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New York Times, Saturday, May 20, 1972

33-Across : Honors

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 88, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6 Grid has supersymmetry.
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© 1972, The New York TimesNo. 8,316
Across
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Halfback's output : YARDAGE
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Mardi gras day : TUESDAY
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One who votes : ELECTOR
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Neighbor of S. F. : ALAMEDA
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Calorie-plus pie : ALAMODE
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Split again : RERIVEN
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Hosiery mishaps : RUNS
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Oodles : SCADS
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Converse : TALK
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Energy unit : ERG
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Numerical prefix : TRI
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Be misleading : LIE
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Dickens girl : NELL
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Intimate : HOMEY
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Filament: Suffix : TENE
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Don Quixote, e.g. : DREAMER
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Honors : REVERES
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Fleming : IAN
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Service-station offering : AIR
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Review exam papers : CORRECT
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Spanish city : GRANADA
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Some airmen : ACES
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Red dye : EOSIN
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Paltry : SLIM
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Tiger, for one : RAG
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Stroke's need : OAR
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"___ overboard!" : MAN
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Seed covering : ARIL
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Kind of cords : VOCAL
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Remove : DELE
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Red apple : WINESAP
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Seeds for rolls : SESAMES
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Pigment for paints : ANATASE
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Emote : OVERACT
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Sons of Eli : YALEMEN
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Certain bell : LIBERTY
Down
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Dec. 31 : YEAREND
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One who entices : ALLURER
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Set at a new slant : REANGLE
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British awards : DCMS
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P. I. political unit : ATO
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Zeus, Thor, etc. : GODS
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Builder : ERECTOR
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More belated : TARDIER
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Rubber trees : ULES
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Hearing device : EAR
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Struck : SMIT
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Descend, in France : DEVALER
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Barbershop-quartet girl : ADELINE
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Bronx tenants : YANKEES
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Slot-machine part : ARM
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Retreats : LAIRS
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"Get thee ___" : HENCE
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Long for : YEARN
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Gull-like birds : TERNS
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Girl's name : MAE
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Routing word : VIA
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Flavoring seed : CARAWAY
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Simple wind instrument : OCARINA
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Queenly : REGINAL
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Like ill-kept secrets : TOOOPEN
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Opal : GIRASOL
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Synagogue platform : ALMEMAR
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Patois : DIALECT
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General pardon : AMNESTY
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Algonquian Indian : SAC
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Quadrille set : LETE
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Flower container : VASE
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Son of Jacob : LEVI
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Ventue : DARE
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Jaffe or Spade : SAM
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Fat: Prefix : SEB

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 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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