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New York Times, Thursday, September 30, 1971

1-Across : Spanish bean

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 85, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,083

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Across
1
Spanish bean : HABA
5
Lead window rods : CAMES
10
Compass reading : ENE
13
Adjective ending : ULAR
14
Future time : ANOTHERDAY
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Neighbor of Colo. : NEBR
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Man with a scythe : FATHERTIME
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Biblical pronoun : THY
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Carnegie ___ : TECH
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Nonconformist : REBEL
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Newspaper women of yore : SOBSISTERS
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Kind of gin : SLOE
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Footgear : MULES
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Goes bad : ROTS
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Salamander : EFT
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Assyrian deity : ASUR
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Stationery item : INKPOT
34
Wedding-notice word : NEE
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In a pointless way : INANELY
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Noncom : SGT
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Benefit, in Italy : FAVORE
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Bern's river : AARE
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Supplement: Abbr. : APP
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Freshly : ANEW
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Seaweeds : ALGAS
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Fuel : PEAT
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Offspring : DESCENDANT
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Roost : PERCH
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Flee suddenly : BOLT
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17th-century date : MDC
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Grasshoppers and crickets : ORTHOPTERA
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Bonheur : ROSA
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Potential seer : SEVENTHSON
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Olympian : EROS
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Silkworm : ERI
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Tartan patterns : SETTS
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Word on the wall : MENE
Down
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He rides to the hounds : HUNTSMAN
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Pub : ALEHOUSE
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Eye color : BABYBLUE
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Sked abbr. : ARR
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Bistros : CAFES
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Put on ___ : ANACT
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Advice to small fry : MOTHERKNOWSBEST
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Ordinal ending : ETH
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Pronoun : SHE
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Fit to consume : EDIBLE
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The ___ the game : NAMEOF
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Grommet : EYELET
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Misdo : ERR
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Highways: Abbr. : RTES
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" ... ___ of thee" : TIS
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Indian weight : SER
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Rodeo hand : ROPER
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Wrap : STOLE
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Piggery : STY
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___ out : INAND
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The Queen's ___ : NAVEE
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"___ body meet ... " : IFA
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Indian chief : SAGAMORE
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Family member : GRANDSON
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Precedent establisher : TESTCASE
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City legislator: Abbr. : ALD
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Place in proximity : APPOSE
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One who gazes : PEERER
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Book section : PARTVI
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Insect : ANT
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Chinese flute : TCHE
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French painter : COROT
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Impetuous feelings : ELANS
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Word of endearment : HON
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Parts of qts. : PTS
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___ dansant : THE
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Ad ___ : REM

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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