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New York Times, Tuesday, July 20, 2004

Author:
Nancy Kavanaugh
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Nancy Kavanaugh

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQVZ} This is puzzle # 16 for Ms. Kavanaugh. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 0720 ( 19,978 )
Across
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"60 Minutes" airer : CBS
4
Gator relative : CROC
8
Nyasaland, now : MALAWI
14
Stephen of "The Crying Game" : REA
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Quad building : HALL
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Readied for print : EDITED
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Post-O.R. stop : ICU
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Meat marking : USDA
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Brings disgrace to : SHAMES
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Knowing no more than before : NONETHEWISER
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Part of a Vandyke : GOATEE
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Mangy mutt : CUR
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Stitch up : SEW
28
Lanchester of film : ELSA
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Words after a rude encounter, maybe : SOMEPEOPLE
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"___ extra cost!" : ATNO
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Devious sorts : SNEAKS
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One pointing, as a gun : AIMER
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Feel awful : AIL
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Secret meeting : TRYST
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Mazola competitor : CRISCO
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Gets a gander of : SEES
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F.B.I.'s prime quarries : MOSTWANTED
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Twofold : DUAL
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Dr. who handles otitis cases: Abbr. : ENT
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Neolithic ___ : ERA
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Where Idi Amin ruled : UGANDA
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Buffet deal : ALLYOUCANEAT
59
Positive aspect : UPSIDE
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Swarming pest : GNAT
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Bio stat : AGE
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Gawks : STARES
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Low-cal : LITE
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D.C. V.I.P. : SEN
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Lecherous goat-men : SATYRS
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Divorcés : EXES
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Sink trap's shape : ESS
Down
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Shrink in fear : CRINGE
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Act nonchalant : BECOOL
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Steamy spots : SAUNAS
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Water park slide : CHUTE
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Most reckless : RASHEST
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Shoppe sign word : OLDE
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Lobster portion : CLAW
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Snafus : MESSUPS
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Followers : ADHERENTS
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Pants-on-fire guy : LIAR
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20's dispenser, for short : ATM
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Teeny : WEE
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Driver's lic. and others : IDS
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Airport info: Abbr. : ETA
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Convenience store bagful : ICE
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Neuter : SPAY
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Part of B.P.O.E. : ELKS
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All-star game team, maybe : WEST
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___ roll (winning) : ONA
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Like tasty cake : MOIST
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Anthem contraction : OER
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Metal joiner : ARCWELDER
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Very top : ACME
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Mineral in spinach : IRON
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Atomizer's release : MIST
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N.Y. winter setting : EST
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General in gray : LEE
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Like a rowboat that's adrift : OARLESS
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Teach : EDUCATE
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Dissenting vote : NAY
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Vice president Quayle : DAN
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Apprehension : UNEASE
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Almanac sayings : ADAGES
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Nears midnight : LATENS
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Billionaire Bill : GATES
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Open-roofed : AIRY
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Leer at : OGLE
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Operating system on many Internet servers : UNIX
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___ Constitution : USS
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Sch. group : PTA
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Warmed the bench : SAT

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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