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20 results for OCTANT

4 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for OCTANT.

DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Jan 6, 20171DOne eighthJacob Stulberg
Sat Jan 10, 20093DPiece of pie, oftenBob Klahn
Sun Sep 14, 20034DNavigational instrumentCathy Millhauser
Sat Apr 9, 199431D45-degree sectorRandolph Ross

2 results for OCTANT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Nov 2, 2014acrosticFAngle-determining instrument used in celestial navigationEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Nov 21, 1999acrosticDNavigator's instrument for measuring anglesEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

14 results for OCTANT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Sep 22, 199336DNavigator's instrumentJoel D. LafargueTaub
Sun May 30, 1993126AEighth part of a circleA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sat Sep 5, 199244ARelative of a sextantJesse RoarkeMaleska
Thu Feb 18, 198836DNavigation instrumentTom W. UnderhillMaleska
Wed Apr 20, 19835DAn eighth of a circleAnsteyMaleska
Sun Feb 11, 197918DAstronaut's instrumentA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Feb 20, 197439DNavigator's deviceWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Fri Aug 1, 196934DPart of a circle.UnknownWeng
Sun Feb 23, 1969125ANavigator's aidFrances HansenWeng
Mon Sep 9, 196349AEighth of a circle.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 18, 195845DAn eighth of a circle.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jan 27, 195213DEighth part of a circle.Alice CookFarrar
Wed Nov 14, 195158AAn angle of 45 degrees.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 7, 194598A45 degree angle.P. J. LamannaFarrar