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New York Times, Friday, January 15, 1971

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 300 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,825
Across
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Division : SCHISM
7
Squanders : WASTES
13
Part of an ode : STROPHE
14
Gluck opera : ALCESTE
16
High spirits : ELATION
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On the bias : SLANTED
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Ham's click : DOT
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Become a pest : LATCHON
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Duster : RAG
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Mischa Elman's teacher : AUER
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Yes-man : TOADY
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Hurling or curling : GAME
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Hackneyed : TIRED
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Cruise port : RIO
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Electronic device : CODER
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Lamb and Bacon products : ESSAYS
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Residents : DWELLERS
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Horner's prize : PLUM
36
Ingenuous : NAIF
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Flowed : STREAMED
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Earth pigments : UMBERS
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Daniel's extraction : THORN
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The ___ Affair in 1797 : XYZ
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Celebes squall : BARAT
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Roma was one : URBS
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"___ bolt from . . . " : LIKEA
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Collapsed : GAVE
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Third-rate mark : CEE
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College lecturers : DOCENTS
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Episcopacy : SEE
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Max Baer's predecessor : CARNERA
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Prone to anger, old style : IRACUND
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Footstool : OTTOMAN
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Holding rights : TENURES
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Companion of silks : SATINS
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Car accessory : HEATER
Down
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Gateway city : STLOUIS
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Rings on the moon : CRATERS
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Faucet word : HOT
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Philippine tree : IPIL
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Piglet : SHOAT
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Wise counselor : MENTOR
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Clean thoroughly : WASHDOWN
8
Brass, for one : ALLOY
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Read meter : SCAN
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Sawbuck : TEN
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Dais : ESTRADE
12
Certain clam : STEAMER
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Composed : SEDATE
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Lawn tools : EDGERS
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Moslem official : CAID
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Farm machines : REAPERS
25
Links luggage : GOLFBAG
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Poet Thomas : DYLAN
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Gain altitude : CLIMB
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"Cogito, ergo ___" : SUM
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___ de vie : EAU
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Citizens of Guadalajara : MEXICANS
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Fine plaster : STUCCO
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Warnings : THREATS
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Kern musical : ROBERTA
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Levee: Var. : DYKE
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Effacement : ERASURE
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Glutton : RAVENER
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Chargers : STEEDS
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Highest point : ZENITH
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Navigator's aid : LORAN
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Up ___ (stumped) : ATREE
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Half: Prefix : DEMI
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Capital of Yemen : SANA
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Paar's "I Kid You ___" : NOT
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Director's command : CUT

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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