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Sam Ezersky
Sam Ezersky

NY Times, Sun, Mar 26, 2017 PUNS AND ANAGRAMS

Author:Sam Ezersky
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: , Blocks: 33, Across Lite
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© 2017, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Leader found in a great feast, oddly : ARAFAT
7. Geez, a boor must come here often : GOGOBAR
14. Laptop brand that gets no love : LENOVO
15. Agreement for which he's a mere copycat : SAMEHERE
16. What a soldier in a cot is not seeing : ACTION
17. Stuff shucked by a calm team : CLAMMEAT
18. BILLERS : BILLWITHERS
20. Org. that'll know if you fib : FBI
21. Animal opening a pet shop : APE
22. $1 Macs, probably : SCAM
23. Like Ivan the Conceited : VAIN
24. Fr4nch fa1ily m2mbe3 : MERE
26. They may be reincarnated as dogs : GODS
29. Lea's cousin : ELSA
30. Sasses front to back : ASSESS
33. SLOTS : SANDLOTS
35. Poker player's "Wanna play?," in a text : RUIN
37. Ditto ___ (Chagall Chagall) : MARC
38. Spelling clarification from a young washbowl attendant : BASINBOY
42. Troubles with pliers : PERILS
46. ___ estate (film set) : REEL
47. Pet's stride : STEP
49. Elon University School of Law newbie : ONEL
50. Like octopuses and depictions of Brahma : ARMY
51. Calls a taxi for a Cockney : AILS
54. When tripled, Santa's gardening cry : HOE
55. Paste obtained from lamp oil : POI
56. In a decathlon's vicinity : CLOSEATHAND
60. Partisan hopeful : ASPIRANT
62. This size, approximately, by age one : YEABIG
63. My card on inactivity : DORMANCY
64. "Um, that fur isn't yours. It's, ___" : ERMINE
65. S'cut : SLOPPED
66. Relaxed in the desert : RESTED
1. Home of many M.L.B. forays : ALABAMA
2. These have precise instructions for cooks : RECIPES
3. Rentals for bucks : ANTLERS
4. Weapon of 51 Olympians : FOIL
5. Swears to return Southwest eggs : AVOWS
6. Gift label message for actor Cage : TONIC
7. Force strong enough to break a leg : GALE
8. Man concealed by Harpo Marx : OMAR
9. Meg's rubies, e.g. : GEMS
10. "Heavens! There's no end to it!" : OHM
11. Cattle breeder's able foe : BEEFALO
12. Barista who knows a lot about the Mideast : ARABIST
13. Nastier eye parts : RETINAS
15. Sep. to Jun., academically : SCHMOS
19. Middle of a pentagram : TAG
23. Clover fastener : VELCRO
25. How a resemblance may appear to a leery eye : EERILY
27. Beaver's "Shucks!" : DAM
28. 'Tain't much of a snooze : SNAP
31. Favorite ___ (our star) : SUN
32. Be sis and bro : SIBS
34. Dr. on the red carpet : DRE
36. Weight-lifted : NOT
38. Lingerie components that get bad raps : BRAPADS
39. Deodorant of a looser consistency : AEROSOL
40. Player showing some promise : SEMIPRO
41. Eats wise, like bread dough : YEASTY
43. Dressed as a nun : INHABIT
44. Like a cat on line one : LEONINE
45. Like seal, sail, soil or soul : SLEDGED
48. 12zz3ria product : PIE
52. Puh-lace to hide out : LAYER
53. Measure of a tree's wood : STERE
56. Losing dice throw to carp about : CRAP
57. Track assignment for Neal : LANE
58. Like album no. 600 : ONCD
59. Their acting is a sham : HAMS
61. Kind of acting : IMP
Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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