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New York Times, Saturday, July 25, 1970

39-Across : Outbreak

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 30, Avg Word Len: 5.42, Missing: { B F J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 83, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,651

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Across
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The "in" thing : CAMP
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French revolutionist : MARAT
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Recorded proceedings : ACTA
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Seaweed product : AGAR
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Adult insect : IMAGO
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French artist : GROS
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Restorative acts : REDINTEGRATIONS
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Bitten off : PREMORSE
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British marine bird : SEAPIE
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Holiday times : EVES
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Kiosk : STAND
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Irritates : PEEVES
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Opening : APERTURE
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Vichy leader in W. W. II : LAVAL
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Resplendence : GLORY
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Ocean swell : SEA
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Bedouin headband cord : AGAL
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Prefixes meaning marsh : HELOS
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Outstanding one : STAR
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Wire: Abbr. : TEL
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More rational : SANER
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Relieve : SPELL
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Outbreak : ERUPTION
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Boisterous : STORMY
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Cockatoo : ARARA
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Heidelberg memento : SCAR
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Takes a drive : MOTORS
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Museum exhibit : PAINTING
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Of the philosophical study of knowledge : EPISTEMOLOGICAL
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Descartes : RENE
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Atlanta slugger : AARON
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Start of a laconic saying : VENI
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Bridge builder: Abbr. : ENGR
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Mortgages : LIENS
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Cheese : EDAM
Down
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Find fault : CARP
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Field: Lat. : AGER
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Fashioned : MADE
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Like Longfellow's forest : PRIMEVAL
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Joins, in carpentry : MITRES
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Make ___ of things : AMESS
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The latest thing : RAGE
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Cabinet post: Abbr. : AGR
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Glass raisers : TOASTERS
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"___ among men" : AGIANT
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Special plane for farm use : CROPDUSTER
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Girl's nickname : TONI
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African fox : ASSE
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Scott creation : NOVEL
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Lachrymose : TEARY
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Animal track : SPOOR
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Last stop on a diamond : PLATE
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Agog : EAGER
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Critic's chore : EVALUATING
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Woody or Fred : ALLEN
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Sphere : REALM
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Ahead of time : EARLY
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Paganini's birthplace : GENOA
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Aquatic mammal : HAIRSEAL
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Frolicsome : SPORTIVE
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React suddenly : START
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Actor Arnold : STANG
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Hack writer : PROSER
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Descendants : SCIONS
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Where esthetes meet : SALON
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Simple : MERE
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Poker term : OPEN
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Study intently : PORE
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Like some tea : ICED
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Zola title : NANA
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Faint light : GLIM
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Month in Biarritz : MAI

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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