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95 results for OPTIC

46 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Sep 18, 201717A___ nerve (retina attachment)Tom McCoy
Thu Jun 11, 201511DVision-related (4)Lewis E. Rothlein
Wed May 20, 201556D___ disc (blind spot)Jacob Stulberg
Sun Apr 12, 201573D___ nerve (5)Jeff Chen
Thu Apr 9, 20156DPart of FiOSJacob Stulberg
Mon Dec 1, 20141ASight-related (3)John Guzzetta
Sat Sep 20, 201430ASome nerve! (6)Erik Agard
Sun Mar 9, 201454DLensBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Mar 26, 201335DVision-related (4)Samuel A. Donaldson and Doug Peterson
Sun Feb 12, 201217ASome nerve (6)Kurt Mueller
Sun Dec 18, 201136DKind of discPatrick Merrell
Tue Mar 30, 20108DEye-related (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Jan 21, 201032AMicroscope partElizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Jan 6, 20091AFiber-___ cable (3)John Greenman
Tue Nov 11, 200852D___ nerve (5)Nancy Salomon and Larry Shearer
Sat Sep 27, 200810D___ disk (blind spot)Karen M. Tracey
Mon Jul 28, 200857D___ nerve (5)Roger Baiocchi
Sun Mar 2, 2008100A___ nerve (5)Patrick Blindauer and Tony Orbach
Mon Nov 19, 200746DEye-related (3)Lynn Lempel
Tue Jul 31, 200741DFiber-___ cable (3)Allan E. Parrish
Tue Aug 29, 200647AVision-related (4)David Pringle
Sun Jul 16, 200642DSome nerve (6)Ashish Vengsarkar
Sun Nov 21, 200431DSight-related (3)Kumar Balani
Mon Jun 28, 200438AVision-related (4)Sarah Keller
Wed Jul 2, 200311DMicroscope lensBarbara Olson
Mon Apr 14, 200321DOf the eye (2)Janet R. Bender
Tue Mar 11, 20035AFiber-___ cable (3)Janice M. Putney
Mon Dec 16, 200227ASight-related (3)Jim Hyres
Thu Apr 25, 200232DSome nerve (6)Lois Sidway
Mon May 28, 200122DEye-related (3)Gregory E. Paul
Mon Dec 13, 199929DKind of nerve (6)Dave and Diane Epperson
Sun Jun 6, 1999104DInstrument lensDavid J. Kahn
Mon Mar 1, 199921DSome nerve (6)Ed Early
Wed Feb 24, 199920AKind of nerve (6)Mark Elliot Skolsky
Mon Jul 6, 199838DKind of nerve (6)Sheldon Benardo
Fri Dec 5, 199724AEye doctor's lensCraig Kasper and Dave Tuller
Thu Oct 30, 19975ASome nerve (6)Cathy Millhauser
Thu Apr 10, 199747DInstrument's lensDavid J. Kahn
Wed Mar 26, 199729DKind of nerve (6)Richard Silvestri
Sun Mar 16, 1997100D___ nerve (5)David J. Kahn
Mon Dec 16, 199622DOf the eye (2)S. Spadaccini
Tue Sep 24, 19966AKind of nerve (6)S. Spadaccini
Wed Apr 24, 199655AKind of nerve (6)G. Dean
Mon Sep 19, 199473AOf the eyesWayne Robert Williams
Sat Jun 4, 199451ASecond cranial nerveManny Nosowsky
Wed Nov 24, 199330DThe eyeNancy S. Ross

49 results for OPTIC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Dec 6, 199278ASome nerve you've gotJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Mar 24, 199232DOf visionRobert ZimmermanMaleska
Thu Jul 25, 199140DRelating to visionRobert KatzMaleska
Fri Dec 14, 199039DVision-relatedEileen LexauMaleska
Sun Mar 18, 199085AEye nerveCharles M. DeberMaleska
Mon Dec 18, 198931AOf the eyeAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tue Oct 24, 19895APertaining to sightWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Thu Jul 13, 198942ARelating to visionThomas W. SchierMaleska
Tue Oct 4, 198818AOf the eyeChristy RidleyMaleska
Wed Aug 17, 198814AOf sightGloria EvansMaleska
Mon Jul 4, 19881DKind of nerveWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Sun May 1, 198887DOf the eyeFrances HansenMaleska
Sun Jul 27, 19867DKind of nerve or axisJeanne WilsonMaleska
Tue Feb 11, 198628DKind of nerveChristy RidleyMaleska
Sat Oct 26, 198528DKind of nerveJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Tue Jul 9, 198521DOf the eyeBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sat Apr 13, 198533DKind of nerveRobert KatzMaleska
Tue Sep 11, 198438DOf the eyeAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wed May 2, 19841DVisualWorthingMaleska
Thu Dec 22, 198359AKind of nerveJanis HellerMaleska
Mon Jun 29, 198130DOf the eyeChristy RidleyMaleska
Thu May 28, 198153DVisualJim ModneyMaleska
Wed Aug 20, 198024AOf the eyeI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sun Oct 21, 197994DOf visionDavid J. Pohl and John M. SamsonMaleska
Fri Nov 10, 197815AVisualJordan S. LasherMaleska
Mon Jul 10, 197839DType of nerveSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon Mar 5, 197356DNerve of visionUnknownWeng
Fri Jan 19, 197328DVisualUnknownWeng
Thu Mar 30, 197215AKind of nerve or angleUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 12, 1971107DOf sightGuido N. ScaratoWeng
Sun Jan 18, 197090AJuvenile writer OliverThomas W. SchierWeng
Wed Nov 20, 196835DPertaining to sight.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 2, 196822DKind of nerve.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 18, 196731DVisual.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Thu Nov 25, 19651AHumorous term for eye.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 30, 196531DOf vision.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 30, 196514AOf vision.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 8, 196423AOf vision.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 8, 196488AOf vision.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Sun Mar 1, 196456AOf the eye.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sat Sep 15, 196225AOf sight.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 30, 196045DOf the eye.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 15, 19591ARelating to the eye.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 5, 195711DOf the eyes.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Jan 1, 195645DHoratio Alger's rival.W. S. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Tue May 20, 195220DContemporary of Horatio Alger.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 17, 194818AAuthor of boys' books.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Oct 21, 194532AWilliam Taylor Adams.Charles CrossFarrar
Sun Jun 6, 1943121AOcular.Willard N. JordanFarrar