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53 Results for OBLATE

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

Saturday, December 30, 201753ALike EarthDamon Gulczynski
Sunday, September 4, 201629AFlattened at the poles (7)Tom McCoy
Saturday, January 16, 20163DShaped like SaturnSean Dobbin
Saturday, July 25, 201534AShaped like SkittlesKevin G. Der
Sunday, February 3, 201347DDepressed at the polesDan Schoenholz
Friday, December 31, 201020DLike M&M'sCaleb Madison
Wednesday, November 12, 200843AFlattened at the poles (7)Peter A. Collins
Sunday, September 2, 200720ASqueezed at the ends, as leavesLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, August 29, 20069DNot quite spherical (2)David Pringle
Friday, May 26, 200612DFlattened at the poles (7)Mike Torch
Tuesday, January 10, 200610DFlattened at the poles (7)David J. Kahn
Saturday, December 6, 200317ALayperson in a monasteryCraig Kasper
Wednesday, March 17, 199949AFlattened at the poles (7)Myles Callum
Sunday, May 3, 199813AFlattened at the poles (7)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, July 12, 199751AFlattened at the poles (7)Richard Silvestri
Monday, November 29, 199327DNot quite spherical (2)Sidney L. Robbins

1 result for OBLATE from Variety puzzles.

June 6, 2010acrosticDRound with flattened ends, like a pumpkinEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

36 results for OBLATE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, December 30, 199044DFlattened at the polesNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Monday, October 2, 198952AFlattened at the polesJames R. BurnsMaleska
Sunday, August 21, 198862ALayman in a monasteryT. W. UnderhillMaleska
Friday, November 13, 198728DEarth-shapedBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, March 22, 198739DEarth-shapedErnst TheimerMaleska
Saturday, August 9, 198617AFlattened at the polesNancy JolineMaleska
Sunday, February 9, 198685DOne dedicated to the religious lifeAlfio MicciMaleska
Saturday, August 31, 19858DFlattened at the polesMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Thursday, February 21, 198516ALike the Earth's shapeRhonda KrausMaleska
Sunday, November 25, 198429ADepressed, in a wayBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thursday, June 7, 19847DSecular personEdward BobbMaleska
Tuesday, April 24, 198410DFlattened at the polesA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, October 21, 198224AFlattened at the polesKathryn RighterMaleska
Tuesday, January 26, 198221ALayman in a monasteryC. J. AngioMaleska
Saturday, May 23, 198112DFlattened at the polesJoe ClonickMaleska
Wednesday, April 9, 198046DLike a flattened ballBette Sue CohenMaleska
Thursday, March 6, 198049DChild dedicated to religious lifeC. J. AngioMaleska
Friday, December 17, 197643AShaped like a footballDatterlieWeng
Tuesday, February 8, 197241ALeaf shapeUnknownWeng
Friday, May 7, 197147A___ spheroid (football, to sports writers)UnknownWeng
Saturday, June 24, 196742DMonastery dweller.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sunday, September 12, 196589DDevoted to a religious life.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, June 13, 196522DDweller in a monastery.Christine ValenceFarrar
Thursday, June 4, 196455AOne devoted to monastic life.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 22, 196436DFlattened at the poles.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 20, 196458AFlattened at the poles.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 18, 19602DFlattened at the poles.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, May 23, 195923DFlattened at the poles, as Earth.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, August 9, 195721AFlattened at the poles.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, October 12, 195615AFlattened at the poles, as a spheroid.Stephen BarrFarrar
Thursday, August 6, 195321APerson dedicated to religious life.Marion MoeserFarrar
Sunday, March 22, 195389AMonastic.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, April 17, 195131ASecular member of a monastery.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 30, 195026DFlattened at the poles, as the earth is.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 22, 1948116DFlattened at the poles.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, August 13, 1944167AFlattened at the poles.Willard N. JordanFarrar

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