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New York Times, Saturday, July 31, 2004

Author:
Byron Walden
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Byron Walden

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 26 Missing: {QVXZ} This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Walden. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 0731 ( 19,989 )

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Across
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1971 Bond girl portrayer : JILLSTJOHN
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It's often given a red coat : EDAM
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Something that may be twisted apart : OREOCOOKIE
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Deal : COPE
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Fancied : COTTONEDTO
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Language of the 1983 film title "Koyaanisqatsi" : HOPI
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Contracted into folds : KNITTED
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They may be blowing in the wind : SPORES
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Plus-or-minus fig. : EST
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1998 name in the news : TRIPP
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Get set to shoot : AIMAT
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It may put you in a difficult position : YOGA
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Modest : SMALLSCALE
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Thackeray's "The Book of ___" : SNOBS
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"It's all ___" : ANACT
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Dungeons & Dragons co., once : TSR
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Kind of story : SHAGGYDOG
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G.E. co-founder : TAE
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It may fill up your tank : ALGAE
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Keep from desiccating : REWET
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Jet-setters : HIGHFLIERS
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Ballyshannon's river : ERNE
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Corn problem : ERGOT
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Conical dryers : OASTS
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It's hard to get a grip on : ICE
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Over : ACROSS
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Shirt that leaves the midriff exposed : CROPTOP
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Applied oneself (to) : TOOK
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Request to a cabby : PULLINHERE
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Capacity : ROLE
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Oscar nominee for "A Man and a Woman" : ANOUKAIMEE
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Soprano Ameling : ELLY
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Untold : NUMBERLESS
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They're usually short ... or shorts : JOCKEYS
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Affixes, in a way : IRONSON
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"Move on" : LETITGO
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Senator who succeeded John Stennis : LOTT
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"Gladiator" director : SCOTT
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Some cartridges' contents : TONERS
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Famed streaker of 1941 : JOEDIMAGGIO
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Let pass : OKD
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Chart maker : HIT
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Hardly classicists : NEOS
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Making a comeback? : ECHOIC
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Punching bag, so to speak : DOORMAT
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Kind of court : APPEALS
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Expert, slangily : MEISTER
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One who may marry repeatedly : PASTOR
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Supercontinent of 200+ million years ago : PANGAEA
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1998 Ice Cube film, with "The" : PLAYERSCLUB
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Exerciser's pride : ABS
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Plasma alternative, for short : LCD
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Lift passages : SHAFTS
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Tied, in a way : ALL
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Thou : GEE
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Globe, e.g. : THEATRE
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Send a jet over? : AIRCOOL
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Dim sum selection : EGGROLL
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Correspondence request : WRITEME
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Added numbers : ENCORES
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Mobile homes : TEEPEES
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Something to play : HOOKEY
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Forty-niner's fantasy : STRIKE
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Aid in removal of mines : SONAR
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Arch : SPAN
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"Buck Rogers" novelist Nowlan : PHIL
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Big name in Burmese history : UNU
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Actor in Pink Panther films : LOM

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 7 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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