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jigsaw

noun
     
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jig‧saw [countable]
1 also jigsaw puzzleDG a picture cut up into many pieces that you try to fit together
2 [usually singular] a very complicated situation, especially one that you are trying to understand:
As he explained, another piece of the jigsaw fell into place.
jigsaw
3TZ a tool for cutting out shapes in thin pieces of wood

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