A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

OCCAM

Tue, 21 Sep '21
Philosopher with a "razor"
Wed, 14 Jul '21
Philosopher with a "razor"
Thu, 15 Apr '21
Philosopher who favored simple explanations
Tue, 30 Mar '21
Philosopher who lent his name to a "razor"
Thu, 11 Feb '21
Razor handle?