Crossword for Thu, 7/Dec/2017

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Across
1: Dept. store shopper's privilege

5: Curly coif

9: Far from ruddy

13: Pip

14: Rock, scissors, or paper

15: Fasten, as a ship's rope

16: Hard white china

18: Ruling class

19: Point, as a rifle

20: Bosom buddies

21: Shake's cousin

22: Bombeck's 'The Grass Is Always Greener Over the ___ Tank'

24: Musical pitch

25: Clemson and others

31: Stitched

34: Obsolescence

35: Take one's cuts

36: Sailors

37: Biathlon need

38: Isinglass

39: Employ

40: Give a makeup exam to

43: Like burnt briquettes

44: What keeps Johnny comfy in winter?

47: Rushes

48: Blades of choppers

52: They may be picked at meetings

55: Letters on a keyboard key

57: Muhammad Ali a.k.a. 'The Louisville ___'

58: Sonata section

59: Like some campgrounds

61: Olympic weapons

62: Fabled race loser

63: Where cookies might crumble

64: Morning moistures

65: Qualities of the conceited

66: Adam of 'Batman'

Down
1: Wanted poster word

2: First two-time, and first female, Nobelist

3: Tread heavily

4: Merlot cask

5: Bicarb, e.g.

6: Put one over on

7: Ballpark figures

8: Undivided

9: BB, e.g.

10: Got grounded?

11: Not on schedule

12: Possessing peepers

15: Skullcap

17: Gyrate

21: Rolling stone's lack, proverbially

23: Vintners' vessels

24: Self-evident truth

26: Panoramas

27: Gravelly glacial ridge

28: Sacred bird of Egypt

29: Every one individually

30: Hang around

31: Pencil remnant

32: Life of Riley

33: Small songbird

38: Naval post?

40: Thick-skinned creatures

41: Merino mamas

42: Bathrobe fabrics

45: Reprimands

46: Drummer's rhythm

49: Oil source

50: Ferris wheel and roller coaster

51: Exhausted

52: Produced offspring

53: Lassoer's cord

54: Freshly

55: Mountain goat's perch

56: Tropical root

59: Pooh's middle name?

60: Madame of the sty





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