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New York Times, Thursday, May 20, 1993

Author:
Patricia A. Cevaal
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Patricia A. Cevaal has 10 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York TimesNo. 15,899

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Across
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"Oberon" highlight : ARIA
5
Freebie : COMP
9
In the van : AHEAD
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Peddle : VEND
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He loved Rose : ABIE
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Role for Quinn: 1964 : ZORBA
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He directed "The Four Seasons" : ALDA
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Birthplace of Galileo : PISA
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Of an armbone : ULNAR
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Session for travelers? : TOURISTCLASS
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Brogue, e.g. : ACCENT
24
Morning prayer : MATINS
28
Minuteman's propellant: Abbr. : RKT
29
Attractive : COMELY
33
Hungarian city : EGER
34
Growing in pairs : BINATE
35
The ancient Marner? : SILAS
36
Equine cliché? : HORSECHESTNUT
39
Appraise : VALUE
40
Cowboy shows : RODEOS
41
Mars' Greek counterpart : ARES
42
Ornamental cloth behind an altar : DOSSAL
43
Kvass's cousin : ALE
46
Londoner's O.K. : RIGHTO
48
"Archie Bunker's Place" co-star and family : MEARAS
50
Earthquake dowsers? : FAULTFINDERS
54
Z-twist fabric : DENIM
57
Mythical beast : YALE
58
Peace advocate : DOVE
59
Put on a pedestal : ADORE
60
Corrida cheers : OLES
61
Flair : ELAN
62
Readied for shipping : BOXED
63
Small amphibian : NEWT
64
Dingle : DALE
Down
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Incarnation of a deity : AVATAR
2
Secure the vault again : RELOCK
3
Enroll a draftee : INDUCT
4
Antarctic cape : ADARE
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Highest point of achievement : CAPSTONE
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R.I.P. notice : OBIT
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Catchall abbr. : MISC
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Toll : PEAL
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Citrus city near Los Angeles : AZUSA
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Black-and-white dairy cows : HOLSTEINS
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Bird that works for a living? : ERN
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Arab's outer garment : ABA
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Nabokov book : DAR
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Carve : INCISE
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Lowell or Vanderbilt : AMY
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Arctic house : IGLU
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Shipshape : NEAT
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H.S. vets : SRS
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A computer instruction : MACRO
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Group attitudes : ETHOS
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Yorkshire city : LEEDS
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Forest ranger's concern : BRUSHFIRE
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Like Tom's pig : STOLEN
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Garbo role : HARI
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Founder of Kievan Russia : OLEG
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Most squalid : SEAMIEST
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River in SE France : VAR
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A pupil of Rembrandt : DOU
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Small space : AREOLA
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Descriptive of tadpoles : LARVAL
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First-century mystic : ESSENE
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Broken to harness : TAMED
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Supplementary : ADDED
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She founded Mount Holyoke College : LYON
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Conte : TALE
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Took the red-eye : FLEW
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Smidgen : DAB
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Tokyo, formerly : EDO
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Night, to Nero : NOX

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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