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Personality, Game, and Term Puzzle (Posted on 2022-09-11) Difficulty: 3 of 5
The name of a very famous personality in history has precisely 5 letters in the first name, and exactly 4 letters in the last.

An anagram of the letters in this person's last name spells out the name of a game and the letters in the first name can be rearranged to spell out a term used in this game.

Determine the full name of this personality. What is the name of the game and the term used in it?

**** Adapted from a problem appearing in NPR's Sunday Puzzle in 2005.

See The Solution Submitted by K Sengupta    
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Solution re(2): possible solution? | Comment 5 of 6 |
(In reply to re: possible solution? by Kenny M)

Carom:  A shot in billiards in which the cue ball contacts one object ball and then the other.  And an anagram of Marco

Pool: a game, and an anagram of Polo

And billiards is a subset of "Pool".

Marco Polo

  Posted by Larry on 2022-09-12 01:14:38
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