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New York Times, Friday, April 20, 1973

16-Across : Kin of "That's final!"

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { Q }, Scrabble score: 307 (avg 1.64)
Open Squares: 54, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,651
Across
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"Oh!" in Bonn : ACH
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Capital island : OAHU
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Perception : TACT
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Kirghiz town : ACHI
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Nasal sound : TWANG
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Black Sea arm : AZOV
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Kin of "That's final!" : NOIFSANDSORBUTS
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Enumerating : TALING
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Target for Raffles : JEWELRY
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Norm: Abbr. : STD
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W. W. I group : AEF
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Conclusion: Ger. : ENDE
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Indian title : SRI
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Operated : RAN
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Vedic goddess : USHAS
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Celestial conjunctions : APPULSES
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Skilled one : EXPERT
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Ointment : BALM
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Poet Heinrich : HEINE
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Chemical suffix : OATE
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Irritable : CRABBY
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Emulate Columbus : DISCOVER
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Couturier's concern : STYLE
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Fowl : HEN
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Next to zero : ONE
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Saint for seamen : ELMO
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Viper : ASP
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Direction: Abbr. : NNE
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Certain route : BUSLINE
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Turning points : CRISES
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Relative of "That's final!" : TAKEITORLEAVEIT
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Impression : IDEA
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Metroliner : TRAIN
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Heavenly being: Fr. : ANGE
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Love or hornet's : NEST
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Other : ELSE
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High degree : NTH
Down
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"___ of many colors" : ACOAT
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Easy task : CHILDSPLAY
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Stereo, usually : HIFI
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Hostage: Fr. : OTAGE
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Barley beard : AWN
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Pilgrimage to Mecca : HADJ
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Invisible : UNSEEN
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Unit of volume : TABLESPOON
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Côte d'___ : AZUR
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Former French President : COTY
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Certain sets : TVS
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Picnic pests : ANTS
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Cap's companion : GOWN
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Slowpoke : SNAIL
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"Rabbit ___" : REDUX
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Gratis : FREE
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Coupe feature of yore : RUMBLESEAT
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Certain dramatic line : ASIDE
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Timely : HEAVENSENT
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Commedia dell'___ : ARTE
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Doer: Suffix : STER
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Basic facts : ABCS
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Share : PART
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Draw back : SHY
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Power experts: Abbr. : EES
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Actress Foch : NINA
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Lawyer Melvin : BELLI
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Source of an oil : COPRA
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Balzac : HONORE
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Ballplayer's gear : MITT
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Embarrassing display : SCENE
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Paddock sound : NEIGH
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Town in Italy : ESTE
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Directed : BADE
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Music makers, for short : UKES
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Of an age : ERAL
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Russian ruler : IVAN
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Lizzie or ear : TIN
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Fleur-de-___ : LIS

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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