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New York Times, Saturday, July 21, 2001

Author:
Mark Diehl
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Mark Diehl

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 25 Missing: {JQWXZ} This is puzzle # 33 for Mr. Diehl. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 0721 ( 18,883 )

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Students & seniors
Across
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Hardly a Rambo movie : CHICKFLICK
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Guests may do it : RSVP
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Biohazard protection : RESPIRATOR
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Arthur's onetime court rival : ILIE
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Member of a legendary outlaw band : ALLANADALE
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Holds (down) : PINS
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It has many keys: Abbr. : FLA
20
Quarrel settler, maybe : DUEL
21
Racine tragedy : PHEDRE
23
See 53-Across : TENT
25
Beet, for one : EDIBLEROOT
27
Playbook play : ENDRUN
29
Controversial spray : ALAR
30
Its area is about 3.7 million sq. mi. : USA
31
Roll back, say : RESET
32
A lot of talk show talk : ANECDOTES
34
Scaloppine, usually : VEAL
36
Abandon : SHED
37
Compartmentalized cuisine? : TVDINNERS
41
Bad-mouth : RIPON
45
Liquide vital : EAU
46
An Indian may be in it : SARI
47
Not even : ASLOPE
48
Auto supply inventory : AIRFILTERS
51
"Love and Basketball" co-star : EPPS
52
Like a mean dog : SNARLY
53
With 23-Across, where campers eat : MESS
55
One might be on a crib sheet : TOT
56
First to be counted? : EENY
57
Capitol : STATEHOUSE
60
Alphabet bit : RSTU
61
Winner of three Grammys in 1984 : TINATURNER
62
Bit of instruction : STEP
63
61-Across, e.g. : SONGSTRESS
Down
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Artisan : CRAFTER
2
Greek : HELLENE
3
Montreal and others : ISLANDS
4
Balancing pro : CPA
5
Like some souls or words : KIND
6
Women of the haus : FRAUEN
7
Put on board : LADED
8
Like "scaloppine" : ITALIAN
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Newspaper div. : COL
10
Jewish ravioli : KREPLACH
11
More fully developed : RIPER
12
Removed with little effort : SLIDOUT
13
Marsannay or California Grenache : VINROSE
14
Spanish bread : PESETAS
22
Rounding up figures? : HERDERS
24
Fountain near the Spanish Steps : TREVI
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Beatify : BLESS
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Piece of silver, perhaps : UTENSIL
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Like Argus : ALERT
33
"Swan Lake" siren : ODILE
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Bear Stearns employees : ANALYSTS
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Flirts : TEASERS
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Most conceited : VAINEST
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"All Star Revue" host of 50's TV : DURANTE
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German mathematician for whom a branch of geometry is named : RIEMANN
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Radio offering : POPTUNE
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Is against : OPPOSES
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Birds : NESTERS
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Wealth : ASSETS
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Cook quickly, colloquially : FRYUP
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Change prices, say : RETAG
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Barricade : SHUT
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Castilian kinsman : TIO
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Ice legend : ORR

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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