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30 Results for ELISION

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

Wednesday, July 27, 201121AWill-o'-the-wisp featureBill Thompson
Saturday, September 13, 200355AFo'c'sle featureBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, July 13, 20032DJack-o'-lantern featureRandolph Ross
Saturday, April 25, 199838ASkip itJim Page
Friday, October 17, 19972DA going-overAlan Jay Weiss
Sunday, October 5, 199794DWhat an apostrophe may signalDerrick Niederman

24 results for ELISION from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thursday, May 6, 199322DOmissionMary S. SnyderMaleska
Friday, April 16, 199313DOmissionNancy JolineMaleska
Saturday, July 18, 199238DVowel omissionDaniel GirardiMaleska
Tuesday, August 21, 199052AVowel omissionSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, September 29, 198536AA dropping-outBert RosenfieldMaleska
Monday, March 15, 198215DDropping of a vowel in pronunciationBernice GordonMaleska
Friday, May 1, 198163AApocopeJim ModneyMaleska
Saturday, October 11, 19757DOmission, as of a vowelMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Wednesday, April 3, 197416ASyllable omissionJordan S. LasherWeng
Saturday, May 13, 197247AAct of omittingUnknownWeng
Saturday, July 18, 197058AOmissionUnknownWeng
Friday, November 15, 196860AVowel omission.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 18, 196610DVowel suppression.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 26, 196438AOmission of a syllable.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 6, 196142ASyncope.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 20, 195910DOmission of a vowel.Charles P. GerschFarrar
Wednesday, July 2, 19583DRelative of syncope.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 10, 195846ASuppression of a vowel.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Friday, December 18, 195350ASlurring over of a vowel.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, October 11, 195320AEuphonic omission.Marion MoeserFarrar
Wednesday, December 20, 195016ASlurring over of a vowel.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, October 8, 195022ASuppression of a vowel.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, May 16, 194364DStriking out part of a word.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar
Sunday, January 24, 194365DA striking out.J. C. DoesburgFarrar