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New York Times, Saturday, August 7, 1999

Perform part of a liturgical service

Author:
Trip Payne
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Trip Payne

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 28 Missing: {JKQXYZ} This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Payne. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1999, The New York Times8/7/99 ( No. 18,169 )
Across
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Making binding : SANCTIONING
12
They might end in spikes: Abbr. : TDS
15
Repeatedly : OVERANDOVER
16
Hack : HEW
17
Controlling body : DIRECTORATE
18
I-85, e.g. : RTE
19
"Crimes and Misdemeanors" actor : ALDA
20
Zest : ORANGEPEEL
22
Alternatives to Jordache : SASSONS
24
Stationary : ATREST
25
Edmonton-to-Winnipeg dir. : ESE
26
Shanghai cocktail ingredient : ANISETTE
28
L's meaning, sometimes : LOSS
30
Some special agents : TMEN
31
Where to alight from a lighter : PIER
32
Booth offering, perhaps : TAN
33
Emily Dickinson's home : AMHERST
36
One of a couple : MRS
37
Felt repentance : RUED
39
The current "-zoic" : CENO
40
Commands respect : AWES
42
Freed, in a way : UNPEGGED
44
Riches, in 2-Down : ORO
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Hard: Prefix : SCLERO
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Lacking support, so to speak : BRALESS
50
Hyères to La Spezia : THERIVIERA
53
Ruckus : FLAP
54
Ice cream shop, in New England : SPA
55
Cole Porter's birthplace : PERUINDIANA
57
Intro-level class teachers, often : TAS
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Choose classes early : PREREGISTER
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It's usually "on" or "to" something : ODE
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Check phrase : ENDORSEHERE
Down
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Vending machine filler : SODAS
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Basilica of San Vicente setting : AVILA
3
They aren't in : NERDS
4
Rink areas : CREASES
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Part of a game win : TAC
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Perform part of a liturgical service : INTONE
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They mingle at landfills : ODORS
8
Ibsen heroine : NORA
9
Physiologist Pavlov : IVAN
10
Stockholders like to see them : NETGAINS
11
Hails : GREETS
12
Like Ali as heavyweight champion : THREETIME
13
Bigots, e.g. : DETESTERS
14
Suffers the dog days : SWELTERS
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Get ready : PREP
23
Greek peak : OSSA
26
Switch around : AMEND
27
Poppaea's husband : NERO
28
Discovery zone? : LAUNCHPAD
29
Box-office request : ONEPLEASE
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What you used to be : THEE
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Relies upon : TRUSTSTO
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Winner of 17 electoral votes : MCGOVERN
35
Where Mammy worked : TARA
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Lots of bucks : DEER
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Rapacious : WOLFISH
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Winter woe : GRIPPE
44
Sumatra residents : ORANGS
46
Pipe type : BRIER
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Lift up : ELATE
48
More balanced : SANER
49
Lacking froufrou : SPARE
51
Red-hot : IRED
52
Current currency : EURO
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It's spotted in casinos : DIE

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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