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New York Times, Monday, May 16, 1983

37-Down : Karamazovs, e.g.

Author:
Virginia P. Abelson
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 48, Avg Word Len: 4.66, Missing: { G J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 258 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 58, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Virginia P. Abelson has 11 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1983, The New York TimesNo. 12,242
Across
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Cavalry weapon : SABER
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N.Y.S.E. high risk : SPEC
10
Entreat : PRAY
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Madison Square Garden, e.g. : ARENA
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O'Hara home : TARA
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Up-front spot at the Met : ROWE
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R2-D2, e.g. : ROBOT
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Journalist Jacob : RIIS
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Fleming and Hunter : IANS
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Broadway musical of 1957 : WESTSIDESTORY
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Actress Ullmann : LIV
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Corn spike : EAR
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Mulberry and Henry Sts., etc., N.Y.C. : LOWEREASTSIDE
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Coin of Capri : LIRA
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Dyers' vessels : VATS
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Eve's genesis : RIB
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Gen. Bradley : OMAR
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"___ Street Blues," 1916 song : BEALE
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Grow dim : FADE
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"___ transit gloria mundi" : SIC
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Weapons : ARMS
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Mimicked : APED
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Jean Renoir film: 1945 : THESOUTHERNER
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Superlative ending : EST
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Greek vowel : ETA
50
Early Frost work : NORTHOFBOSTON
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Actress Damita : LILI
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Always : EVER
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"___ and Ale," Maugham work : CAKES
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Skilled : ABLE
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Charge : RATE
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"___ moi le déluge" : APRES
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Autocrat : TSAR
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Scads : SLEW
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Sets the pace : LEADS
Down
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Isl. near Corsica : SAR
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"And pretty maids all in ___" : AROW
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Rebozo : BEBE
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He lived 905 years : ENOS
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Kind of snake or trap : RATTLE
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Struggle : STRIVE
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Stamp on a check : PAID
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Canal or city : ERIE
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Music lover's purchase : CASSETTE
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A ___ (deductively) : PRIORI
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Bellow : ROAR
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Bearded, as barley : AWNY
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Affirmative answer : YES
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Solti's title : SIR
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Soviet news service : TASS
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Confine : LIMIT
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Spinachlike plant : ORACH
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Wouk's "The Winds of ___" : WAR
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Ahab's "Cease!" : AVAST
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Maglie or Mineo : SAL
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Heavy curtain : DRAPE
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Sea duck : EIDER
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___ Alamos, N.M. : LOS
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Cot, e.g. : BED
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Karamazovs, e.g. : BROTHERS
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Relative of an ostrich : EMU
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Rooter : FAN
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Kind of prof. : ASST
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Stranger : EERIER
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Israel's official language : HEBREW
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Ike's command in W.W. II : ETO
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Scamp : RASCAL
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His ___, the boss : NIBS
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___ podrida (soup or stew) : OLLA
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Football shape : OVAL
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Gala event : FETE
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Red or ticker follower : TAPE
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Gumbo : OKRA
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Require : NEED
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Livy's lang. : LAT
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Govt. agency : SSS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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