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New York Times, Wednesday, August 8, 2007

Author:
Donna S. Levin
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Donna S. Levin

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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 33 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Levin. NYT links: Across Lite
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Across
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Toyota Camry model : SOLARA
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Dietary needs : FATS
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Balaam's beast : ASS
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1980 John Carpenter chiller : THEFOG
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Sarcastic reply : IBET
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Rap's Dr. ___ : DRE
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Channel swimmer Gertrude : EDERLE
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Novelist Jaffe : RONA
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Crude, e.g. : OIL
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Back-to-the-slammer order? : PAROLEREVERSAL
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Readies, briefly : PREPS
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"___ a traveler from an antique land": "Ozymandias" : IMET
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Son of Judah : ONAN
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Opposite of ecto- : ENDO
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Hard-rock connector : ASA
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Cheerful : SUNNY
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Reason the kids were left alone? : PARENTSTRIKE
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Eiger, e.g. : ALP
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A/C meas. : BTU
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___ Na Na : SHA
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Get stuck with, as the cost : EAT
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Reward for a Ringling invention? : CIRCUSPATENT
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In progress : AFOOT
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La-la lead-in : TRA
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Devil Ray or Blue Jay, for short : ALER
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Prefix with cab or cure : PEDI
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Baba ___, Gilda Radner "S.N.L." character : WAWA
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Coward's lack : SPINE
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Scuff marks on the prairie? : BUFFALOPAWINGS
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Bespectacled dwarf : DOC
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"Young Frankenstein" hunchback : IGOR
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TV's Howser : DOOGIE
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"Norma ___" : RAE
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Poetic times : EENS
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Museum guide : DOCENT
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Since Jan. 1 : YTD
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Be in a stew : FRET
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Alley pickups : SPARES
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Grassy expanse : STEPPE
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"Shoot!" : OHDARN
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Looked like a wolf : LEERED
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Music from across the Atlantic : AFROPOP
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Diner basketful : ROLLS
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Posthumous Pulitzer winner : AGEE
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Dalmatian's master, sometimes : FIREMAN
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Superior to : ABOVE
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Group doctrine : TENET
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Marquee topper : STAR
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"Oklahoma!" gal : ADOANNIE
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Ceylon, now : SRILANKA
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Condiment for pommes frites : SEL
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Revolt : RISEUP
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Go bad : SOUR
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Duma denial : NYET
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Graphic ___ : ARTS
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1970s tennis great Smith : STAN
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Border on : ABUT
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Woman's shoe style : TSTRAP
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1969 and 2000 World Series venue : SHEA
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Put ___ on (limit) : ACAP
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1944 Hitchcock classic : LIFEBOAT
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Cranked out : PRODUCED
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Do : COIF
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Least favorably : ATWORST
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Starchy dessert : TAPIOCA
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Hang around : LINGER
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Object of a tuneup : ENGINE
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Turns to 0, say : RESETS
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It might be placed at a window : WAGER
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Without equal : ALONE
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Hawk's descent : SWOOP
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Feudal estate : FIEF
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Throws in : ADDS
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Prohibitionist : DRY

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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