Crossword Puzzle Number 323 (Extra Small Grid)

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1. In a murderous frenzy as if possessed by a demon.
5. A Russian river.
7. An inn in some Eastern countries with a large courtyard that provides accommodation for caravans.
11. A broad highway designed for high-speed traffic.
12. An informal term for a father.
13. A Hindu prince or king in India.
14. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
15. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
16. A public promotion of some product or service.
17. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
18. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
20. A city in northern India.
23. A magnetic tape recorder for recording (and playing back) TV programs.
24. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
29. A Bantu language spoken by the Kamba people in Kenya.
32. An honorary degree in science.
34. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
35. Shrubby plant with aromatic grayish-green leaves used as a cooking herb.
39. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
43. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
44. Largest known toad species.
47. An associate degree in applied science.
48. The cry made by sheep.
49. The rounded seed-bearing capsule of a cotton or flax plant.
50. Government agency created in 1974 to license and regulate nuclear power plants.
51. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
52. Large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin.
53. A doctor's degree in preventive medicine.


1. A domed or vaulted recess or projection on a building especially the east end of a church.
2. Any of various minerals consisting of hydrous silicates of aluminum or potassium etc. that crystallize in forms that allow perfect cleavage into very thin leaves.
3. A Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds.
4. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
5. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
6. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
7. A village of huts for native Africans in southern Africa.
8. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
9. Slightly open.
10. A quantity of no importance.
19. Electronic warfare undertaken to insure effective friendly use of the electromagnetic spectrum in spite of the enemy's use of electronic warfare.
21. (Judaism) Sacred chest where the ancient Hebrews kept the two tablets containing the Ten Commandments.
22. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
25. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
26. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
27. A soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element.
28. A state in midwestern United States.
30. A dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived.
31. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
33. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
34. A Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds.
36. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
37. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
38. Highly excited.
39. A public promotion of some product or service.
40. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on land.
41. The lean flesh of a fish that is often farmed.
42. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
45. (Norse mythology) One of the Aesir known for his beauty and skill with bow and skis.
46. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).

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