cross|word puzzle

cross|word puzzle
cross|word puzzle «KRS WURD, KROS-»,
a puzzle with sets of numbered squares to be filled in with words, one letter to each square, so that the words may be read both across and down. Synonyms, definitions of the words, or other clues are given with numbers corresponding to numbers in the squares.

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