One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A type of number puzzle in which players insert numbers into a grid like that of a crossword, with numbered clues and some blank squares.
- ‘Similar to crosswords, Kakuro has clues both across and down.’
- ‘Kakuro is the latest craze to come from the land of the rising sun.’
Early 21st century: blend of Japanese kasan ‘addition’ and kurosu, representing a Japanese pronunciation of cross.
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