The Boston Globe Daily Crossword

Updated: 8 December 2019

Crossword answers for The Boston Globe crossword, Sunday, 8 December 2019.

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Elliot's sister on "Mr. Robot"
DARLENE
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Closest pals, slangily
BFFS
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Education acronym
STEM
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Looks over rapidly
SKIMS
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"Lay Lady Lay" singer
DYLAN
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Credit union transaction
LOAN
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A student's place?
DEANSLIST
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Striking feature
SALIENCE
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Windy City hub
OHARE
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Director Sam
RAIMI
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Low-budget prefix
ECONO
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Ultimately become
ENDUP
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Jazzman Evans caught red-handed?
GUILTYGIL
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Gordian problem?
NAUGHTYKNOT
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___-dye
TIE
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Make a wool cap, say
KNIT
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Admiral's grp.
USN
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Fruity drinks
ADES
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Singer's asset
PERFECTPITCH
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Bouquet business
FTD
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Porto __, Brazil
ALEGRE
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Stronghold
CITADEL
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Strongly against
ANTI
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Math work
PROOF
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Dinghy tool
OAR
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Exhibit, as art
HANG
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Aberdeen native
SCOT
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Singles out
KEYSON
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Tries to shed some pounds
DIETS
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Heavy path?
WEIGHTYWAY
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Slow-moving mollusk
SNAIL
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Genesis matriarch
EVE
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Roman 504
DIV
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Plod along
SLOG
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Like jalapenos
HOT
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Dynamites
TNTS
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Partner (with)
SIDE
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Cubes in a tray
ICE
43
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Inspiring talk type
TED
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Designer's basic deg.
BFA
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Diner activity
EATING
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Cuban uncles
TIOS
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Martini garnish
OLIVE
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Religious law
CANON
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Scrawny
BONY
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Timbuktu's country
MALI
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Boston suburb covered in fuzz?
LINTYLYNN
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Hit the limit
MAXOUT
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Moves as fast as possible
GOESFULLTILT
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Musical buildup
CRESCENDO
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Nonprofit address part
ORG
57
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Unrefined
RAW
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Mo. airport
STL
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"The Simpsons" bar owner
MOE
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Andy's "Taxi" role
LATKA
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Corp. bigwig
CFO
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Takes a breather
RESTS
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More likely
SURER
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Healers' grp.
AMA
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For the world to hear
ALOUD
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"Doctor Zhivago" director
DAVIDLEAN
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"Insecure" actor Ellis
JAY
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Logan regulator: Abbr.
FAA
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Collusion crime
INSIDEJOB
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Myanmar, formerly
BURMA
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Vanish ___ thin air
INTO
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Risk a citation
SPEED
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Complete collections
SETS
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Rolls into a ball
WADSUP
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Furtive "Hey, you!"
PSST
74
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Weepy girl?
MISTYMISS
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Create
MAKE
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Star hunter
ORION
78
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__ Shah Pahlavi
REZA
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Fund-raising letter
APPEAL
81
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Expend
USE
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In __ of
LIEU
83
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Jazzman Stan
GETZ
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Bubbly name
MOET
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Many moons
EON
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Sketchy collapse?
FAULTYFALL
90
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"__ Poetica"
ARS
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Like sins and enemies
MORTAL
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Relief providers?
MAPS
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Rowing crew
EIGHT
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Antique photo
TINTYPE
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Walks with 'tude
STRUTS
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. Long of film
NIA
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. Acad.
INST
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. Dependable structural frame?
TRUSTYTRUSS
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. Parsnip-based soup thickener?
ROOTYROUX
110
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. Sound
AUDIO
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. Military cap
BERET
112
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. How inches are broken up
INTENTHS
113
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. State Farm rival
GEICO
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. LG rival
SONY
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Delicate Hamlet?
DAINTYDANE
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Place for a nap
BED
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Go on the lam
FLEE
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A-to-Z
ALL
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"Museum" poet
RITADOVE
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British playground area
SANDPIT
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Dutch cheese
LEYDEN
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Richard of NBC News
ENGEL
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Standout on the gridiron
ALLPRO
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Versailles monarch
ROI
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Mark Harmon series
NCIS
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Wriggly swimmer
EEL
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Vermont's time zone
EASTERN
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Bit of tomfoolery
ANTIC
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Follow closely
SHADOW
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Greek "T"
TAU
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Fr. holy woman
STE
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Start to take effect
KICKIN
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Piece of work?
ERG
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Shrugging word
MEH
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Cross words about a puzzle?
IDONTGETIT
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Frenzied
MANIC
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Farm area for fattening
DRYLOT
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Benny Hill's theme
YAKETYSAX
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Slow-moving mammal
SLOTH
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Lisa of CNN
LING
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Love god
AMOR
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Dark time, for short
NITE
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Comic actress Essman
SUSIE
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Informed about
ONTO
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Take to court
SUE
20
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Junk
GUCK
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Dash dials
TACHS
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Moral standard
ETHIC
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Refrains from eating
FASTS
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Ribbiter
FROGGY
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Opposite of neo-
PALEO
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Genesis patriarch
ADAM
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"Sweet!"
NICE
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"Just __ thought"
ASI
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Like now
PRONTO
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"And then?!"
TELLMEMORE
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Honoring at a party
FETING
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Certain NCOs
SGTS
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The Good Witch
GLINDA
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Book holder
SHELF
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Complicit with
INON
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Paper bag drinkers
WINOS
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Serving challenge
ADOUT
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Genesis garden
EDEN
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1983 Streisand role
YENTL
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In need of soap
STINKY
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Poppy narcotic
OPIUM
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Telly channel
BBC
44
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Supporting
FOR
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Saloon spigot
ALETAP
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Like some condos
ONLEASE
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Apprentice
TYRO
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Crowed?
CAWED
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Disclose accidentally
LETSLIP
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Take as a given
ASSUME
50
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Perfume inits.
YSL
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"Diet" label
LOFAT
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Satellite radio company
SIRIUS
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Oscar winner Tomei
MARISA
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Snatches
GRABS
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Like etouffee
CAJUN
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Rich mine deposits
LODES
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Headed the pack
LED
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Common spud
RUSSET
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Hacienda
CASA
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Wesley on screen
SNIPES
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Pre-coll. exams
SATS
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Sleep lab meas.
REM
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"__ in sheep's clothing"
AWOLF
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2017 hurricane
MARIA
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Prince Harry, to Archie
DAD
65
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Parting line
ADIEU
66
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Brewery container
VAT
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"Just kidding!"
NOT
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Go "pfft"
FIZZLE
68
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Bring in
IMPORT
69
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Debonair TV host Oliver?
JAUNTYJOHN
70
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Endorses
OKS
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Samantha on 105-Down
BEE
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Wonder forte
SOULMUSIC
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Puzzle within a puzzle
META
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Keyboard name
YAMAHA
78
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Holding callers
REFS
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Price of fame?
LEONTYNE
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"Rose's Turn" musical
GYPSY
86
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Food scrap
ORT
88
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Backpiece, e.g.
TATTOO
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__-woolsey (fabric)
LINSEY
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Sir's title
MISTER
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Highest grade
APLUS
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16th-century pope
LEOX
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Substance
GIST
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Govt. bond
TNOTE
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Father deer-est?
STAG
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Inarguable
TRUE
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Down
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. Actress Skye
IONE
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. See 71-Down
TBS
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. __ Speedwagon
REO
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. Vase
URN
108
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. Cup edge
RIM
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. Tpke. kin
RTE

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