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    someone who studies and writes mathematical, word or logic puzzles

    The Times’s crossword editor, Will Shortz, has been puzzling readers since 1993. The world’s only academic enigmatologist, Mr. Shortz designed his own major at Indiana University ...

    Submitted by Kerry from United Kingdom on 16/03/2016
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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