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New York Times, Monday, July 8, 1985

Author:
Albert J. Klaus
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 242 (avg 1.31)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1985, The New York TimesNo. 13,026

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Across
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Having wings : ALAR
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Road shoulders : BERMS
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Homophone for pair : PEAR
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Social engagement : DATE
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Of oil : OLEIC
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Singer Guthrie : ARLO
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A son of Seth : ENOS
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Female relative : NIECE
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Rivulet : RILL
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Cherished person : APPLEOFONESEYE
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Drying kiln : OAST
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Spanish uncle : TIO
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Reddish-yellow color : ORANGE
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Infinite time : ETERNITY
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___ a hand (help) : LEND
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Harangue : TIRADE
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Petition : SUE
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___ of March : IDES
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Gas away : RAP
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Persian gazelle : CORA
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Truck for moving : VAN
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Pursuer : CHASER
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Namesakes of a ring master : ALIS
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Exalt : ENTHRONE
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Roving : ERRANT
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Slippery fish : EEL
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Narrow opening : SLIT
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J. Horner did it : PULLEDOUTAPLUM
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Indigo : ANIL
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Wading bird : EGRET
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King of Norway : OLAF
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Capital of Peru : LIMA
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Observe again : RESEE
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___ Domini : ANNO
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Summers, in Cannes : ETES
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Aquatic animals : SEALS
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Victor Borge, e.g. : DANE
Down
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Block or lemon suffix : ADE
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Actress Turner : LANA
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Upon : ATOP
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Answers : RESPONDS
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Thoroughwort : BONESET
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Silas Marner's creator : ELIOT
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Shoal : REEF
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Black-tailed marmoset : MICO
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Perfumed : SCENTED
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Minister : PARSON
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Lake or canal : ERIE
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Associate : ALLY
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Actor's part : ROLE
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Loiter : LAG
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Ireland : EIRE
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Oyl of comics : OLIVE
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Fortification : REDAN
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Concerning : ANENT
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Wipe out : ERASE
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Recording device : TAPE
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Island, to a Venetian : ISOLA
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City on the Po : TURIN
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Brewer's ___ : YEAST
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Teheran is its capital : IRAN
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As much as a dray holds : CARTLOAD
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Algonquian Indian : CREE
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Gadgets for cigarettes : HOLDERS
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Tells : RELATES
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Greece : HELLAS
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Tear : RIP
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Iron alloy : STEEL
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Wan : PALE
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Word with factor or rule : UNIT
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Calcium oxide : LIME
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A molding : OGEE
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___ Major : URSA
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Arm bone : ULNA
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Horace or Thomas : MANN
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Opponent : FOE

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

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