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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Wednesday, October 27, 1976

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 311 (avg 1.70)
Open Squares: 61, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1976, The New York TimesNo. 9,937

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Across
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Rule, in India : RAJ
4
Summer cooler : ADE
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Demean : ABASE
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Horse : ARAB
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Importunes : BEGS
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TV movie, maybe : RERUN
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Stadium : BOWL
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Jai ___ : ALAI
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Doolittle : ELIZA
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Permeate : IMBUE
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Unused : IDLE
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Put down : LAY
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Evel Knievel's forte : DAREDEVILTRY
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Undercut : ERODE
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Till : COFFER
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___ standstill : ATA
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Historic times : ERAS
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Prefix similar to poly : MULTI
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Use for display : MAKEANEXAMPLEOF
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Boadicea's people : ICENI
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Half: Prefix : DEMI
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Hill-dweller : ANT
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El ___ : DORADO
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King of Troy : PRIAM
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Succeed : MAKETHEGRADE
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Marie, e.g. : STE
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Rani's garb : SARI
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Circe, e.g. : SIREN
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Bed covering : QUILT
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Gentlemen : SIRS
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Arr. and Dep. list : SKED
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Yellowish brown : UMBER
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Fencing gear : EPEE
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Saarinen : EERO
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Stage line : ASIDE
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Title of respect: Abbr. : ESQ
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Thrice: Prefix : TER
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Like some fans : RABID
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Kitchen emanation : AROMA
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Sesquipedalian word : JAWBREAKER
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Camel's-hair fabric : ABA
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Made good : DELIVERED
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Islands off Sicily : EGADI
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Exist : ARE
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Quite enough : BELLYFUL
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Diva's forte : ARIA
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Girl's name : SUZY
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Alfonso's queen : ENA
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More despondent : BLUER
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Door feature : SILL
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Tokyo, of yore : EDO
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Catchall abbr. : ETC
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Utopia : EDEN
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Cavort : ROMP
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Resale emporium : FLEAMARKET
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Harrow's rival : ETON
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Schism : RIFT
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Surrounded by : AMID
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Cantina fare : TACO
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Hewer : AXE
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Seacoast plants : SAMPHIRES
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Having a glossy finish : ENAMELED
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"Celeste ___" : AIDA
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Ooze : MIRE
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Approves : OKS
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Military sleuths: Abbr. : IGS
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Crop up : ARISE
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Pave the way : EASE
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Balderdash : TRIPE
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Steel-plow man : DEERE
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Witch of ___ : ENDOR
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Bottom lines : SUMS
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Latin pronoun : TIBI
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Sine ___ non : QUA
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Italian numeral : TRE
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Et ___ : SEQ

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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