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New York Times, Tuesday, March 16, 1993

Author:
Stanley B. Whitten
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Stanley B. Whitten has 9 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York TimesNo. 15,834
Across
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Growl : GNAR
5
Atlas items : MAPS
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Defeats : BESTS
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Superb : AONE
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Mine entrance : ADIT
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Palmer of golf : ARNIE
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Part of W. Va. : PANHANDLE
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Cattle catcher : RIATA
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Protect : SHIELD
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Warehouse : ENTREPOT
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"Do I dare to ___ peach?": T.S.E. : EATA
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Molybdenite, e.g. : ORE
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Groups of seven : SEPTETS
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Decamps for romance : ELOPES
33
Money unit of Macao : AVO
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Remaining fragments : RELICS
37
Single guy : BACH
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Belongs : FITS
40
"___ pro nobis" : ORA
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"To Live and Die ___" : INLA
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Marion's ending? : ETTE
43
Stiffen, in a way : STARCH
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Toast spread : JAM
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Scamp : RASCAL
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Court for heirs : PROBATE
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Beat pounder : COP
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Kind of corner : AMEN
54
Remedies : PANACEAS
59
Repaired : MENDED
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High society : ELITE
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Musical medley : POTPOURRI
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Occupied, as a seat : TAKEN
66
Toward shelter at sea : ALEE
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Coffee holders : MUGS
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Saccharine : SWEET
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Advance : LEND
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V.I.P at college : BMOC
Down
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Discrepancies : GAPS
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Ark builder : NOAH
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"Designing Women" cast member : ANNIEPOTTS
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Warm up again : REHEAT
5
Order : MANDATE
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Tally : ADD
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Mound : PILE
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Court reporter : STENO
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Gun tube : BARREL
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Gannon University location : ERIE
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Crack : SNAP
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Josip Broz : TITO
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Ensconce : SEAT
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Change : ALTER
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___ bien : TRES
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Less dangerous : SAFER
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Long-running Broadway hit : EVITA
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Berth : SLOT
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Japanese cummerbund : OBI
30
Pretentious official : PANJANDRUM
31
Fanfare : ECLAT
32
Embarrassment : SHAME
35
Retirement-plan letters : IRA
36
Complain : CARP
39
N.Y.S.E. watchdog : SEC
43
___ gin fizz : SLOE
44
Confining : CRAMPED
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Similar: Comb. form : HOMEO
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Emphasis : ACCENT
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Paralyze : BENUMB
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Pertaining to the Vatican : PAPAL
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Favorites : PETS
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"There oughta be ___!" : ALAW
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Greek goddess of victory : NIKE
57
To ___ (perfectly) : ATEE
58
Exclusive : SOLE
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Therefore : ERGO
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Kind of jockey : DISC
64
Sawbuck : TEN

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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