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Grace Fabbroni
Grace Fabbroni

New York Times, Monday, February 25, 1980

Author:
Grace Fabbroni
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Grace Fabbroni has 20 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,066
Across
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Member of a Finnic group : LAPP
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Celebration in Calabria : FESTA
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Knot in wood : KNAR
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Calvary letters : INRI
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Else : OTHER
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Function : ROLE
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Caesar's 1,104 : MCIV
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Cachets : SEALS
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Spirit : ELAN
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Start of a quotation from Kingsley : BEGOODSWEETMAID
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Doubly: Prefix : TWI
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Nothing : NIL
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Court : ROMANCE
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Kind of punishment : CAPITAL
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Nuncupative : ORAL
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Village of South African natives : KRAAL
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Ephron or Charles : NORA
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Quotation: Part II : AND
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Equip : RIG
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Quotation: Part III : LET
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Oliver Twist's request : MORE
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Termite, e.g. : BORER
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Kismet : FATE
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Greek herald : STENTOR
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Lydia Languish, e.g. : REPINER
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Greek letter : TAU
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Swiss river : AAR
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End of the quotation : WHOWILLBECLEVER
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Branches : RAMI
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Jefferson was one : DEIST
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Half: Comb. form : DEMI
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Chester ___ Arthur : ALAN
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Growing out : ENATE
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Auricular : OTIC
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Ponder : PORE
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Made an incised mark : RASED
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Gusset : GORE
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An arm or a leg : LIMB
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Ending with attend or perform : ANCE
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Prude : PRIG
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Crucial : PIVOTAL
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Fearless ___ : FOSDICK
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French seasons : ETES
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G.B.S. : SHAW
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Part of TV : TELE
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Magazine : ARSENAL
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Russian citadel : KREMLIN
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Vincent Lopez's theme : NOLA
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Jai ___ : ALAI
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Tear apart : REND
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Possess : OWN
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Apex : TIP
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Saunters : ROAMS
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"Ready ___ . . . " : ORNOT
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Sierra ___ : MADRE
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Blunder : ERROR
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Basketball player : CAGER
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Chemical compound : TOLAN
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Alpine crest : ARETE
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Not now! : LATER
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Tune : AIR
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Braid : ENTWINE
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City near the world's highest dam : BOULDER
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Did a double take : REACTED
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Andiron : FIREDOG
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Bangkok native : TAI
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Chum : PAL
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Shawl : WRAP
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Aura : HALO
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Poet translated by FitzGerald : OMAR
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U.S.S.R. river : LENA
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Prejudice : BIAS
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East wind, in Ecuador : ESTE
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Turn down : VETO
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Arabian potentate : EMIR
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"Street Scene" playwright : RICE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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