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New York Times – January 19 2019 Saturday

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New York Times – January 19 2019 Saturday
New York Times - January 19 2019 Saturday

New York Times – January 19 2019 Saturday

Across
1. Leafleter’s cry : TAKETHIS
9. Betrays a scratchy throat : CROAKS
15. Under tight control : ONALEASH
16. They’re down in the mouth : UVULAE
17. Fat burner? : POTBELLIEDSTOVE
19. Three-syllable woman’s name meaning “gift” : ADIA
20. King of the stage : LEAR
21. “Not feeling it” : NAH
22. Third of a dozen? : ZEE
23. Freckle, e.g. : DOT
24. Combat sport, for short : MMA
27. Squeeze (out) : EKE
28. Task on a summer to-do list : MOW
29. Actress Jessica : BIEL
30. Coat under feathers : TAR
31. What most online passwords are : CASESENSITIVE
34. “Becoming” someone? : MICHELLEOBAMA
35. Mine field? : PERSONALSPACE
36. G.O.P. grp. : RNC
37. Jar filler : TIPS
38. Dict. abbr. : OBS
39. Sch. in Ames : ISU
40. Start of a cry that ends “bah!” : SIS
41. Hypocritical grp. at Harper Valley Junior High, in song : PTA
42. Spot for some piercings : LIP
45. Bugs of a sort, for short : VWS
46. What one of the five Olympic rings stands for : ASIA
48. Musical title that’s 19-Across spelled backward : AIDA
49. 2016 or 2028 : YEAROFTHEMONKEY
54. Original name of Mount Rainier : TACOMA
55. Chemistry exam? : ACIDTEST
56. Sauce brand : ORTEGA
57. Left for : HEADEDTO
Down
1. 8 on the Mohs hardness scale : TOPAZ
2. One of two poles : ANODE
3. Olympic swimming gold medalist Ledecky : KATIE
4. Idris of “The Dark Tower” : ELBA
5. Get ready to swing, with “up” : TEE
6. Film with the tagline “The nightmare isn’t over!” : HALLOWEENII
7. Key : ISLET
8. Much of the population of Iran : SHIA
9. Something to chew on : CUD
10. Parts of some caravans, for short : RVS
11. “Scram!” : OUT
12. Stretch for relaxation : ALONETIME
13. Traditional drink with sedative and euphoriant properties : KAVAKAVA
14. “Listen up!” : SEEHERE
18. Traditional symbols of royalty : ERMINES
23. Participate in a speed round? : DOSHOTS
25. Where writing is believed to have been invented : MESOPOTAMIA
26. Chinese e-commerce giant : ALIBABA
28. Many editorial workstations : MACS
29. School sounds : BELLS
31. Stilted performance, perhaps? : CIRCUSACT
32. Tries to smack : SLAPSAT
33. Tic ___ (mints) : TACS
34. Suits and such : MENSWEAR
35. In on : PRIVYTO
41. King or queen : PIECE
42. Was high on : LIKED
43. Words of explanation : IDEST
44. Check words : PAYTO
47. Persian word from which “chess” comes : SHAH
48. Deal preceder : ANTE
50. Landmark 1970s Supreme Court case, informally : ROE
51. “4 real?!?” : OMG
52. Org. concerned with traffic : FAA
53. Quizzical : ODD