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New York Times – May 16 2018

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New York Times Crossword Puzzle Solutions РMay 16 2018 Wednesday 

Clues Answers
___ grecque (served with olive oil, lemon juice and seasonings) ALA
___ Mahal TAJ
___ official … ITS
[Don’t touch my bone!] GRR
A cluttered one is a sign of a cluttered mind, it’s said DESK
According to ASPER
Actress McDonald AUDRA
Address, with “to” SPEAK
Aladdin monkey ABU
Beth’s preceder ALEPH
Bodily complaints ACHES
Bronze, but not silver or gold ALLOY
Chair designer Charles EAMES
City where trap music originated: Abbr. ATL
Classic hairstyle … or a hint to the puns in 17-, 25-, 39- and 51-Across FRENCHTWIST
Compete VIE
Country singer Tillis MEL
Deep, deep pit ABYSS
Dickens’s ___ Heep URIAH
Eliciting an “ugh,” maybe YUCKY
Emmy-winning Falco EDIE
Fellow bringing roses, perhaps BEAU
Few and far between SPARSE
First word of “The Raven” ONCE
Focus of a Facebook sidebar TREND
Fodder for sports analytics STATS
Freeway divisions LANES
Gangster’s gun GAT
Get Happy composer ARLEN
Get under the skin of RILE
Give and take SWAP
Grand finale? CRU
Hard throw, in baseball PEG
Have as a customer SELLTO
Hook up (to) ATTACH
Hyundai Santa Fe or Tucson, briefly SUV
It contains M.S.G. NYC
It might begin “Did you hear …?” RUMOR
Item above a kitchen stove FAN
Jigsaw, e.g. POWERTOOL
John who played an older Kunta Kinte on “Roots” AMOS
Key below Z, on a Mac ALT
Kind of bike or kayak TANDEM
Miss identification? SHE
More rational SANER
Named, for short IDED
Names in film credits CAST
Nickname for a clumsy composer? CLODDEBUSSY
Nickname for a fiery philosopher? BLAZEPASCAL
Nickname for a glitzy author? JEWELSVERNE
Nickname for a sloppy painter? TOOLOOSELAUTREC
Old blues singer Johnny OTIS
Parched DRY
Persona non ___ GRATA
Place, as a bet LAY
Port at the west end of Lake Superior DULUTH
Prefix with colonialism NEO
Prime minister called “Pandit” NEHRU
Schedules SLATES
Secular LAIC
See 45-Across ACS
Setting for 46-Across on a very hot day HIGH
Shape of a swan’s neck ESS
Soda bottle unit LITER
Sordid sort SLEAZE
Stark of “Game of Thrones” NED
Start of every ZIP code in Pennsylvania ONE
Sunken track RUT
The bay in the fifth, for one TIP
The vasty deep, in Shakespeare SEA
Toyota coupe sold from 1970 to 2006 CELICA
TV host Philbin REGIS
What a current flows through ANODE
What a shame! TSK