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32 Results for NUKE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, July 23, 201735AZap (6)Caleb Madison
Monday, July 6, 201530DZap (6)Lynn Lempel
Monday, March 3, 201412DZap in the microwave (2)Andrea Carla Michaels and Michael Blake
Friday, November 8, 201330ADestroy, informallyAlan Arbesfeld
Friday, February 8, 201325DZap (6)Barry C. Silk
Monday, October 8, 201252DZap (6)Dave Sarpola
Tuesday, May 25, 201051AZap in the microwave (2)Sarah Keller
Wednesday, October 7, 200962DCertain W.M.D. (2)Tim Wescott
Sunday, November 30, 200878DMicrowave (6)Richard Silvestri
Tuesday, March 29, 200537DMicrowave, slangily (2)Victor Fleming and Nelson Hardy
Sunday, August 29, 200422AHeat in a hurryManny Nosowsky
Sunday, August 15, 2004132DCertain W.M.D. (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, January 11, 200450AZap (6)Alan Arbesfeld
Thursday, December 4, 200359AMicrowave (6)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, October 29, 200362AZap (6)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, March 2, 200313DHeat up in a hurryBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, September 10, 200260AMicrowave (6)Wei-Hwa Huang
Monday, December 3, 200165ACook in the microwaveNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Thursday, February 22, 200162AMicrowave (6)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, July 24, 200056DDeadly missileGregory E. Paul
Wednesday, March 15, 200024DMicrowave (6)Jim Page
Wednesday, January 28, 199866AMicrowave (6)Mark Gottlieb
Monday, May 19, 199765AMicrowave, slangily (2)Fred Piscop
Thursday, June 6, 199651DBlow to kingdom comeA. J. Santora
Sunday, October 30, 199479AWipe outR.M. Hopkins
Thursday, September 29, 199457DMicrowave, in slangRandolph Ross

6 results for NUKE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, July 30, 198643AReactor, for shortPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, August 12, 198495DSANE concernBert RosenfieldMaleska
Monday, November 29, 198240ASANE targetLois SidwayMaleska
Wednesday, May 5, 198244AIndian Point fixture, to somePeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, July 15, 19812DPower plant: SlangA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, September 30, 197652DKind of sub or bomb, for shortBeverly J. SewardWeng

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