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29 Results for ZIT

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

Wednesday, January 13, 201623ABad spot for taking prom picturesJeremy Newton
Monday, August 31, 201512DTeen's facial blemishMichael Dewey
Sunday, November 2, 201435AEmbarrassing spot?Brendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, September 14, 20134DTemple imperfectionJeff Chen
Wednesday, May 15, 201338AOxy 5 target (2)David Sullivan
Tuesday, April 2, 201330DUnwanted spot, in slangIan Livengood
Tuesday, November 6, 201225AStridex target, informallyErik Agard
Saturday, October 13, 201260DEmbarrassing eruptionBarry C. Silk
Monday, July 9, 20125DAcne spotC.W. Stewart
Thursday, May 10, 20121DBad mark in school?Jules P. Markey
Wednesday, January 4, 201251DSmall blemish, in slangBrendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, November 21, 20117ABit of acne, slangilyPeter A. Collins
Monday, May 23, 201165ASpot concealed by makeup, maybeSteve Salitan
Monday, May 9, 201142AClearasil target, informallyNina Rulon-Miller
Monday, November 30, 200938AClearasil target (3)Oliver Hill
Wednesday, December 24, 20081DClearasil target (3)Warren Biro
Saturday, August 30, 200861DAccutane target, slangilyMichael Shteyman
Tuesday, December 25, 200749DBenzoyl peroxide targetNancy Salomon
Wednesday, October 25, 200610DPromgoer's woeAdam G. Perl
Wednesday, March 29, 200622AProactiv targetFrances Hansen (1919-2004)
Friday, January 6, 20064DProactiv target, informallyDavid Levinson Wilk
Friday, June 10, 200511DSingle outbreakDavid Quarfoot
Wednesday, April 2, 200311ABlemish, slangilyKelly Clark
Tuesday, January 28, 200366AClearasil target (3)Christina Houlihan
Wednesday, January 22, 200322AOxy-5 target (2)Michael Shteyman
Tuesday, October 1, 200248ATeen's embarrassmentMichael Shteyman
Saturday, March 23, 200234AUnpopular spotAdam Cohen
Saturday, May 15, 19994DPromgoer's worryBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, August 26, 199841DBad mark?A. J. Santora
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