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New York Times, Monday, October 23, 1989

Author:
Fred Toole
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Fred Toole has 28 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1989, The New York TimesNo. 14,594
Across
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Corrida cheers : OLES
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Regarding manner or form : MODAL
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Luxurious : POSH
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Corrida animal : TORO
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Get up : ARISE
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What "video" means : ISEE
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Lop off : TRIM
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S.A. lasso : REATA
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Arise from : STEM
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Rarely : ONCEINALIFETIME
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___ the line (conformed) : TOED
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Spoofing session : ROAST
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Unadorned : PLAIN
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Fiend : DEMON
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Injure : HARM
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Puccini products : OPERAS
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Life story, for short : BIO
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Rarely : ONCEINABLUEMOON
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N.F.L. six-pointers : TDS
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Snack-bar drink : MALTED
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Chaplin's widow : OONA
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Desert delights : OASES
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Mortal : HUMAN
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Prompter's activity : CUING
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Purse the lips : POUT
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Superficial treatment : ONCEOVERLIGHTLY
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Pompey's 53 : LIII
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Perfect model : IDEAL
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Pâté de ___ gras : FOIE
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Solar disc : ATEN
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Londoner's small change : PENCE
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Forearm bone : ULNA
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Antitoxins : SERA
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Curl the lip : SNEER
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Aug. 1 babies, e.g. : LEOS
Down
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___ von Bismarck : OTTO
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Forsaken : LORN
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___ the Red : ERIC
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In the indefinite future : SOMETIME
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French river : MARNE
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Mountain nymph : OREAD
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Clock face : DIAL
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Italian wine center : ASTI
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Book part : LEAF
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Detroit N.B.A. player : PISTON
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Ancient port of Rome : OSTIA
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Appears : SEEMS
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City in Calif. : HEMET
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Charged particle : ION
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Notched : EROSE
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Unit of illumination : PHOT
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Debark : LAND
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Circle segments : ARCS
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I.o.u.'s : DEBTS
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___ Stanley Gardner : ERLE
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Tennyson poem : MAUD
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Cape Horn natives : ONAS
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Wan : PALE
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Cannon sound : BOOM
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Hebrides isle : IONA
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___ even keel : ONAN
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Adult insect : IMAGO
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"You said a ___!" : MOUTHFUL
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___ million (a rarity) : ONEINA
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Embrace : HUG
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Soft drinks : COLAS
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Wed : UNITE
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More frigid : ICIER
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"Peyton ___" : PLACE
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Edmonton N.H.L. player : OILER
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Bigwigs : VIPS
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Adam's abode : EDEN
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Painter Magritte : RENE
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Enameled ware : TOLE
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Typesetting machine, for short : LINO
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Affirmative votes : YEAS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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