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New York Times, Monday, January 9, 1967

Author:
Cora Goodman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 45, Avg Word Len: 5.29, Missing: { F J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 251 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 46, Cheaters: 20, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,358
Across
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Rain. : POUR
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"Common" event. : COLD
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Irish seaport. : TRALEE
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Destructive insects. : BORERS
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Very changeable. : PROTEAN
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Menu section. : ENTREES
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Strip of wood. : LATH
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Metallic sounds. : CLANGS
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Hail! : AVE
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Lyric work. : ODE
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Early title of honor. : CHILDE
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Duck. : SMEW
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Ornamentation. : DECOR
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Fireworks. : SPARKLERS
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Oxford and Pall Mall. : STREETS
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Turkish decree. : IRADE
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Burning glass. : LENS
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Triumph over. : BEAT
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Relatives of cutlets. : CHOPS
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Least hurried. : EASIEST
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Church parts. : TRANSEPTS
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Monarchs. : TSARS
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Junior and others. : SONS
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Highway features. : MOTELS
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Modern: Prefix. : NEO
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Water lily leaf. : PAD
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Wear away. : ABRADE
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Style of furniture. : ADAM
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Unfruitful. : STERILE
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Dined too well. : OVERATE
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Certain photographs. : SLIDES
53
Stair posts. : NEWELS
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Roman goddess of hope. : SPES
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Not as much. : LESS
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Defend. : PROTECT
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Courtroom procedure. : OATH
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Diminutive suffix. : ULE
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Go as far as. : REACH
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Collection of things. : CONGERIES
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Leavings. : ORTS
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Gaelic sea god. : LER
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Envisioned. : DREAMED
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Certain winds. : TRADES
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Joins. : ENLISTS
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Noted mask maker. : BENDA
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Unornamented. : SEVERE
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Move slowly. : PLOD
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Embroiders. : SEWS
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Dolomites. : ALPS
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Moves slowly. : CREEPS
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Lists of candidates. : SLATES
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Popular fabrics. : ORLONS
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Venomous snakes of Asia. : KRAITS
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Combos. : ENSEMBLES
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Predicated upon. : BASEDON
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Slavic people. : CROATS
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___ "Largo." : HANDELS
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Girl's name. : ETTA
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Mercury's talaria. : SANDALS
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Special tidbits. : TREATS
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Measures: Abbr. : TSPS
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Tiny orifices. : PORES
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Far from negligible. : SOME
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Social standing. : LEVEL
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Nurse's ___. : AIDE
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God of war. : ARES
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Move swiftly. : RIP
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Member of the flock. : EWE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 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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