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New York Times, Monday, August 13, 1984

Author:
Edward Bobb
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { B J Q V W X }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Edward Bobb has 7 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1984, The New York TimesNo. 12,697
Across
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Fort Dix, before 1939 : CAMP
5
Speed ratio : MACH
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Univ. teacher : PROF
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Separately : APART
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Scandinavian capital : OSLO
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Drum sound : ROLL
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Black tea : PEKOE
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“Come one, come all” : OPENHOUSE
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Agent : PROCTOR
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Enjoyed a banquet : FEASTED
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Part : ROLE
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Bishop Fulton J. ___ : SHEEN
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Recondite : ARCANE
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Corolla part : PETAL
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Former French coins : SOUS
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43,560 square feet : ACRE
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Undine’s relative : SYLPH
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Coll. : INST
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Hard as ___ : NAILS
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Town northwest of Madrid : TORO
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Molded dish : ASPIC
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Attitude : POSE
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Stravinsky : IGOR
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Advocate Ralph : NADER
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Skin affliction : ECZEMA
49
Have ___ (beware) : ACARE
51
Malay canoe : PROA
52
Atomic nuclei : PROTONS
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U 235 is one : ISOTOPE
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Be nostalgic : REMINISCE
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Coronal : TIARA
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Holy Roman emperor: 962–73 : OTTO
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Suffix with photo : STAT
63
Two districts noted for restaurants : SOHOS
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Hammerhead end : PEEN
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Discern : ESPY
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Garbless : NUDE
Down
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Yokum’s creator : CAPP
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Mime : APER
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Type of shark : MAKO
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Habit of delaying : PROCRASTINATION
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Part of M.T.M. : MOORE
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Horned snake : ASP
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Music symbol : CLEF
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Upright : HONEST
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Act of converting : PROSELYTIZATION
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Itinerary : ROUTE
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Ole, the comedian : OLSEN
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Skedaddled : FLED
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Grand ___ National Park : TETON
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Sunken fences : HAHAS
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City on the Allegheny : OLEAN
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Where Mongolia is : ASIA
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Guidry and Cey of baseball : RONS
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Moon horn : CUSP
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Abbot aide : PRIOR
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Lampreys : EELS
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Promontory : CAPE
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Theater section : LOGE
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School event : PROM
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Israeli dance : HORA
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Prophets : SEERS
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“Lili” star : CARON
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Actress Darcel : DENISE
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Aquatic birds : COOTS
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Narrow ridge : ARETE
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French count : COMTE
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Devotion : PIETY
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Fulcrum : PROP
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Superplanes : SSTS
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Site of Pearl Harbor : OAHU
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Goad : PROD
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Facility : EASE
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Gown’s companion : CAP

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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