crossword puzzle

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crossword puzzle (plural crossword puzzles)

  1. (games) A crossword.
    • 2019 December 12, Chris Baraniuk, “Crows could be the smartest animal other than primates”, in BBC Future[1]:
      Humans are not so different, she argues: “We have these incredibly huge brains but we use them to do crossword puzzles – that’s not something that is evolutionarily selected for.”