A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

TEN

Tue, 2 Aug '22
Perfect score in diving
Thu, 28 Jul '22
What you get when you put your hands together?
Thu, 30 Jun '22
Face value?
Fri, 27 May '22
Start of a count
Tue, 3 May '22
Cube root of 1,000
Tue, 5 Apr '22
What "X" might mean
Thu, 24 Mar '22
Part of a royal flush
Mon, 21 Mar '22
"Count to ___" (calming advice)
Thu, 17 Mar '22
Number of a certain rear bowling pin
Mon, 20 Dec '21
Number of provinces in Canada
Fri, 5 Nov '21
Mark of perfection
Thu, 21 Oct '21
Number of Emily Dickinson poems, out of the 1,700+ she wrote, that were published during her lifetime
Mon, 20 Sep '21
Number of provinces in Canada
Tue, 18 May '21
Highest point value for a Scrabble tile
Wed, 14 Apr '21
One followed by nothing?
Mon, 22 Mar '21
Point value for a "Z" in Scrabble
Sun, 28 Feb '21
Face card's value in blackjack
Fri, 19 Feb '21
See 41-Across
Fri, 12 Feb '21
Sum of the first three prime numbers
Sun, 10 Jan '21
Pin number?
Thu, 31 Dec '20
Something to take or hang