Crossword Puzzle Number 397 (Small Grid)

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1. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
5. (Akkadian) Father of the gods and consort of Tiamat.
9. Starch resembling sago that is obtained from cuckoopint root.
13. A unit of area (4840 square yards) used in English-speaking countries.
14. Someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field.
15. (football) Of advancing the ball by throwing it.
16. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
17. One of the jointed appendages of an animal used for locomotion or grasping.
18. Small deer of Japan with slightly forked antlers.
19. Wild sheep of semidesert regions in central Asia.
20. (Greek mythology) The Titan who was father of Atlas and Epimetheus and Prometheus in ancient mythology.
22. A state in midwestern United States.
24. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
28. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
31. (Old Testament) The first of the major Hebrew prophets (8th century BC).
36. The seventh month of the Moslem calendar.
37. A bachelor's degree in religion.
38. Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion.
39. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
40. A soft gray ductile metallic element used in alloys.
41. A rounded thickly curled hairdo.
48. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
51. Usually elongate cluster of flowers along the main stem in which the flowers at the base open first.
52. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
53. In a gay manner.
56. Fleshy and usually brightly colored cover of some seeds that develops from the ovule stalk and partially or entirely envelopes the seed.
57. The seat within a bishop's diocese where his cathedral is located adv.
58. Of or relating to or characteristic of Hades or Tartarus.
60. (folklore) Fairies that are somewhat mischievous.
61. The capital and largest city of Japan.
62. Type genus of the Alaudidae.
63. Vietnamese New Year.


1. A Nilotic language.
2. The capital and largest city of Ghana with a deep-water port.
3. A steep rugged rock or cliff.
4. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
5. A pointed tool for marking surfaces or for punching small holes.
6. The 21st letter of the Greek alphabet.
7. Relating to or resembling an ape.
8. A member of a Turkic people of Uzbekistan and neighboring areas.
9. A domed or vaulted recess or projection on a building especially the east end of a church.
10. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
11. Capital of modern Macedonia.
12. Small shrubby African tree having compound leaves and racemes of small fragrant green flowers.
21. An informal term for a father.
23. An alloy of copper and zinc (and sometimes arsenic) used to imitate gold in cheap jewelry and for gilding.
25. A pilgrimage to Mecca.
26. A small cake leavened with yeast.
27. An Italian liqueur made with elderberries and flavored with licorice.
29. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
30. A wealthy man (who made his fortune in the Orient).
32. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
33. That is to say.
34. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
35. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
42. Having lost freshness or brilliance of color.
43. An exhibition of cowboy skills.
44. A deity or nymph of the woods.
45. A cap with no brim or bill.
46. The boy whose upbringing was described by Jean-Jacques Rousseau.
47. A style of glazed earthenware.
49. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
50. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
54. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
55. The basic unit of money in Romania.
59. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.

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