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New York Times, Saturday, July 27, 2013

Author:
John Lieb and David Quarfoot
Editor:
Will Shortz
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John Lieb
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David Quarfoot

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 33 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Lieb. This is puzzle # 40 for Mr. Quarfoot. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2013, The New York TimesNo. 0727 ( 23,272 )
Across
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Fictional amnesiac portrayer : MATTDAMON
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Out : PASSE
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Mix and match? : SPEEDDATE
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Total : INALL
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Identifies with : RELATESTO
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Old computing acronym : ENIAC
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Head Start program service, briefly : PREK
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Some drillers, for short : NCOS
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Prefix with gram : CENTI
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Stay (with) : ROOM
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Turned on a friend, maybe? : SEXTED
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Painting surface : GESSO
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Proscribed : TABOO
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Destination in the "Odyssey" : ITHACA
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"No need to go on" : NUFFSAID
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Without embellishment : STARKLY
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Vitamin in meat, milk and eggs : BTWELVE
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Resolve a bromance spat, say : HUGITOUT
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Crime scene sight : CORDON
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Muscle Beach sights : HEMEN
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Backs : REARS
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Garden decorations : GNOMES
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Evade : DUCK
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2007 horror sequel : SAWIV
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It may be hard to reach : ITCH
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Fool : DUPE
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1970s subcompact : PINTO
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Member of a medical minority : MALENURSE
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British running great Steve : OVETT
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Start of a Dickensian request : PLEASESIR
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Clipped : TERSE
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Emulate Ferris Bueller : SKIPCLASS
Down
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Dealer's amt. : MSRP
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Parrot : APER
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Communications leader? : TELE
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Big Indonesian export : TEAK
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"Silent Spring" topic : DDT
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Gland: Prefix : ADENO
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Costumed figure : MASCOT
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Suleiman the Magnificent, for one : OTTOMAN
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Modernists : NEOS
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Difficult sort : PIECEOFWORK
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Addition : ANNEX
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Common subject of medieval art : SAINT
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Blank ___ : SLATE
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Title role for Charlton Heston : ELCID
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Election-related nonprofit since 1990 : ROCKTHEVOTE
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Cymbal sound : SOFTC
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"Mystic Pizza" actress Annabeth : GISH
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Dramatic accusation : ETTU
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Cut with more than one layer : SHAG
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Bit of Bollywood attire : SARI
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Mac : BUB
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Base for some incense : ALOES
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Dry : SERE
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Tynan player in "The Seduction of Joe Tynan" : ALDA
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"Severn Meadows" poet Gurney : IVOR
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Retreats : DENS
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"Delish!" : YUM
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Presentation by Bill Clinton in 2007 or Bill Gates in 2010 : TEDTALK
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Cores : NUCLEI
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Sensitive subject? : GSPOT
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Green : NAIVE
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Sports league V.I.P. : OWNER
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Paws : MITTS
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Tawdry : CHEAP
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They're a handful : IMPS
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What might put you through your paces? : DUEL
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Minor opening? : URSA
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Wave function symbols : PSIS
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Suffixes with mountain and cannon : EERS
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Grp. involved in the Abbottabad raid : NSC

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later.

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