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New York Times, Saturday, June 6, 1992

Author:
Daniel Girardi
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { F J W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 239 (avg 1.29)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Daniel Girardi has 41 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1992, The New York TimesNo. 15,551
Across
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Anagram for saps : PASS
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Pentateuch : TORAH
10
Anagram for raps : SPAR
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Buck chaser : AROO
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Wed on the run : ELOPE
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Anagram for teal : TALE
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Kind of road : TOLL
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Soprano Rosa ___ : RAISA
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N.C. college : ELON
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Anagram for senile : ENISLE
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Headdress streamer : LIRIPIPE
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Place for a beret : TETE
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Anagram for tops : STOP
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Split : DIVIDED
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Arthurian princess : ISEULT
34
Chilean seaport : ARICA
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Push : URGE
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We, in Siracusa : NOI
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Anagram for tael : LATE
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Ben Johnson, for one : ACTOR
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Tarry : BIDE
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Queen before Sophia : ENA
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Editor's notation : STET
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Anagram for route : OUTER
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Anagram for enlist : SILENT
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Extremely high : TOPLESS
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French pronoun : VOUS
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Asian sea : ARAL
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It's nuts about nuts : SQUIRREL
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Sour ale : ALEGAR
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Anagram for near : EARN
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Troy, to Tyrtaeus : ILION
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Anagram for riot : TORI
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Actor Portman : ERIC
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Anagram for mango : AMONG
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Rainbow : IRIS
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Münster cheese : KASE
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À votre ___ : SANTE
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Anagram for done : NODE
Down
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Anagram for tape : PATE
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Steinbeck hero : ARON
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Anagram for soil : SOLI
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A turning point : SOLSTICE
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Cylindrical : TERETE
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Ending for pay : OLA
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Disquiet : ROIL
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Orbit point : APSIS
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More cordial : HEARTIER
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Treeless plain : STEPPE
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Ancient tongue : PALI
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Anagram for 44 Down : ALOP
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Director Clair : RENE
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Mother of Pollux : LEDA
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Hawaiian birds : IOS
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Extract : EDUCT
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Anagram for lades : DALES
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Nishapur natives : IRANI
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Basic : VITAL
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Anagram for untie : UNITE
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Anagram for doles : LODES
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Anagram for tires : TIERS
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Hwy. : RTE
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"___ Get Up," Nilsson song : GOTTA
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Former Iberian kingdom : ASTURIAS
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Part of A.P.B. : BULLETIN
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A birthstone : OPAL
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Manifest : EVINCE
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Eur. land : NOR
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Mandarin, e.g. : ORANGE
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City for males? : SELMA
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Request : SEEK
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___ Qum, Turkmen desert : QARA
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"Topaz" author : URIS
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Celebrity : LION
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Puccini matchmaker : GORO
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Anagram for raid : ARID
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Anagram for sire : RISE
63
Canadian prov. : ONT

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 4 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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