There are 15 rows and 15 columns, with 0 rebus squares, and 6 cheater squares (marked with “+” within the colorized grid beneath.)
The grid makes use of 22 of 26 letters, lacking JQXZ.
It has regular rotational symmetry.
Average phrase size: 4.57, Scrabble rating: 261, Scrabble common: 1.43.
Puzzle has 7 fill-in-the-blank clues and 0 cross-reference clues.
Duplicate solutions: CAR, RAC
This puzzle has 1 distinctive reply phrase.
It has 0 phrases that debuted on this puzzle and
had been later reused:
These 26 reply phrases are usually not authorized Scrabble™ entries, which generally means they’re fascinating:
Day of week comparisons
The inexperienced highlighted squares present which day by day puzzle common is closest to this puzzle for every statistical class.
Distribution of reply phrases by size
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Various thumbnail views are proven:
- Standard view reveals the grid sample most clearly
- Open Squares (these which do not contact any block, even diagonally) are blue
- Vowel distribution
- Scrabble rating makes use of the identical colour key as above
- Freshness view reveals distinctive solutions in pink (see colorized grid beneath)
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Unusual or lengthy phrases that seem elsewhere:
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Topologically related grids
Other crosswords with precisely 42 blocks, 80 phrases, 64 open squares, and a mean phrase size of 4.57:
Colorized grid for Thu Dec 22, 2022
The subsequent two sections try to point out how recent the grid entries are.
In this view, uncommon solutions are coloured relying on how typically they’ve appeared in different puzzles.
Unique solutions are in pink, pink overwrites orange which overwrites yellow, and so on.
Cheater squares are indicated with a + signal.
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FF: 5.4 – 9.1 percentile, 5.7 Thursday percentile
Freshness Factor is a calculation that compares the variety of instances phrases on this puzzle have appeared
in different Shortz Era puzzles.
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The chart beneath reveals what number of instances every phrase has been used throughout all NYT puzzles, previous and fashionable together with Variety.