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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Wednesday, June 22, 1977

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J X }, Scrabble score: 308 (avg 1.65)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,175
Across
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128 cu. ft. of wood : CORD
5
Fabulizers : LIARS
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On in years : AGED
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Jai follower : ALAI
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Put out : ISSUE
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Flutter : WAVE
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"___ that touch liquor ... " : LIPS
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Zoo denizen : CHIMPANZEE
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Imam's bailiwick : MOSQUE
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Aldrich's "Story of ___ Boy" : ABAD
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Misdo : ERR
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The Middies : USNA
26
Arabic letter : ALIF
28
Fin ___ (decadent) : DESIECLE
32
Wading birds : SORAS
35
Orchestra member : OBOE
36
Relative of etc. : ETAL
38
Waldorf, e.g. : SALAD
40
Electrical unit : VOLT
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Gluts : SATES
43
Adhesive : GLUE
44
Conclude : ENDUP
46
Mystical mark : RUNE
47
Particle of dust : MOTE
48
Alpine serenade : YODEL
50
Demonstrated, as strikers : PICKETED
52
Pitcher : EWER
54
Lunchtime : NOON
55
Double agent : SPY
58
Niche object : IDOL
60
Passable : NOTBAD
64
Anticipate : LOOKTOWARD
67
Go by plane : AERO
68
"Loverly" look : OGLE
69
Untamed : FERAL
70
Inveigh : RAIL
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Annoyingly slow : POKY
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Defective : FLAWY
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Christmastide : YULE
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Unflappable : CALM
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Salmagundi : OLIO
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Knocks : RAPS
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Anxiety : DISQUIETUDE
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Permits, British style : LICENCES
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Like: Suffix : ISH
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Where the Ob flows : ASIA
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Cugat's forte : RUMBA
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Flower features : SEPALS
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Wheat feature : AWN
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Look : GAZE
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At any time : EVER
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Antelope's playmate : DEER
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Juan's goodbye : ADIOS
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Wield : USE
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Wedding locale : ALTAR
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Piecemeal : FRAGMENTARY
28
Peace symbol : DOVE
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Hard wood : EBONY
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Italian coin : SOLDO
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Go through, as food : EATUP
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Apportion : ALLOT
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Cook in a bit of fat : SAUTE
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"Pravda" founder: 1912 : LENIN
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Achievement : DEED
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Next : SECONDLY
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Lapwing : PEWIT
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Batted first : LEDOFF
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Cole Porter musical, "Hitchy-___" : KOO
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Spur feature : ROWEL
55
Dish out messily : SLOP
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Comics character : POGO
57
Egg feature : YOLK
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Zhivago's love : LARA
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Swain : BEAU
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Seed coat : ARIL
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An also-ran in '76 : DOLE
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Essential : KEY
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Green : RAW

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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