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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Saturday, April 9, 1983

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 367 (avg 1.92)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
William Lutwiniak has 304 known pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1983, The New York TimesNo. 12,205
Across
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Happen : OCCUR
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Molecule component : ATOM
10
___ California : BAJA
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"___, ma prima ... ": Verdi aria : MORRO
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Machete's kin : BOLO
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Certain stadium : OVAL
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As compared with : AMONG
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Chemical compound : HYDROXIDE
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Fresh : NEW
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Sky mysteries : UFOS
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Sojourns : ABIDES
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Strange : QUEER
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Potter's must : KILN
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What a prof proffers : COURSE
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Hanky décor : MONOGRAM
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Rara ___ : AVIS
34
Intensify : DEEPEN
36
TV's Vigoda : ABE
37
Rice dish : PILAF
39
Noshed : ATE
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Eyewitness : GAZER
42
Large photo: Abbr. : ENL
43
Word of serendipity : EUREKA
46
Slavic ruler : CZAR
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Felt indignation : RESENTED
49
Wobble : SHIMMY
51
On the rocks : ICED
52
Role for Valerie Harper : RHODA
53
Worsted : WOOLEN
56
Prospect : VIEW
57
Marbles game : TAW
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Utter engrossment : IMMERSION
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Fine violin : AMATI
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Nary a soul : NONE
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Author Murdoch : IRIS
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Beard eraser : RAZOR
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Enter : GOIN
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Take on cargo : LADE
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Cooperstown's Vance : DAZZY
Down
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Arabian sultanate : OMAN
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"I ___ to bury Caesar ... " : COME
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Artists' pens : CROWQUILLS
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Samovar : URN
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Reprobates : ROGUES
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Execrate : ABHOR
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Trifles : TOYS
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Timeworn : OLD
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Glacial deposit : MORAINE
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___ Day, post-Christmas holiday in England : BOXING
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Grasping : AVID
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Nephrite, e.g. : JADE
13
City NW of Nîmes : ALES
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Elliptical : OBLONG
22
Browse : FEED
25
Sky Bear : URSA
26
Ivan's coin : KOPEK
27
Frolic : CAPER
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Sheeplike : OVINE
29
Allotted : METED
30
Hoopla : RAZZMATAZZ
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Nautical term : ABEAM
32
Blithe : MERRY
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Like the otary : EARED
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Epeeist : FENCER
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Biting : ACID
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Dicer or ricer : UTENSIL
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Wimbledon great : ASHE
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"My Sister ___" : EILEEN
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Henry VIII's fifth : HOWARD
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Washer cycle : RINSE
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Ell : WING
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Melville novel : OMOO
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Atlanta arena : OMNI
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Invalid : VOID
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Gamut of a sort : ATOZ
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Lean, tough and strong : WIRY
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Retirement plan, for short : IRA
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Lea sound : MAA

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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