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New York Times, Saturday, August 22, 2009

Author:
Karen M. Tracey
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Karen M. Tracey

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 26 Missing: {PV} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 27 for Ms. Tracey. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2009, The New York TimesNo. 0822 ( 21,837 )
Across
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Spook's break-in : BAGJOB
7
Gallery : CORRIDOR
15
Deafening : ABLARE
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Co-composer of the "Prophecy Theme" in "Dune" : BRIANENO
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Like some wages and wastelands : FROZEN
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Fractions of a gourde : CENTIMES
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Muffed on the green : FOOZLED
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Kyle's baby brother on "South Park" : IKE
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They occur when things are all tied up, briefly : OTS
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Quick flights : LAMS
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Herd : horse :: knot : ___ : TOAD
26
Asian royal : RANEE
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Very unpopular model : EDSEL
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Very unpopular worker : SCAB
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It might get rolled off : LINT
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Assemblée législative : SENAT
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Blue Light brewer : LABATT
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Olympic gold medalist who was a "Dancing With the Stars" champion : KRISTIYAMAGUCHI
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One barely living? : NUDIST
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Reference abbr. : ETSEQ
43
Home of the Viking Ship Museum : OSLO
44
Enthused : AGOG
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Kid that has a nap : SUEDE
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"___ the last time ...?" : WHENS
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Fresh : ANEW
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Physical, e.g. : EXAM
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Razor handle? : BIC
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Creed component : ISM
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Italian city with an annual music festival : SANREMO
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Betters : ENHANCES
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Plumlike fruit : LOQUAT
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Cut short in performing : STACCATO
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Place for many a piano : LOUNGE
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Was close to failure : TOTTERED
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The Sierra Nevada Minarets, e.g. : ARETES
Down
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Cause to be stuck : BAFFLE
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In wide circulation : ABROAD
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Depressions : GLOOMS
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Swingers' get-together? : JAZZSESSION
5
Russian oblast or its capital : OREL
6
"By the Waters of Babylon" author, 1937 : BENET
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Where Alex Trebek worked as a newscaster : CBC
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Brand of 17-Across food : OREIDA
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Setting for 37-Across : RINK
10
Critic : RATER
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Ristorante suffix : INI
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One who may get dispossessed? : DEMONIAC
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Agent's cut, maybe : ONETENTH
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"Beata Beatrix" painter : ROSSETTI
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"I'm all ears!" : DOSAY
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Mythological hunter : ACTAEON
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Home of the annual Gathering of Nations powwow, the world's largest celebration of Native American culture : ALBUQUERQUE
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Response of assent : LETS
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Panama's San ___ Islands : BLAS
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New York congresswoman Lowey : NITA
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A long stretch : AGES
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Have the most reliable info : KNOWBEST
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Undertake precipitately : RUSHINTO
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Yak : IDLECHAT
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You can get them on the house: Abbr. : MTGES
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It passes through a pollen tube : GAMETE
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Dramatic order to leave : EXEUNT
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Hit to the wallet : DAMAGE
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Doesn't play conservatively : EMOTES
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From : SINCE
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When repeated, Columbia feeder : WALLA
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Cutting-edge development? : SCAR
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American-born queen : NOOR
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Performance piece? : ACT
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Green stuff : SOD

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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