# BBC's Regular Expression Puzzle

Rather than use traditional hints, each square must be a match of the regular expression associated with the row or column.

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• If you enjoyed this puzzle, there are a crap-ton more like it here. – Ross Presser Jul 7 '17 at 4:33

I have so far solved about half of the "crossword" and it is clear that the answer is going to be

[EDITED after finishing it to add:]

And it does turn out that the regex clues alone are enough to nail it down, though I briefly thought they wouldn't.

Not that there's any extra information in it, but:

[EDITED some time afterwards because I noticed I'd omitted a word when I posted this originally. That was a typo rather than an actual error in what I thought the answer was. Now fixed, anyway.]

• I have no idea what the the hell those characters are - can you explain or provide a link? – Beastly Gerbil Jul 6 '17 at 20:59
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