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New York Times, Thursday, April 24, 1980

Author:
C. J. Angio
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
C. J. Angio has 93 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,125
Across
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Secular clergyman of France : ABBE
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Mad about a fad : RABID
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"Middle-age-spread" material : FLAB
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Engels's associate : MARX
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Unisonally : ASONE
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Opera laid in Egypt : AIDA
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Writer Harte : BRET
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Snowshoe strap : THONG
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Rorschach item : BLOT
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Battologizes : ITERATES
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Chowchow : RELISH
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Associate of Manet and Monet : DEGAS
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"Father of French surgery" : PARE
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Wilde's "___ of No Importance" : AWOMAN
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Plants of the mustard family : RADISHES
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Pass along : REFER
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"And the ___, that infest the day" : CARES
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"Bravo, Escamillo!" : OLE
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Track figures : ODDS
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Neighbor of Taurus : ARIES
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Recumbent or truant : IDLE
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Occasional follower of years : AGO
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Tubby : OBESE
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Fourth deadly sin : ANGER
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What the F.P.C. and F.T.C. do : REGULATE
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Minks' kin : OTTERS
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El Bahr : NILE
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Pass in a stately way : SWEEP
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Chowchow : CUCKOO
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Unselfish : GENEROUS
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Jai ___ : ALAI
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Like an ingenue : NAIVE
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Gallic brainstorm : IDEE
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Mountain lake : TARN
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Flowering shrub or tree : ELDER
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Flirt visually : OGLE
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Trampled : TROD
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Sir Patrick of ballad fame : SPENS
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Oboist's purchase : REED
Down
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Word form with dextrous : AMBI
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Football Starr : BART
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Chow chow : BREEDOFDOG
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What radicals go to : EXTREMES
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Item needed by some chair persons : RATTAN
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Pompeii's undoing : ASHES
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Homophone for booze : BOOS
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Auberge : INN
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Corrupts : DEGRADES
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Ade's "___ in Slang" : FABLES
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Actress Damita : LILI
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Brouhahas : ADOS
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Hobohemia rarity : BATH
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Chinese gelatin : AGAR
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Discordia : ERIS
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"Gay ___" : PAREE
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Clamorous : AROAR
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Item in Palmer's palms : WEDGE
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Stud ploy : RAISE
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Chowchow : HODGEPODGE
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Aunt in "Oklahoma!" : ELLER
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Cryptesthesia experts : SEERS
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Mt. Ida's island : CRETE
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Sources of mother-of-pearl : ABALONES
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Dept. created in 1849 : INTERIOR
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Chowchow : OLIO
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Fit to ___ : ATEE
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Harsh; cruel : UNKIND
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Recipients of deeds : OWNERS
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"Morning's at ___": Browning : SEVEN
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Suffragist Carrie Chapman ___ : CATT
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Suffix with cell : ULAR
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"___ nome," Verdi aria : CARO
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Nobelist in Literature: 1947 : GIDE
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Ubangi feeder : UELE
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Start a garden : SEED
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Eiger is one : ALP

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

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