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CROSSWORDS

USA TODAY crossword

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Los Angeles Times crossword

Today’s crossword (McMeel)

Daily Commuter crossword

SUDOKU

JUMBLE

Jumbles: HITCH    NINTH    BALLET    PUBLIC

Answer: Being a ram and smashing horns so often was becoming a – PAIN IN THE BUTT

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CRYPTOGRAPHY PUZZLES 

Celebrity Cipher

“There is nothing more soul-satisfying than the first succulent bite into the juicy frankfurter.” – Vincent Price

(Distributed by Andrews McMeel)

Cryptoquote

A LESSON TAUGHT WITH HUMOR IS A LESSON RETAINED. – DR. RUTH WESTHEIMER

(Distributed by King Features)

Cryptoquip

ADVENTURE BOOK WRITTEN ABOUT ACTRESS LAUREN’S FIVE-WEEK NATURE HIKE: “BACALL OF THE WILD.”

(Distributed by King Features)

OTHER PUZZLES

Boggle

MAJOR    COLONEL    GENERAL    SERGEANT

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Lexigo

RETRO, OASIS, SUTURE, EXPERT, TURKEY

(Distributed by Andrews McMeel)

KenKen

Scrabblegrams

7 Little Words

  1.  DENOMINATOR
  2.  MOLLIFYING
  3.  BILLIE
  4.  FRUGAL
  5.  AFRICA
  6.  PSEUDONYM
  7.  ALLEVIATE

(Distributed by Andrews McMeel)

Find the Words

The great outdoors

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Kubok