A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

TRI

Fri, 25 Nov '22
Upper arm muscle, for short
Wed, 12 Oct '22
Prefix with city or state
Sun, 25 Sep '22
Muscle used in a pull-up, informally
Sun, 26 Jun '22
Race in which one begins in a wetsuit, for short
Fri, 15 Apr '22
Prefix with -assic
Mon, 28 Feb '22
Prefix between bi- and quad-
Tue, 16 Nov '21
El ___ (nickname for the Mexican national soccer team)
Mon, 15 Nov '21
Prefix with -ceps
Sat, 23 Oct '21
___-tip (beef cut)
Sat, 9 Oct '21
Arm muscle, slangily
Sun, 8 Aug '21
Prefix with color or state
Sat, 12 Jun '21
Prefix with -graph
Tue, 9 Mar '21
Prefix with athlete
Sun, 7 Mar '21
Three-sport event, for short
Wed, 24 Feb '21
Part of TNT
Mon, 25 Jan '21
Prefix with -pod or -partite