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23 Results for BATTEN

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

Sunday, July 9, 200648DSecure tightly, with "down"Patrick Berry
Monday, June 29, 199851DClose securely, with "down"Gregory E. Paul
Friday, May 15, 199832DWooden reinforcing stripJohn Wolting

20 results for BATTEN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Friday, November 5, 199319ASupporting strip of wood or metalLois SidwayTaub
Friday, June 15, 199010DGrow fatArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Thursday, May 22, 198610DOverfeedJudson G. TrentMaleska
Tuesday, March 10, 198110DFasten canvas on the hatchwayMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sunday, March 9, 198065AShipbuilder's strip of woodBert H. KruseMaleska
Tuesday, July 18, 197845D___ down (make secure)Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Friday, March 4, 197724AHatch fasteningMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Monday, December 15, 197510DCover, as hatchesSophie FiermanWeng
Thursday, October 28, 197143DGrow fatUnknownWeng
Monday, June 19, 196726AFasten (down).Norton RhoadesFarrar
Friday, April 2, 19654DThrive (on).UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 15, 196324AThrive (on).UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 23, 196141AStrip of wood nailed on a hatchway.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 5, 19601AStrip of wood, flooring, etc.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 22, 196050AGrow fat.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 4, 196049AGrow fat.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 24, 195945AGrow fat.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Thursday, January 19, 195636DGrow fat.Madeline CorseFarrar
Sunday, August 21, 1955135AThrive.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, July 5, 195374DThrive.Evelyn E. SmithFarrar