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New York Times, Wednesday, February 3, 1982

33-Down : Lumberjack's activity

Author:
Judson G. Trent
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J K Q }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
Judson G. Trent has 51 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1982, The New York TimesNo. 11,775
Across
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Close relative of an ant : WASP
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Coral island : ATOLL
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New retiree's expectation : EASE
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Nautical term : ALEE
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Geometric lines : RADII
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Roentgen's discovery : XRAY
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Comedienne Imogene : COCA
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Pores for a purpose : CRAMS
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Noggin : PATE
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Beginning : OUTSET
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Like a Ph.D. : LETTERED
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Rara ___ : AVIS
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Roe or doe : DEER
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Anagram for balancer : BARNACLE
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Milstein or Hale : NATHAN
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Borders on : ABUTS
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Del or Al of sports : UNSER
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Outside: Prefix : EXO
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Diamond ___ : LIL
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A Cyrano quality : ARDOR
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Wire measure : MIL
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Gelderland town : EDE
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Japanese, in America : ISSEI
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Bluff : FEINT
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Grass for hay, pasturage or lawns : REDTOP
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Anagram for gardenia : DRAINAGE
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Alert : ATIP
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N.Y.S.E. risky buy : SPEC
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States : DECLARES
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Zealous : AFLAME
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Lily plant : ALOE
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"Toys in the ___": Hellman : ATTIC
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"___, poor Yorick!" : ALAS
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Jerusalem : ZION
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Emulate Montessori : TEACH
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Futile : VAIN
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Where Helios rises : EAST
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Pyle of the press : ERNIE
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Sea sight : ERNE
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Baylor's site : WACO
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Matty or Jesús : ALOU
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Cult : SECT
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Anagram for anapest : PEASANT
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Galosh : ARCTIC
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Salt : TAR
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East Indian vine : ODAL
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Treated the lawn : LIMED
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Anagram for re-enlist : LISTENER
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Maven : EXPERT
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Sandarac tree : ARAR
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Gratify : SATE
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Homophone for I'd : EYED
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Gabor and Braun : EVAS
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Kind of gas : TEAR
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Legato effects : SLURS
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Plantation employee : BALER
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"___ With Me" : ABIDE
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Lined : RULED
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Word after open : ENDED
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Blood: Comb. form : HEMIA
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Lumberjack's activity : AXING
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Nick of films : NOLTE
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Evenings, in Evian : SOIRS
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Anagram for parasite : ASPIRATE
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Smidgen : IOTA
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Feudal estate : FIEF
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Anagram for valence : ENCLAVE
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Gift : TALENT
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Geronimo was one : APACHE
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Keeper of the keys : PETER
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Stun : DAZE
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Director Kazan : ELIA
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Oregon river or bay : COOS
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Kenton or Musial : STAN
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Winged : ALAR
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Popular street name : MAIN
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Lowly Saxon : ESNE
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Here, in Le Havre : ICI

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