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PHRASEOLOGY

New York Times, Sunday, September 9, 1962

Author: Sidney Lambert
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 78, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 572 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 117, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 18
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,804
Across Down
1. Golf stroke. : BAFF
5. Absorb eagerly: Colloq. : LAPUP
10. Hemingway heroine. : PILAR
15. Star in Draco. : ADIB
19. Impression. : IDEA
20. Boxing ring. : ARENA
21. Roman official. : EDILE
22. Cheviot. : WOOL
23. Reform. : TURNOVERANEWLEAF
26. In the year: Lat. : ANNO
27. World-weariness. : ENNUI
28. Famous stage role. : ABIE
29. Extreme. : DRASTIC
31. School: Abbr. : INST
33. Kiltie. : SCOT
34. Does the work of. : ACTSAS
35. U. S. A. or U. S. N. : BRANCHOFTHESERVICE
42. Sierra Nevada or Teton. : RANGE
43. ___ green. : ALOES
44. Infect. : TAINT
45. Degree. : PHD
48. River into the Danube. : ENNS
49. Metal container. : DRUM
50. Memorandum. : CHIT
51. Combat. : FRAY
52. School course: Abbr. : SCI
53. Policeman: Colloq. : LIMBOFTHELAW
57. ___ in (collect). : RAKE
58. Part of an Eliot title. : THEFLOSS
60. Examinations. : ORALS
61. Hailed at sea. : AHOYED
63. Singular. : ODD
64. Alloy. : BRASS
65. Angle: Suffix. : GON
66. Desuetude. : DISUSE
69. ___ chose (trifle): Fr. : PEUDE
70. Beat ___ bush. : ABOUTTHE
75. Well versed in: Colloq. : UPON
76. Relative of portmanteau. : STEAMERTRUNK
79. River into the Rhine. : AAR
80. Army post. : FORT
81. Academic courses. : ARTS
82. Out of: Fr. : HORS
83. Sargasso. : ALGA
84. Housing agency. : FHA
85. Blended, as colors. : FONDU
87. Unclouded. : CLEAR
89. Builder of wooden horse. : EPEUS
90. Misdirect one's energies. : BARKUPTHEWRONGTREE
93. In ___. : ASTATE
96. Tackles. : RIGS
97. Engage in. : WAGE
98. Describing one world. : WARLESS
100. Famous Met star. : BORI
101. Inherently. : PERSE
104. Wood. : FUEL
105. Eradicate. : TEARUPBYTHEROOTS
111. Iris part. : UVEA
112. Engorge. : EATUP
113. Vessel. : LINER
114. Capable of. : UPTO
115. Impart. : LEND
116. Shade of blue. : SLATE
117. Vestibule. : ENTRY
118. Cast off. : SHED
1. Somewhat. : BIT
2. Together, musically. : ADUE
3. House plant. : FERN
4. Coarse tea siftings. : FANNINGS
5. Prodigal. : LAVISH
6. Continue. : ARE
7. By. : PER
8. Spenser character. : UNA
9. Military plume. : PANACHE
10. Lapwings. : PEWITS
11. Unfounded. : IDLE
12. Stretch out. : LIE
13. "When I was ___ . . . " : ALAD
14. Forbear. : REFRAIN
15. Going to seed. : AWASTE
16. Admonitions. : DONTS
17. Region of Asia Minor. : IONIA
18. Unions of a sort. : BLOCS
24. Liquid measure. : OUNCE
25. Tropical trees. : EBOES
30. C. P. A. : ACCT
32. Military command. : TOARMS
33. Mouth: Prefix. : STOMO
35. French port. : BREST
36. Cowboy's bailiwick. : RANCH
37. Girl in song. : ANNIE
38. Botches: Colloq. : FLUBS
39. Waters and others. : ETHELS
40. Certain stocks. : RAILS
41. Life: Lat. : VITA
45. Supplicate. : PRAY
46. Fish. : HAKE
47. Colored. : DYED
49. Vacuum tubes. : DIODES
50. Fast plane or ship. : CHASER
51. Range of the Rockies. : FRONT
53. Honorary degrees. : LLDS
54. Open discussions. : FORUMS
55. Commerce. : TRADE
56. Tumbrels. : WAGONS
59. Source. : FOUNT
62. Yankee skipper. : HOUK
64. Dilapidated. : BEATUP
66. Flour pudding. : DUFF
67. City in Malaya. : IPOH
68. Shore bird. : SORA
69. Concealed, as in ambush. : PERDU
70. Riotous. : AROAR
71. Excavate. : BURROW
72. German coin. : TALER
73. The ___, Dutch city. : HAGUE
74. Obliterate. : ERASE
77. Large receptacle. : TANK
78. Muscles. : THEWS
83. Wingless. : APTEROUS
85. Kismet. : FATE
86. Son of Agamemnon. : ORESTES
87. Fledgling sound. : CHIRP
88. Plain. : LEGIBLE
89. Moth. : EGGER
90. Popular song. : BALLAD
91. Road company. : TROUPE
92. Table linen. : NAPERY
93. Shocking. : AWFUL
94. ___ qui peut (rout): Fr. : SAUVE
95. Made of wood. : TREEN
99. Guarantee. : SEAL
100. Dry, as wines. : BRUT
102. Undergrad. : SOPH
103. Diminutive suffix. : ETTE
106. ___ standstill. : ATA
107. Chinese dynasty. : YIN
108. Explosive. : TNT
109. Pronoun. : HER
110. Turf. : SOD

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 11 debuted here and reused later, 10 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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