Crossword Puzzle Info

New York Times – Sep 18 2018

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Across
1. Shout to a pest : SHOO
5. European capital whose name most people incorrectly accent on the second syllable : SOFIA
10. Actress ___ Pinkett Smith : JADA
14. N.B.A. coach Steve : KERR
15. Drenched : AWASH
16. Road sign with an arrow : EXIT
17. Chromebook competitor : IMAC
18. How a hamburger may be ordered : WITHCHEESE
20. Flammable gas represented in 18-Across and 9-Down : METHANE
22. Dance in the days of doo-wop : HOP
23. Unwelcome acknowledgment : SNEER
24. Wearers of kilts : SCOTSMEN
29. What “*” may mean in a reference book : SEEBELOW
32. “!!!” : OMG
33. Ambulance driver, for short : EMT
35. “Bye for now!” : TATA
36. 1990s BP acquisition : AMOCO
38. Respiratory gas represented in 36-Across : CARBONDIOXIDE
41. Back tooth : MOLAR
42. Part of da-DUM, da-DUM, da-DUM : IAMB
43. ___ soap : LYE
44. Santa ___ winds : ANA
45. Where the lowest-numbered avenues in Manhattan are : EASTSIDE
48. Clothing brand with a horse head logo : JORDACHE
50. Devices that may serve as cash registers : IPADS
54. Like non-Rx meds : OTC
55. Pungent-smelling gas represented in 57-Across and 49-Down : AMMONIA
57. “Sixteen Candles” director, 1984 : JOHNHUGHES
62. “It’s urgent” in the E.R. : STAT
63. “No way, José” : UHUH
64. Bandmate of Harrison, Lennon and McCartney : STARR
65. “S.N.L.” alum Fey : TINA
66. Kind of dancer : GOGO
67. Bar, in legalese : ESTOP
68. Do a price check on, e.g. : SCAN

Down
1. Removes, as cream : SKIMS
2. Charles Atlas and others : HEMEN
3. Speak to a crowd : ORATE
4. Group in a pit : ORCHESTRA
5. Cut, as logs : SAWN
6. Day care knee scrape, e.g. : OWIE
7. Beef marbling : FAT
8. “Sorta” suffix : ISH
9. Sneeze sound : AHCHOO
10. Vehicles made for rough terrain : JEEPS
11. Word after fire … or a synonym of fire : AXE
12. Put down, in slang : DIS
13. “No thanks, I already ___” : ATE
19. Means of hair removal : HOTWAX
21. “Come as you ___” : ARE
24. Fixed time : SETDATE
25. Insurance filings : CLAIMS
26. Easily changing emotions : MOODY
27. One leading the festivities : EMCEE
28. CARE, e.g., in brief : NGO
30. W.W. II arena : ETO
31. Send into exile : BANISH
33. Low-cost prefix : ECONO
34. Of the cheek : MALAR
37. Distance markers along a highway : MILEPOSTS
39. ___ mints : BREATH
40. Kimono sash : OBI
41. Rank under Lt. Col. : MAJ
46. Blame, as for a crime : ACCUSE
47. Like 10-watt light bulbs : DIM
49. “Tiny Bubbles” singer : DONHO
51. Very silly : ANTIC
52. 1981 royal bride : DIANA
53. The Devil : SATAN
55. Flying start? : AERO
56. Letters on an auto sticker : MSRP
57. Earthenware container : JUG
58. “Well, what have we here?!” : OHO
59. Clasp : HUG
60. Sporty autos : GTS
61. Protection against sunburn : HAT