Crossword Puzzle Number 449 (Small Grid)

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1. A state-chartered savings bank owned by its depositors and managed by a board of trustees.
4. Capital and largest city of Iraq.
10. A gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number).
13. Any of various primates with short tails or no tail at all.
14. Old French breed of large strong usually black dogs having a long tail and long wavy and slightly stiff coat.
15. (Norse mythology) One of the Aesir known for his beauty and skill with bow and skis.
16. Having leadership guidance.
17. A member of the branch of Islam that accepts the first four caliphs as rightful successors to Mohammed.
19. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
21. Not capable of being swayed or diverted from a course.
23. Not in a state of sleep.
25. A cricket ball bowled as if to break one way that actually breaks in the opposite way.
26. Lie adjacent to another.
29. Medium-sized tree-dwelling monkey of the Amazon basin.
31. Tallest living quadruped.
33. The basic unit of money in Western Samoa.
36. A religious belief of African origin involving witchcraft and sorcery.
37. A former copper coin of Pakistan.
38. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
39. Joyful religious song celebrating the birth of Christ.
44. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
46. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
47. Take control of.
48. The ninth month of the Moslem calendar.
51. Joint capital (with Riyadh) of Saudi Arabia.
55. The French-speaking part of the Canadian Maritime Provinces.
57. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
58. In the area or vicinity.
61. A dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived.
62. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
63. City in northern Austria on the Danube.
64. Of a dull grayish brown to brownish gray color.


1. A master's degree in library science.
2. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work.
3. English monk and scholar (672-735).
4. (computer science) A computer that is running software that allows users to leave messages and access information of general interest.
5. A popular island resort in the Netherlands Antilles.
6. Strong liquor flavored with juniper berries.
7. Fairly small terrestrial ferns of tropical America.
8. Lacking sufficient water or rainfall.
9. A doctor's degree in religion.
10. The land mass formed by the continents of Europe and Asia.
11. Russian pancake of buckwheat flour and yeast.
12. Disposed to avoid notice.
18. (archaic) Utterly cast down.
20. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
22. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
24. A mountain range in China.
27. Top part of an apron.
28. In or relating to or obtained from urine.
30. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
32. The United Nations agency concerned with the international organization of food and agriculture.
34. A broad flat muscle on either side of the back.
35. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
40. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
41. Relating to or near the radius.
42. A large fleet.
43. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
45. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
46. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
49. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
50. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
52. Of or relating to or characteristic of the Republic of Chad or its people or language.
53. An important seaport on the Island of Cebu in the Philippines.
54. Sweet pulpy tropical fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds.
56. Black tropical American cuckoo.
59. In operation or operational.
60. The local time at the 0 meridian passing through Greenwich, England.

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