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Author Topic: Cru database maintenance  (Read 429 times)

irvson

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Cru database maintenance
« on: October 28, 2011, 12:26:19 PM »
Who decides when an entry earns this rating:
"! = irregular entry (removed from word lists)"

And what "word lists" is this entry removed from?

As I look thru the database getting help with my next puzzle, I am continually amused and impressed with the minds that create these items.

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Re: Cru database maintenance
« Reply #1 on: October 30, 2011, 08:03:15 AM »
That would be me. It affects the "nyt only" and "all puzzles" word lists that are available to gold members. If an answer is unusable in other puzzles (typically a letter-drop, or maybe a pun), then it doesn't get included in the word lists.

irvson

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Re: Cru database maintenance
« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2011, 08:33:57 PM »
Thanks for satisfying my curiosity.

 

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