Crossword Puzzle Number 1889 (Extra Small Grid)

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1. A Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds.
4. A French abbot.
8. Inquire about.
11. Aromatic bulb used as seasoning.
12. A very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk.
13. An adult male person (as opposed to a woman).
14. A midnight meeting of witches to practice witchcraft and sorcery.
16. An amino acid that is found in the central nervous system.
17. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
18. Liquid containing proteins and electrolytes including the liquid in blood plasma and interstitial fluid.
21. A spring-flowering shrub or small tree of the genus Crataegus.
23. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
24. A very light colorless element that is one of the six inert gasses.
25. A linguistic element added to a word to produce an inflected or derived form v 1.
28. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
29. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
32. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
33. Elk or moose.
41. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
43. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
44. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
46. Any federal law-enforcement officer.
47. A member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times.
48. A small cake leavened with yeast.
49. A federal agency established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products.


1. A fertile tract in a desert (where the water table approaches the surface).
2. Deciduous South African tree having large odd-pinnate leaves and profuse fragrant orange-yellow flowers.
3. American dramatist (1928- ).
4. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
5. Moderate or restrain.
6. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
7. The branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication.
8. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
9. A region of Malaysia in northeastern Borneo.
10. Widely distributed low-growing Eurasian herb having narrow leaves and inconspicuous green flowers.
15. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
19. Tropical American trees with palmately compound leaves and showy bell-shaped flowers.
20. Duplicator that transmits the copy by wire or radio.
26. An interest followed with exaggerated zeal.
27. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
30. A small ball with a hole through the middle.
31. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
34. (trademark) A type of inflatable air mattress.
35. A steep rugged rock or cliff.
36. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
37. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
38. A spar rising aft from a mast to support the head of a quadrilateral fore-and-aft sail.
39. In bed.
40. A quantity of no importance.
42. Light informal conversation for social occasions.
45. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.

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