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Charles B. Waffell
Charles B. Waffell

New York Times, Saturday, March 10, 1990

10-Down : Intensify

Author:
Charles B. Waffell
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 30, Avg Word Len: 5.13, Missing: { B F J K Q }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 82, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
Charles B. Waffell has 3 known pre-Shortz puzzles, and 1 Shortz Era crossword in our database.
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© 1990, The New York TimesNo. 14,732
Across
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Honduran house : CASA
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Another kind of house : HOT
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Machine for scraping sugarcane : RASPER
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City N of Pasadena : ALTADENA
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Gym teacher's command : INHALE
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Two deficiencies? : PARALLAX
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Scorched : SEARED
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Siouan Indian : OTO
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As written, in journalism : SIC
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Want again : RECRAVE
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Yurt : TENT
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Ancient Greek flasks : OLPES
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Municipal map : PLAT
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Having boundaries : EDGED
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Dine : EAT
30
Visayan island : LEYTE
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Actor Burton : LEVAR
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German tank : PANZER
34
Inits. on a gravestone : RIP
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Two medics? : PARADOX
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Lopat and Stanky : EDS
40
Tooth material : ENAMEL
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In a bright manner : GAILY
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Sometimes it's the last : STRAW
45
Walt Disney's older brother : ROY
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Clothiers' measures : YARDS
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Saline drop : TEAR
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Spread perfume : CENSE
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Only : MERE
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Church's lists of feasts : ORDINES
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Bit : TAD
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Attach, in a way : PIN
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Checked : REINED
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Two dogs? : PARAPETS
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Dead Sea ascetic : ESSENE
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Of a small space : AREOLATE
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Cubic meters : STERES
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Abbr. for an acid : LSD
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Salt Lake City team : UTES
Down
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Author of "The Grass Harp" : CAPOTE
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Having wings : ALATED
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Intense : STRONG
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Drivers' org. : AAA
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Sun: Comb. form : HELIO
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"___ Day," 1965 song : ONACLEAR
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Levy : TAX
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Goes up : RISES
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Short tale in a bio. : ANEC
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Intensify : SHARPEN
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Two untruths? : PARALYZE
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High : ELEVATED
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Hinders again : REDETERS
15
Librarian's deg. : DLS
21
Steep flax : RET
23
Hill, to an Arab : TEL
25
Puzzle theme missing? : PARAGON
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Politician Chauncey: 1834-1928 : DEPEW
30
In a negligent way : LAXLY
32
Kind of lace : VAL
33
Luau serving : POI
34
Makes new : RESTORES
35
Concern : INTEREST
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Two gambling pieces? : PARADISE
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Mercury and Venus : DAYSTARS
41
Seattle athlete : MARINER
43
A tuber : YAM
45
In medias ___ : RES
47
Kind of performance : REPEAT
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Third, in Thuringia : DRITTE
49
Purports or imports : SENSES
51
Yields : CEDES
52
Like some jugs : EARED
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Hawaiian honker : NENE
57
Tree on 30 Across : DAO
60
Chum : PAL
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Opposite of sing. : PLU

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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