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New York Times, Wednesday, August 17, 2005

Author:
Kyle Mahowald
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Kyle Mahowald

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJQU} This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Mahowald. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2005, The New York TimesNo. 0817 ( 20,371 )

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Across
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Letter abbr. : ATTN
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Floor : AMAZE
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Part of golf instruction : GRIP
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Baseball general manager Epstein : THEO
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Send, as payment : REMIT
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Fanny : REAR
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Something to pitch : TENT
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Sister of Thalia : ERATO
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Like a shoppe : OLDE
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Beard of barley : AWN
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Patient person's tactic : WAITINGGAME
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Least square : CHICEST
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Sean of "Lord of the Rings" : ASTIN
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Bamboozled : HOSED
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High-fives : SLAPS
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Relative of -ian : ITE
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Shirt size: Abbr. : LGE
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Monopolist's portion : ALL
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Diehard : AVID
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Show piece? : TELEVISIONSET
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It's used to walk the dog : YOYO
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Red state? : IRE
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Scone's go-with : TEA
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Afore : ERE
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Louisiana Territory explorer : CLARK
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Conglomerate : AMASS
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Back on the high seas : STERN
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Erode : EATINTO
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Throw together, as clothes for an outfit : MIXANDMATCH
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Partner of pitch and roll : YAW
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King or Shepard : ALAN
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Mother ___ : EARTH
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Ness, e.g. : LOCH
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Michigan college or its town : ALMA
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Novelist Zola : EMILE
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Singer Paul : ANKA
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Site of some lashes : MAST
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In a fog : DAZED
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Tops : BEST
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Paper-clip, perhaps : ATTACH
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"My Generation" group : THEWHO
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With 47-Down, title for this puzzle : TENNIS
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"As if!" : NOT
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Calculus calculations : AREAS
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Has coming : MERITS
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Amo, amas, ___ : AMAT
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Alternative to penne : ZITI
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School near Windsor : ETON
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Rum drinks : GROGS
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Family tree entry : RELATIVE
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"My secret's out…" : IADMITIT
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Prettied oneself : PREENED
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Golfing iron : WEDGE
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Mylanta target : GAS
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You might take a bow for this : CELLO
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Goldfinger's torture device : LASER
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Self-proclaimed "Greatest" : ALI
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Connive : PLOT
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Dastardly doings : EVIL
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"Likewise, for me" : ASAMI
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Base of a fajita : TORTILLA
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Reading tests : EYEEXAMS
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401(k) alternative: Abbr. : IRA
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Opposite of o'er : NEATH
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Polite agreement : YESMAAM
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King's domain? : CNN
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Whistler, of a sort : KETTLE
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See 3-Down : ANYONE
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Library area : STACKS
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"Who cares?" : SOWHAT
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Charged : RANAT
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Hurt : ACHED
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A scout may do a good one : DEED
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1950's TV comedy/drama starring Peggy Wood : MAMA
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Home of the Diamondbacks: Abbr. : ARIZ
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Dr. Frankenstein's workplace : LAB

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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