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Meaning of “puzzle” - Learner’s Dictionary

puzzle

noun [C]     /ˈpʌzl/
GAME
A2 a game or activity in which you have to put pieces together or answer questions using skill: to do/solve a puzzle a crossword puzzle a jigsaw puzzleMiscellaneous games and activitiesChildren's games
SITUATION
a situation that is very difficult to understand: Scientists have been trying to solve this puzzle for years.Puzzle and confuseDifficult to understand
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