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86 Results for JAPAN

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

Saturday, August 5, 201710ASee 20-AcrossDavid Phillips
Monday, July 3, 20171ATokyo's landRandall J. Hartman
Friday, July 22, 20161DFollower of a diet systemMartin Ashwood-Smith and George Barany
Tuesday, May 26, 201533ACenter of ShintoismGareth Bain
Wednesday, August 21, 201354AWhere some ex-major-leaguers playJonathan Gersch
Monday, February 18, 201332DTokyo's homeJeffrey Harris
Monday, December 5, 20111DLand of the Rising Sun (2)Kenneth J. Berniker
Monday, May 30, 201125DWhere 7-Down is basedMichael Barnhart
Sunday, May 8, 201114AHome for 22-AcrossDaniel A. Finan
Monday, July 19, 201038DWhere Mount Fuji isDavid Blake
Monday, December 24, 20071DWhere the Pokémon craze originatedMark Sherwood
Wednesday, October 24, 200732DBlack lacquer (2)Patrick Blindauer
Thursday, August 10, 200650DWhere "Kimigayo" is the national anthemTodd McClary
Sunday, June 18, 20066DModern name for old CipangoBen and Mark Tausig
Monday, February 20, 20061AHonda's homeDoug Peterson
Wednesday, October 19, 200526DWhere "besuboru" is playedLevi Denham
Saturday, January 3, 200436DNo performers are found hereJames M. and James C. Jenista
Sunday, August 24, 200374DBlack varnishPatrick Berry
Tuesday, August 6, 200250DSumo landEthan Cooper and Michael Shteyman
Wednesday, December 29, 199951AWhere Akitas originatedRobert O. Dillman
Friday, February 12, 199946DFinish, of a sortJoe DiPietro
Friday, January 1, 199933DAnother name for YamatoJoe DiPietro
Saturday, December 12, 199810ALacquer (2)Rich Norris
Wednesday, June 3, 199862ALand of the Rising Sun (2)Karen Hodge
Thursday, June 19, 199733D40's foePatrick Jordan
Friday, March 21, 19974D"Walk, Don't Run" setting, 1966Shannon Burns
Friday, November 29, 199647DBlack lacquer (2)B. White
Tuesday, August 23, 19942DOne of 38-AcrossPeter Gordon
Saturday, January 15, 199444DLegends are made thereManny Nosowsky
Monday, December 13, 199321DLacquer (2)Thomas W. Schier

1 result for JAPAN from Variety puzzles.

December 5, 2004diagramless33DSony's homeBrendan Emmett Quigley

55 results for JAPAN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Tuesday, November 10, 199215DLand of the Rising SunPeter GordonMaleska
Saturday, January 4, 199219DGodzilla's landLois SidwayMaleska
Wednesday, March 28, 199047AOriental expanseCalista LuminatiMaleska
Wednesday, March 16, 198828DKind of varnishJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sunday, February 28, 198815DGlossy lacquerJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, October 25, 19876ABlack varnishJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sunday, December 28, 198653ALacquerVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Wednesday, June 18, 198653D___ Current (Black Stream)Patterson PeppleMaleska
Thursday, February 20, 198610DHard, brilliant varnishJesse RoarkeMaleska
Saturday, January 18, 198640ALacquerWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, February 21, 198231ALacquerReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Friday, December 11, 198124DLand of sakeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, August 21, 197327AMikado landUnknownWeng
Tuesday, May 23, 197249ABlack varnishUnknownWeng
Friday, January 14, 19729ABlack varnishUnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 1, 197140DAsian landUnknownWeng
Saturday, April 3, 197130ASea of ___UnknownWeng
Thursday, January 8, 197049DEastern land.UnknownWeng
Monday, June 23, 196929DBlack lacquer.UnknownWeng
Friday, April 4, 19699AIsland nation.UnknownWeng
Saturday, March 22, 196952AGlossy varnish.UnknownWeng
Sunday, March 2, 196983AGlossy lacquerBetty LearyWeng
Thursday, September 26, 196829DSea of ___.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 21, 196863AHard lacquer.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tuesday, October 24, 196748DEastern nation.Louis SabinFarrar
Saturday, March 4, 196748DHard lacquer.Manny MillerFarrar
Monday, August 1, 196658DLand of 56 Across.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 11, 196549DBrilliant varnish.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 5, 196550DIsland country.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 4, 196549DIsland empire.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 18, 19641DVarnish.Manny MillerFarrar
Monday, November 26, 19625DIsland country.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 18, 196127DNippon.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 3, 195928DLand of cherry blossoms.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 16, 195911DIsland country.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sunday, September 7, 19581AHard lacquer.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tuesday, March 25, 19589DAmbassador MacArthur's post.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, May 22, 195542AWhere Allison is Ambassador.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Monday, October 11, 19541AAsian archipelago.Martha BrownleeFarrar
Sunday, July 11, 195493AHomeland of 25 Across.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wednesday, February 17, 19545DGen. Hull's HQ.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 7, 195326ALand warmed by the Black Stream.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sunday, January 4, 195391AWhere women got the vote in 1947.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Friday, December 12, 19529AThe industrialized Orient.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 15, 19526DCountry warmed by The Black Stream.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 10, 195132ABack in the family of nations.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 8, 19515ASubject of MacArthur-Dulles airborne conversation.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 23, 19516DMacArthur's base.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 21, 19501ACountry that has no army or navy.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 30, 1950101DBase for Korean campaign.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sunday, March 5, 194484DCipango.Waldo RansonFarrar
Sunday, August 29, 194329AOne of the gangster nations.William SchoppFarrar
Sunday, December 27, 1942119AIsland chain, population 64 million.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar
Sunday, August 9, 1942124DEmpire of 3,000 islands.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, April 12, 19421AWarring country.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar

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