
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Take a piece from : UNARM
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Historic mission : THEALAMO
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Shell liners : NACRES
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U.S.N. officers : LTS
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Yielded : CEDED
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Wild : UNTAME
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Cartoonist Chast : ROZ
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Big galoot : OAF
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Way back into a boat for a scuba diver? : SEALADDER
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Flat on the water, perhaps : CONDO
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Called balls and strikes : UMPED
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It often follows you : ARE
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Contrived : HOKEY
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Continue to treat, as a swelling : REICE
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Fishing device pictured on a name tag? : BADGEREEL
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Kind of score : PAR
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Plumber's transport : VAN
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Enter again : RETYPE
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Joe Namath, e.g. : EXJET
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Subject in Article I Section 8 of the Constitution : WAR
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Brings along one's lunch : BAGSIT
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Symbol for a kiss : CAPITALX
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Flynn of "Captain Blood" : ERROL
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One fashioning an auto from clay? : CARPOTTER
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Language from which "parka" comes : ALEUT
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European auto : OPEL
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Good to go, in the military : ONEA
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Big name in fruit juices : MOTTS
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One teaspoon, maybe : DOSE
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Dawdling : POKY
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Computer connection point : PORT
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Jazz quintet's home : UTAH
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Bench wear : ROBE
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Sitcom with the theme song "I'm a Survivor" : REBA
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Endowed with possessions : ESTATED
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Drifts : ROAMS
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Lab food? : ALPO
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"Told ya" : SEE
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Team : SQUAD
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Troy ___ : OUNCE
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Executive group with perfect pitch? : BOARDONKEY
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To be in Paree : ETRE
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Runs into : RAMS
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Shoddy : ILLMADE
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Pince-___ : NEZ
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Removed the insides of : CORED
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Appropriate : USURP
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Mythical lion's home : NEMEA
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Faucet that disappoints me? : TAPIREGRET
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Shakespearean actor McCowen : ALEC
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Played again : RERAN
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Take ___ breath : ADEEP
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"Kitty ___" (Ginger Rogers movie) : FOYLE
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Lightly touch : DABAT
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"Toodle-oo" : CHEERIO
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___ cloud (astronomical sighting) : OORT
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Wrestle : GRAPPLE
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Nov. honoree : VET
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Cancels : XSOUT
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Leaves rudely : JILTS
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Merchandise : WARES
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Radiant look : BEAM
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Musical Guthrie : ARLO
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Crime boss : CAPO
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Moonroof alternative : TTOP
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Fig. on a periodic table : ATNO
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Soup ingredient : LEEK
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Get an inside look at : XRAY
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Trawler's catch : COD

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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