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New York Times, Thursday, November 11, 1971

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.34, Missing: { M Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,125
Across
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Jinxes : JONAHS
7
Coal troughs : CHUTES
13
Relative of a whitewash : COVERUP
14
Bowed to, in square dancing : HONORED
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Plastic material : ACETATE
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Stir : AGITATE
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Opera wear : FURS
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Of the same material : SELF
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Trials : TESTS
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Antiquity : ELD
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Shaping tools : DIES
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Behave moodily : SULK
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Lizard: Suffix : SAUR
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Thwart : HINDER
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In medias ___ : RES
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Gaining : REAPING
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Olympic star Johnson : RAFER
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Florida export : TANGERINE
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French port : BREST
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Makes : RENDERS
42
Magnetite : ORE
43
Some basketball scores : TAPINS
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Socials : TEAS
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Flood deposit : SILT
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Prong : TINE
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Drink : ADE
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Concepts : IDEAS
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Dairy purchase : EGGS
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Suffix in acid names : OLIC
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Buoyant : ELASTIC
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Throwback : ATAVIST
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Reestablish : RESTORE
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Kings and princes : DYNASTS
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Dripped : SEEPED
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Puts on a pedestal : EXALTS
Down
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Waggish : JOCULAR
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Late : OVERDUE
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Butterfly catchers : NETS
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Parseghian : ARA
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Hovels : HUTS
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Kind of ticket : SPEEDING
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Annoyed : CHAFED
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Greedy one : HOG
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Kind of rule : UNIT
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Carries : TOTES
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Stenog's occasional mark : ERASURE
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Homestead man : SETTLER
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Barrooms : CAFES
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Newspaper-office sections : DESKS
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Persistent : LINGERING
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Finches : SERINS
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Chide : RATE
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Give an intimation : HINTAT
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Think-tank in Calif. : RAND
32
Over : PAST
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Verse measures : FEET
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Traitor : RENEGADE
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Shows resentment : BRIDLES
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Free : RELEASE
40
Flaubert or Zola : REALIST
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Cruel ones : SADISTS
42
Dogwood : OSIER
44
Joined : PIECED
46
Factions : SECTS
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Discernment : TASTE
52
F-number : STOP
54
Charon's river : STYX
55
Face shape : OVAL
57
Anger : IRE
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Santa ___ : ANA

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 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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