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New York Times, Thursday, July 11, 1996

Author:
David J. Kahn
Editor:
Will Shortz
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David J. Kahn

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 37 Missing: {FQUXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 17 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 0711 ( 17,047 )
Across
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Polling unit : SAMPLE
7
"Pathetique," e.g. : SONATA
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Teacher of the deaf : ORALIST
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Reporter, at times : BYLINER
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Sway : WINOVER
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Lennon classic : IMAGINE
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Dvorak's Symphony___minor No. 9 : INE
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Kind : ILK
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Med. service providers : HMOS
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Sudden acceleration : JACKRABBITSTART
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___Jima : IWO
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Colorful flowers : PEONIES
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Unpretentious food : VITTLES
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Swelling reducer : ICEPACK
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Cosmetician Lauder : ESTEE
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Roping target : DOGIE
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Climbed, as a pole : SHINNED
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Spring time : MAYTIDE
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Brilliantly colored bird : TANAGER
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Lacrosse team : TEN
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Crazed : MADASAMARCHHARE
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Final say? : OBIT
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Wholly : ALL
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Corrode : EAT
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18th-centruy hairpiece : PERIWIG
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Hebrew prophet : OBADIAH
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Exalt : ELEVATE
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N.B.A. Raptors' city : TORONTO
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Lease again : RERENT
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1964 Roger Miller hit : DANGME
Down
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Disperse : SOW
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"Exodus" hero : ARI
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Tubular pasta shells : MANICOTTI
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Drop suddenly: Var. : PLONK
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Meat dish : LIVER
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Journal ending : ESE
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Ampersand, e.g.: Abbr. : SYM
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Spanish swell : OLA
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Cabaret : NIGHTSPOT
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Jung's inner self : ANIMA
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Jan Peerce was one : TENOR
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"Give it___!" : AREST
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Twelvesome of Israel : TRIBES
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Beach attraction : BIKINI
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80's merger inits. : LBO
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Kids : JIVES
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"A Dream Is___Your Heart Makes" : AWISH
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Copy : APE
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Behavioral trait : TIC
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Rundown : SEEDY
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Uncertain : TENTATIVE
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Actress Olin et al. : LENAS
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Rabble-rousing : AGITATING
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Something hard to drink? : CIDER
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New Hampshire city : KEENE
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Former Spanish queen : ENA
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1992 Louis Malle film : DAMAGE
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Dry red wine : MERLOT
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Compass line : ARC
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"My___Sal" : GAL
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Sulking sort : MOPER
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White poplar : ABELE
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More extreme : DIRER
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"Do I___Waltz?" : HEARA
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Wore : HADON
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Lacking color : WAN
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Sheraton's parent : ITT
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Hunk's pride : BOD
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Cash dispenser, for short : ATM
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Weed remover : HOE

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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