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The Visual Thesaurus Crossword Puzzle: August Edition

We're heading back to school in the August edition of the Visual Thesaurus crossword puzzle. Figure out the hidden word chain and you could win a Visual Thesaurus T-shirt!

As in previous months, this crossword relies on how the Visual Thesaurus links from one word to another to form a chain of synonyms. Use the Visual Thesaurus word maps to figure out how one step links to the next. You'll find that the first and last steps in the chain, when taken together, form something that eager students might seek.

Think you can figure it out? Once you've solved the puzzle, submit the twelve links in the chain by clicking here and you'll be entered to win a Visual Thesaurus T-shirt! In the body of the message, please include the twelve links, your mailing address, and your preferred T-shirt size. Ten winners will be selected at random. Deadline is September 18, 2009. Have fun and good luck!

If you'd like to print out the grid, please click here. Want to check out the solution for last month's puzzle? Click here for a PDF file or here for a JPG file.

by Brendan Emmett Quigley

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