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32 results for MORTAR

8 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for MORTAR.

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Feb 26, 20171DWeapon usually fired between a 45° and 90° angleJosh Knapp
Tue Jun 24, 201446AWhat covers many blocks?Heather Valadez
Tue Dec 15, 200920AWeapon using high-arcing ammoSteve Dobis
Tue Dec 5, 200628APestle's partnerKenneth J. Berniker
Fri Aug 13, 200439AMilitary shell throwerHarvey Estes
Wed Sep 17, 200345DBig gunRichard Silvestri
Sat Mar 8, 200318AHod fillerPatrick Berry
Sun Apr 23, 200050AShell throwerNancy Nicholson Joline

24 results for MORTAR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Jul 7, 199348ABuilding materialWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Thu Jul 23, 19928DVessel for a pestleEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue May 7, 19856DPestle's partnerAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tue Oct 16, 198426DShort-barreled cannonStanley B. WhittenMaleska
Fri Mar 16, 198428ABowl or cannonJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sat Aug 23, 19801AMason's mixtureWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Jun 25, 198038DVessel for a pestleBernice GordonMaleska
Fri Nov 30, 197939DShort-barreled cannonJordan S. LasherMaleska
Mon Nov 20, 19784DShort cannonHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tue May 25, 197646AShort cannonJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Wed Jun 2, 197139DShort cannonUnknownWeng
Wed Jun 12, 196317ABuilding material.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 19, 1959105ABuilding material.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Dec 15, 195740DVery hard bowl.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Dec 8, 19571AArtillery piece.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Fri May 17, 195750DBowl used with pestle.Peter L. Tea, Jr.Farrar
Sat Nov 20, 195425AHod carrier's burden.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Jun 2, 195410DSand, lime and water.Ellsworth SmithFarrar
Sun Jul 6, 19529DBed for a brick.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Sep 23, 195148DCannon with a short tube.Israel GitterFarrar
Wed May 16, 19515DA kind of cannon.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 23, 1947107AMilitary weapon.Archie KreilingFarrar
Sun Apr 21, 1946115ABuilding material.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sun Jan 28, 194571ACannon.Harriot CookeFarrar