Universal - Feb 11 2017

Clues Answers
"___ the twain shall meet" NEER
Acquire GET
Aerobics class word STEP
Ambulance initials EMS
Applaud CLAP
Baby of a bald bird EAGLET
Baseball slugger Pujols ALBERT
Be sore ACHE
Blunt fencing foils EPEES
Book inserts PAGES
Bottomless gulf ABYSM
Clickable desktop symbol ICON
Costing nothing FREE
Dep. opposite, at airports ARR
Dutch bloom TULIP
Eat like a beaver GNAW
Endangered RARE
Foot measure INCH
From quite a distance AFAR
From square one ANEW
Groups of countries in a special alliance BLOCS
Hairdos that don't live up to their name PERMS
Having the required skill ABLE
Hearing-related AURAL
Heavy beer drinker on "Cheers" NORM
Hindu gurus YOGIS
Hoofbeat sound CLOP
Houses for clergy MANSES
In a tense state EDGY
Invisible vibes AURA
Is a consumer? EATS
It's for suckers STRAW
Jungle primate APE
La ___ (Milan opera house) SCALA
Like a thick, deep-pile carpet PLUSH
Like some vows or cows SACRED
Lisping Louie's favorite B-movie weapons? THUBMACHINEGUNS
Little pig (var.) SHOTE
Long-running fight FEUD
Clues Answers
Old Irish alphabet OGHAM
One who died for a cause MARTYR
Opposite of lose GAIN
Origami sheet PAPER
Outcast of long ago LEPER
Permit LET
Prefix with "type" or "plasm" PROTO
Print shop measures ENS
Proofer's "never mind" mark STET
Quiet "Excuse me" AHEM
Raised seam or skin mark WELT
Recessed area NICHE
Reverse, as an action UNDO
Rhyming piece of work POEM
Rub raw CHAFE
Russian leader up to 1917 TSAR
Section of glass PANE
Shankar tune RAGA
Skinny-dipped SWAM
Slowly crumble from weather ERODE
Small Java program APPLET
Small lock of hair WISP
Snakelike fishes EELS
Sound that breaks a hypnotic trance SNAP
Spinning woodshop machine LATHE
Stan of superheroes LEE
Swarming pest GNAT
Teenagers' facial disruption ACNE
Tennis great Kournikova ANNA
Use a needle and thread SEW
V-formation creatures GEESE
Violent dance "pit" MOSH
What all great inventions begin with IDEA
What Lisping Louie did while idle? THATONONESHANDS
What Lisping Louie would do when being congratulated? THWELLWITHPRIDE
What to do in a long line WAIT
White coat that could give one the chills SNOW
Wild fight BRAWL
Word between single and married names? NEE