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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Tuesday, August 15, 1967

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { B J Z }, Scrabble score: 310 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
William Lutwiniak has 304 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
David Steinberg notes:

Clue for 7-Down has factual mistake — an axon is a nerve-cell part, not a nerve-cell process. Did not change this.

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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,576

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Across
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Light source. : LAMP
5
Bite. : SNACK
10
Auditors. : CPAS
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Thine: Fr. : ATOI
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Sprite. : PIXIE
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Wine pitcher of old. : OLPE
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Current off Broadway role. : DONQUIXOTE
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So long. : TATA
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British note. : POUND
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Playing favorites. : NEPOTISM
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On the briny. : ASEA
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German dialect. : SAXON
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Prepared to fight. : UPINARMS
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Arose. : WENTUP
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City in Lorraine. : NANCY
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Dubuque resident. : IOWAN
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Adherent: Suffix. : ITE
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Legal eagle, for short. : ATTY
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Vex. : ANNOY
39
What ___? : OFIT
40
According to. : PER
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To have: Fr. : AVOIR
42
Ransack. : RIFLE
43
Medium's forte. : TRANCE
45
Detergent. : CLEANSER
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Approaches. : NEARS
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Ref. book. : DICT
50
Ignominy. : DISGRACE
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Populace. : DEMOS
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To unite: Fr. : UNIR
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Collected. : GATHEREDUP
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Outer: Prefix. : ECTO
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Start upon. : ENTER
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Ibsen role. : NORA
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As an example. : THUS
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Astounds. : STUNS
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Dice throw. : TREY
Down
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Teen-ager. : LAD
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At the summit. : ATOP
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Numerical prefix. : MONO
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Zest. : PIQUANCY
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Frying pan. : SPIDER
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Slangy negative. : NIX
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Nerve-cell process. : AXON
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Adduces. : CITES
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Avoid (with "from"). : KEEPAWAY
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Take a liking (to). : COTTON
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Litigants. : PLAINTIFFS
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Items for rent: Abbr. : APTS
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Wrinkle. : SEAM
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Take back (one's words). : UNSAY
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Farm animals. : OXEN
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Certain acids. : AMINO
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Awkward. : UNAPT
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Family head. : PATER
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On the way: Lat. : INTRANSITU
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___ boom. : SONIC
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Serviceable. : UTILE
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Dwindle (with "out). : PETER
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Everybody and everything. : WORLD
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Batters' concerns. : AVERAGES
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Salve. : OINTMENT
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Rent ___. : ACAR
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Sports car. : RACER
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Visayan isle, in Philippines. : NEGROS
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Ducks. : EIDERS
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Not prodigal. : SCANT
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Piece of music. : DUET
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Progress slowly. : INCH
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Famous last words. : ETTU
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Fragrance. : ODOR
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Always effective. : SURE
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Pullet. : HEN
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Indemnify. : PAY

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 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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