A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

EST

Wed, 27 Oct '21
Humorous suffix with "most" and "best"
Sun, 19 Sep '21
Body shop fig.
Thu, 19 Aug '21
The "e" of "i.e."
Sun, 25 Jul '21
Is at the Forum?
Fri, 9 Jul '21
It's not the final number: Abbr.
Fri, 18 Jun '21
"Errare humanum ___"
Tue, 15 Jun '21
Winter hrs. in New Jersey
Thu, 10 Jun '21
Contractor's fig.
Wed, 26 May '21
Suffix with "most," redundantly
Fri, 14 May '21
14 billion years, for the age of the universe: Abbr.
Sun, 28 Feb '21
Is, in ancient Rome
Fri, 19 Feb '21
Ballpark fig.
Fri, 12 Feb '21
Record finish?