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New York Times, Thursday, May 14, 1970

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.72, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 348 (avg 1.84)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,579

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Across
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Bird : SQUAB
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Madman at the wheel : JEHU
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C or G : CLEF
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Measure : OUNCE
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Over : ATOP
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Laugh, in France : RIRE
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Name in Cuba : FIDEL
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Delete : STRIKEOUT
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Nitrogen: Prefix : AZO
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Fat, in medicine : LIPA
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Gradation : NUANCE
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T ___ : BONE
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Address to English queen : MAAM
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Complain, informally : SQUAWK
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Pals of a Hood : MERRYMEN
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Relatives : AUNTS
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College units : DORMS
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Workers' group: Abbr. : ILO
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Erie Canal city : ROME
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Overdrinks : TOPES
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Athos and Porthos : AMIS
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Used up : ATE
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French composer : RAVEL
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Chemical compound : OXIDE
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Closet items : HATBOXES
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Not cooled : UNICED
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Condition: Suffix : OSIS
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Insects : ANTS
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Having pure air : OZONIC
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Sound of relief : SIGH
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Class : ILK
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Master and drill : SERGEANTS
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Opposite of broadside : ENDON
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Storied ship : ARGO
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False god : BAAL
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Line : QUEUE
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Rob and others : ROYS
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Terrier : SKYE
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Business : TRADE
Down
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Chesterfield : SOFA
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Test : QUIZ
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Nullify : UNDO
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Card : ACE
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Saul and others : BELLOWS
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Clouded in streaks of color : JASPE
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Girl's name : ETTA
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Companion of vert. : HOR
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Angry : UPINARMS
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Luscious : CREAMY
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V.I.P. : LION
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Palm fiber : ERUC
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Celebration : FETE
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Hindu months : KUARS
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Sign : INK
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Restrain : BATE
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Man used in old game of morris : MEREL
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Famed name of French stage : SARAH
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One's share : QUOTA
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Like some obligations : UNMET
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Low spirits : MOPES
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Imitate : MIMIC
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Pass over : ELIDE
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Pried : NOSED
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Birds : DOVES
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Hacks : TAXICABS
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W. W. II powers : AXIS
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O'Grady : ROSIE
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Sub rosa : ONTHEQT
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Certain drums : BONGOS
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Ointment: Abbr. : UNG
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Passage : AISLE
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Glacial ridges : OSAR
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Goose egg : ZERO
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Wild time : ORGY
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Hold back : STAY
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Intention : IDEA
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Some colors : LOUD
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Joint : KNEE
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Mango part : NAK
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Gnarl: Var. : NUR

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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