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NY Times, Sun, Nov 14, 2021 OUT OF ORDER

Author:
Alex Eaton-Salners
Editor:
Will Shortz
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 44
Notepad: The answer to every clue in this puzzle has an anagram. To solve, answer a clue, then rearrange its letters to get a new word, name, phrase or other crossword entry to be filled in the grid. For example, 1-Across, "Rights org.," is ACLU. That's an anagram of UCLA, which you may enter at 1-Across.
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© 2021, The New York Times
Across
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Rights org. : UCLA
5
Jazzy improv singing : CATS
9
Mideast land: Abbr. : EAU
12
Ends of fishing lines : SHOOK
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Some music in Mumbai : AGRA
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Grouch : CARB
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Lost consciousness (7,3) : BUCKETLOAD
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Untruths : ISLE
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Dubai dignitaries : MISER
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Mail alternative to stamped : DEMETER
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Cathedral recesses : PASSE
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Musical pauses : TRESS
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___ smear : APP
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Once around the track : PAL
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Dance at a Jewish wedding : HOAR
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Soup utensil : SNOOP
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Window pieces : NAPES
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Expected, as a baby : EDU
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Info like 23C, 47F, etc., for airplane passengers (4,11) : INSTANTMESSAGES
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2,000 pounds : NOT
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Thieve : LEAST
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Harvest : ANGLE
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Itsy-bitsy bit : MOAT
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Sign outside a hit play, in brief : ORS
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"___ 'em, Rover!" : CSI
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Streetcars : SMART
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Twirls : SNIPS
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Howling spirit : HASBEEN
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Together (2,3) : AEONS
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Tidy : ANTE
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Fruit-filled dessert with streusel topping (5,5) : PAPERCLIPS
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Asked to see a driver's license, say, informally : DIED
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Hoppy brews, in brief : PISA
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Fragrance of roses : TATAR
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Issa of "Insecure" : EAR
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Roster : SLIT
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Blood vessel : VENI
Down
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Kids' transport to school : USB
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A lot : CHUM
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Shape of a spring : LOCI
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Good, long bath : AOKS
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Fond du ___, Wis. : CAL
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Smallest Indian state : AGO
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Like movies, by the Motion Picture Association : TRADE
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Fruity beverages : SADE
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Sets apart : EASTEREGGS
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Eye surgeon's tool : ARLES
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An eye for an "I," say : UBERS
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Surreptitious look : KEEP
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Jong who wrote "Fear of Flying" : CIERA
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Piece : TRAP
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John of "Full House" : MTOSSA
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The Devil : SANTA
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Sockeye and coho : SLAMSON
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Billionth: Prefix : ANNO
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Baseball and football, as opposed to boxing (4,6) : POSTMASTER
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Bottom's opposite : POT
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"Steady as ___ goes" : HES
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Connections : SIN
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Eagerly accept, as an opportunity (4,2) : PALATE
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Balderdash : PETRI
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Not doing anything : DELI
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Take to court : USE
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Half a score : NET
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Soda container : ANC
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Filled with ennui : ORBED
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Hip-hop performances : SPAR
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Opposite of tails : SHADE
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Inner soul : MANIA
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Things hammers hammer : SNAIL
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"___ la vie" : SECT
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Livens (up) : EPPS
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Flattened circle : OLAV
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Fork prong : NITE
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Siestas : SPAN
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Dainty drink : PSI
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___ kwon do : EAT
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Tax org. : SRI
Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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