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New York Times, Tuesday, June 22, 1982

Author:
Joel D. Lafargue
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Joel D. Lafargue has 51 pre-Shortz puzzles and 2 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1982, The New York TimesNo. 11,914
Across
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Prefix with medic : PARA
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Overweight : OBESE
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Nobel physicist: 1944 : RABI
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These may take trips : EGOS
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Prevailing mania : FUROR
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Milesians' land : ERIN
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One of the Pillars of Hercules : ROCKOFGIBRALTAR
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Printer's ___ : INK
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Chest sound : RALE
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En ___ (altogether) : MASSE
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Speechify : ORATE
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Voucher : CHIT
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This gives you a chance : RAFFLE
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Disputatious documents : PROTESTS
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Moslem decree : IRADE
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In which this puzzle appears : DAILY
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Refrain syllable : TRA
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Gear teeeth : COGS
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Its "love" nourishes depravity : MONEY
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Spiral : COIL
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Dir. from Kansas City to Sedalia : ESE
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Combos : BANDS
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Trite : BANAL
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Highway stop : RESTAREA
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No more than : BARELY
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What "video" means : ISEE
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One of a dozen : MONTH
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Encourages a scoundrel : ABETS
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Woody fiber : BAST
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Actress Arden : EVE
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Leaving ___ (thorough) : NOSTONEUNTURNED
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Carry : TOTE
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Eastern university town : ORONO
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Stare like a drugstore cowboy : OGLE
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Roman road : ITER
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Memorable Israeli leader : DAYAN
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Noodle or noggin : BEAN
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Gorgeous girl : PERI
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Ballet by Balanchine : AGON
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Hymn by A. M. Toplady : ROCKOFAGES
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Invite : ASK
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"Fickle finger ___" : OFFATE
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Rousing G.I. instrument : BUGLE
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Scene of Perry's heroism : ERIE
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Weep for keeps : SOB
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Slip up : ERR
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Tell : RELATE
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Fine ___ : ARTS
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Tendency : BIAS
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Concerning : INRE
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Papal cape : ORALE
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Friendship : AMITY
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Postal abbrs. : RFDS
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Shouts : CRIES
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Hallowed : HOLY
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Kitchen gadget : RICER
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End of a Stein line : AROSE
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Himalayan animal : PANDA
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Ancient, mystifying construction in England : STONEHENGE
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Court event : TRIAL
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___ forth (set out) : SALLY
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Recipient : DONEE
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Dam : MARE
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Sort of box behind an ox : CART
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Low-voiced singer : BASSO
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African language group : BANTU
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Small giggle : TITTER
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"The Hub" : BOSTON
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Spiritual food : MANNA
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Against: Prefix : ANTI
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To ___ (also) : BOOT
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Ferrara family name : ESTE
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Nautical marker : BUOY
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Milky Way constellation : VELA
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"___ End," play by Priestley : EDEN
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Drowse : NOD
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NOW concern : ERA
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Pillage : ROB

Answer summary: 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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