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USA Today Aug 07 2017

"No denying that" TRUE
"Toy Story 3" doll KEN
A's on poor report cards, say BRIGHTSPOTS
As a result HENCE
Attributes of prodigious eaters, it's said HOLLOWLEGS
Autumn air trait NIP
Baby whale or elephant CALF
Barbecuers' wear APRONS
Baton-passing event RELAY
Beauty's suitor BEAST
Bed in a dorm room, maybe FUTON
Brass section members FRENCHHORNS
Bret who wrote of Roaring Camp HARTE
Bugs to no end PESTERS
Canasta combo MELD
Cancel, as a launch ABORT
Cantina appetizers TAPAS
Charity's URL ender, often ORG
Comes out with UTTERS
Creature with distinctive features seen at the ends of 17- and 53-Across and 11- and 24-Down GIRAFFE
De Gaulle, to Air France HUB
Defaulters' losses, briefly REPOS
Diminutive in Dogpatch LIL
Director's workplace FILMSET
Diva's highlight ARIA
Dizzying designs OPART
Dumped unceremoniously AXED
Equine pack animal ASS
Far from lenient HARSH
Feast with a Book of Exodus story SEDER
Flanged construction piece IBAR
Form a coalition UNITE
Fretted part of a Les Paul, say GUITARNECK
Get value from USE
Gives a heads-up to ALERTS
Glasses with feet and stems GOBLETS
Golf club part SHAFT
Hoses down WETS
Impossible score in U.S. football ONE
Keep watch over TEND
Lead-in to "sis-boom-bah" RAH
Lieutenant's lunch MESS
Like ghost stories EERIE
Like gymnasts or mountain goats AGILE
Makes amends ATONES
Mention as a reference CITE
Methane or butane GAS
Musketeers' motto word ALL
Naval clerks YEOMEN
Neighbor of Cameroon GABON
On the matter of ASTO
One-tenth donation TITHE
Place with rainy plains, in song SPAIN
Postal rate unit OUNCE
Posted landing hr ETA
Prefix with centric EGO
Really irritates GALLS
Sci-fi transports UFOS
Self-governing Palestinian territory GAZA
Site of our smallest bones EAR
Smelter waste DROSS
Spectrum-forming crystal PRISM
Stares slack-jawed GAPES
Started a hand DEALT
Stuffable bread PITA
Taken in, in a way SEEN
Texter's guffaw LOL
Tougher to locate SCARCER
Try to prevent a sinking BAIL
Turn abruptly ZIG
Unspecified degree NTH
Use a scope AIM
Web surfer's destination SITE
Word after shooting or branding IRON
Works with oils, perhaps PAINTS
Worthy of an "Aww!" CUTE
X on a frat house CHI
x, y or z, on a 3-D graph AXIS
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