A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

NTH

Thu, 15 Feb '24
Degree in math?
Thu, 8 Feb '24
Hypothetical degree
Wed, 10 Jan '24
Utmost
Fri, 15 Dec '23
General term in a series
Fri, 8 Dec '23
Highest degree attainable?
Thu, 9 Nov '23
Unspecified ordinal
Sun, 6 Aug '23
Ultimate degree
Wed, 28 Jun '23
To the ___ power
Wed, 26 Apr '23
To the ___ degree
Thu, 20 Apr '23
Last in a series
Sat, 25 Feb '23
Last in a long line
Wed, 22 Feb '23
Utmost
Tue, 21 Feb '23
Math degree?
Thu, 26 Jan '23
Kind of power in math
Sun, 15 Jan '23
Degree in mathematics?
Fri, 2 Dec '22
Last in a series
Sun, 23 Oct '22
To
Thu, 16 Jun '22
___ degree
Sun, 29 May '22
Utmost
Fri, 20 May '22
___-term test for divergence (calculus concept)
Sun, 8 May '22
To the ___ power
Wed, 4 May '22
Undefined ordinal
Mon, 4 Apr '22
To the ___ degree
Wed, 16 Mar '22
Imaginary ordinal
Thu, 3 Mar '22
Advanced degree?
Thu, 10 Feb '22
Unspecified ordinal
Fri, 5 Nov '21
___ power
Sun, 31 Oct '21
Maximum degree
Sat, 9 Oct '21
Advanced degree
Sun, 12 Sep '21
High degree
Thu, 26 Aug '21
Indefinite ordinal
Sun, 15 Aug '21
Advanced math degree?
Fri, 18 Jun '21
High degree
Sat, 8 May '21
Like the last in a line
Sat, 20 Mar '21
Higher power?
Tue, 2 Mar '21
Last in a series
Tue, 23 Feb '21
Last in a mathematical series
Tue, 2 Feb '21
To the ___ degree