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New York Times – February 5 2019

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New York Times – February 5 2019

Across
1. Leg muscle, in sports slang : HAMMY
6. Beach lotion letters : SPF
9. Grease, informally : LUBE
13. Tough H.S. science course : APBIO
14. “If I Could Turn Back Time” singer, 1989 : CHER
15. Per item : APOP
16. “I’m game — just give me the signal” : READYWHENYOUARE
19. Iowa senator Ernst : JONI
20. Kind of cord for a daredevil : BUNGEE
21. Emmy-nominated Lucy : LIU
23. ___-ray Disc : BLU
25. Costa ___ : RICA
26. Celtics player-turned-executive : DANNYAINGE
29. Snake warning : HISS
32. On the open ocean : ATSEA
33. Stitch line : SEAM
35. Something a pedant picks : NIT
36. Cambridge sch. : MIT
37. Come before : PRECEDE
40. Dallas sch. : SMU
41. Prefix with brow : UNI
42. Fly majestically : SOAR
43. Suppress : SITON
45. Pots’ partners : PANS
47. Something to take after a garlicky meal : BREATHMINT
50. Cinnamony tea : CHAI
52. 1914-18 conflict, for short : WWI
53. Broke a fast : ATE
54. Get hold of : OBTAIN
56. 1960s British P.M. ___ Douglas-Home : ALEC
58. “Let’s do it!” … or comment on the last words of 16-, 26- and 47-Across, when said together out loud : SOUNDSLIKEAPLAN
64. Laundry basketful : LOAD
65. Horrible person : OGRE
66. Oreo filler : CREME
67. The first “O” in YOLO : ONLY
68. Scot’s “not” : NAE
69. Lift up : HOIST
Down
1. Sarcastic laugh syllable : HAR
2. Human’s closest relative : APE
3. Many a C.F.O.’s degree : MBA
4. When the abolition of slavery is commemorated : MIDJUNE
5. Toy on a string : YOYO
6. “Thar ___ blows!” : SHE
7. Calligraphy tool : PEN
8. Naan-like Native American food : FRYBREAD
9. Cape Canaveral event : LAUNCH
10. In quite a spot : UPAGAINSTIT
11. Yawner : BORE
12. Sword’s name with two accents : EPEE
14. “Four-alarm” food : CHILI
17. Org. for the Indiana Fever and the Atlanta Dream : WNBA
18. “Yes, Pierre” : OUI
21. Sonia Sotomayor, e.g. : LATINA
22. Like a gut feeling : INSTINCTUAL
24. Remove, as a light bulb : UNSCREW
26. Block, as a stream : DAMUP
27. Pups’ protests : YAPS
28. “___ whiz!” : GEE
30. Biles of the 2016 Olympics : SIMONE
31. Publicity-grabbing move, maybe : STUNT
34. Go together well : MESH
38. Smokey of R&B : ROBINSON
39. Body part that might be “sympathetic” : EAR
44. Pricey Apple computer : IMACPRO
46. Beer-and-lemonade drink : SHANDY
48. Slumbering no more : AWAKE
49. Piece of a mosaic : TILE
51. Assistance : AID
54. Flight hub for Norwegian : OSLO
55. Godsend : BOON
57. Per item : EACH
59. Airport code hidden in FUEL GAUGE : LGA
60. Ticked-off feeling : IRE
61. Island garland : LEI
62. Mornings, for short : AMS
63. Court divider : NET