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 (lô′gə-grĭf′, lŏg′ə-)
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]
ˌlogoˈgriphic adj
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(ˈlɔ gə grɪf, ˈlɒg ə-)

an anagram or other word puzzle.
[1590–1600; logo- + Greek grîphos a fishing basket, riddle]
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