New York Times Crossword Answers - December 10, 2014

New York Times Crossword Answers - December 10, 2014

Clue

Answer

'The African Queen' author, to a chemist?

CESIUMFORESTER

'The Children of Men' author, to a chemist?

PALLADIUMJAMES

'The Island of Dr. Moreau' author, to a chemist?

MERCURYWELLS

'The Sword in the Stone' author, to a chemist?

THORIUMWHITE

'You have gotta be kidding me!'

CMON

'___ it, though?'

ISNT

About whom Obama said 'There is not a bigger giant in the history of American music'

DYLAN

Accompanying

WITH

Avian source of red meat

EMU

Believed gullibly

ATEUP

Bit of barbering

SNIP

Blue Light Special offerer

KMART

Bonsai, e.g

DWARF

Butler in fiction

RHETT

BVDs, e.g

DRAWERS

Chair designer Charles

EAMES

Chinese toy

SHIHTZU

City near a 29-Across reservation

OREM

Colon part

DOT

Conduct

WAGE

Et ___ (and others)

ALII

Feedbag morsel

OAT

Figurine on a certain cake

BRIDE

Find, as attack ad fodder

DIGUP

Followed up with after recon

DEBRIEFED

Full of innocent wonder

ROUNDEYED

Give it a go

TRY

Greek walkway

STOA

Ground-up fare

MEAL

Having done away with

RIDOF

Highly draftable ... or a feature of the word 'draft'

ONEA

Hobbyist's adhesive

EPOXY

Important feature for a male model

JAWLINE

Improve, as cheese

AGE

Land bordering Lake Chad

NIGER

Latin I

EGO

Like a majority of Muslims

SUNNI

Like many residents of Lancaster County, Pa

AMISH

Like radon

INERT

Made a dash for

RANTO

Make amends

ATONE

Margery of rhyme

DAW

Minuscule

TEENY

Modern prefix with warrior

ECO

Nascar ___

DAD

New title for a 53-Down

MRS

Notable current researcher

TESLA

One in a love triangle, maybe

RIVAL

Part of a 23-Across

HULL

Pizza, for one

PIE

Prefix that sounds like 67-Down

TRI

Prefix with -path

SOCIO

Prevail

WIN

Put down, as track

LAY

QB Manning

ELI

Reaction to a pun or a punch

OUCH

Relative of 'VoilĂ !'

QED

Rocker Huey

LEWIS

Season after printemps

ETE

Snoozers catch them

ZEES

Some Garmin displays: Abbr

STS

Something to be rubbed out?

GENIE

Steer clear of

AVOID

Street performer in an 'invisible box'

MIME

Taiwanese PC maker

ACER

Takes habitually

USES

Television genre

ANIME

Things to cure

ILLS

Title for Tarquinius Superbus

REX

TV neighbor of Homer

NED

U.S. island with a royal palace

OAHU

U.S.S.R. security org

KGB

Western Indian

UTE

What gallium will do at about 86 degrees F

LIQUEFY

Word before Mac or cheese

BIG

Word in Spanish place names

LAS

Word often in brackets

SIC

___ Street (British journalism)

FLEET