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

40ASecret military mission ... or a hint to the circled letters in this puzzle?Heather Valadez
63AIntelligence endeavorBarry C. Silk
59AC.I.A. undertakingFrances Hansen

1 result for COVERTOPERATION from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

17AEspionage, usuallyJack L. SteinhardtWeng