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New York Times – Oct 7 2018 Sunday

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New York Times – Oct 7 2018 Sunday
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Across
1. Experts : GURUS
6. Accord : TREATY
12. The Harry Potter novels, e.g. : SEPTET
18. External parasites : EPIZOA
20. Minuscule, cutesily : EENSIE
21. Not yet packed, say : UNREADY
22. Another nickname for Old Abe … or a description of the circled letter? : RAILSPLITTER
24. Got fit : TONEDUP
25. Funny Brooks : MEL
26. Eight: Prefix : OCTA
27. Astronaut’s place … : OUTERSPACE
29. Aves. : STS
30. Let out, as a sigh : HEAVED
33. Venus, but not Serena : PLANET
34. Truckful : TON
35. A lid usually covers it at night : IRIS
37. Naval rank: Abbr. : ENS
38. Counterpart of Venus : MARS
42. Screen or partition … : ROOMDIVIDER
47. Kitchen sink attachment : DISPOSAL
50. Much-disputed part of an airplane : ARMREST
51. Where decongestant spray goes … : NASALCAVITY
53. Animal with a snout : TAPIR
54. Candidate’s goal : SEAT
57. “___ time” : ITS
58. Discontent : UNEASE
59. Alternatively : ELSE
60. Kind : SORT
61. Cellular messenger : RNA
62. CBS drama beginning in 2018 : FBI
63. Negative connector : NOR
64. Cyberexpert’s worry … : SECURITYBREACH
69. ___ Poke (caramel candy) : SLO
72. ___-rock : ALT
73. Each “O” of BOGO : ONE
74. “___ and the Real Girl” (2007 comedy) : LARS
75. “What have I done!” : OHNO
79. Part of an auto garage’s business : TOWAGE
81. Hawaiian mash-up? : POI
82. Product much advertised during football games : BEER
83. Clutch : BROOD
84. Office device … : PAPERCUTTER
87. “That’s my intention” : IPLANTO
89. At the end of the day : AFTERALL
90. Heist figure … : SAFECRACKER
93. General ___ chicken : TSOS
94. Bear: Sp. : OSO
96. Soon : ANON
97. Memphis-to-Nashville dir. : ENE
98. Coinage during the 2008 presidential election : NOBAMA
101. “Spider-Man” baddie : DOCOCK
103. ___ drive : USB
106. Bit of good fortune … : LUCKYBREAK
111. Something you might get your mitts on : OVEN
112. By birth : NEE
113. Away from work for a while : ONLEAVE
114. Store banner … : GRANDOPENING
118. Early ___ : ADOPTER
119. Scowling : AGLARE
120. Worry in East Africa : TSETSE
121. Something to chew on : DOGTOY
122. Some see-through curtains : SHEERS
123. “Ni-i-i-ice!” : SWEET

Down
1. Common phobia source : GERMS
2. Overturn : UPSET
3. Omani money : RIALS
4. Powerful arm : UZI
5. What a “singleton” is, in baseball lingo : SOLOHOMER
6. City from which the U.S. moved its embassy in 2018 : TELAVIV
7. Big retailer of camping gear : REI
8. Middle-earth denizen : ENT
9. About : ASTO
10. Keep busy : TIEUP
11. Dr. Seuss title animal : YERTLE
12. Be a lousy bedmate, say : SNORE
13. Physicist Mach : ERNST
14. Little protestation : PEEP
15. “Ain’t I somethin’?!” : TADA
16. Cabinet dept. : EDUC
17. Kind : TYPE
19. Is on the up and up? : ASCENDS
21. Part of a place setting : UTENSIL
23. Mom-and-pop org. : PTA
28. Followers of talks : QANDAS
31. “___ tu” (Verdi aria) : ERI
32. Chose not to : DIDNT
34. Whigs’ opponents : TORIES
36. “Water, water, everywhere,” per Coleridge : SEA
38. “You’re in my spot!” : MOVE
39. Like an increasing amount of immigration to the U.S. nowadays : ASIAN
40. Rizzo in “Midnight Cowboy” : RATSO
41. More cunning : SLYER
42. The “r” of r = d/t : RATE
43. Kind of hygiene : ORAL
44. Experts in the field? : UMPS
45. Publisher’s announcement : ITSOUT
46. Wet : RAINY
48. Visits a school, maybe : SCUBAS
49. Feeling with a deadline approaching : PANIC
52. Like carbon 12, but not carbon 14 : STABLE
55. Trip up : ERR
56. Intrinsically : ATROOT
60. Eyeball layer : SCLERA
61. Calif.’s 101, e.g. : RTE
62. Containing iron : FERRIC
65. Gung-ho : EAGER
66. Quick signatures, quickly : INITS
67. Grammy winner Corinne Bailey ___ : RAE
68. Poet who originated the phrase “harmony in discord” : HORACE
69. Apostle of Ireland, for short : STPAT
70. Lounges : LOAFS
71. Have because of : OWETO
76. Respond to a bumper sticker, maybe : HONK
77. Bill : NOTE
78. Lilac or lavender : ODOR
80. Section at a zoo : APES
81. Distant source of radio waves : PULSAR
82. “X” isn’t really one : BRAND
83. Void : BLANKNESS
85. Wallop : CLOBBER
86. Org. founded under Nixon : EPA
88. General rule : PRECEPT
91. “Aw, nuts!” : FOO
92. Converts to binary, e.g. : ENCODES
95. Literally, “great O’s” : OMEGAS
98. “Pretty slick!” : NEATO
99. Expression of dismay : OYVEY
100. “Gah!” : AARGH
102. Egg: Prefix : OVO
103. Join : UNITE
104. Have a feeling : SENSE
105. Bring into the world : BEGET
106. Truckful : LOAD
107. Computer command : UNDO
108. Problem for a plumber : CLOG
109. Remained fresh : KEPT
110. ___ chips (trendy snack food) : KALE
115. Scot’s refusal : NAE
116. Scottie’s warning : GRR
117. ___ Amsterdam (name on colonial maps) : NEW