Word: MANTLE

The word MANTLE has appeared in at least 70 clues on different crosswords.

MANTLE definition(s):

• (anatomy) The cerebral cortex.

• A fireplace shelf; Alternative spelling of mantel.

• The body wall of a mollusc, from which the shell is secreted.

• (zoology) a protective layer of epidermis in mollusks or brachiopods that secretes a substance forming the shell

• A gauzy fabric impregnated with metal nitrates, used in some kinds of gas and oil lamps and lanterns, which forms a rigid but fragile mesh of metal oxides when heated during initial use and then produces white light from the heat of the flame below it. ( So called because it is hung above the lamp's flame like a mantel.)

• incandescent gauze in a gas lamp

• cover like a mantle; "The ivy mantles the building"

• A mantling.

• A penstock for a water wheel.

• geology: layer of the Earth

• (geology) The layer between the Earth's core and crust.

• The zone of hot gases around a flame; the gauzy incandescent covering of a gas lamp.

• The back of a bird together with the folded wings.

• figurative: anything that covers or conceals something else

• A zone in the Earth's interior between the crust and the core that is 2,900 kilometers (1,740 miles) thick.

• the cloak as a symbol of authority; "place the mantle of authority on younger shoulders"

• the layer of the earth between the crust and the core

• shelf that projects from wall above fireplace

• The layer between the Earth's core and crust.

• hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)

• (figuratively) Anything that covers or conceals something else.

• A figurative garment representing authority or status, capable of affording protection.

• Anything that covers or conceals something else; a cloak.

• The cerebral cortex.

• A piece of clothing somewhat like an open robe or cloak, especially that worn by Orthodox bishops.

• A piece of clothing somewhat like an open robe or cloak, especially that worn by Orthodox bishops. ( Compare mantum.)

• anything that covers; "there was a blanket of snow"

• A fireplace shelf; Alternative spelling of mantel

• (intransitive) To become covered or concealed.

• To become covered or concealed.

• The outer wall and casing of a blast furnace, above the hearth.

• anatomy: cerebral cortex

• (zoology) The body wall of a mollusc, from which the shell is secreted.

• To cover or conceal (something); to cloak; to disguise.

• (of face, cheeks) To flush.

• The zone of hot gases around a flame.

• zoology: body wall of a mollusc

• spread over a surface, like a mantle

• clothing like an open robe or cloak

• a sleeveless garment like a cloak but shorter

• (transitive) To cover or conceal (something).

Clue(s)
"""The Mick"" of baseball"
'50s-'60s Yankee slugger
1956 Triple Crown winner
500 Home Run Club member
A three-time A.L. M.V.P.
A.L. batting champ: 1956
A.L. triple-crown winner: 1956
Baseball Hall of Famer Mickey
Baseball legend
Baseball legend Mickey
"Bird's back, wings, etc."
Cape or Mickey
Cloak
Cloak; conceal
Conceal
Conceal or blush
Earth's middle layer
Famed Yankee slugger
Famous Yankee
Former slugger
"Hall of Fame subject of ""The Last Boy"""
Hall of Famer Mickey
Hall of Famer with a .420 on-base percentage
He wore a 7 on his pinstripes
"His ""7"" was retired"
It comprises most of the Earth's volume
It's a wrap
It's below the crust
It's beneath the crust
Late great Yank
Layer between core and crust
Layer of Earth
Layer of the earth
Layer of the earth between the crust and the core
Legendary Yankee
Legendary Yankees slugger
Maris' teammate
Mickey
Mickey of Cooperstown
Mickey of the Yankees
Mickey of the diamond
Mickey the Yankee great
Mickey.
"One of the ""M"" boys of baseball"
Positively assemble?
Record holder for World Series homers
Record holder for most World Series homers
Sleeveless cape
Sleeveless cloak
Sleeveless coat
Sleeveless garment
Slugger Mickey
Slugging Yankee
Subcrustal layer
Successor to DiMaggio
Switch-hitting legend
Symbol of authority
The Mick
The Yankees' #7
Three-time A.L. M.V.P.
Three-time winner of American League's MVP award
Yankee great Mickey
Yankee legend Mickey
Yankee no. 7
Yankee star.
Yankee teammate of Maris
Yankee.
1956 Triple Crown winner
Yankee great Mickey
Runner-up to Maris in 1961