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New York Times, Monday, November 15, 1982

Author:
Peter G. Snow
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Peter G. Snow has 29 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1982, The New York TimesNo. 12,060
Across
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Sojourn : STOP
5
Dark, rich soils : LOAMS
10
Chicken feed : MASH
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Entire: Comb. form : HOLO
15
Irish alphabetic system : OGHAM
16
Italian noble family : ESTE
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Central European river : ODER
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Football Hall of Famer Greasy ___ : NEALE
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Scorch : SEAR
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Indicia : POSTAGE
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Knead : MASSAGE
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Pt. of speech : ADJ
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Main artery : AORTA
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Doorbell sound : DINGDONG
30
Drooped : SAGGED
34
Medicinal plant : ALOE
35
Swine : HOGS
37
Indigent : NEEDY
38
Reel's partner : ROD
39
Knotty and twisted : GNARLED
41
Bolivian export : TIN
42
Related on Mom's side : ENATE
44
Pull or tug : HAUL
45
Degrading : VILE
46
Drawing rooms : SALONS
48
Insects that have lost their wings : DEALATES
50
Clamor : NOISE
52
Chess pieces : MEN
53
Adolescent : TEENAGE
56
Wine : VINTAGE
60
Recorded proceedings : ACTA
61
Addiction : HABIT
63
Declare : AVOW
64
Tangled mass : SHAG
65
Musical composition : ETUDE
66
Part of a chromosome : GENE
67
One and only : SOLE
68
Medicinal amounts : DOSES
69
Energy units : ERGS
Down
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Kind of keeper : SHOP
2
Commotion : TODO
3
Cheers for a matador : OLES
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Chore on a canoe trip : PORTAGE
5
Silver of fiction : LONGJOHN
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Curved molding : OGEE
7
Cry of triumph : AHA
8
Swedish seaport : MALMO
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Slanders : SMEARS
10
Communication : MESSAGE
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On the briny : ASEA
12
Hart : STAG
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There's partner : HERE
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State further : ADD
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Arise : STAND
25
Build up a slope : AGGRADE
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Is fearless : DARES
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Actress Massey : ILONA
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Of a protuberance : NODAL
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Ark builder : NOAH
31
Understand or be punished : GETIT
32
Roman minister of public works : EDILE
33
Units of force : DYNES
36
Swing around : SLUE
39
Italian seaport : GENOA
40
Natives of an ancient Asian kingdom : ELAMITES
43
Carrying capacity of a ship : TONNAGE
45
Position allowing a clear view : VANTAGE
47
Expressed sorrow or relief : SIGHED
49
Dawson or Deighton : LEN
51
Former cousin of NATO : SEATO
53
Soviet news agency : TASS
54
Reverberate : ECHO
55
Relative of etc. : ETAL
56
Refer to: Lat. : VIDE
57
See 63 Across : AVER
58
Percussion instrument : GONG
59
They may get fleeced : EWES
62
Large motor coach : BUS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 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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