06.18.13 — R and D

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Puzzle by Tim Croce / Edited by Will Shortz

R AND D (40A. Corporate division, informally … or a hint to the eight starred clues), along with eight two-word answers beginning with R and D constitutes the interrelated group of this Tuesday crossword:

RODEO DRIVE (18A. *Beverly Hills shopping district)
RAY DAVIES (20A. *Lead singer of the Kinks)
RAIN DELAY (37A. *It might stretch a seventh-inning stretch)
RING DANCE (42A. *Hora, e.g.)
ROALD DAHL (59A. *”James and the Giant Peach” author)
RIVER DELTA (62A. *Fertile area where a stream empties into an ocean)
RAW DATA (4D. *Numbers fed into a computer)
RED DAWN (46D. *1984 Patrick Swayze film set in the cold war)


Click on image to enlarge,
or Right click and select “Open Link in New Window".

Puzzle available on the internet at
THE NEW YORK TIMES — Crossword Puzzles and Games.

No comments: