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Nancy Nicholson Joline
Nancy Nicholson Joline

New York Times, Thursday, February 4, 1988

Author:
Nancy Joline
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J K Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 259 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
Nancy Nicholson Joline has 61 pre-Shortz puzzles and 48 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1988, The New York TimesNo. 13,967
Across
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Eject : OUST
5
"Awake and ___!": Odets : SING
9
Gets along : FARES
14
Chigoe : FLEA
15
Pointed arch : OGEE
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Moslem law council : ULEMA
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Mushroom-shaped : FUNGIFORM
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Himalayan country : NEPAL
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Dockers' org. : ILA
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Hudson or Maxwell : CAR
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Avril follower : MAI
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Cuckoo : ANI
25
Word in a Heller title : CATCH
27
Secular : LAIC
28
Forefront : VAN
29
Organic compound : ENOL
30
Arab's outer garment : ABA
32
Matador's red cloth : MULETA
34
Dallies : TRIFLES
36
Puts on cargo : LADES
37
Evanescent : FUGACIOUS
40
Medieval sons of the soil : SERFS
43
Botanical beards : ARISTAE
46
Sherman Act's targets : TRUSTS
48
Bro., e.g. : REL
49
Actress Lanchester : ELSA
51
Ages upon ages : EON
52
"___ my lady . . . ": Romeo : ITIS
54
___ out (deletes) : EDITS
55
A hallucinogen : LSD
56
O.T. book : GEN
57
English river : CAM
59
Jockey's short whip : BAT
60
Actress Skala : LILIA
62
Emit flashes : FULGURATE
65
Obviate : AVERT
66
Isaac's elder son : ESAU
67
"Deutschland ___ Alles" : UBER
68
Caterpillar's bristles : SETAE
69
Descartes : RENE
70
Soviet news agency : TASS
Down
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Part of O.P.A. : OFFICE
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Wailing : ULULANT
3
Thesmothete : SENATOR
4
Word with end or line : TAG
5
Chesterfield, e.g. : SOFA
6
Stravinsky : IGOR
7
Saul's grandfather : NER
8
Bud of a plant : GEMMA
9
Bundle of nerve fibers : FUNICULUS
10
Pub item : ALE
11
Did a road job : REPAVED
12
Arise : EMANATE
13
Calif. river : SALINAS
18
"___ bin ein Berliner": J.F.K. : ICH
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Object : AIM
26
Dover sight : CLIFFS
27
E. Indian sailors : LASCARS
30
Pain: Comb. form : ALG
31
Arthur or Lillie : BEA
33
Continued : LASTED
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Criticize severely : FUSTIGATE
38
Eur. country : IRE
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Midnight follower : OIL
40
Dallas and Stevens : STELLAS
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Causing wear : EROSIVE
42
Small barrel : RUNDLET
44
"Arabian Nights" hero : ALIBABA
45
Social and political classes : ESTATES
47
Sault ___ Marie : STE
50
Michaelmas daisies : ASTERS
53
Deduce : INFER
54
Australian bird : EMU
57
Family group : CLAN
58
Chills and fever : AGUE
61
Author Levin : IRA
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"How ___ doth breed a habit . . . ": Shak. : USE
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Furrow : RUT

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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