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New York Times, Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Breakfast order visually suggested three times in this puzzle's grid

Author:
Lillian Simpson
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Lillian Simpson

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Simpson. Jeff Chen's Puzzle of the Week pick.
Lillian Simpson notes:
Today marks the first (and I expect only) day that I will look favorably upon eggs of any kind. The funny thing about a distaste for ... read more
Jeff Chen notes:
It's been years since I've solved such a novel and memorable Tuesday debut. I admired this crossword on so many different levels! It ... read more
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© 2022, The New York Times7/26/22 ( No. 26,558 )
Across
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Vocal range below soprano : ALTO
5
Sports org. for the Sky and the Sun : WNBA
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Audible response of contempt : SNORT
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What's all around ewe? : WOOL
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Broke ground, in a way : HOED
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Solitary sort : LONER
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Apple product that's not suitable for kids : HARDCIDER
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Playground retort : ARESO
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Coin slot directive : INSERT
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Hairy cousin in "The Addams Family" : ITT
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French wine : VIN
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Hotelier Helmsley or singer Lewis : LEONA
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Certain spousal state : WIFEHOOD
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Equivalents of ums : ERS
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Newspapers, books or magazines : PRINTMEDIUM
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Bad button to click accidentally : SEND
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They rise during inflation : PRICES
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Credit figs. : APRS
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Jeweler's eyepiece : LOUPE
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Wasps' home : NEST
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What Brits call a biscuit : COOKIE
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Leonardo Da Vinci's "Mona ___" : LISA
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Ideal marks for scammers : EASYTARGETS
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Slumber party attire, informally : PJS
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More eye roll-inducing, maybe : CHEESIER
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Gold standard : KARAT
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"Eureka!" : AHA
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N.B.A. official : REF
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Capital of Montana : HELENA
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Helpful theorem, in math : LEMMA
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Breakfast order visually suggested three times in this puzzle's grid : FRIEDEGGS
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Planet's path : ORBIT
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It can harden into igneous rock : LAVA
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Uncute fruit : UGLI
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Maine-to-Florida rte. : USONE
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Examined : EYED
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Santa's bagful : TOYS
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Some time : AWHILE
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Short-term offering from an auto shop : LOANER
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Middle parts of bodies : TORSOS
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Like days of yore : OLDEN
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Tiny amount : WHIT
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Silent approval : NOD
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Symbol of busyness : BEE
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Floating aimlessly : ADRIFT
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Spread thickly, as sunscreen : SLATHER
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Neither's partner : NOR
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What those in agreement speak with : ONEVOICE
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Traces left behind : RESIDUES
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1982 film inspired by Pong : TRON
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Game where rolling two fours is a "square pair" : CRAPS
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Blustery storm : TEMPEST
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Lover of the grape : WINO
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Allow oneself the pleasure : INDULGE
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Thor's father : ODIN
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Press statement : RELEASE
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Winter hrs. in Denver : MST
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Virtuoso : ACE
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Illegal hunters : POACHERS
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Rock-paper-scissors, by another name : ROSHAMBO
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Scottish isle with a namesake terrier : SKYE
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Fishing site : PIER
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State repeatedly : ITERATE
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Sought consent : ASKED
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Leaf (through) : RIFFLE
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Expecting a baby, in slang : PREGGO
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Sounding like keys or loose change : JANGLY
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Equilibrium : STASIS
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Language related to Inupiaq and Yupik : ALEUT
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Baseball family name : ALOU
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Leader : HEAD
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60 secs. : MIN
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Beam of sunshine : RAY
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"___ had it!" : IVE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle.

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