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"Dude!"

BRO(50)

"The supreme ___ of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting": Sun Tzu

ART(50)

Actor Stephen

REA(50)

Cells for new generations

OVA(50)

Kerfuffle

ADO(50)

Laila of the ring

ALI(50)

Many meses in México

ANO(50)

Most AARP members: Abbr.

SRS(25)

Night class subj.

ESL(25)

Part of the URL for 27-Across

EDU(50)

Sch. with campuses in Brooklyn and Brookville

LIU(50)

See 50-Across

OIL(50)
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"False face must hide what the false heart doth ___": Macbeth

KNOW(50)

"You lowdown, no-good bum," e.g.

SLUR(50)

Accelerated pace

TROT(50)

Basic concept

GIST(50)

Brief period in nuclear physics: Abbr.

MSEC(25)

Corner office, maybe

PERK(50)

Crayfish feature

CLAW(50)

Designer Wang

VERA(50)

Duplicate

TWIN(50)

Early historian of ancient Rome

LIVY(25)

In the pink

HALE(50)

Jerry Lewis's "Nutty Professor" was an early example of one

NERD(50)

Les États-___

UNIS(25)

Many a toy train track

OVAL(50)

Modest response to a compliment

ITRY(50)

Nondairy substitute

OLEO(25)

One-track

MONO(50)

Overcast

GRAY(50)

R.B.I., for one

STAT(50)

Sets (down)

PUTS(50)

State firmly

AVER(50)

Stream disturbance

EDDY(50)

Swamp critter

CROC(50)

Well positioned (for)

RIPE(50)

With 55-Across, preservative for fine wood furniture

TEAK(50)

___ steak (British term for a sirloin cut)

RUMP(50)
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"The Shape of Things to Come" author

WELLS(50)

"Waiting for Lefty" playwright

ODETS(50)

"___ yourself!"

BRACE(50)

Barrel part

STAVE(50)

Basis of some insurance fraud

ARSON(50)

Biblical book duo

KINGS(50)

Big brand of kitchen knives

!CUTCO

Brawl

SETTO(50)

Descriptor of many statesmen

ELDER(50)

Edges up to

NEARS(50)

Enjoyed immensely

LOVED(50)

Figure of the underground economy?

MINER(50)

Fresh air's opposite?

RERUN(50)

Hacking target

EMAIL(50)

Like "Dancing With the Stars" dancers

AGILE(50)

Popular afternoon talk show

ELLEN(50)

Quickly

APACE(20)

Salon procedure

RINSE(50)

Variable estimated by pollsters

ERROR(50)

Words on some blood drive stickers

IGAVE(20)
6 letters

Change through time

EVOLVE(50)

D.E.A. agents, informally

NARCOS(50)

Drove off

SHOOED(50)

Eve who wrote "The Vagina Monologues"

ENSLER(50)

Like "n" and "r," in phonetics

SONANT(50)

Like favorite literary passages

REREAD(50)

Mass figure

DEACON(50)

Nonmeat choices at a deli counter

PASTAS(50)

Obsolescent communications devices

PAGERS(50)

Popular puzzle invented in Japan

KENKEN(50)

Severe malaise

ANOMIE(50)

Unrenewed, as a subscription

LAPSED(50)
7 letters

Present location, when visiting the boondocks

OUTHERE(50)

Secret application, perhaps

AEROSOL(50)
8 letters

Amazon menace

ANACONDA(50)

Cold War threat

REDCHINA(50)

Dealer's query

AREYOUIN(60)

What "ex-" means

NOLONGER(50)
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Kid's transport, literally

!CYCLECYCLECYCLE

Military headquarters, literally

!GONGONGONGONGON
16 letters

Graph section, literally

!RANTRANTRANTRANT
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