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New York Times, Friday, March 12, 1982

Author:
Elaine D. Schorr
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Elaine D. Schorr has 49 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1982, The New York TimesNo. 11,812
Across
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Fine fiddle, for short : STRAD
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Tie hand and foot : LASH
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Frolicsome attitude : JEST
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Marie Curie's daughter : IRENE
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Ski resort in Utah : ALTA
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Wised up : ONTO
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Thematic element : MOTIF
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Male guinea pig : BOAR
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Munich's river : ISAR
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Enthralled : SPELLBOUND
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Starlight time in Paris : NUIT
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Bernese Alps river : AAR
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Some residents of Leavenworth : LIFERS
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___ sleep : BEAUTY
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Uniform fabric : CHINO
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Kipling's "Mother ___" : OMINE
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Metalworking plants : FOUNDRIES
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Put a ring around Rosie : GIRD
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W.W. I battle scene : SOMME
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Prince Albert or chesterfield : COAT
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Like Einstein's mind : STEELTRAP
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Painting category : GENRE
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Peregrinates : ROAMS
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Take umbrage : RESENT
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"O! wither'd is the garland of ___": Shak. : THEWAR
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___ Pablo Bay, Calif. : SAN
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Grayish white : HOAR
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Do a J.P.'s job : TIETHEKNOT
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Rialto acronym : ANTA
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___ Astor : LADY
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Rhone feeder : SAONE
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Cry : WEEP
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Pianist Gilels : EMIL
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Prefix with lope or lock : INTER
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Ants.' opposites : SYNS
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Get-together of a sort : DATE
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Breathe fire and fury : STORM
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Rear admiral of W.W. I : SIMS
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Turning: Comb. form : TROP
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Anatomical mesh : RETE
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Blue dye : ANIL
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Put a pin in a balloon : DEFLATE
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Kind of grind : LABOR
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Diamond family name : ALOU
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Laurel : STAN
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Unyielding position : HARDLINE
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Go cahoots : JOINFORCES
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Eventuate : ENSUE
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Kind of way or well : STAIR
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Wrongful acts : TORTS
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Michigan's ___ City : BAY
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Nat. of Nagpur : IND
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___ down (slows) : BOGS
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Vent : EMIT
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Leeds's river : AIRE
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Hush-hush : UNDERWRAPS
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Unaware states : COMAS
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Dromedary feature : HUMP
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Configuration : FORM
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Bulwer-Lytton heroine : IONE
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Bring home the bacon : EARN
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Bit of marginalia : STET
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Given a turn : STARTLED
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Seat of Wayne Co., Utah : LOA
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It starts with "In" and ends with "Egypt" : GENESIS
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Oval utterance : RAH
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Unbends : THAWS
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Queen's bread spread : HONEY
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___ away (eroded) : EATEN
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Prevailing taste : STYLE
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"___ Roman citizen": Cicero : IAMA
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Revamp, in a way : EDIT
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Author of "Critique of Pure Reason" : KANT
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South: Comb. form : NOTO
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Corker : ONER
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Type of paper : TERM

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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