A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

TEAM

Sat, 18 Sep '21
Join (up)
Fri, 20 Aug '21
A's, but not B's or C's
Thu, 12 Aug '21
Word with sport or spirit
Tue, 20 Jul '21
___ U.S.A.
Thu, 1 Jul '21
Squad
Thu, 11 Feb '21
___ player