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New York Times, Wednesday, November 27, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 5.31, Missing: { J K Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 7,046
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1. Man of the cloth. : RECTOR
7. Relating to the first man. : ADAMIC
13. Give off, as vapor. : EXHALE
14. Disputant. : DEBATER
16. Startled. : SCARED
17. Letters ___. : OFCREDIT
19. Machinist's tool : TAP
20. French cleric. : ABBE
22. Famous Austrian physicist. : MACH
23. Prayer. : AVE
24. Intonations. : ACCENTS
27. Greek letter. : RHO
28. Ancient units of money. : TALENTS
30. Valet. : DRESSER
32. Endless: Poet. : ETERN
33. Architect Saarinen. : EERO
34. Road signs. : DETOURS
37. Facsimile. : REPLICA
41. Destroy. : SLAY
42. De Valera. : EAMON
43. Like Niobe. : INTEARS
46. Forbidding. : BANNING
48. Digit. : TOE
49. Disavow something. : RETRACT
51. Chess champion, 1960. : TAL
52. Norse goddess of the Past. : URTH
54. River into the Seine. : OISE
55. I love: Lat. : AMO
56. Curve. : PARABOLA
59. The piper's son. : TOMTOM
62. Brioche baked in a ring mold. : SAVARIN
63. Electrical unit. : AMPERE
64. Observe. : DETECT
65. Minimize. : LESSEN
1. Paraphrased. : RESTATED
2. Hollow out. : EXCAVATE
3. Old-time arrangement of stirrup straps. : CHAPELET
4. Pitch. : TAR
5. Bravo's cousin. : OLE
6. Edit or revise. : REDACT
7. Building brick. : ADOBE
8. Legal figure. : DEFENDER
9. First principle. : ABC
10. Sully. : MAR
11. Topic. : ITEM
12. Forest group. : CEDARS
15. Nouveau ___. : RICHE
18. Norse name. : THOR
21. Degrees. : BCS
24. Ring-shaped. : ANNULAR
25. Thuja. : TREE
26. Reptile. : SERPENT
29. Ragged-edged. : EROSE
31. The gannet. : SOLAN
35. Choice. : RARE
36. Of a contraction of the heart. : SYSTOLIC
38. Appears like. : IMITATES
39. Tenderly. : CONAMORE
40. Partisans of English interests in America. : ANGLOMEN
43. Live ___. : ITUP
44. Mrs. Helmer and others. : NORAS
45. Quaternion. : TETRAD
46. Degrees. : BAS
47. Organic compound. : ACETAL
50. Gay. : RIANT
53. Experience. : HAVE
57. Night flier. : BAT
58. Pitchblende. : ORE
60. Residence, à la Cockney. : OME
61. Certain legislators. : MPS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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