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New York Times, Monday, July 18, 2011

Author:
Kevin Donovan
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Kevin Donovan

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQWXZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Donovan. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2011, The New York TimesNo. 0718 ( 22,532 )
Across
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Promgoers' car : LIMO
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Clark of "Gone With the Wind" : GABLE
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Exam for future docs : MCAT
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The "A" of U.A.E. : ARAB
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Ryan of "Love Story" : ONEAL
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Cincinnati's place : OHIO
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Legendary 1920s-'30s Harlem nightspot : COTTONCLUB
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Hospital units : BEDS
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Make certain : ENSURE
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Extracts (from) : DERIVES
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Attack from above : STRAFE
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English cathedral town : ELY
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Dark purple : PUCE
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Caesar of 1950s TV : SID
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Birthplace of Muhammad : MECCA
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Lawyers' org. : ABA
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Croat or Serb : SLAV
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Old Turkish pooh-bahs : PASHAS
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Neither's partner : NOR
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Popular Massachusetts vacation area : CAPECOD
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Concert stage item : AMP
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One who talks, talks, talks : GASBAG
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___ d'Ivoire : COTE
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Envision : SEE
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What dark clouds may portend : STORM
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Show hosts, for short : MCS
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Long, long time : AEON
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Puppy's bite : NIP
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Kind of plane or projection : ASTRAL
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Modus operandi of a toilet plunger : SUCTION
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Inuit : ESKIMO
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Et ___ (and others) : ALII
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Pioneering French designer with her own fragrance : COCOCHANEL
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Bugs in "A Bug's Life" : ANTS
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Singsong syllables : TRALA
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"That's a ___ off my mind!" : LOAD
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Evan or Birch of Indiana politics : BAYH
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___ in the right direction : ASTEP
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B&B's : INNS
Down
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Negligee material : LACE
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Fe, to scientists : IRON
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Cushions for tumblers : MATS
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Slow to catch on : OBTUSE
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Dead duck : GONER
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Org. led by Mandela, once : ANC
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___ Paese cheese : BEL
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Sang the praises of : LAUDED
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German river to the North Sea : ELBE
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Items hanging in cribs : MOBILES
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Comic actor who shares a name with a Washington suburb : CHEVYCHASE
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Secretary, e.g. : AIDE
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Fling : TOSS
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Table scrap : ORT
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Like the film "Arthur" in 2011 : REMADE
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"And make it snappy!" : ASAP
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Small amount of blood serum ... or a title for this puzzle : FIVECCS
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Feelings of hunger : PANGS
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W.W. II ship sinker : UBOAT
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Capital of Nevada : CARSONCITY
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Traditional Hitchcock appearance in a Hitchcock film : CAMEO
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Colorado town or tree : ASPEN
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Shrimp dish : SCAMPI
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Fall behind : LAG
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One calling the kettle black : POT
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Price : COST
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Like the Union Jack : BRITISH
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Homes that may have circular drives : MANORS
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Soluble salt mixture : ALKALI
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Summary : RECAP
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Baseball bat wood : ASH
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Swedish auto : SAAB
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Wrist/elbow connector : ULNA
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Eight: Prefix : OCTA
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Closing ___ (surrounding) : INON
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Like a bully : MEAN
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Cutlass or Super 88 of bygone autodom : OLDS
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Mouse hunter : CAT
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Bullfight cheer : OLE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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