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New York Times, Monday, August 23, 2010

Author:
Oliver Hill
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Oliver Hill

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Hill. NYT links: Across Lite
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Across
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Some ski lifts : TBARS
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"___ pronounce you man and wife" : INOW
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Basic idea : GIST
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Funnywoman Silverman : SARAH
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Actress Ward : SELA
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Regarding : ASTO
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By any means necessary : ONEWAYORANOTHER
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Reggae relative : SKA
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Seized property, informally : REPO
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Company that introduced Quik in 1948 : NESTLE
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___ facto : IPSO
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Mom's partner : DAD
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___ Lingus : AER
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Work that offers no chance for advancement : DEADENDJOB
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Approximately : ORSO
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"Twelfth Night" duke : ORSINO
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Atlantic or Pacific : OCEAN
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Lake on the California/Nevada border : TAHOE
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Four Monopoly assets: Abbr. : RRS
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Argentine tots : NENES
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Hotshot : MRBIG
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Burr and Copland : AARONS
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Letters after chis : PSIS
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Line showing the relationship between an interest rate and maturity date : YIELDCURVE
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Carpet : RUG
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Uncertainties : IFS
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"And while ___ the subject ..." : IMON
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Pacific weather phenomenon : ELNINO
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___ Bator : ULAN
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Place for giraffes and hippos : ZOO
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Instruction to someone who's on fire : STOPDROPANDROLL
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"Gone With the Wind" plantation : TARA
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22-Across flavor, for short : CHOC
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Was sick : AILED
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Like a line, in brief : ONED
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Ages and ages : EONS
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Catches : SNAGS
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General ___ chicken : TSOS
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Certificate of deposit offerer : BANK
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Region : AREA
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Uncooked : RAW
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It puts a point on a pencil : SHARPENER
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Crustacean with seven pairs of legs : ISOPOD
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Emperor who "fiddled" : NERO
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Suffix with pay : OLA
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Starstruck sort, maybe : WANNABE
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Gangsters' guns : GATS
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1987 flop starring Warren Beatty and Dustin Hoffman : ISHTAR
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Inscribed pillars : STELES
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Bullfighter : TORERO
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Like some questions : YESNO
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Brit. word reference : OED
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Everyday expressions : IDIOMS
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Hospital V.I.P.'s : DOCS
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Speck : DOT
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Paleozoic, e.g. : ERA
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Cigarette residue : ASH
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Author ___ Luis Borges : JORGE
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Narrow margin in a baseball game : ONERUN
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Snakes that can put you in a tight spot? : ANACONDAS
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Muckraker Jacob : RIIS
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Neither here ___ there : NOR
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Letter holder: Abbr. : ENV
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NNW's reverse : SSE
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Coercively : BYFORCE
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Madison Avenue pro : ADMAN
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Part of a magician's mumbo-jumbo : PRESTO
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Islamic sovereign : SULTAN
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Pay no mind to : IGNORE
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Purple flowers : LILACS
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Not Dem. or Rep. : IND
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Apple debut of 2010 : IPAD
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Atop : UPON
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Author Émile : ZOLA
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Cassini who designed for Jackie : OLEG
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Discontinued G.M. car : OLDS
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"Well, what have we here?!" : OHO
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___ Tin Tin : RIN

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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