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Crisscross Crunch

Here we have a puzzle suffering a tight squeeze. The answer words read straight across or straight down, but they overlap by one, two, three, or four letters. For example, the answer “battLE” might overlap the answer “LEgs” by two letters. To help you solve, we’ve put the clues for Across and Down in alphabetical order according to answers, and we’ve given the word lengths in parentheses. Answer as many clues as you can, and then try to fit them in the grid. We’ve placed letters to get you started.

Clues

ACROSS DOWN

Houston pro (5)

Pi, Tie, or Hat occasion (3)

Mexican moolah (6)

Failing at standup (5)

Rapid (4)

Thou or G (5)

Stab (5)

Charged, atomwise (5)

Branch of service (4)

Writer Marsh (5)

Poetry counterpart (5)

Unauthorized, as a posse (5)

Room under a dome (7)

Brownstone frontage (5)

Competing (5)

Movie genre (6)

Base two (6)

Mint product (4)

"Magnetic" math guy Carl Friedrich (5)

Byte prefix (4)

Unappreciative one (7)

Undamaged (6)

Prevaricating (5)

Cantankerous (6)

Pack of paper (5)

Depend (on) (4)

Antique car (3)

Bed for ham and cheese (3)

On drugs (5)

Sychophant (6)

 

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