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New York Times, Thursday, November 26, 1992

Author:
Ernie Furtado
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 8, XRef: 1, Spans: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
Ernie Furtado has 18 pre-Shortz puzzles and 12 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1992, The New York TimesNo. 15,724

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Across
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Sale wd. : IRR
4
Football unit : HALF
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Mont Blanc's location : ALPS
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Denigrate : SMEAR
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Buck chaser : AROO
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Appearance : LOOK
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What "feliz" is : SPANISHFORHAPPY
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Wood cutter : RIPSAW
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" . . . to shining ___" : SEA
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Bishopric : SEE
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___-feu (meat dish) : POTAU
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Bible bk. : ESTH
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What "danke" is : GERMANFORTHANKS
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Lee ___, 50's heavyweight : OMA
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Dawn goddess : EOS
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Lounge : LOLL
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Tony's cousin : OBIE
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Adlai's running mate: 1956 : ESTES
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Draft status : ONEA
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Ending for song or gab : FEST
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Historic time : ERA
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___ ordinaire : VIN
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What "action de donner" is : FRENCHFORGIVING
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Montreal Expos' manager : ALOU
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Vamp : SIREN
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Bit : TAD
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Starting syst. on a car : IGN
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Pasch : EASTER
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What "a tutti" is : ITALIANFORTOALL
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Proscription : NONO
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Peter the pianist : NERO
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Bravos : EUGES
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Kuwaiti, e.g. : ARAB
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Rebuff : SLAP
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Moon-ldg. unit : LEM
Down
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Zulu band : IMPI
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Assess anew : REAPPRAISE
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Deliverance : RANSOM
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So there! : HAH
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Sandy utterance : ARF
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Less uptight : LOOSER
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Sometimes the trees hide it : FOREST
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Recipe words : ALA
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Cuts off : LOPS
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"Essay on Man" author : POPE
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Type of terrier : SKYE
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Ukr., once : SSR
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Cattle catcher : RIATA
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Jolson showstopper : SWANEE
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"Thirty days ___ . . . " : HATH
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Saucers of a sort : UFOS
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TV undesirable effect : HALO
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Explode : GOOFF
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Burning coal : EMBER
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Path lead-in : OSTEO
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Describing 43 Across : NONVINTAGE
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Robert of comedy : KLEIN
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Ade's "Fables in ___" : SLANG
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Lab burner : ETNA
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Lapses : ERRS
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More seasoned, in a way : SAGIER
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Ovid's 152 : CLII
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"___ Heroes" on TV : HOGANS
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Flue; chimney : FUNNEL
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Up in arms : IRATE
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Town ENE of Dijon : VESOUL
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Turner of songdom : TINA
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Fabric stretcher? : ATOR
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Elcar of "MacGyver" : DANA
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Pt. of the whole : ELEM
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Literary monogram : RLS
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Tennis stroke : LOB
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___ Filippo Lippi : FRA
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Alley of comics : OOP

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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