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98 results for NITRO

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

Monday, November 6, 20178DThe "N" of TNTMax Lauring and Benjamin Lauring
Sunday, November 6, 20168DIt blows things up, in briefJoe DiPietro
Sunday, August 16, 201593DFunny-car fuel, informallyDon Gagliardo and Zhouqin Burnikel
Wednesday, June 24, 201516ABig bang material, informallyIan Livengood and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Tuesday, February 3, 201519AT*TJoe Krozel
Thursday, July 4, 201351DOnetime Dodge S.U.V.Barry Franklin and Sara Kaplan
Wednesday, April 3, 201327DDynamite component, brieflyGary Cee
Thursday, November 10, 201152D"Explosive" roller coaster at Six Flags Great AdventureTim Croce
Sunday, October 9, 201156DDrag-racing fuelBrendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, May 16, 201119AExplosive liquid, for shortIan Livengood
Sunday, March 20, 201147DDodge S.U.V.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, May 31, 20104DExplosive compound, in briefOliver Hill
Thursday, May 20, 201036AExplosive stuffJim Hilger
Tuesday, October 27, 200964AExplosive (2)Chuck Deodene
Thursday, May 24, 20077DThe N in blastingPatrick Merrell
Sunday, May 7, 20067DAngina treatment, for shortTrip Payne
Wednesday, November 16, 200551DFunny-car fuel (4)Philip Thomson
Sunday, September 18, 200539DExplosion maker (2)Joe DiPietro
Sunday, November 14, 200496DHot rod propellant (2)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, October 13, 200414AFunny cars might burn itPatrick Merrell
Sunday, November 10, 200229APart of TNT (2)Cathy Millhauser
Monday, September 16, 200260ABig bang makerRoy Leban
Tuesday, May 28, 200246DExplosion maker (2)Ed Early
Monday, January 28, 200262AFunny-car fuel (4)Sarah Keller
Friday, December 14, 200133DHot rod propellant (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, October 19, 200127ADynamite constituentJoe DiPietro
Thursday, April 20, 200018ARocket fuel ingredient, for short (2)Nelson Hardy
Tuesday, January 25, 200051APart of TNT (2)William S. Cotter
Thursday, January 6, 20001DFunny-car fuel (4)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wednesday, December 15, 199927DPrefix with glycerineEthan Cooper
Sunday, October 3, 199986DDynamite component, for shortFred Piscop
Thursday, August 5, 199952AFunny-car fuel (4)A. J. Santora
Sunday, December 6, 19982DRocket fuel ingredient, for short (2)Marjorie Richter
Monday, October 13, 199741DExplosive, informallyGregory E. Paul
Wednesday, April 16, 199716AIt makes quite a bangBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, July 2, 199622ANO2 (chemical)S. Cohen
Monday, December 25, 199554DExplosive (2)Sidney L. Robbins
Wednesday, August 23, 199532DDemolitionist's supplyJonathan Schmatzbach
Sunday, March 12, 199528AExplosive liquidCharles M. Deber

1 result for NITRO from Variety puzzles.

August 7, 2011diagramless62DTNT componentMike Nothnagel

58 results for NITRO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, October 3, 199370DPart of TNTWarren W. ReichTaub
Thursday, July 15, 199354DTNT partC. McInerneyMaleska
Sunday, March 14, 199360DExplosive, for shortErnie FurtadoMaleska
Thursday, November 28, 199117APart of TNTJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, May 5, 199155DKin of TNTA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, June 24, 199056DPeteman's purchaseJack R. HarnesMaleska
Tuesday, November 29, 19888DPeteman's materialWhittenMaleska
Monday, August 8, 198844DExplosive, for shortElaine GeorgeMaleska
Saturday, March 19, 198818DAn explosiveNancy JolineMaleska
Sunday, November 23, 1986101APeteman's materialNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Saturday, November 30, 198530ATNT ingredientEli WesoffMaleska
Friday, November 29, 198557AAn explosive, for shortHarold B. CountsMaleska
Tuesday, August 6, 198518AExplosive liq.Shirley SolowayMaleska
Tuesday, February 12, 198555DExplosive, for shortGayle DeanMaleska
Wednesday, June 20, 198416APeteman's materialFrank GearyMaleska
Tuesday, April 17, 198463APart of TNTJames R. BurnsMaleska
Saturday, February 11, 198417A___ powder (explosive)Jim PageMaleska
Saturday, May 28, 198343DAn explosive, for shortErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, January 26, 198361APart of TNTJoy L. WoukMaleska
Friday, November 27, 198121DPart of TNTBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Sunday, October 4, 1981124DPart of TNTJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, July 26, 198145DTNT ingredientMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Saturday, April 4, 198142DPart of TNTGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Tuesday, December 23, 198041APeteman's purchaseI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Tuesday, October 21, 198049APeteman's purchaseHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Friday, November 9, 197958DExplosive, for shortA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, December 28, 197866APart of TNTKathryn RighterMaleska
Friday, February 24, 197852AExplosive, for shortStephanie SpadacciniMaleska
Saturday, February 11, 197829DPart of TNTWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, November 14, 197730APart of TNTRickertMaleska
Monday, August 8, 19773DKind of glycerineBernsteinMaleska
Saturday, August 16, 197560APrefix for glycerinManny MillerWeng
Thursday, June 12, 197523APart of TNTAnthony B. CanningWeng
Sunday, February 23, 1975121APart of 74 AcrossBert BeamanWeng
Monday, March 11, 197415APart of TNTSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Friday, October 19, 197349DExplosiveUnknownWeng
Thursday, May 31, 197350DExplosive, for shortUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 14, 1973104AExplosive, for shortWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Friday, January 7, 197219DExplosive, for shortUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 29, 197085DExplosive, for shortArnold MossWeng
Monday, July 8, 196818AExplosive: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 16, 19684DExplosive.Hume CraftFarrar
Sunday, March 3, 1968123DExplosive.Will WengFarrar
Friday, February 10, 196748AChemical prefix.Manny MillerFarrar
Friday, March 19, 196560AExplosive, for short.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 18, 196560AExplosive, for short.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 5, 196349APart of TNT.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 14, 196249APart of TNT.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 9, 196238AExplosive, for short.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Sunday, November 25, 196246DExplosive, for short.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, March 8, 196244AChemical term.Annamarie LobbFarrar
Wednesday, March 2, 196064APrefix in chemistry.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 8, 195849DCombining form in chemistry.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, July 17, 195582AHigh explosive, for short.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, October 22, 195018AExplosive powder.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, October 7, 195027DThe N in TNT.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 8, 194878AExplosive powder.R. ShoemakerFarrar
Sunday, March 16, 194773AGuncotton: Colloq.P. J. LamannaFarrar