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New York Times, Thursday, July 29, 2010

Author:
Peter A. Collins
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Peter A. Collins

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {F} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 40 for Mr. Collins. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2010, The New York TimesNo. 0729 ( 22,178 )

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Across
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Take in : ADMIT
6
With 55-Down, where to get oysters : RAW
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Big East team : HOYAS
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Decorative fabric : TOILE
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Milk source : EWE
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"Be-Bop-___" : ALULA
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Enchanted world in "Return of the Jedi" : ENDOR
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Golf groundskeepers' tools : SANDRAKES
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Added conditions : ANDS
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Reservoirs : CISTERNS
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Broncos' home, once : MILEHIGHSTADIUM
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"What did I tell you?" : SEE
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Stopover : INN
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"Nice!" : OOH
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Prefix with -nomial : TRI
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[Snap snap] : PDQ
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Unilever soap brand : LUX
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Rural musical instruments : JUGS
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Chef's hat : TOQUE
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Here/there separator : NOR
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"The Basement ___" (1975 Dylan album) : TAPES
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Rest on : ABUT
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Internet giant : AOL
40
Flying Tiger Line hub, for short : LAX
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Mauna ___ : LOA
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Tach measure : RPM
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It came out of Cicero's mouth : VOX
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Rested : SAT
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Place for an N.H.L. logo : CENTERICECIRCLE
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Roseau is its capital : DOMINICA
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Blue-roofed chain : IHOP
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"Keep your eyes open!" : STAYALERT
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Battle of Blue Licks fighter, 1782 : BOONE
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Showed : AIRED
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"Baudolino" novelist : ECO
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Napping : ADOZE
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River through Glasgow : CLYDE
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To be, in Baja : SER
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Moves, briefly : RELOS
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Starting groups : ATEAMS
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___ Walsh, N.B.A. executive : DONNIE
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With 44-Down, educational stage ... or a hint to the contents of 18-, 22-, 47- and 53-Across : MIDDLE
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"The pot's all yours" : ILOSE
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Dutch painter Gerard ___ Borch : TER
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Bow out : RESIGN
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Inundated : AWASH
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Fell apart, as a deal : WENTSOUR
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Casino chain founder William F. ___ : HARRAH
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Chan portrayer in film : OLAND
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Has some laughs : YUKSITUP
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Bath suds? : ALE
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Carrier that had a pioneering transpolar route : SAS
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Get clean : DETOX
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Quitting time in Québec, maybe : CINQ
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Cow cover : HIDE
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Press : URGE
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Whiff : MISS
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Worded : PUT
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Titter in a tweet : LOL
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N.F.L. team with teal jerseys, for short : JAX
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Rash treatment : TALC
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High-pitched wind : OBOE
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Bind : QUANDARY
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Some contenders : NOMINEES
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Shout made with a raised arm : TAXI
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Fourth of 12 : APRIL
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"Mi Vida ___," gritty 1994 drama set in L.A. : LOCA
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Like "King Kong" and "Psycho" : REMADE
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Airplane heading : VECTOR
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See 3-Down : SCHOOL
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Hoopster Mourning : ALONZO
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Plain homes? : TEPEES
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Flirted (with) : TOYED
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Sorceress on the island of Aeaea : CIRCE
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___ Oro : RIODE
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Kind of fly, for short : SAC
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Up to, quickly : TIL
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See 6-Across : BAR

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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