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New York Times, Wednesday, July 10, 2002

Author:
Richard Silvestri
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Richard Silvestri

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: none – this is a pangram. This is puzzle # 112 for Mr. Silvestri. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2002, The New York TimesNo. 0710 ( 19,237 )
Across
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Monopoly square : JAIL
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Palladium, for one : METAL
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Dumbfound : DAZE
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Biblical preposition : UNTO
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Not only like : ADORE
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Oscar Wilde poem "The Garden of ___" : EROS
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Hubbub : STIR
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About : CIRCA
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Heist haul : LOOT
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Twelve inches of supply boat? : TENDERFOOT
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Break, in a way : TAME
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"The Great Ziegfeld" co-star : LOY
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Raspy : HOARSE
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Quiver holder : BOWMAN
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Target of some collars : FLEA
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Out of this world? : ALIEN
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Three feet of basketball floor? : COURTYARD
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Refrain syllables : LALA
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Tasteless : TACKY
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Apple spray : ALAR
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Three miles of climbing vine? : IVYLEAGUE
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Stopper : BRAKE
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Pizzas : PIES
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Bamboozled : CONNED
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Stoolies do it : SQUEAL
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Thai's neighbor : LAO
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Bee or Em : AUNT
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39.37 inches of stream? : WATERMETER
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A dirty person may draw one : BATH
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Foaming at the mouth : IRATE
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It's long in fashion : MAXI
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"___ From Muskogee" : OKIE
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Place for an urn : NICHE
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Flower of one's eye? : IRIS
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Show partner : TELL
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Library device : DATER
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"Valley of the Dolls" actress : TATE
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Like some deserts : JUST
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Stud stake : ANTE
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Take ___ stride : ITIN
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Lady's man : LORD
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Long-vowel mark : MACRON
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Enlighten : EDIFY
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El Cordobés adversary : TORO
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Sacramento's ___ Arena : ARCO
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Coriaceious : LEATHERY
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River feature : DELTA
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Sounding like lions : AROAR
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Skyrockets : ZOOMS
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First name in cosmetics : ESTEE
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Pizazz : ELAN
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Bit in a horse's mouth : OAT
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Lesser Sunda island : BALI
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Patron saint of Norway : OLAV
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Guileful : WILY
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Square ___ : MEAL
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Try hard to visualize : FOCUS
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New Testament book : LUKE
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It may be rattled : CAGE
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Fish story : YARN
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Lyricist Lerner : ALAN
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Haymaking aid : RAKE
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Historic Scott : DRED
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It speeds up flights : TAILWIND
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Org. that may be involved in a cleanup : EPA
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Bust alternative : BOOM
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Calling : CAREER
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Cousin of a clog : SABOT
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Temblor : QUAKE
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Up to : UNTIL
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Waters of Hollywood : ETHEL
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Oblivion : LETHE
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Horne solo : ARIA
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Boor's lack : TACT
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Radiate : EMIT
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Butler's quarters? : TARA
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Way out : EXIT
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Piece of high ground : RISE

Answer summary: 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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