Definitions for crossword puzzleˈkrɔsˌwɜrd, ˈkrɒs-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

cross′word puz`zleˈkrɔsˌwɜrd, ˈkrɒs-(n.)

  1. a puzzle in which words corresponding to numbered clues or definitions are fitted into a pattern of horizontal and vertical squares, one letter per square, so that most letters form parts of two words.

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Origin of crossword puzzle:

1910–15

Princeton's WordNet

  1. crossword puzzle, crossword(noun)

    a puzzle in which words corresponding to numbered clues are to be found and written in to squares in the puzzle

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  1. crossword puzzle(Noun)

    A crossword.

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  1. Crossword Puzzle

    Crossword Puzzle was a 1973 album by The Partridge Family. It was the group's second to last album, and was not one of their most popular albums. It was released in 1973 and did not produce a U.S. single. This album was released on CD in 2003 on Arista's BMG Heritage label. The album has an actual crossword puzzle on the front of it, with Shirley Jones at the left and David Cassidy at the right.

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