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New York Times, Saturday, July 26, 2003

62-Across : Brewer of Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

Author:
Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Brendan Emmett Quigley

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 31 Missing: {JKV} This is puzzle # 83 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2003, The New York Times7/26/03 ( No. 19,618 )
Across
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Dummy : FATHEAD
8
"The Osbournes" mom : SHARON
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1869 Dostoyevsky novel : THEIDIOT
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Snapper : CAMERA
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Error acknowledgment : MEACULPA
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Wyeth health-care brand : ANACIN
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Audience : EAR
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Place for a fan : CEILING
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Inactive, in a way: Abbr. : RET
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Flaps : ADOS
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Makes sure one is heard, maybe : YELLS
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Construction site sight : CONE
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Removes, as clothing : DOFFS
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"Autrefois un ___ de Thulé" (Berlioz aria) : ROI
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Match game? : SLOTS
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Disseminate : EFFUSE
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When it may be unsafe to travel : WARTIME
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Those running the place: Abbr. : MGMT
37
Neill's "Jurassic Park" co-star : DERN
38
Old-time record : PLATTER
41
Riyal earner : QATARI
45
Little snips : BRATS
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Dick : TEC
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Mixer : TONIC
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Old paper part : ROTO
50
Pie choice : PECAN
52
Resting place for a chignon : NAPE
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Live : ARE
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Stable visitors : WISEMEN
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___ sister : SOB
57
Body application, of a sort : CARWAX
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It shows what you can do : DEMOTAPE
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Paris's Arc de Triomphe de l'___ : ETOILE
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Brewer of Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable : EBENEZER
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Washington in "Philadelphia" : DENZEL
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Star center from Shanghai : YAOMING
Down
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Base south of Baltimore : FTMEADE
2
Leading : AHEADOF
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Remove, in a way : TEAROFF
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Hawaiian Punch alternative : HIC
5
Cabinet dept. : EDUC
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"Revelations" choreographer : AILEY
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Less swift : DOPIER
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Some hospital procedures : SCANS
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Kick back (with) : HANG
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Fitness grp. : AMA
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Where you might shoot pool : RECROOM
12
East, in Ecuador : ORIENTE
13
City known in ancient times as Condivicnum : NANTES
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Soapmaking stuff : TALLOW
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Hector dies in it : ILIAD
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Tone-blending painting technique : SFUMATO
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"An Invitation to the White House" author : CLINTON
28
Some NCO's : SSGTS
30
___-O-Matic (maker of sports games) : STRAT
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One at a crash site, for short : EMT
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Abbr. in some class descriptions : REQ
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French counts? : TETES
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Apportion : PRORATE
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After a bit : LATERON
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Move away : RECEDE
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Prehistoric Pueblo culture : ANASAZI
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Attack impatiently : RIPOPEN
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Hard-to-get-to-know person, so to speak : ICEBERG
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Like some necks : BRACED
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Visited : CAMEBY
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Point of resolution? : PIXEL
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Site of ancient biennial games : NEMEA
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Whipping evidence : WALE
55
Don't : NONO
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"If You Believe" musical, with "The" : WIZ
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Pro follower : TEM

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later.

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