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New York Times, Wednesday, April 12, 1967

36-Down : Frees from guilt.

Author:
Anthony Morse
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 45, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { F J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 263 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Anthony Morse has 35 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,451
Across
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Skulls. : CRANIA
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Pitcher's specialty. : SLIDER
13
Dividing up with. : SHARING
14
Red dyes. : EOSINES
16
Enters. : COMESIN
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Scholastic problem. : DROPOUT
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Tears. : RIPS
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Roman garments. : TOGAE
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Garb for Moira Shearer. : TUTU
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Peruvian city. : ICA
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Wire measure. : MIL
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Fiber knot. : NEP
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Suffix with base or case. : MENT
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Originate. : BEGIN
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Part of an estate. : ACRE
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Part of a flower. : STAMEN
32
Relatives of crow's-nests. : AERIES
34
Shade of green. : PEA
35
See: Lat. abbr. : VID
36
Moves furtively. : SLINKS
39
Entertain. : DIVERT
42
Dear: Fr. : CHER
43
Luster. : SHEEN
45
Laboratory fluids. : SERA
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Pray: Lat. : ORA
48
Place for a brassard. : ARM
49
Old Testament book: Abbr. : NUM
50
In ___ veritas. : VINO
52
Draw off. : DRAIN
54
Boy friend. : BEAU
55
Brings into balance. : EVENSUP
57
Oriental warehouses. : GODOWNS
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Put back. : RESTORE
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Gorged. : OVERATE
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___ a dime. : STOPON
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Wooden pegs. : DOWELS
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Options. : CHOICES
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Without restraint. : RAMPANT
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Greek god. : ARES
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Yugoslav city. : NIS
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Put one's foot ___. : INIT
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Additional name. : AGNOMEN
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Missouri city. : SEDALIA
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Old wives' tales, in a way. : LORE
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Equal: Prefix. : ISO
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Immersed: Poet. : DIPT
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Proclaim. : ENOUNCE
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British news agency. : REUTERS
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Curtain material. : SCRIM
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Hot compress. : STUPE
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Captain's boat. : GIG
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Hoglike animal. : TAPIR
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Toucans' special features. : BEAKS
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Composer Ethelbert. : NEVIN
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Staff members. : AIDES
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People. : MEN
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Hudson, for one: Abbr. : RIV
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Frees from guilt. : SHRIVES
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Most meager. : LEANEST
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Give a fine point to. : SHARPEN
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Hero. : DEMIGOD
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Subscriber's choice. : RENEWAL
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Certain schoolboys. : TRUANTS
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Bookbinding. : COVER
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Period. : ERA
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See 39 Across. : AMUSE
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Hep. : ONTO
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Spanish silver dollar. : DURO
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New: Prefix. : NOVO
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Long-winded one. : BORE
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Bribe. : SOP
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Moisture. : DEW

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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