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Word puzzle

Read the clues and write the words downwards in the puzzle. What is the hidden word which goes across the middle of the puzzle to make number 9? This word describes a legal agreement between companies or individuals usually recorded in written form.

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1. A member of the legal profession; s/he helps you to purchase a house or make a will.
2. A long document providing information, often the result of some research.
3. To end (for example, a long-running business arrangement).
4. A court action brought by one person against another, for example, to claim damages for injury or loss.
5. The carrying out of one's professional duty improperly or dishonestly and often thereby causing damage, injury or loss.
6. Another word for bill or act.
7. The type of law relating to activities which are not criminal in nature.
8. To give up.

   


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