A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

POLE

Fri, 23 Sep '22
Limbo prerequisite
Thu, 21 Apr '22
Neighbor of a Ukrainian
Mon, 18 Apr '22
Warsaw resident
Thu, 6 Jan '22
+ or - thing
Sun, 2 Jan '22
Skier's accessory
Mon, 8 Mar '21
Connector between levels of a fire station