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15x15 grids with the Lowest Word Count in the Shortz Era

Grids with a very low word (or clue) count usually rely on large swaths of white space. They are difficult to construct, and often hard to solve.

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Sat 6/29/201350
CHAPPRIM
VOICEDSEEGER
LETTERCSTEANNE
OUTSKIPHURLING
GRIMIERADSITES
STANDTOREASON
EDGARWINTER
PAINT
HEARINGDOGS
HANGINGAROUND
LATTICEBILLERS
EVERTOREVILEYE
NOSEATSDETERGE
OCTETSRETEAM
SOSOSSRS
Fri 1/21/200552
ULSTERLAPCAT
PICAROSTOPRATE
SEAMISTRUPERTS
ENTICERADEPTAT
TOTASTEDEALERS
REMOTESENSORS
DINETTESETS
VED
HERMETICISM
RAREINSTANCES
FERNANDINHALED
ACDELCOONELANE
ROISTERNORANDA
CUSTERSSNIGGER
EPHORSSTEERS
Fri 6/1/201252
ESTESMSDOS
MEAGERPOMELO
BROODERCALIBER
AGITATOOVEREAT
YESITISMASKERS
ITSELEMENTARY
STRESSTESTS
ATO
LITERATURES
FUTURERESULTS
TINSTARRUNLAPS
RECHOSEMANATEE
USHEREDSLIMING
STERESSEANCE
TASEDREGER
Fri 10/24/199754
SHAPERLAPSE
PAROLESHORRID
OVEREATBARRONS
TANTARAARIADNE
SNOOZERGRENDEL
ASLANTGINGERS
NEARDISASTER
NAG
RESIGNEDNESS
ADORINGCOEDIT
CELESTALOWGEAR
APOCKETARGENTI
DENTINEIMADEIT
INDENTMATISSE
ADARSTENETS
Sat 12/15/200154
STICKSWISTER
TENONEDELPASO
INSPIRITBLIMPS
FLATFISHPOKERS
LENIENCEAMELIE
EYECREAMGELETT
RIFENESS
PROMDRESSES
PROPOSAL
RIESENCLERICAL
UNDERSLOVEGAME
GNAWATEVERETTS
RATITESENATORS
ATONERRETINAE
TERESARETAKE
WordsDateAuthor
50Sat Jun 29, 2013Joe Krozel
52Fri Jan 21, 2005Frank Longo
52Fri Jun 1, 2012Joe Krozel
54Fri Oct 24, 1997Frank Longo
54Sat Dec 15, 2001Frank A. Longo
54Fri Jan 4, 2008Raymond C. Young
54Fri Oct 17, 2008Patrick Berry
56Fri Aug 22, 1997Frank Longo
56Sat Jan 1, 2005Raymond C. Young
56Sat May 7, 2005Patrick Berry
56Sat Jul 15, 2006Patrick Berry
56Sat Jan 20, 2007Harvey Estes
56Sat Dec 22, 2007Harvey Estes
56Sat Mar 20, 2010Joe Krozel
56Sat Jul 18, 2015Joe Krozel
56Fri Oct 16, 2015Joe Krozel
56Fri Apr 13, 2018Joe Krozel
58Sat Jun 29, 1996F. Longo
58Sat Jan 21, 2006Brendan Emmett Quigley
58Fri Jul 28, 2006Sherry O. Blackard
58Sat Dec 9, 2006Robert H. Wolfe
58Sat Dec 1, 2007Robert H. Wolfe
58Sat Sep 20, 2008Joe Krozel
58Sat Jul 18, 2009Joe Krozel
58Sat Oct 31, 2009Robert H. Wolfe
58Sat Jan 2, 2010Robert H. Wolfe
58Fri Oct 8, 2010Brendan Emmett Quigley
58Fri Aug 12, 2011Julian Lim
58Sat Sep 21, 2013Tim Croce
58Sat Sep 19, 2015Kevin Adamick
59Thu May 17, 2012Joe Krozel
60Fri May 13, 1994Randolph Ross
60Sat Oct 7, 1995Frank A. Longo
60Sat Jun 15, 1996R. Ross
60Sat Oct 20, 2001Patrick Berry
60Fri May 24, 2002Manny Nosowsky
60Sat Aug 7, 2004Patrick Berry
60Fri Sep 10, 2004Brendan Emmett Quigley
60Sat Jan 6, 2007Robert H. Wolfe
60Sat Apr 14, 2007Sherry O. Blackard
60Fri Aug 22, 2008Kevin G. Der
60Sat Feb 6, 2010Frederick J. Healy
60Fri Oct 28, 2011Tim Croce
60Fri Jul 27, 2012Joe Krozel
60Fri Aug 24, 2012Mark Diehl
60Sat Feb 23, 2013Todd Gross
60Sat Jan 23, 2016Kameron Austin Collins
60Sat Jun 18, 2016Todd Gross
60Sat Aug 19, 2017Mark Diehl
60Sat Oct 28, 2017Roland Huget
60Sat Nov 25, 2017Kevin G. Der
60Sat Jan 20, 2018Alex Vratsanos
61Thu Apr 2, 2015Joe Krozel and Timothy Polin
62Fri Dec 23, 1994Frank A. Longo
62Sat Nov 9, 1996F. Longo
62Sat Feb 15, 1997J. Clonick
62Sat May 31, 1997Frank Longo
62Fri Apr 3, 1998Frank Longo
62Fri Nov 6, 1998Bob Klahn
62Sat Jan 23, 1999Frank Longo
62Fri Sep 22, 2000Manny Nosowsky
62Sat Aug 4, 2001Randolph Ross
62Sat Dec 22, 2001Trip Payne
62Sat Aug 24, 2002Chuck Menning
62Sat Mar 8, 2003Patrick Berry
62Sat Nov 8, 2003Sherry O. Blackard
62Sat Nov 22, 2003Robert H. Wolfe
62Sat Jan 10, 2004Brendan Emmett Quigley
62Sat Feb 14, 2004Frank Longo
62Sat Jun 5, 2004Byron Walden
62Sat Sep 4, 2004Patrick Berry
62Sat Nov 13, 2004Frank Longo
62Fri Mar 11, 2005Manny Nosowsky
62Fri Jul 1, 2005Brendan Emmett Quigley
62Sat Sep 24, 2005Byron Walden
62Sat Apr 29, 2006Robert H. Wolfe
62Sat Feb 17, 2007Robert H. Wolfe
62Sat Jul 28, 2007Manny Nosowsky
62Sat Sep 8, 2007Brendan Emmett Quigley
62Sat Jun 14, 2008Brendan Emmett Quigley
62Fri Nov 21, 2008Patrick Berry
62Fri Jul 24, 2009Patrick Berry
62Thu Jul 8, 2010John Farmer
62Sat Aug 7, 2010Joe Krozel
62Fri Aug 13, 2010Manny Nosowsky
62Fri Sep 24, 2010Mark Diehl
62Fri Feb 18, 2011Patrick Berry
62Fri Apr 8, 2011Joe Krozel
62Fri Sep 30, 2011Joe Krozel
62Fri Dec 23, 2011Patrick Berry
62Sat Jan 14, 2012Mark Diehl
62Fri Mar 9, 2012Tim Croce
62Fri Feb 15, 2013Tom Heilman
62Fri Mar 15, 2013Joe Krozel
62Fri Oct 18, 2013David Steinberg
62Fri May 23, 2014David Steinberg
62Sat Jul 5, 2014David Steinberg
62Fri Oct 10, 2014David Steinberg
62Sat Nov 29, 2014Elizabeth C. Gorski
62Fri Feb 27, 2015Julian Lim
62Fri Mar 27, 2015David Kwong
62Sat Aug 15, 2015Jeff Chen
62Sat Mar 19, 2016Byron Walden
62Fri May 6, 2016Julian Lim
62Sat May 14, 2016Jeff Chen
62Sat Feb 4, 2017Patrick Berry
62Fri Apr 7, 2017Patrick Berry
62Sat Apr 8, 2017Jeff Chen
62Sat Jun 3, 2017Roland Huget
62Sat Aug 12, 2017Kameron Austin Collins
63Thu Jun 19, 2008Joe Krozel
63Fri Dec 10, 2010Elizabeth C. Gorski