cruciverbalist

noun
cru·​ci·​ver·​bal·​ist | \ˌkrüsəˈvərbələ̇st\

Definition of cruciverbalist 

: a person skillful in creating or solving crossword puzzles

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History and Etymology for cruciverbalist

Latin cruci-, crux cross + verbum word + English -alist (as in verbalist)

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