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A word puzzle, such as an anagram or one in which clues are given in a set of verses.
[logo- + Greek grīphos, fishing basket, riddle.]
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a word puzzle, esp one based on recombination of the letters of a word
[C16: via French from logo- + Greek grīphos puzzle]
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log•o•griph(ˈlɔ gə grɪf, ˈlɒg ə-)
an anagram or other word puzzle.
[1590–1600; logo- + Greek grîphos a fishing basket, riddle]
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