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New York Times, Monday, February 4, 1980

Author: Herb L. Risteen
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Herb L. Risteen has 244 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,045
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1. Food fish : BASS
5. Actress Paget : DEBRA
10. Biblical brother : ABEL
14. Prefix with date or nave : ANTE
15. Auriculate : EARED
16. "Adam ___," Eliot novel : BEDE
17. Greek portico : STOA
18. Plant part : OVULE
19. Soviet city : OREL
20. Gives in : ACCEDES
22. "___ Girl" : FUNNY
23. Tropical nut : KOLA
24. Acrobatic feats : SPLITS
27. Fabric from Angora goats : MOHAIR
29. Spirit : ELAN
30. Boutique item : WIG
33. At ___ (mystified) : ALOSS
34. Come in second at Belmont : PLACE
35. Wedding words : IDO
36. Trapping trophy : PELT
37. Robust : LUSTY
38. Normandy town : STLO
39. Thrash : LAM
40. "Camille" actress : GARBO
41. Demolished : RAZED
42. Units of measure, in printing : ENS
43. Sweetbrier : ROSE
44. Very thin : PAPERY
45. Be evasive : WEASEL
47. Eastern V.I.P. : AMIR
48. Very critical : ACERB
50. N.T. books : GOSPELS
53. Fashion : MODE
54. Corrupt : TAINT
56. Is off guard : NAPS
58. Contemporary pact : OPEC
59. Bring out : EDUCE
60. Danish king of England: 1017–35 : CNUT
61. Thrown : SENT
62. Arab's hageen : CAMEL
63. MacDonald's erstwhile partner : EDDY
1. ___-relief : BAS
2. Rectangular pier : ANTA
3. Capital city : STOCKHOLMSWEDEN
4. Littoral area : SEACOAST
5. Himalayan cedar : DEODAR
6. Building part : EAVE
7. Capital city : BRUSSELSBELGIUM
8. Electrical unit : REL
9. Picnic drink : ADE
10. Stirring : ABOUT
11. Capital city : BERNSWITZERLAND
12. Delightful spot : EDEN
13. Dutch painter: 1618–80 : LELY
21. Ivy Leaguers : ELIS
22. Punish pecuniarily : FINE
25. "Dialogues" man : PLATO
26. Like certain trimming : LACY
27. Bird's-eye ___ : MAPLE
28. City in New York : OLEAN
31. Do-nothing : IDLER
32. Exclamation of pleasure : GOODY
34. Trash, to Iago : PURSE
37. Neighbor of Cambodia : LAOS
38. Wisdom : SAPIENCE
40. Type of bag : GRAB
41. Sloping way : RAMP
44. Soft shade : PASTEL
46. Establish : ERECT
48. Biblical book : AMOS
49. Preistly cloak : COPE
51. Formerly : ONCE
52. ___ Chandler, ex-Yankee pitcher : SPUD
54. Gumshoe : TEC
55. Palindromic feminine name : ADA
57. Porker's pad : STY

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