A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

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Mon, 7 Feb '22
Ibiza, e.g., to a Spaniard
Thu, 6 Jan '22
Actress Fisher of "Wedding Crashers"
Mon, 24 May '21
Bit of land in the sea: Sp.
Mon, 15 Feb '21
___ Verde (locale of San Juan's airport)