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brain-teaser

A puzzle or riddle that is challenging to solve. Boy, that's a real brain-teaser—anyone got any ideas for what it could mean?

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Test your little grey cells over the summer with these brain-teasers...
Fast-paced family gameshow in which competitors are challenged to make informed guesses at the answers to a series of brain-teasers. Nick Knowles (above) presents the last in the series.
Though crossword puzzles are the primary feature, a medley of other brain-teasers round out Mad Tausig vs The Interplanetary Puzzling Peace Patrol.
PUZZLES and brain-teasers are the name of the game at a Warwickshire Museum event on Thursday.
Go to the show's website at www.bbc.co.uk/ drama/spooks and play a series of brain-teasers, starting this week by defusing a timebomb.
Preview will be packed with full-colour celebrity features, competitions, brain-teasers and Howard Drury's famous gardening column - as well as the only complete TV, satellite and cable listings.
Although these brain-teasers are never as obtuse as those in fellow platformer Braid.
BRAIN-teasers will be posed by a Nuneaton firefighter in a bid to help finance his charity trek to Africa's rooftop.
It'll generate a different puzzle each time, meaning you'll never run out of brain-teasers. Given the success of the Sudoku puzzles, it should be a big success
BRAIN-TEASERS about Nuneaton and Bedworth's past and present will test the knowledge of teams entering a quiz.