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New York Times, Wednesday, March 7, 1984

Author:
Albert J. Klaus
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q U W X Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1984, The New York TimesNo. 12,538
Across
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Symbol of peace : DOVE
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Image: Comb. form : ICONO
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Carillon item : BELL
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Same, to Sulla : IDEM
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Poe's "The ___" : RAVEN
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Londoner's marge : OLEO
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Rail with a tail : SORA
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Mountain crest : ARETE
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Boy, in Barcelona : NINO
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Lamont ___ (The Shadow) : CRANSTON
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Kind of hole or pea : PIGEON
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Attention-getter : AHEM
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___ qua non : SINE
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Condition : STATE
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Periodic activity of snakes : SHEDDING
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A Johnson : ARTE
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Type of prism : AMICI
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Letter before dee : CEE
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People with similar traits : BIRDSOFAFEATHER
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Ornament atop a church : EPI
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To the left, at sea : APORT
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Soft drink : SODA
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Declare again : REASSERT
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Where snipe takes a swipe : MARSH
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Anglo-Saxon slave : ESNE
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Inspiration for Keats : STAR
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Types of races : RELAYS
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Musial was one : CARDINAL
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Bedouin : ARAB
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Raise one's spirits : ELATE
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Heroic tale : SAGA
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Male parent : SIRE
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Composer Copland : AARON
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Row : TIER
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Small dog, for short : PEKE
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Exhaust : SPEND
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Bob follower : SLED
Down
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Phonograph record : DISC
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Aroma : ODOR
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Miles or Ralston : VERA
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Rose : EMANATED
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Wrathful : IRATE
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Billiards shot : CAROM
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Place to place a capon : OVEN
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Bird causes this to swish : NET
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Type of bathing suit : ONEPIECE
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Rang, in a way : BONGED
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Author Wiesel : ELIE
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Soft, meshed fabric : LENO
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Kooky one : LOON
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Andress film: 1965 : SHE
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New Delhi is its capital : INDIA
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Change gears : SHIFT
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Cavalry sword : SABER
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Nonsense : TRIPE
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Main halls of Roman homes : ATRIA
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Intelligent : SMART
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Ethereal fluid : ICHOR
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Requirements : NEEDS
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One-twentieth of a shekel : GERAH
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Predecessor of said or mentioned : AFORE
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Impudent : SASSY
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These are outside a mare clausum : OPENSEAS
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Bolsheviks' foes in 1917 : TSARISTS
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"Can do" is his motto : SEABEE
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Frenzied : MAD
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" . . . ___ a tuffet" : SATON
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Tendency : TREND
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Rough file : RASP
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Clinton's canal : ERIE
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Frolic : LARK
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Custody : CARE
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Staple's kin : NAIL
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Askew : AGEE
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Fat from razorbacks : LARD
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Once around a track : LAP

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

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