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New York Times, Thursday, September 27, 2001

Author:
Manny Nosowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Manny Nosowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 32 Missing: {QZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 140 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 0927 ( 18,951 )
Across
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Queen's land : SHEBA
6
Data card debris : CHAD
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Fast-food option : TOGO
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Greens : SALAD
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Learning style : ROTE
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Discordant : AJAR
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West Indian parent? : GRANDBAHAMAMAMA
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Dangerous situation : TINDERBOX
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Pitch : SPIEL
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Part of N.E.A.: Abbr. : EDUC
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"Kiss me as if it were the last time" speaker : ILSA
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Telephone part : CORD
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Fruit cake? : CASABABABA
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Draw upon : USE
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Lap dog : PEKE
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Buy in a hurry : SNAPUP
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SeaWorld resident : SHAMU
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Street shadower : ELM
40
Thit and thas? : TYPOS
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Dangerous pronouncements : HERESY
43
Medieval or modern weapon : MACE
45
Tough cleaner : LYE
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Laugh on a bike? : YAMAHAHAHA
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Come clean, with "up" : FESS
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New York congresswoman ___ Lowey : NITA
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Some time ago : ONCE
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Most respectful (of) : INAWE
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Earning position : WAGELEVEL
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Art form in Quebec? : LOWERCANADADADA
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Carbon compound : ENOL
63
1960's singer with the Del Satins : DION
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Ubangi's outlet : CONGO
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Dress (up) : DOLL
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Itsy-bitsy : TINY
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Supplicant's supporters : KNEES
Down
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Army E-6: Abbr. : SSGT
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Mata ___ : HARI
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Spirit : ELAN
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Got together : BANDED
5
Did sums : ADDED
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Shore dinner appetizer : CRABCAKE
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Jolly response : HOHO
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Loss of muscle coordination : ATAXIA
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Clinton, e.g.: Abbr. : DEM
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Buccaneer's place : TAMPABAY
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California town east of Santa Barbara : OJAI
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Ready and willing : GAME
13
Kind of tradition : ORAL
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Comic Lenny : BRUCE
19
Armand of "The Marrying Man" : ASSANTE
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They may hang in the balance: Abbr. : LBS
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Like some jobs : CUSHY
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Kitty ___ (mistress in Irish history) : OSHEA
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Get strong again : REARM
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Seat of Dallas County, Alabama : SELMA
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Computer logo : APPLE
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They barely keep their heads above water : BUOYS
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Parts of chapels : APSES
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Less apt to wait one's turn : PUSHIER
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Have good intentions : MEANWELL
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Reddish-brown : MAHOGANY
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China's Sun ___-sen : YAT
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Like some chairs : CANED
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Pro Bowl site : HAWAII
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Eat : FEEDON
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Striking noise : CLACK
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"___ Three Lives" : ILED
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Jumping a line, e.g. : NONO
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Concern for an M.P. : AWOL
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This may follow words of wisdom : ANON
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Rooster site, maybe : VANE
58
Result of honing : EDGE
59
Golden Triangle country : LAOS
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Chi. clock setting : CDT

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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