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New York Times, Sunday, November 26, 1972

83-Down : Biblical prophet

Author:
Christine Valence
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 134, Blocks: 74, Avg Word Len: 5.48, Missing: { Q V Z }, Scrabble score: 546 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 113, Cheaters: 16, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 13
Christine R. Valence has 15 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1972, The New York TimesNo. 8,506
Across
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Belshazzar event : FEAST
6
Sun circles : HALOS
11
Kind of dragon : SNAP
15
Add water : DILUTE
16
Division of time : EPOCH
17
Wall plug : OUTLET
20
Girlish makeup : SUGARANDSPICE
22
Discomfort : UNEASE
23
Network : WEB
24
Chemical sugar : ALDOSE
25
Suffix for reg and pop : ULAR
27
"Oliver Twist" villain : SIKES
29
Collections of quotes : ANAS
31
Sayings of Jesus : LOGIA
32
Commoners : PLEBS
34
Queen of Carthage : DIDO
35
Selling places : MARTS
37
Close : NEARBY
39
Weather condition : RAIN
41
Kind of pie : MUD
42
Pre-election concerns : ISSUES
44
Loop, in anatomy : ANSA
45
Good ship et al. : LOLLIPOPS
47
Gem workers : FACERS
49
Opposite of taboo : NOA
51
Places : LOCI
52
McHenry and Raleigh, e.g. : OLDFORTS
55
N. Z. natives : MAORIS
57
Of the blood : HEMAL
61
"___ than a barrel of ... " : MOREFUN
62
Submit, as a bill : SENDIN
63
Mexican onyx : TECALI
64
Committed perjury : LIED
65
Fare for Gov. Egan : BAKEDALASKA
68
Outside: Prefix : ECTO
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Plowed fields: Sp. : ARADAS
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Badly placed : ILLSET
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Bunting : ORTOLAN
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Virile one : HEMAN
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Inches along : CREEPS
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Hoaxers : SPOOFERS
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Arabian tambourine : TAAR
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Engine part: Abbr. : CYL
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Countrified : RUSTIC
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Delicacy : SWEETMEAT
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Adored one : IDOL
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Go after a mosquito : SLAPAT
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Contract abbr. : ORL
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Restore : HEAL
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Certain suit sizes : STOUTS
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Use the rink : SKATE
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Ruin : DOIN
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___ Hawley Act of 1930 : SMOOT
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Candied : GLACE
102
Chemical compound : ENOL
103
Indian timber tree : ANJAN
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French relative : PERE
106
Goose variety : CANADA
108
Cloth measure : ELL
109
Cake, in France : GATEAU
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Child's treat, rug's nemesis : BREADANDJELLY
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Actor Omar : SHARIF
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Harden : INURE
116
Head pieces : TIARAS
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Type of cake : LOAF
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Booty of a certain knave : TARTS
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Male and female : SEXES
Down
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Cookies : FIGBARS
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High note : ELA
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Emanation : AURA
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Kill the clock : STALL
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Sinew : TENDON
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Mercenaries : HESSIANS
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Seems : APPEARS
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Law: Fr. : LOI
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Take over : OCCUPY
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Regatta sight : SHELL
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Sweets : SOURBALLS
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Type of buoy : NUN
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Sweetsop : ATES
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Scotsman's choice : PLAID
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Spanish landladies : DUENAS
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Nanook, e.g. : ESKIMO
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Ready to drive : TEEDUP
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Hindu teacher : SWAMI
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Turns down a leaf : DOGEARS
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Flying prefix : AERO
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Puts in a lawn : SODS
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Overfed escort : STUFFEDDATE
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Grain container : SILO
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___ Galilee : SEAOF
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Fountain order : BANANASPLIT
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Suitable place : NICHE
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Cancels, as a space shot : SCRUBS
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Cattle catcher : LARIAT
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Easy sort of job : PIECEOFCAKE
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Heating vessel : ETNA
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Lots : OODLES
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Indian court staff : OMLAH
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River of France : LOIRE
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Create air castles : DREAM
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Jumble : MEDLEY
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Elected ones : INS
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Twin crystal : MACLE
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Ara of the sky : ALTAR
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African game : LIONS
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Choose : SELECT
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Seers' cards : TAROTS
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Stronghold of Moab : KIR
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Hills in South Africa : KOPS
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Semitic goddess of war : ANATH
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Works : TOILS
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Namby-pamby one : CREAMPUFF
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Raisin : SULTANA
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Ed or Nancy : AMES
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Vocal flourishes : ROULADES
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Drink mix : SODA
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Maligns : WRONGS
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Biblical prophet : ELIJAH
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Lily plant : ALOE
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Sporty carriage : DOGCART
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Brown sugars : PANELAS
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Pacific sights : ATOLLS
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Idiot box, in England : TELLY
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Breastbones : STERNA
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Short-changes : SCANTS
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Port of Brazil : NATAL
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Jupiter's path : ORBIT
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Bracken : EDDIE
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Roman emperor : NERO
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Runner-up to Achilles : AJAX
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Building planners' org. : AIA
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Continent: Abbr. : EUR
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Before : ERE

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 14 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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