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12 Results

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

Tuesday, July 19, 20117DKind of acid (5)Mark Feldman
Sunday, November 5, 20069DKind of acid (5)Derrick Niederman
Monday, November 28, 200553AKind of acid (5)Kevan Choset
Friday, February 27, 20043D___ acidMyles Callum
Monday, June 23, 200328DKind of acid (5)Raymond Hamel
Thursday, April 26, 200149DKind of acid (5)Robert H. Wolfe

1 result for NITRIC from Variety puzzles.

May 11, 2008acrosticTContaining element #7Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

5 results for NITRIC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, March 17, 198628DKind of acid or oxideJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, December 9, 198411DRocketeer's ___ acidMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sunday, January 15, 198413AKind of acidA. J. SantoraMaleska
Saturday, October 25, 19805DKind of acid or oxideMermelsteinMaleska
Saturday, March 24, 197953A___ acid (aqua fortis)Jean ReedMaleska