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New York Times, Tuesday, July 27, 1976

Author:
R. Kaplan
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 235 (avg 1.26)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
R. Kaplan has 3 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1976, The New York TimesNo. 9,845
Across
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Baffle : STUMP
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Stopper : PLUG
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___ free : SCOT
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Kind of code : PENAL
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Run easily : LOPE
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In the pink : HALE
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Within: Prefix : INTRA
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Greek contest : AGON
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Like ___ of bricks : ATON
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Advertising, in a way : TOOTINGONESHORN
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Formerly named : NEE
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Thing, in law : RES
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Woodwind player : OBOIST
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Isfahan's land : IRAN
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Three, in Italy : TRE
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Sonata part : RONDO
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Castle defense : MOAT
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Minerals : ORES
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Ad-man's wear : GRAYFLANNELSUIT
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Indigo : ANIL
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Inter ___ : ALIA
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Coeur d'___ : ALENE
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Biblical father : NER
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This, in Spain : ESTA
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Supplies : STORES
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Relative of inst. : ULT
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Dernier ___ : CRI
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Advertising's cousin : PUBLICRELATIONS
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Word after grid or sad : IRON
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Opera : AIDA
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Eastern-church member : UNIAT
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Dear, in Rome : CARA
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Clark Kent's friend : LOIS
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Research intensely : DELVE
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Winglike : ALAR
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Landing craft: Abbr. : LSTS
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Ruhr city : ESSEN
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Skewer : SPIT
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___'clock scholar : TENO
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Preposition : UNTO
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Shopping place : MART
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___ Abraham : PLAINSOF
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Resort beach : PLAGE
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Piece of ad type, for short : LOGO
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Atop : UPON
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Produce : GENERATE
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Eastern rulers : SHAHS
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Roman statesman : CATO
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Swan genus : OLOR
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So. state : TENN
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Gross's partner : NET
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Capitol V.I.P. : SEN
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Kind of grinder : ORGAN
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Carried : BORNE
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Walking ___ (rapt) : ONAIR
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Pastoral scene : IDYL
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Ancient Greek colony : IONIA
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Frog genus : RANA
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More accurate : TRUER
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Marie Antoinette, e.g. : REINE
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Western park : ESTES
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Beer base : MALT
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Scandinavian city : OSLO
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Waiting-room warning : LASTCALL
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Freedom of action : LATITUDE
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Eastern collegian : ELI
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Spanish Mrs. : SRA
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Of an arm bone : ULNAR
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Kind of conscious : CLASS
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Type size : PICA
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Soviet river : URAL
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Adriatic wind : BORA
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Spanish rivers : RIOS
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Amend a text : EDIT
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Chemical suffixes : INES
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Sun-tan applications : OILS
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Church part : NAVE
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Machine gun : STEN

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 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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