A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

KEA

Thu, 7 Oct '21
Mauna ___
Sun, 22 Aug '21
Mauna ___
Thu, 17 Jun '21
Mauna ___
Tue, 13 Apr '21
Mauna ___ (Hawaiian volcano)
Thu, 7 Jan '21
Mauna ___
Sat, 2 Jan '21
Mauna ___