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New York Times, Monday, November 30, 1970

5-Down : Grievously

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 300 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,779
Across
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Squabble : SPAT
5
Vamoose : SCRAM
10
Bind with ropes : FRAP
14
Indian weight : TOLA
15
Minnesota slugger : OLIVA
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Shade of red : PUCE
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Like a bump on ___ : ALOG
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Prof's role : RATER
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Rudiments : ABCS
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Jam makers : BOTTLENECKS
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Action at Aqueduct : BET
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Is out of sorts : AILS
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Kokomo product : STEEL
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With piety : HOLILY
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Objection : DEMURRER
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City in Spain : AVILA
34
Lugosi : BELA
35
Obi accessory : INRO
36
Trammel : NET
37
Citizens of Canea : CRETANS
40
___ de vie : EAU
41
Leavings : ORTS
43
Site of Tree of Life : EDEN
44
NATO and SEATO : PACTS
46
Man from Man : ISLANDER
48
Tragedy by Tennyson : BECKET
49
Slackening : LETUP
50
Engine puff : PANT
51
Staff on a green : PIN
52
In a photo finish : NECKANDNECK
58
Brainchild : IDEA
60
Tiff : RUNIN
61
Czar's name : IVAN
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Cult : SECT
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Beldam : CRONE
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Luxor's river : NILE
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Invites : ASKS
66
Jinxed : HEXED
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Actress Sommer : ELKE
Down
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Try: Colloq. : STAB
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Game divided into chukkers : POLO
3
"Thanks ___" : ALOT
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Sycophant : TAGTAIL
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Grievously : SORELY
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Highland groups : CLANS
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Solemnity : RITE
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With: Fr. : AVEC
9
William Tell was one : MARKSMAN
10
"Conning Tower" man : FPA
11
Sight-see : RUBBERNECK
12
Step up : ACCELERATE
13
Gnat or rat : PEST
21
Popular scent : LILAC
22
Man's nickname : STU
26
Silkworm : ERI
27
Saigon's counterpart : HANOI
28
Skids past the base : OVERSLIDES
29
Young quahog : LITTLENECK
30
Hinder : DETER
31
Joie de vivre : ELAN
32
Awaken, country style : ROUST
34
Eliot hero : BEDE
38
Food fish : REDPERCH
39
Disburse : SPEND
42
Held court : SAT
45
"Strange Interlude" finale : ACTNINE
47
Wimple wearer : NUN
48
Forbade : BANNED
50
"Common Sense" man : PAINE
51
Galileo's birthplace : PISA
53
Preserve : CURE
54
Fort ___ : KNOX
55
Sinister : EVIL
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Tapered wedge : CALK
57
It's above the tibia : KNEE
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Siamese money : ATS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 6 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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