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Name a nine-letter word for mind-exercising trivia. “Crossword” fits the bill. That was easy, but it would be difficult to exhaust the 32,400 free crossword puzzles and fun tools this site offers. Word-game enthusiasts can choose from a number of different grid sizes and even create puzzles of their own.


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