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Fred Piscop
Fred Piscop

NY Times, Sun, Mar 16, 2003 DIAGRAMLESS

Author:
Fred Piscop
Editor:
Will Shortz
Rows: 17, Columns: 17, Words: 84, Blocks: 72
Notepad: This diagramless is 17 squares wide by 17 squares deep and has regular crossword symmetry. The first square across is the third square in the first row.
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© 2003, The New York Times
Across
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Letter before beth : ALEPH
6
Pinup's leg : GAM
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Bacon serving : RASHER
11
Hailer's call : TAXI
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They're changed : FLATTIRES
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Like some Jews : HASIDIC
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Not so green : RIPER
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Zigzag downhill : SLALOM
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With 46-Across, place to barter : SWAP
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Some ranges : AMANAS
24
Construction piece : IBAR
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Freudian topic : EGO
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Medical research agcy. : NIH
27
They're changed : DANCEPARTNERS
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Heckler's missile : TOMATO
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Came out of a second nap : REAWOKE
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From K.C. to New Orleans : SSE
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Frozen waffle brand : EGGO
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On the lam : LOOSE
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They're changed : DOLLARBILLS
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English county : SHIRE
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See 21-Across : MEET
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Key in the upper-left corner : ESC
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Carder's request : LICENSE
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Advertising promo : TEASER
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They're changed : RADIOSTATIONS
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Drug in William Shatner novels : TEK
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First mate? : EVE
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Protest singer Phil : OCHS
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Balkan Peninsula region : THRACE
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Carrots partner : PEAS
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Wraps around a tree : TOTALS
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Undemanding, as a job : CUSHY
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Went in circles? : ORBITED
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They're changed : WETBABIES
73
60-Across's domain : EDEN
74
Took to the cleaners : SOAKED
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Brooklynese pronoun : DEM
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Bel ___ cheese : PAESE
Down
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Algonquian Indians : ARAPAHOS
2
Grow dark : LATEN
3
"CHiPs" star Erik : ESTRADA
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Key word? : PHI
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Half a matched set : HERS
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Krypton, e.g. : GAS
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Italy was in it : AXIS
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Wednesdays : MIDWEEKS
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Museum item : RELIC
11
Skye cap : TAM
12
Football's Tarkenton : FRAN
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55 m.p.h. and others : LIMITS
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Kemo ___ : SABE
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Goddesses of the seasons : HORAE
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"Same here" : IAGREE
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Some noncoms : CPOS
20
Covering for a winter carriage ride, maybe : LAPROBE
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Didn't play : SAT
28
Eggnog time : NOEL
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Political cartoonist Ted : RALL
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Like Nash's llama : TWOL
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Loops on lassos : NOOSES
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Florence family name : MEDICI
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Legislation of concern to hunters : GAMEACT
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Coll. sr.'s test : GRE
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Popular cookie : OREO
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Lorgnette part : LENS
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"What's ___ you?" : ITTO
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Amistad, for one : SLAVER
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Convertible sofa brand : HIDEABED
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Hold for later : SETASIDE
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Scene including the Magi : CRECHE
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Put up with : STOOD
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Med. specialty : ENT
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Southern corn bread : ASHCAKE
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Defaulter's loss : REPO
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Get friendlier : THAW
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59-Down, e.g. : ISLES
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Florida features : KEYS
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Snuffy Smith et al. : RUBES
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Ally (with) : SIDE
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Wrestling count : TEN
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Organ piece : STOP
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Pro ___ (for now) : TEM
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Meadow call : BAA
Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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