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New York Times, Tuesday, March 23, 1982

Author:
Nancy McCarthy
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F J K Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 258 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0
Nancy McCarthy has 47 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1982, The New York TimesNo. 11,823
Across
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Moves restlessly : GADS
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Fish armor : SCALE
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Meek one : LAMB
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Others, to Octavius : ALII
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Site of the Rodin Museum : PARIS
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Persian poet : OMAR
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Buck heroine : OLAN
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Tapestry : ARRAS
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Not any : NONE
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Paper money: Slang : LONGGREEN
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Showy bird : EGRET
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Cowpoke's concern : STEER
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Collar stiffener : STARCH
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Inlets : RIAS
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Multiple fruit : SOROSIS
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Bulldoze : COW
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Govt. agents : TMEN
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Dawn : AURORA
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Spoken : ORAL
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Last Trojan king : PRIAM
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Christmas carol : NOEL
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Get to be : BECOME
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Roman commoner : PLEB
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Monogram of the author of "The Hollow Men" : TSE
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Oklahomans : SOONERS
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Edible fish : IDES
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Long-run musical : GREASE
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Military vacation : LEAVE
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Stage : PHASE
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Like Methuselah : LONGLIVED
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Anagram for ache : EACH
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The cheekbone : MALAR
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Founder of the Fathers of Oratory : NERI
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Countertenor : ALTO
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Famed fiddle name : AMATI
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Whilom : ERST
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Put to trial : TEST
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Cabled : WIRED
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Fr. holy ones : STES
Down
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British prisons : GAOLS
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Apportion : ALLOT
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Woody's co-star, frequently : DIANE
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Judy Collins is one : SINGER
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Box : SPAR
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Pet's pal : CARESSER
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Court order: Fr. : ARRET
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Flowering vines : LIANAS
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Sigmoid letter : ESS
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U. of Texas athlete : LONGHORN
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All-conqueror, Roman style : AMOR
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Horse's neck growth : MANE
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Author Harte : BRET
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Courage : GRIT
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Tan color : ECRU
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Vagabondized : ROAMED
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Electrical unit : AMPERE
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Carbon particles : SOOT
30
Angers : IRES
31
Auction : SALE
32
Male swans : COBS
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Mountain: Comb. form : OREO
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Home of the Baylor Bears : WACO
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Short snort : NIP
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Surprising winner at Santa Anita : LONGSHOT
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Estrange : ALIENATE
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"Lady of the ___": Wordsworth : MERE
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Kind of boy or buoy : BELL
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Spicy meat : SALAMI
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Gear for codders : SEINES
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Kind of energy : SOLAR
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Fend off : AVERT
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Biblical sentence : VERSE
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Corrects copy : EDITS
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Fuel for Flaherty : PEAT
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Hearty's partner : HALE
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Stein's "Four Saints in Three ___" : ACTS
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Grating : GRID
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Symbol of voracity : MAW

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