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31 Results for MORTAR

7 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

Tuesday, June 24, 201446AWhat covers many blocks?Heather Valadez
Tuesday, December 15, 200920AWeapon using high-arcing ammoSteve Dobis
Tuesday, December 5, 200628APestle's partnerKenneth J. Berniker
Friday, August 13, 200439AMilitary shell throwerHarvey Estes
Wednesday, September 17, 200345DBig gunRichard Silvestri
Saturday, March 8, 200318AHod fillerPatrick Berry
Sunday, April 23, 200050AShell throwerNancy Nicholson Joline

24 results for MORTAR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Wednesday, July 7, 199348ABuilding materialWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Thursday, July 23, 19928DVessel for a pestleEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, May 7, 19856DPestle's partnerAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tuesday, October 16, 198426DShort-barreled cannonStanley B. WhittenMaleska
Friday, March 16, 198428ABowl or cannonJesse RoarkeMaleska
Saturday, August 23, 19801AMason's mixtureWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, June 25, 198038DVessel for a pestleBernice GordonMaleska
Friday, November 30, 197939DShort-barreled cannonJordan S. LasherMaleska
Monday, November 20, 19784DShort cannonHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, May 25, 197646AShort cannonJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Wednesday, June 2, 197139DShort cannonUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 12, 196317ABuilding material.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 19, 1959105ABuilding material.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, December 15, 195740DVery hard bowl.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, December 8, 19571AArtillery piece.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Friday, May 17, 195750DBowl used with pestle.Peter L. Tea, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, November 20, 195425AHod carrier's burden.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wednesday, June 2, 195410DSand, lime and water.Ellsworth SmithFarrar
Sunday, July 6, 19529DBed for a brick.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, September 23, 195148DCannon with a short tube.Israel GitterFarrar
Wednesday, May 16, 19515DA kind of cannon.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 23, 1947107AMilitary weapon.Archie KreilingFarrar
Sunday, April 21, 1946115ABuilding material.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sunday, January 28, 194571ACannon.Harriot CookeFarrar