New York Times, Thursday, July 30, 1992

Author: Peggy Devlin
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { F J Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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© 1992, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Plats : MAPS
5. Separated : APART
10. Short ride : SPIN
14. Basketball's Jazz : UTAH
15. Peeling utensil : PARER
16. French river : OISE
17. Mindanao native : MORO
18. Official council : PARLIAMENT
20. Acceptable : UPTOPAR
22. Gives : IMPARTS
23. Type of type, for short : ITAL
24. Wear for an unlucky skier : CAST
25. Made contact with : ACCESSED
29. Rules : REIGNS
33. Some cocktails : SOURS
34. Poet Walter ___ Mare : DELA
36. Balmacaan : COAT
37. TV ad : CML
38. Printer's bracket, for short : PAREN
39. Sine ___ : DIE
40. Latin I word : AMAS
42. G.I.'s need : AMMO
43. Stock without an assigned value : NOPAR
45. Ice cream or beauty follower : PARLOR
47. Shown ostentatiously : ONPARADE
49. General Wingate : ORDE
51. Dissembler : LIAR
52. Slatterns : SLOVENS
55. Accounts-receivable clerks : BILLERS
58. Limits : PARAMETERS
60. Arrow poison : INEE
61. Biblical giant : ANAK
62. Is nomadic : ROVES
63. E.r.a., e.g. : STAT
64. Cincinnati nine : REDS
65. Lean : SPARE
66. Recipe amts. : TSPS
1. Waikiki wear : MUMU
2. Above : ATOP
3. Fussy : PARTICULAR
4. Word with pea or straight : SHOOTER
5. Horrifies : APPALS
6. Former emcee on TV : PAAR
7. J.F.K. abbreviation : ARR
8. Souvenir : RELIC
9. Three-hulled boat : TRIMARAN
10. Corporeal : SOMATIC
11. Wall portion between windows : PIER
12. "___ It Romantic?" : ISNT
13. Final proceeds : NETS
19. Cathedral section : APSE
21. Col : PASS
25. Assn. for Kern and Kahn : ASCAP
26. Type of butterfly : COMMA
27. A round cheese : EDAM
28. Skin: Comb. form : DERMO
30. Christening sponsors : GODPARENTS
31. Female swimmer : NAIAD
32. Cubic measure : STERE
35. Author Uris : LEON
38. Western sidekicks : PARDNERS
41. Bratislava citizens : SLOVAKS
43. Catch a crook : NAIL
44. Certain teacher of the deaf : ORALIST
46. City in Utah : OREM
48. Crinkly fabric : PLISSE
50. Prevent, in law : ESTOP
52. Boom or gaff : SPAR
53. Rural path : LANE
54. Toward the mouth : ORAD
55. ___ Fox : BRER
56. Lop the crop : REAP
57. Matched pieces : SETS
59. Actress ___ Marie Saint : EVA

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