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New York Times, Saturday, August 14, 2004

3.7 x 10 to the 10th power disintegrations per second, to a physicist

Author:
Joe DiPietro
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Joe DiPietro

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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 69 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York Times8/14/04 ( No. 20,003 )

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Fill : SATE
5
Puppets : MENOFSTRAW
15
Blockage : CLOG
16
Question from the back seat : AREWETHERE
17
Excitedly : AGOG
18
Napery : TABLELINEN
19
Decrease the production (of) : MAKELESS
21
Beginning of time? : ONEAD
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Fancy : ADORE
23
Fire extinguishers : DOUSERS
25
Foes of the Seminoles : GATORS
27
3.7 x 10 to the 10th power disintegrations per second, to a physicist : CURIE
28
Certain Arab : OMANI
29
Ideal match, it's said, for a Cabernet Sauvignon : RARESTEAK
33
Kind of seat : BOX
34
Break time, often : TENAM
35
Buddy, in slang : ACE
36
Wasn't generous with : SKIMPEDON
39
Group belonging to the same rank : CASTE
41
Top spot? : AERIE
42
Give : CAVEIN
43
1997 Stallone film : COPLAND
46
Thomas Mann novella "___ Kröger" : TONIO
47
"I'm gone" : ADIOS
48
Flip over : GOMADFOR
51
Temporary lodging : PIEDATERRE
54
1950's-60's TV horse : FURY
55
Having little support : OUTONALIMB
56
Sailing along : ASEA
57
Good bettors follow it : SMARTMONEY
58
Shockingly bright : NEON
Down
1
Cozenage : SCAM
2
Eukaryotic organism : ALGA
3
Went faster than by foot, say : TOOKATAXI
4
Exhorted : EGGEDON
5
Mums : MATERS
6
Wipe : ERASE
7
Bills : NEBS
8
Symbol of Minerva : OWL
9
It's often fixed : FEE
10
Super Bowl champs of 2000 : STLOUIS
11
Not laid on thick : THINSET
12
She played Irene in "Me, Myself & Irene" : RENEE
13
Backward : AREAR
14
Proceeds : WENDS
20
Romance author Foster : LORI
23
Longtime Leonard foe : DURAN
24
Its nickname is "Family City, U.S.A." : OREM
25
A lot : GOBS
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Crazily : AMOK
27
Woodskin, e.g. : CANOE
29
Made over : REDID
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Feature of good design : EASEOFUSE
31
Start of a show : ACTI
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Biting : KEEN
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It has a forked tail : TERN
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Foulness : MALODOR
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Robert Burns, the ___ Bard : PEASANT
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Galilee town in John 2:1 : CANA
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Follower and then some : AVIDFAN
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Obtain : COMEBY
43
Family heads : CAPOS
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Loathing : ODIUM
45
Noted Italian marble : PIETA
46
"Careless Hands" crooner, 1949 : TORME
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Show of amusement : GRIN
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Wafers-and-creme treat : OREO
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Baseball's first $1 million/year player : RYAN
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Topper : TAM
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"Olé ___" (1976 rock album) : ELO

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later.

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