A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

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Sat, 11 May '24
The N.B.A.'s Hornets, on scoreboards
Mon, 29 May '23
"___-ching!"
Fri, 30 Dec '22
Cuppa from China
Sat, 12 Mar '22
Tea, in Mandarin
Sun, 27 Feb '22
When doubled, a dance
Wed, 9 Feb '22
"___-ching!"
Sun, 1 Aug '21
"___-ching!"