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New York Times, Thursday, July 13, 2006

Author:
Manny Nosowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Manny Nosowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JKMQ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 236 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2006, The New York TimesNo. 0713 ( 20,701 )
Across
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Makes an unexpected move : ZIGS
5
Captain's hires : CREW
9
Where you live : ABODE
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___ instant : INAN
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Dragon slayer : HERO
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WASP part : SAXON
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See circles : POLITICALBELIEF
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It hangs by the neck : CRAVAT
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"Yep, that's the way it is" : FRAIDSO
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Voiced admiration : OOHED
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Bottom : BASE
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Part of NASA: Abbr. : NATL
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Two-part : DUAL
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Did laps? : SAT
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What a leader may give : THENOD
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Something that may be delayed by a storm: Abbr. : ETD
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Happy guy in a musical : FELLA
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These: Sp. : ESTOS
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See circles : NEWSANGLE
36
Atmospheric mix : GASES
39
Cancel : ANNUL
40
Boxer's mitt : PAW
43
Slow on the uptake : OBTUSE
45
Trike rider : TOT
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10th, in a way: Abbr. : SOPH
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Bleacher feature : TIER
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Not home : AWAY
50
Homeland to Hadrian : TERRA
51
Grand finale? : OLEOPRY
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"Oh, right" : IGETIT
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See circles : PERSONALOPINION
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"The Emmys" author Thomas : ONEIL
58
Brouhaha : TODO
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Mower maker : TORO
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Short and maybe not sweet : TERSE
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Mary who married a future president : TODD
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"I'm working ___!" : ONIT
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12345, e.g. : ZIPCODE
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Pet's choice : INOROUT
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Knight in shining armor : GALAHAD
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Whine : SNIVEL
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Marker : CHIT
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Boom box button : REC
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Chapter in history : ERA
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Devours, with "down" : WOLFS
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Out of port : ASEA
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Some Indonesian islanders : BALINESE
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Rust-causing agent : OXIDANT
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Half a playground argument : DOESTOO
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Wraps around : ENFOLDS
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Wee bit : TAD
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Cy Young winner Saberhagen : BRET
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Model material : BALSA
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Home of Home Depot : ATLANTA
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Tend to hems : SEW
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"A place where you have nothing to do but amuse yourself": Shaw : HELL
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Own (up) : FESS
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Needle : ANNOY
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Hang-up : NEUROSIS
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Destroy the interior of : GUT
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Deteriorate : GOTOPOT
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Eisenhower Center site : ABILENE
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One at the helm : STEERER
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Helping : PORTION
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Kind of reasoning : APRIORI
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Stand for bric-a-brac : WHATNOT
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Take home : EARN
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Taken care of : SEENTO
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One of the Earp brothers : WYATT
50
___ Friday's : TGI
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Make a gondola go : POLE
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Song holder : IPOD
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Bathroom, in Bath : LOO
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Anomalous : ODD

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

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