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44 results for ACETONE

17 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Jan 14, 201861DNail polish remover (2)Joel Fagliano
Fri Oct 7, 201628AManicure destroyerRobyn Weintraub
Sun May 5, 201391DNail polish remover componentAlan Arbesfeld
Sat Feb 21, 200938DPolish stripperMike Nothnagel and Byron Walden
Sun May 11, 200820ACommon solvent (3)Tony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Sat Feb 16, 200815AThinner optionTony Orbach
Sun Oct 29, 200622ANail polish remover (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Aug 13, 200540DHousehold chemicalBob Peoples
Fri Mar 14, 200332ACommon solvent (3)Kevin Hagen
Mon Oct 7, 200242APolish remover (3)Greg Staples
Fri Jun 29, 200117APolish remover (3)Holden Baker
Fri Jun 23, 200039DPolish remover (3)Noah Dephoure
Fri May 26, 200012DThinner componentJoe DiPietro
Sat May 6, 200059AVarnish thinnerRich Norris
Sun Feb 22, 1998106APaint remover componentFred Piscop
Mon Feb 17, 199742DCommon solvent (3)R. Hughes
Sat Feb 8, 199761AColorless solventG. R. Ferguson

2 results for ACETONE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Feb 16, 2014diagramless47DSalon solventFred Piscop
May 11, 2003panda55ASolvent found in tea, onceMel Taub

25 results for ACETONE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Jul 2, 199343DPaint solventDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sat Dec 5, 199255APaint solventTap OsbornMaleska
Sun Oct 4, 199286DPaint solventRandolph RossMaleska
Sun Jul 21, 199161ARayon maker's solventVirginia YatesMaleska
Fri Sep 23, 198822DElement in nail-polish removerRita YelleMaleska
Sat Jun 27, 198739DPaint remover or solventJoe ClonickMaleska
Sun May 24, 198745DPaint removerS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Sun Aug 14, 19835DPaint removerPeter SwiftMaleska
Sat Dec 12, 198128AColorless solvent used in paintsJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Sun Dec 30, 1979122DPaint solventE.T.M.Maleska
Fri Jul 8, 197730AChemical in nail-polish removersYoungMaleska
Sun Oct 31, 19767DPaint solventThreba JohnsonWeng
Sun Feb 16, 197531APaint solventStanley GlassWeng
Sat May 19, 197343DPaint solventUnknownWeng
Sat Nov 15, 196924DPaint solvent.UnknownWeng
Tue Mar 23, 196545APaint remover.Louise EarnestFarrar
Thu Jan 7, 196512DSolvent.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 28, 1963100DVolatile liquid.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sun Feb 25, 196217ADimethyl ketone.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wed Oct 31, 195654ALiquid used as paint remover.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 2, 195610DVolatile liquid.Bernice GordonFarrar
Fri Jan 7, 195560APaint remover chemical.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Nov 10, 195111DInflammable liquid used in varnishes.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 22, 1948112DDimethyl ketone.Archie KreilingFarrar
Sun Jul 9, 194470ALiquid ketone.L. K. PetersFarrar