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6 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

Sunday, May 20, 201291DConclusive trial (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Saturday, April 14, 200717AProof providerSherry O. Blackard
Friday, August 26, 200531ACritical step in analysisJoe DiPietro
Wednesday, June 30, 200438DConclusive trial (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, May 13, 20009DCritical stepWilliam S. Cotter
Friday, June 23, 199510DDefining challengeManny Nosowsky

3 results for ACIDTEST from Variety puzzles.

February 4, 2007acrosticKRigorous or crucial appraisal (2 wds.)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
September 21, 2003acrosticGCritical appraisal, originally of gold (2 wds.)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
November 21, 1999acrosticKUltimate proof of worth (2 wds.)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

9 results for ACIDTEST from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, March 24, 199179DDecisive experimentJudith PerryMaleska
Thursday, March 13, 19804DUltimate proofJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Friday, June 1, 197355ASevere trialUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 29, 197356ALitmus-paper ritualJoseph LaFauciWeng
Tuesday, November 30, 19714DChemical moment of truthUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 7, 197121DMoment of truthArthur SchulmanWeng
Monday, June 16, 196937DMoment of truth.UnknownWeng
Sunday, August 11, 1968117AOrdealWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Friday, November 9, 196211DFinal analysis.UnknownFarrar