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New York Times, Tuesday, July 5, 2005

Author:
Beth Hinshaw
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Beth Hinshaw

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Hinshaw. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2005, The New York TimesNo. 0705 ( 20,328 )

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Across
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Tough trips : TREKS
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Poster holder : TACK
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Shi'ites, e.g. : SECT
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Two under, on the links : EAGLE
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Double-reeded woodwind : OBOE
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Pertaining to : INRE
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Tee off : ANGER
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Elbow/hand connector : ULNA
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Marked, as a box on a test : XDIN
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Noted actor's writing implements? : SEANPENNSPENS
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"Nope" : NAH
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Actress Hatcher : TERI
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Candidate's concern : IMAGE
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Instruction to a woman in labor : BREATHE
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Get-up-and-go : VIM
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Danger signal : RED
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Yo-Yo Ma's instrument : CELLO
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Rodeo wear, often : DENIM
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Noted actor's sons? : ALANLADDSLADS
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Farmer's spring purchase : SEEDS
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Orderly grouping : ARRAY
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Dear old ___ : DAD
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Headlight setting : DIM
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Public face : PERSONA
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"Wheel of Fortune" purchases : AEIOU
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Huge-screen film format : IMAX
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Church perch : PEW
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Noted actor's underarms? : BRADPITTSPITS
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Shopper stopper : SALE
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Fiddle sticks : BOWS
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California/Nevada lake : TAHOE
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Keep ___ (persist) : ATIT
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A couple of chips in the pot, maybe : ANTE
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Tempest : STORM
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Perfect Olympic scores : TENS
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Makes calls : REFS
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"Breaking Away" director Peter : YATES
Down
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Lipton product : TEA
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Made haste : RAN
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Shade of white : EGGSHELL
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Swiss artist Paul : KLEE
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Word repeated after "Que" in song : SERA
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Rug with nothing swept under it? : TOUPEE
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More competent : ABLER
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Plotted : CONNIVED
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9/11 commission chairman Thomas : KEAN
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Rush-hour hr. : SIXPM
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Win over : ENDEAR
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Shrink in fear : CRINGE
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Made tight, as muscles : TENSED
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Highest degree : NTH
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Analogous : SIMILAR
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"The West Wing" network : NBC
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Plane measure : AREA
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Resigned remark : ALAS
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Cut down on the flab : TONEDUP
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Electees : INS
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Dentist's deg. : DDS
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Neighbor of Earth : MARS
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Floral necklace : LEI
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Movie ticket mandate : ADMITONE
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Finesse stroke in tennis : DROPSHOT
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With it, mentally : SANE
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Not fly absolutely straight : YAW
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Blots lightly : DABSAT
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Supply with oxygen : AERATE
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Join a teleconference : DIALIN
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Written permissions : PASSES
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Abbr. before a date on a pkg. : EXP
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"Golden Boy" playwright : ODETS
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Workweek letters : MTWTF
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Construction beam : IBAR
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Wee : ITSY
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"See ya!" : TATA
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Miner's find : ORE
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German spa : EMS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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