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New York Times, Tuesday, May 29, 1984

Author:
Tangredi
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q W Y }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 1
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© 1984, The New York TimesNo. 12,621
Across
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Eastern European : SLAV
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Yellowish alloy : BRASS
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Secluded valley : GLEN
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Gambling game : KENO
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Ransack : RIFLE
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Annoy : RILE
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Ambler's "Journey ___ Fear" : INTO
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Transition from significance to triviality : ANTICLIMAX
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Short length of track : SIDING
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Wise; cautious : PRUDENT
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Former First Family : FORDS
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Conclusion : END
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Drive or putt : STROKE
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Far surpass : OUTCLASS
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Dead heat : TIE
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Storage bins : SILOS
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Reddish brown : HENNA
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Poetic tributes : ODES
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Dimensions : SIZES
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Wild guess : STAB
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Cutting tool : RAZOR
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Typographer's fine line : SERIF
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Anger : IRE
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Components : ELEMENTS
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English surgeon: 1827–1912 : LISTER
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Sense of self : EGO
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Attain : REACH
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Nervous; impatient : RESTIVE
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Rallying song : ANTHEM
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___ surgery (founded by 48 Across) : ANTISEPTIC
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O.T. figure : ESAU
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Unit : ITEM
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Let : LEASE
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Brume : MIST
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Cupola : DOME
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Meal at Passover : SEDER
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To be: Lat. : ESSE
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Go schussing : SKI
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Part of the eye : LENS
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Wintertime necessity, on the road : ANTIFREEZE
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Primitive sorcery : VOODOO
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U.S. jurist: 1856–1941 : BRANDEIS
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Gifts to Super Bowl champs : RINGS
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Astern : AFT
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Lose footing : SLIP
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Christie's "The ___ Adversary" : SECRET
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Flat, heavy pans : GRIDDLES
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Calcium compound : LIME
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Ardor : ELAN
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Proximate : NEXT
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Midday event : LUNCH
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Bothers : IRKS
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Hoard : STORE
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___ wave : TIDAL
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Seeps : OOZES
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One who takes advantage : USER
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Opposite : ANTITHESIS
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Trap : SNARE
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Type of sword : SABER
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Roll; catalogue : LIST
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At an unspecified date : SOMETIME
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Pistol accessory : SILENCER
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Actor Toomey : REGIS
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Decree : FIAT
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Trollope offerings : NOVELS
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Plot : SCHEME
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Rear : RAISE
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Sudden invasion : RAID
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Within: Comb. form : ENTO
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Stalk : STEM
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Foil's kin : EPEE
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Bulk : MASS
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Bit : TAD
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Pueblo's foe : UTE

Answer summary: 1 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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