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noun cross·word \ˈkrȯs-ˌwərd\

Definition of crossword

  1. :  a puzzle in which words are filled into a pattern of numbered squares in answer to correspondingly numbered clues and in such a way that the words read across and down



1914

First Known Use of crossword

1914



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