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New York Times, Monday, November 30, 1992

26-Across : Equipment for a TV crewman

Author:
Janet R. Bender
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Janet R. Bender has 2 pre-Shortz puzzles and 27 Shortz Era crosswords in our database.
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© 1992, The New York TimesNo. 15,728
Across
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Border on : ABUT
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Tombouctou's country : MALI
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"Olympia" artist : MANET
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Abundant : RIFE
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Immorality : EVIL
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Acid type : AMINO
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Kubrick film, with "A": 1971 : CLOCKWORKORANGE
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Netman Nastase : ILIE
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Put a match to : LIT
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Fastened, as sheets of paper : STAPLED
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Equipment for a TV crewman : MINICAM
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Harbinger : HERALD
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Give a great review : RAVE
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Mine output : ORE
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Dinsmore or Janis : ELSIE
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Vanished : GONE
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Part of some skirts : SLIT
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Rusty Staub's nickname in Montreal : LEGRANDORANGE
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Track strip : LANE
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Activist : DOER
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Blazers or ulsters : COATS
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Actress MacGraw : ALI
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Bullets and bombs : AMMO
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Opera singer Renata : SCOTTO
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Dagwood's wife : BLONDIE
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Nick Nolte film: 1977 : THEDEEP
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Rowboat implement : OAR
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God of war : ARES
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South African province : ORANGEFREESTATE
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Samba or rumba, e.g. : DANCE
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Naturalist Fossey : DIAN
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"Jeopardy!" host Trebek : ALEX
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Units of force : DYNES
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Utah ski resort : ALTA
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Mirth : GLEE
Down
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Circle part : ARC
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Puppeteer Baird : BIL
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Flying saucer : UFO
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P.I. : TEC
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Whined : MEWLED
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Keep away from : AVOID
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Moola in Milano : LIRE
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Kind; sort : ILK
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Gyrene : MARINE
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Italian violinmaker : AMATI
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French-born diarist : NIN
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Chang's twin : ENG
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Pedal digit : TOE
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Assassin : KILLER
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Director Stone : OLIVER
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H. Rider Haggard novel : SHE
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Like a Kitty Kelley biography : TELLALL
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Late-night TV's Hall : ARSENIO
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Satchel of pitching fame : PAIGE
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Landed estate : MANOR
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University in Hamilton, N.Y. : COLGATE
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Short melody : ARIETTE
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Shea Stadium player : MET
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Cowboy exhibition : RODEO
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Dwarf : GNOME
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Decorative hairnet : SNOOD
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Esteem : ADMIRE
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Admission : ACCESS
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Chemist's workplace : LAB
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Bribe : SOP
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Saws : ADAGES
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Singer Easton : SHEENA
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The time being : NONCE
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Actor Williams from Conn. : TREAT
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Seed covering : ARIL
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Unusual : ODD
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Singer Charles : RAY
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Actress Jillian : ANN
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Govt. regulatory org. : FDA
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Child's game : TAG
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Everything : ALL
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Peg for Faldo : TEE
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English river : EXE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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