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New York Times, Saturday, August 16, 1980

Author:
Jack L. Steinhardt
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Min Word Len: 4, Missing: { J K Q X }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Jack L. Steinhardt has 39 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,239
Across
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Glorify : BLESS
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Foot or door follower : STEP
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Salamanders : EFTS
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Lehmann or Lenya : LOTTE
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Catherine ___, Queen of England: 1543–47 : PARR
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Unattached : FREE
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Bedizen : ADORN
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Chlorophyll plant : ALGA
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Movable staircase at an airport : RAMP
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Despicable to the nth degree : BENEATHCONTEMPT
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Solar deity : ATEN
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Short literary sketches : CAMEOS
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Percussion cap : PRIMER
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Tall, slender vessel : EWER
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Tending to withdraw : RECESSIVE
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Roman market official : EDILE
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___-Neisse Line : ODER
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Odds' alternative : EVENS
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Type of beam or arch : ROOD
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Like some trunks : MOSSY
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Public injunction : ORDINANCE
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Frightening, in a way : EERY
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Realm : DOMAIN
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Seat of the Republic of China : TAIWAN
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Gluck of operatic fame : ALMA
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Indisposed : UNDERTHEWEATHER
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___ me tangere : NOLI
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Je ne sais quoi : AURA
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Regimen, in Rouen : DIETE
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German river : EDER
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Borodin's "Prince ___" : IGOR
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Pyrenean chamois : IZARD
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Foxx : REDD
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Be bested or worsted : LOSE
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Goddess of agriculture : CERES
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Reveal thoughtlessly : BLAB
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Mother or Comstock : LODE
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Harrow's rival : ETON
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Pennants : STREAMERS
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Deliberating councils : SENATES
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Pitcher Warren : SPAHN
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Powder : TALC
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Accordingly : ERGO
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Caper : PRANCE
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Zimbalist : EFREM
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Prearrange fraudulently : FRAME
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Beat : TEMPO
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Irish clans : SEPTS
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Pithy : TERSE
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Vetch seed : TARE
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Hop's cousin : PROM
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Fashion anew : REDO
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Summer treats : ICES
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All and sundry : EVERY
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Slav of Saxony : WEND
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Novello : IVOR
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Present in a vivid, striking way : DRAMATIZE
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Eastern college : IONA
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Places : LOCI
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Utopia : EDEN
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Furtive movement : SIDLE
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Oenologist's concern : YEAR
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Migratory : NOMADIC
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Logical consequence : ENTAIL
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Person of "sound mind" : TUNER
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Positive pole : ANODE
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Whiled away the days : IDLED
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Outlandish : WEIRD
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Cognizant : AWARE
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"Notre Dame de Paris" author : HUGO
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Brother of Anteros : EROS
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Learn of : HEAR
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French being : ETRE
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Griffey and Knight : REDS

Answer summary: 5 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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