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15 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, January 10, 20093DPiece of pie, oftenBob Klahn
Sunday, September 14, 20034DNavigational instrumentCathy Millhauser
Saturday, April 9, 199431D45-degree sectorRandolph Ross

2 results for OCTANT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
November 2, 2014acrosticFAngle-determining instrument used in celestial navigationEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
November 21, 1999acrosticDNavigator's instrument for measuring anglesEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

10 results for OCTANT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, September 22, 199336DNavigator's instrumentJoel D. LafargueTaub
Sunday, May 30, 1993126AEighth part of a circleA. J. SantoraMaleska
Saturday, September 5, 199244ARelative of a sextantJesse RoarkeMaleska
Thursday, February 18, 198836DNavigation instrumentTom W. UnderhillMaleska
Wednesday, April 20, 19835DAn eighth of a circleAnsteyMaleska
Sunday, February 11, 197918DAstronaut's instrumentA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wednesday, February 20, 197439DNavigator's deviceWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Friday, August 1, 196934DPart of a circle.UnknownWeng
Sunday, February 23, 1969125ANavigator's aidFrances HansenWeng
Monday, September 9, 196349AEighth of a circle.UnknownFarrar