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A035299 Minimum square grid needed to fit English words for 1...n crossword style. 0
3, 3, 5, 5, 6, 8, 7, 7, 8, 8, 8, 9 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,1

LINKS

Table of n, a(n) for n=1..12.

EXAMPLE

a(4)=5 because we can write

..t...t..

..w...h..

f.o.u.r..

......e..

..o.n.e..

and no smaller square suffices.

a(6) = 8:

...........t.w.o.

...........h.....

.....f.o.u.r.....

...s...n...e.....

.f.i.v.e...e.....

...x............. . - Alois P. Heinz, May 06 2015

CROSSREFS

Sequence in context: A075260 A054847 A067782 * A266251 A021302 A004649

Adjacent sequences:  A035296 A035297 A035298 * A035300 A035301 A035302

KEYWORD

more,nonn,word

AUTHOR

Mike Keith (domnei(AT)aol.com)

STATUS

approved

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