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New York Times, Tuesday, May 18, 1993

Author:
William Canine
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 298 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
William Canine has 65 pre-Shortz puzzles and 2 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York TimesNo. 15,897
Across
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Blockage : LOGJAM
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Record, in a way : TAPE
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Swipe : COP
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Land at Logan : ARRIVE
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Court order : WRIT
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Shade : HUE
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Orbs : GLOBES
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Guiltless : INNOCENT
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Drains or seamstresses : SEWERS
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Witness : SEE
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Event at Belmont : RACE
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Acrobatic feat : STUNT
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Figures of speech : TROPES
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Sir, to a Hindu : SRI
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Pandowdy : PIE
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Unfinished : RAW
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Plane maneuvers : LOOPS
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A U.S. legal-tender note : GREENBACK
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Rank abuse : OUTRAGE
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Inheritor : LEGATEE
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Of an architectural style : BEAUXARTS
45
Eat at : ERODE
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Put on : DON
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Support : AID
49
Chess pieces : MEN
50
Folklore item : LEGEND
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Crosses paths with : MEETS
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Artless : OPEN
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Like a zoot suiter : HEP
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Held in awe : FEARED
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Scheme : CONTRIVE
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Request for Sam? : ENCORE
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Chopper : AXE
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Max, Jr. or Sr. : BAER
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Director of horror films : CORMAN
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A river at Ghent : LYS
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Hostels : INNS
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Part of NATO : TREATY
Down
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Hangs back : LAGS
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Wreath on a knight's helmet : ORLE
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Shoot up : GROW
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Agrees : JIBES
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Ward off : AVERT
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Botch the job : MESSUP
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Cyclone : TWISTER
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"Comus" composer : ARNE
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Me.'s emblem : PINETREE
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D.D.E.'s command : ETO
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Chintzy : CHEAP
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Snow leopard : OUNCE
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Rose and Fountain : PETES
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Wrecker's tool : CROWBAR
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African river : NIGER
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Antelope's home : RANGE
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Oaf; boor : SLOB
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Profligate : ROUE
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Bit : IOTA
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Judicious : PRUDENT
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Ivanhoe, e.g. : SAXON
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Miss Dinsmore : ELSIE
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Mighty mite : ATOM
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Yield : CEDE
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Astute : KEEN
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Mahatma-like : GANDHIAN
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Interferes : TAMPERS
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Blemish : DEFECT
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Regional : LOCAL
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An adhesive : EPOXY
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Kelly and Autry : GENES
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Purport : TENOR
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"___ bleu!" : SACRE
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All square : EVEN
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Italia's capital : ROMA
61
Q.E.D.'s E : ERAT
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Abnegate : DENY
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Stat for Canseco : RBI

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle.

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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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