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word search

- A puzzle consisting of letters arranged in a grid which contains a number of hidden words written in various directions.
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"It's great fun for all the family." Visitors can also solve a word puzzle on their way round.
Synopsis: One of the most popular and widespread recreational pastimes, a crossword is a word puzzle that usually takes the form of a square or a rectangular grid of white- and black-shaded squares.
He told me that he was about to become the editor of a new word puzzle magazine, Word Ways.
Then followed Scrabble and a huge pile of word puzzle books.
CROSSWORDS DOING a word puzzle daily could keep our brains 10 years younger, according to a new study by the University of Essex.
And on this Valentine's Day, she said yes when he asked her to marry him through a word puzzle he placed in The Register-Guard.
First is a jigsaw puzzle made from pictures related to the news stories Next is a mystery word puzzle. The words are related to the stories, and a single clue is provided for the learner.
While it might cover a quote teasing to an inside feature, it won't make reading our front page some sort of find what's missing" word puzzle.
As a caller tried to solve a word puzzle, Nazemson quickly turned her head to one side and vomited.
Viewers were charged 75p to call the premium-rate phone line and solve a word puzzle on the weekday quiz show.
(The students could take a certain number of pages, work through them alone, then get together to review or quiz one another.) Each of the ten units ends with a review section including matching, fill in the blanks, writing definitions and even a cross word puzzle. The accompanying CD also has interactive review material.
Among the activities available for kids on the new website are a search for eight hidden "measurement siblings" to learn about prefixes used in the International System of Units; riddles highlighting NIST achievements during its first century; a hidden picture page; a NIST scrambled word puzzle; a crossword puzzle on measurement; a NIST "metric pyramid" that can be downloaded, cur out, and assembled; and a hunt for 25 hidden words in a "Find NIST in Your Home" word search.