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New York Times, Friday, September 3, 1965

2-Down : Flatter slavishly.

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 30, Avg Word Len: 5.42, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 87, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,878
Across
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Liqueur flavoring. : CACAO
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In the future. : SOMETIME
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Embellish. : ADORN
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Trying to equal. : EMULATING
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Pope's Castel Gandolfo, for example. : SUMMERRESIDENCE
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Hamburg's river. : ELBE
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Made known. : AIRED
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Vexatious. : MEAN
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Put in store. : LAIDUP
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Symbol of freshness. : DEW
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East: Ger. : OST
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Used up. : ATE
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___ Universe. : MISS
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Hall of Fame name. : SISLER
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Old English letter. : WEN
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Gourdlike fruits. : PEPOS
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Resembling galena. : LEADY
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Hearthside's glow. : FIRELIGHT
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Baffling question. : POSER
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Raison ___. : DETRE
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Relative of Henry. : HAL
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Expresses an opinion. : OPINES
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Cross swords. : DUEL
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Former Italian queen. : ENA
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___ Aviv. : TEL
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Type of income: Abbr. : DIV
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Lucky piece. : AMULET
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French novelist. : ANET
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Hymenopterous insects. : WASPS
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Tourist center in Alaska. : NOME
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Event following a primary. : GENERALELECTION
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Corral. : ENCLOSURE
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Soissons' river. : AISNE
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Relative of a freeloader. : DEADHEAD
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Suffer. : BLEED
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Established judicial ruling. : CASELAW
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Flatter slavishly. : ADULATE
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How much?: Fr. : COMBIEN
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___ forces. : ARMED
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Pronoun. : ONE
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California Indian. : SERI
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Hebrew measure. : OMER
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Meditated. : MUSED
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Leaves out. : ELIDES
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Youngster. : TAD
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Particular. : ITEM
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Long Island village. : MINEOLA
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Sheathed. : ENCASED
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People. : GENTRY
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Buccaneer's weapon. : RAPIER
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Worked at the plate. : UMPIRED
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Physicist Roentgen. : WILHELM
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Hastened. : SPED
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Did a cobbler's job. : SOLED
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6-4, for example. : SET
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In ___ (in position). : SITU
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Marsh. : FEN
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Lubricant. : GREASE
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Thick soup. : POTAGE
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Type of TV program. : OPENEND
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Hamlet's last word. : SILENCE
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Writer of historic love letters. : HELOISE
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Pasqueflower. : ANEMONE
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Drew towards night. : LATENED
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Hypothetical college, provincial style. : SIWASH
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Worth. : VALUE
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Before. : UNTIL
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Tissue: Anat. : TELA
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Evening, in Italy. : SERA
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Implored. : PLED
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Stick. : ROD
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Part of a truck. : CAB

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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