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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, August 11, 200848ASmooth and lustrousThomas Heilman
Tuesday, August 26, 200350DSmooth and softRichard Hughes
Saturday, September 21, 200250DSmoothRich Norris

6 results for SILKEN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, November 10, 198833ALuxuriousKenneth WitteMaleska
Monday, July 16, 197321ALustrousUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 30, 19693DLustrousJack LuzzattoWeng
Sunday, October 9, 1966111AAgreeably smooth.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, February 20, 196671ASmooth.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, November 26, 195944DLuxurious.UnknownFarrar