Crossword Puzzle Number 325 (Extra Small Grid)

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1. A drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (Aspirin and Phenacetin and Caffeine).
4. One of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes.
8. A young woman making her debut into society.
11. A pilgrimage to Mecca.
12. A slender double-reed instrument.
13. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
14. A doctor's degree in education.
15. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
17. A public promotion of some product or service.
18. A protocol developed for the internet to get data from one network device to another.
20. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
21. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
22. 10 grams.
23. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
26. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
30. A software system that facilitates the creation and maintenance and use of an electronic database.
32. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.
34. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
35. A state in northwestern North America.
36. Someone who engages in arbitrage (who purchases securities in one market for immediate resale in another in the hope of profiting from the price differential).
38. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
40. The syllable naming the fourth (subdominant) note of the diatonic scale in solmization.
44. Fallow deer.
46. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
48. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
50. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
51. An ugly evil-looking old woman.
53. A flexible container with a single opening.
54. Long coarse hair growing from the crest of the animal's neck.
55. Of southern Europe.
56. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.


1. Having the leading position or higher score in a contest.
2. A genus of Ploceidae.
3. Rare (usually fatal) brain disease (usually in middle age) caused by an unidentified slow virus.
4. Of or relating to or near the coccyx.
5. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
6. Take something away by force or without the consent of the owner.
7. No longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life.
8. A light touch or stroke.
9. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
10. A small cake leavened with yeast.
16. A kiln for drying hops.
19. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
24. A unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material.
25. Inquire about.
27. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
28. Unknown god.
29. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
31. An insane person.
33. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
37. (informal) `johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War.
39. An informal term for a father.
41. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
42. An official language of the Republic of South Africa.
43. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
45. A sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice.
47. An associate degree in applied science.
48. A public promotion of some product or service.
49. A dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived.
50. An associate degree in nursing.
52. A physician who is not a specialist but treats all illnesses.

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