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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Thursday, January 28, 1982

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { J X Y }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1982, The New York TimesNo. 11,769
Across
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Galileo's birthplace : PISA
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That is: Lat. : IDEST
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Rifts : GAPS
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Ending with system : ATIC
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Superimpose : COVER
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Kazan : ELIA
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Gratuity : PERQUISITE
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Tip off : WARN
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Give confidence to : ASSURE
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Traumatic : DAMAGING
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Be in harmony : AGREE
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Merkel of the movies : UNA
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"Rain" role : SADIE
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Fish bait : ANGLEWORM
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Egyptian symbol : ATEN
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N.L. team : ASTROS
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Trifling sum : SOU
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Most acerb : TARTEST
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Mechanized cafeteria : AUTOMAT
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City on the Danube : ULM
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Back ends : STERNS
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"Farewell, Fabius!" : VALE
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Three sheets in the wind : PLASTERED
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Deflects : BENDS
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Part of H.M.S. : HER
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Dostoyevsky : FEDOR
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Flavorsome candy : LICORICE
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White House name : RONALD
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Perfume : ODOR
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He exhorts : SERMONIZER
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Existed : WERE
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Certain joints : KNEES
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"___ fan tutte" : COSI
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Tan shade : SAND
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Worries : STEWS
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Unbroken : EVEN
Down
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"Oh! My ___," 1953 song : PAPA
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Adherents: Suffix : ITES
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Knighted ones : SIRS
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Advise; notify : ACQUAINT
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More gelid : ICIER
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John ___ Passos : DOS
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Plain : EVIDENT
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___ precedent : SETA
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Aspen : TREMULOUS
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Bauble : GEWGAW
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Jai ___ : ALAI
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Fishing reel : PIRN
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Joined in the chorus : SANG
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Press : URGE
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"___ of robins . . . " : ANEST
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Paschal festival : EASTER
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Paid attention : SATUP
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To any extent : ATALL
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Stuffed beef casing : DERMA
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Rio ___ : GRANDE
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Turkish leader: 1259–1326 : OSMAN
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Explorer Amundsen : ROALD
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Tones down : MUTES
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Footnote indicators : ASTERISKS
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Chemical compound : ESTER
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Too fastidious : OVERNICE
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Gridiron figure : REFEREE
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___ up (propped) : SHORED
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Good thing : BOON
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Waste : DROSS
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Bearish times : LOWS
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Prelude to a patent : IDEA
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Banal content : CORN
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Loose-change item : CENT
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U.S.S.R. sea : AZOV
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___-majesté : LESE
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River of Albania : DRIN
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Kittenish sound : MEW

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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