NYT Crossword Answers for Friday, October 20 2023

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 20 Oct 2023

Full List of NYT Crossword Clue Answers for Friday, October 20 2023

NY Times Crossword October 20 2023

This crossword clue from the New York Times on October 20, 2023 is a tricky one! It reads "A type of tree with a spiny trunk," and the answer is Acacia. Acacia trees are native to Africa, and are known for their distinctive, spiny trunks and bright yellow flowers. They are a popular choice for landscaping and can be found in many gardens around the world.

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