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22 results for HBOMB

14 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for h-bomb.

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Dec 29, 201538ABig bang maker, informallyJeff Stillman
Wed Jul 1, 201521DEniwetok blaster, informallyNed White
Mon Sep 24, 201251DTest ban subject, brieflyJohn Dunn
Sat Dec 10, 201132DU.S.S.R.'s Big Ivan, e.g.Corey Rubin
Sun Nov 27, 20116DCertain W.M.D.Jeff Chen
Sat May 7, 201140A16-Across concern, brieflyTim Croce
Sun Jan 23, 201112A*Weapon first tested in '52Chris A. McGlothlin
Tue Oct 3, 20061ABlast maker, informallyEd Stein
Wed Apr 25, 200137AIt was tested on Bikini, 1954Mel Taub and crossword class
Wed Nov 15, 20004AWeapon since 1952Chuck Deodene
Mon Feb 7, 20001AThermonuclear blast makerGregory E. Paul
Sat Aug 14, 199945DThe first one went off in 1952Joe DiPietro
Mon Feb 21, 199423ASALT concernHarvey Estes
Thu Jan 27, 199424DFrightful forceBetty Jorgensen

8 results for HBOMB from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Apr 5, 198216DExploder at Eniwetok: 1952Charles EnglerMaleska
Mon Dec 28, 198160APowerful weaponI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sun Sep 8, 197415AEniwetok firstFrances HansenWeng
Mon Jan 4, 19605AType of missile.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 26, 195727DFearsome weapon.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Aug 17, 195624AIts power is measured in megatons.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tue Apr 24, 195124DA. E. C. project.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 10, 195073DThe big question mark.Jack LuzzattoFarrar