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Grace Fabbroni
Grace Fabbroni

New York Times, Friday, April 4, 1980

Author:
Grace Fabbroni
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 299 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Grace Fabbroni has 20 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,105
Across
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Kismet : FATE
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Part of an early aviator's wardrobe : SCARF
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Lively dance : HORA
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Made a perfect serve : ACED
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Hiding place : CACHE
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Revise : EDIT
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Start of a quotation from "Hamlet" : WHENSORROWSCOME
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Roundworm or eelworm : NEMATODE
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Latin teacher's command : PARSE
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Roman goddess of plenty : OPS
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Hide : PELT
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Very, to a violinist : ASSAI
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A certain spice : VARIETY
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Quotation: Part II : THEYCOMENOT
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Gypsy gentleman : ROM
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Boundary : METE
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Does a K.P. chore : PARES
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Tokyo beverage : SAKE
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However : YET
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Quotation: Part III : SINGLESPIES
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One on a slate : NOMINEE
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Teddy bear's live rival : PANDA
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Mars' counterpart : ARES
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Cuckoo : ANI
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Winged : ALATE
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Cheapest accommodations on a ship : STEERAGE
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End of the quotation : BUTINBATTALIONS
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British county, for short : OXON
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Rumor : BRUIT
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Cookie : SNAP
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Slangy assents : YEPS
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"Piece of cake" : CINCH
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Inspiring fear : EERY
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Toady : FAWN
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Flu symptom : ACHE
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Rain cats and dogs : TEEM
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Actress Purviance : EDNA
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Newspaper first : SCOOP
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King and queen, e.g. : CARDS
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Israeli port : ACRE
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Greek consonant : RHO
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" . . . but ___ are chosen" : FEW
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Supreme sorceress : HECATE
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Redolence : ODOR
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Fellies : RIMS
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To ___ (precisely) : ATEE
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Self-controlled one : STOIC
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Acrobatic maneuver : SPLIT
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Jury group : PANEL
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Irregular : EROSE
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Frost's "Tree ___ Window" : ATMY
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Brightness : SHEEN
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Squabble : SETTO
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Affirmative : AYE
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Threshold : VERGE
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The Orient Express was one : TRAIN
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Joined : YOKED
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Conjecture : OPINE
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Ancestral spirits worshiped by Romans : MANES
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Western hill : MESA
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Resort of a sort : SPA
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"Debutantalizer" : SIREN
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Sales pitch : SPIEL
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First canonical hour : MATINS
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Place to find mementos : ATTIC
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Ray Milland's birthplace : NEATH
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"___ Named Sue" : ABOY
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De follower : LUXE
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Over : ATOP
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Astonish : STUN
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Word with sun or moon : RISE
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Super : AONE
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Snarl : GNAR
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Spot : ESPY
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British TV group : BBC
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Notable nickname : ARI

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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