The Jerusalem Post

JERUSALEM POST DAILY BRAIN TEASERS

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1 Sprayed in defense 6 “Your point being?” 9 With 65-Down, toon sister of Castor 14 Biscayne Bay city 15 Zen garden swimmer

16 Richard Parker in “Life of Pi,” e.g. 17 Critical care MD 18 Tall or dark: Abbr. 19 Composer who, as it happens, died in March (1932) 20 Browser list 22 Luke, to Anakin 24 Drops off

25 Short jackets worn open in front 27 Oscar night VIP 29 Actor Brynner 30 Poor, as odds 32 Offer, as a guess 33 And others, in Lat. 35 Broccoli rabe 37 Place to find a date ... and any one of four in this puzzle (circled letters are hints) 41 Co-star of Meryl in “Death Becomes Her” 42 Raise, as crops 45 Executor’s charge 48 “__ said!” 51 Sculpture medium 52 Author Elmore __ 54 Calls the shots 56 Brand at Petco 57 Clue suspect count 59 Saint __, one of the only two sovereign nations named for women 60 Intimidati­ng look 62 Civil War prez 64 “Heaven forbid!” 66 Hopping mad 67 “ASAP!”

68 Strike zone? 69 Pasta product suffix

70 Pink-slip

71 Eldest von Trapp child, in the musical

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1 Tussaud title: Abbr. 2 Ventilates

3 Detroit founder 4 Ham it up

5 Chefs, at times 6 Alias letters 7 Auction actions 8 City where Grey Poupon originated 9 NHL tiebreaker­s 10 Putting on a pedestal

11 Exotic pet 12 “Casino Royale”

Bond girl __ Lynd

13 Undid

21 Costa del __ 23 Like seven Nolan

Ryan games 25 Tournament edge 26 Fathered 28 Hand for Julio Iglesias?

31 Bay Area county

34 1976 Michael York/Jenny Agutter sci-fi film

36 Ersatz intellectu­al 38 Membership list

39 Phils and Nats 40 “Spamalot” co-creator

43 Pump numbers 44 Jazz guitarist Montgomery 45 Inventor Otis 46 Two-__

47 Part of BLT 49 Chick-__-A: fastfood chain 50 Not at all spendthrif­ty 53 Greece : Artemis :: Rome : __ 55 Food recall trigger 58 Console with a “360” second generation

61 Prefix with gram or graph

63 Flock female 65 See 9-Across

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