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Judith Perry
Judith Perry

New York Times, Thursday, February 18, 1993

Author:
Judith Perry
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
Judith Perry has 22 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York TimesNo. 15,808
Across
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Certain compensation : WAGE
5
Tajo and Duero : RIOS
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Gentle soul : LAMB
13
Pianist Gilels : EMIL
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Home of a biblical witch : ENDOR
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Theatrical award : OBIE
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Sorcery lacks tome : BELLCANDLE
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Canadian Indian : CREE
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Nurses' stations : BEDSIDES
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Actor Alan and family : ARKINS
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Many moons, for short : YRS
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Scottish seaport : AYR
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Blister : BLEB
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Take more than one's share : HOG
27
Everyone except Cavett : TOMHARRY
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In addition : ALSO
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Redolence : ODOR
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Stein-line ending : AROSE
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Bridge ace, e.g. : HONOR
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Grain beard : AWN
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Cheer for Battle : BRAVA
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Become cognizant : AWAKE
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Swerve : VEER
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Jap. rulers : EMPS
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Acquire without credit : BEGSTEAL
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Congrio : EEL
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Shakespearean villain : IAGO
50
Toxic insecticide : DDT
51
Inge's "___ Stop" : BUS
54
Metamorphosis : CHANGE
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Cloudlike : NEBULOSE
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Thin : LANK
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Blind crossing signal : STOPLISTEN
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"Rosamond" composer : ARNE
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Armadillo : TATOU
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Dull sound : THUD
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Equal : PEER
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Fischer triumph : MATE
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Weakens : SAPS
Down
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Like an arachnid's home : WEBBY
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Turkish title : AMEER
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Makes aureate : GILDS
4
Building extensions : ELLS
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Set out before liftoff : READYGO
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More secret : INNER
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Probabilities : ODDS
8
Sun god : SOL
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Everything but the goods : LOCKBARREL
10
Hillside shelter : ABRI
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Bearing : MIEN
12
Bonnet residents : BEES
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Kingdom : REALM
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Italian's ave : CIAO
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G.I.'s therapy ctr. : REHAB
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Endured : BORNE
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Most of Walton's gear : HOOKSINKER
27
Bath accessory : TOWEL
28
Wander : ROAM
29
Invitation abbr. : RSVP
30
Affirmatives : YEAS
31
Pequod captain : AHAB
32
"Bad Influence" actor : LOWE
33
Obstacle : SNAG
35
Mindanao port : DAVAO
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Change the label : RETAG
43
Old Glory sans pallor : REDBLUE
46
Void : EGEST
48
Needle case : ETUI
50
Storage base : DEPOT
51
De Klerk's predecessor : BOTHA
52
Consume : USEUP
53
Transmits : SENDS
54
Sharp, abrupt sound : CLAP
55
Leveret, e.g. : HARE
56
Poet Sexton : ANNE
57
___ bene : NOTA
58
W.W. II landing craft : LSTS
61
Gaelic headgear : TAM

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 4 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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