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New York Times, Wednesday, July 18, 2001

Author:
Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Elizabeth C. Gorski

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JV} This is puzzle # 76 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 0718 ( 18,880 )

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Across
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C : FAIR
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Desensitizes : NUMBS
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"The Alienist" author : CARR
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One-named supermodel : EMME
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Rameau work : OPERA
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Similar (to) : AKIN
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Hitchcock classic : ROPE
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Old Testament collection : TORAH
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Doll's word : MAMA
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Charades, e.g. : GUESSINGGAME
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Fjord : INLET
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Cases for otologists : EARACHES
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UFO passengers : ETS
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Wood cutter : ADZ
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Shining brightly : AGLARE
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Butt of jokes : STOOGE
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Welcome words for a buyer : NOTAX
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Studio order : QUIETONTHESET
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They're taken in chess : TURNS
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Fairy : SPRITE
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Improvise : WINGIT
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Prefix with center : EPI
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Bread line locale? : ATM
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"You're on!" : ITSADEAL
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Nozzle choice : SPRAY
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DNA lab result : PERFECTMATCH
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Olympic Stadium player : EXPO
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Sport in which competitors dig in their heels : RODEO
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Location : SITE
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Big name in perfumes : DIOR
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NASA gasket : ORING
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Name in a will : HEIR
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"The ___ stayeth for no man": William Camden : TIDE
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Income in Monopoly : RENTS
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Cellist's direction : ARCO
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Tabloid duchess : FERGIE
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Sum : AMOUNT
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Forces forward : IMPELS
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Poet Lizette Woodworth ___ : REESE
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Words of denial : NOTI
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"___ the Roof" (Drifters hit) : UPON
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Get together : MERGE
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"Moon Over Parador" actress : BRAGA
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Much of Chad : SAHARA
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Almost made it : CAMECLOSE
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Rap sheet shorthand : AKA
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Edge : RIM
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Genetic info carrier : RNA
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Like California, to a Hawaiian : STATESIDE
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Attraction : MAGNETISM
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Odium : HATE
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Ezra Pound's "___ Hora" : ERAT
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Application datum : SEX
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Semi-colon? : DOT
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Places for petting : ZOOS
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Port on the Strait of Malacca : SINGAPORE
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Econ. figure : GNP
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To be, at the Sorbonne : ETRE
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Pack it in : QUIT
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Pottery class projects : URNS
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With it : HIP
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___-night doubleheader : TWI
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Holy person? : TERROR
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More creative, perhaps : ARTIER
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Scare ___ : TACTIC
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Rescuee's declaration : MYHERO
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Ere : AFORE
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Brought (to) : LEDIN
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Turkish bigwig : PASHA
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Copper : CENT
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Duds : TOGS
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Summer Conn. clock setting : EDT
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Hour on a clock : XII
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Bean holder : POD

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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