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35 results for SYL

17 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Aug 21, 201852DWord part: Abbr. (9)John Lieb and Andrea Yañes
Fri Jan 3, 201455DDict. demarcationBarry C. Silk and Brad Wilber
Wed Oct 16, 201311AWord part: Abbr. (9)Samuel A. Donaldson
Fri Nov 16, 20129DOne of four in mythology?: Abbr. (2)Victor Fleming
Mon Jun 4, 201246DWord part: Abbr. (9)John R. O'Brien
Sat May 14, 201141APart of speech?: Abbr.Mike Nothnagel
Sat Jul 3, 201012DOne of four in Mississippi: Abbr.Joe Krozel
Tue Oct 27, 200923APart of a word: Abbr.Chuck Deodene
Wed Jul 30, 200829AWord part: Abbr. (9)Elizabeth A. Long
Sat Mar 17, 200735AOne of four in mythology: Abbr. (2)John Farmer
Thu Jun 16, 200565AWord div.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Dec 8, 200256AWord part: Abbr. (9)Peter Gordon
Sat Jul 15, 20006DLang. unitDavid J. Kahn
Sat Feb 13, 199925AWord part: Abbr. (9)David J. Kahn
Wed Jul 2, 199766AWord part: Abbr. (9)Richard Hughes
Thu Jun 12, 199712DWord part: Abbr. (9)Gilbert H. Ludwig
Fri Nov 4, 199430AWord part: Abbr. (9)Matt Jones

2 results for SYL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jan 7, 2001diagramless17DWord part: Abbr.Peter Gordon
Jul 23, 2000diagramless47AWord fragment: Abbr.Fred Piscop

16 results for SYL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Sep 28, 199349DPart of a wd.Betty JorgensenTaub
Fri Dec 4, 199239DPt. of a wordBert RosenfieldMaleska
Mon Dec 4, 198934DScansion unit: Abbr.Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu May 25, 198944AWord part: Abbr.Bernice GordonMaleska
Sun Jan 31, 198812DScansion unit: Abbr.Robert W. SturgesMaleska
Sun Dec 16, 197997ALing. unitMichael PriestleyMaleska
Fri Oct 7, 197747DScansion unit: Abbr.William LutwiniakMaleska
Sat Feb 19, 197720AWord part: Abbr.Anthony B. CanningWeng
Sat Nov 13, 19769DWord part: Abbr.Anthony B. CanningWeng
Sun Aug 22, 197629AWord part: Abbr.DeWitt AndersonWeng
Tue Dec 31, 197469AWord part: Abbr.Jim PageWeng
Sun Oct 6, 197410DWord part: Abbr.Bert KruseWeng
Fri Sep 27, 197422APart of a word: Abbr.Maura B. JacobsonWeng
Mon Jun 11, 19739DWord part: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Wed Apr 8, 197020AWord part: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Fri Feb 11, 195527AShort for a girl's name.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar