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New York Times, Tuesday, August 3, 2010

1910-36 for George V, and 1936-52 for George VI

Author:
Paula Gamache
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Paula Gamache

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 3 Featured in Will Shortz's favorite puzzlemakers This is puzzle # 73 for Ms. Gamache.
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© 2010, The New York Times8/3/10 ( No. 22,183 )

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Across
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Pressure meas. : PSI
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One who's devilishly devoted? : FIEND
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Opening in the Navy? : HATCH
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Orange Monopoly avenue : TENNESSEE
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Yves Saint Laurent fragrance : OPIUM
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They're up : BASEBALLBATTERS
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Ready to serve : ONEA
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___ Park (Coney Island destination) : LUNA
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Kind of basis in accounting : ACCRUAL
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Gullibility : NAIVETE
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Asian holiday : TET
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Some Wall Street Journal charts : STOCKPRICES
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Topic for Madame de Pompadour and Louis XV : AMOUR
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"Begone!" : SCAT
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They're waiting to be persuaded : UNDECIDEDVOTERS
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Beta dog's view : REAR
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___ 180 (about-faces) : DOESA
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Western entrances : SALOONDOORS
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Shooter's choice, briefly : SLR
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"Sweet" bloomer : ALYSSUM
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Chocolate-coated marshmallow sandwich : MOONPIE
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Working hard : ATIT
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"Star Trek: T.N.G." counselor Deanna : TROI
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Category for 17-, 31-, 35- and 43-Across : THINGSTHATSWING
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Proverbial prevention portion : OUNCE
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Not in its original form, as an article : REWRITTEN
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Argentine money : PESOS
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Herbert Hoover, by birth : IOWAN
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Ernie on a green : ELS
Down
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Small craft with launching tubes : PTBOAT
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Occasion when everyone holds hands, maybe : SEANCE
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Raid target : INSECT
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Short mo. : FEB
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"This ___ test" : ISA
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Subj. for some foreigners : ESL
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1994 Jodie Foster title role : NELL
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Attack, as false science : DEBUNK
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Gas : HOTAIR
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Well-put : APT
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Dead heat : TIE
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Dog that should be on a leash : CUR
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___ Beagle : HMS
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Practically touching : NEAR
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Take ___ (snooze) : ANAP
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"Semper Fi" grp. : USMC
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Yours, to Yves : ATOI
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Turned up : LOUD
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Windows XP successor : VISTA
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"___ homo" : ECCE
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Symbol of wistfulness : TEAR
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Forecasting figs. : ESTS
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Words to live by : CREDO
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Houston skaters : AEROS
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___ Minor : URSA
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NPR host Conan : NEAL
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Tony-winning Tyne : DALY
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Awful end : DOOM
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___ Beach, Fla. : VERO
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Italian bone : OSSO
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Some Oklahomans : OSAGES
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"Phooey!" : NUTS
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Composer Shostakovich : DMITRI
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Preternatural creature : SPRITE
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Cousin of Lancelot : LIONEL
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1910-36 for George V, and 1936-52 for George VI : REIGNS
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Abbr. on a food package : NTWT
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Dutch film director van Gogh : THEO
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Shirt or blouse : TOP
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Photoshop adjustment : HUE
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Connected crowd : INS
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Sgt., e.g. : NCO
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"So cute!" : AWW
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Refrain syllable : TRA
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Idolatry, for one : SIN

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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