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New York Times, Saturday, August 6, 1994

Author:
Wayne Robert Williams
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Wayne Robert Williams

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 26 Missing: {JKQYZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Williams. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0806 ( 16,342 )
Across
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Plunder : RAPINE
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Tangible tribute : MEMORIAL
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Sweet-talk : ENAMOR
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Investigation subject : EXAMINEE
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Picket fence : PALING
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Disciple of Socrates : XENOPHON
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Agreeing (with) : ATONE
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Spica's location : VIRGO
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So. state : ALA
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Norton Sound city : NOME
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100: Prefix : HECTO
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Go ga-ga : FLIP
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Old record label : EMI
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Surroundings : AURAS
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''...the _____ are getting fat'': ''Beggar's Rhyme'' : GEESE
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Referee's assistant : LINESMAN
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Word with street or buffet : CAR
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Old World breed : SCOTTISHTERRIER
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Out of sight : HID
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Gone with the wind : AIRBORNE
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Misses : WOMEN
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Needles : RILES
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Football positions: Abbr. : RTS
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Saltwater lake : ARAL
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Counts' equivalents : EARLS
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Dreadful : DIRE
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Silly Caesar : SID
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Seed coats : ARILS
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''Paradise Lost'' character : SATAN
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Not bought : HOMEMADE
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Learned scholar : SAVANT
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Takes up : ELEVATES
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Manifest : EVINCE
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Forum honchos : SENATORS
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Tried by fire : TESTED
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Changes walls : REPANELS
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Structural as opposed to functional : ANATOMIC
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Trigger, for example : PALOMINO
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Ammonia derivative : IMINE
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Zilch : NONE
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Physics unit : ERG
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New World breed : MEXICANHAIRLESS
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Wields : EXERTS
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Juicy fruit : MANGO
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Novel that begins with a mutiny : OMOO
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Final letters? : RIP
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Suck up : INHALE
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Ancient region in Asia Minor : AEOLIS
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Delaware Indian : LENAPE
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Miles and others : VERAS
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Sticky : HUMID
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Iron: Prefix : FERRO
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Actor John : ASTIN
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Outfits : GARBS
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One of the Barrymores : ETHEL
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Saturn's daughter : CERES
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Money holders : TILLS
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Princess's pea, e.g. : IRRITANT
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On ramp : ENTRANCE
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Took the wrong way : RESENTED
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Machine loads : WASHES
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Jim Palmer, notably : ORIOLE
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Bedlamites : MADMEN
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Commando : RAIDER
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Lady with a lyre : ERATO
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Cup name : DAVIS
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Part of conjugation practice : AMAT
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But : SAVE
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The ''I Don't Care Girl'' Tanguay : EVA
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Implant : SET

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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