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15 results for EMDASH

10 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
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Sunday, September 17, 20179DSymbol for a breakMark MacLachlan
Monday, September 12, 201623DPunctuation mark akin to a semicolonVictor Fleming and Andrea Carla Michaels
Wednesday, August 5, 20155DLinear punctuation markPatrick Berry
Saturday, February 7, 201549APart of a suspended sentence?Byron Walden
Friday, July 21, 200611DFrequent feature of Emily Dickinson poetryKyle Mahowald
Tuesday, January 24, 200626DPunctuation used for stressDavid Sullivan
Tuesday, February 17, 20048DEllipsis alternativeBob Frank and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, May 11, 200396DColon substitutePatrick Berry
Thursday, December 2, 199949DClause separatorMel Taub
Sunday, July 19, 199832D_Nancy Salomon

3 results for EMDASH from Variety puzzles.

July 12, 2015acrosticLAlternative to a colon or ellipsis (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
January 31, 2010acrosticBAlternative to a parenthesis (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
October 17, 2004acrosticPIndicator of a sudden break in thought (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

2 results for EMDASH from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, August 2, 197090DPrinter's linePeter E. PriceWeng
Monday, September 8, 19528DLine used as punctuation, in printing.UnknownFarrar