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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Thursday, May 29, 1975

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.64, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 298 (avg 1.65)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,420
Across
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Wisecrack : QUIP
5
Mixer : SODA
9
Clout : SWAT
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Subordinated : UNDER
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River of England : AVON
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Pawnbroker's staple : CASH
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Like strongly : ADORE
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Fissure : REFT
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Bullish time : RISE
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Endlessly : ADINFINITUM
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Renounce : ABJURE
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Stage fare : OPERA
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Chief : MAIN
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Set-to : FRACAS
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Rec room : DEN
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Oakley : ANNIE
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Ballet sequence : ADAGIO
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Ziegfeld specialties : EXTRAVAGANZAS
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Unruffled : SERENE
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English daisy : GOWAN
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Bustle : ADO
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Kind of goose : CANADA
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Zero : NONE
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Contradict : REBUT
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Manageable : WIELDY
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Tied : EVENSTEPHEN
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Mrs. Helmer : NORA
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Inter ___ : ALIA
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Danish money : KRONE
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Surmounting : ATOP
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___ machine : SLOT
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River of Alaska : YUKON
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Broadcast : SENT
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Understands : KENS
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Punta del ___ : ESTE
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Where: Lat. : QUA
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German connective : UND
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June phrase : IDO
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___ diem : PER
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Ranee's garb : SARI
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Kitchen must : OVEN
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Take off : DOFF
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Opposed : ANTI
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Certain currency : SCRIP
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Tarried : WAITED
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Guarantee : ASSURE
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Stan ___ : THEMAN
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Raise : REAR
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Meaning: Abbr. : DEF
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Prying into : NOSING
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Doctors' org. : AMA
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Pestilence : BANE
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Hoodoo : JINX
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Modules : UNITS
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Blackbird : RAVEN
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City of Turkey : ADANA
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Like many canaries : CAGED
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Oriental V.I.P. : AGA
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Sets up : ERECTS
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Fresh air : OZONE
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Parseghian : ARA
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M.P.'s quarry : AWOL
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Contents of a child's box : SAND
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Napoleon's marshal : NEY
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Cockpits : ARENAS
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Dedicate : DEVOTE
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Fairy king : OBERON
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Bedazzle : AWE
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Maladroit : UNAPT
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Stygian : INKY
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Job : TASK
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She, in St. Lo : ELLE
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Subatomic particle : PION
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Red and cocked : HATS
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Paris street : RUE
65
Approvals : OKS
66
Negative : NOT
67
Chemical ending : ENE

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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