Crossword Puzzle Number 433 (Extra Small Grid)

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1. The compass point that is one point east of due south.
4. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
7. A river in central Europe that arises in northwestern Czechoslovakia and flows northward through Germany to empty into the North Sea.
11. A rotating disk shaped to convert circular into linear motion.
12. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
13. The basic unit of money in Iran.
14. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
15. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
16. Type genus of the family Myacidae.
17. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
19. An associate degree in applied science.
20. A decree that prohibits something.
21. A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response.
23. (Irish) The sea personified.
25. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
26. Type genus of the Anatidae.
30. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
33. Top part of an apron.
34. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
37. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
39. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
40. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
44. The sense organ for hearing and equilibrium.
46. A gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number).
48. A mountainous landlocked communist state in southeastern Asia.
50. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
51. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
52. An important seaport on the Island of Cebu in the Philippines.
53. An interest followed with exaggerated zeal.
54. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
55. Type genus of the Aceraceae.

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1. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
2. A small cake leavened with yeast.
3. The square of a body of any size of type.
4. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
5. An esoteric or occult matter that is traditionally secret.
6. A river that rises in northeastern Turkey (near the source of the Euphrates) and flows generally eastward through Armenia to the Caspian Sea.
7. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
8. One of the jointed appendages of an animal used for locomotion or grasping.
9. Common Indian weaverbird.
10. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
18. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
22. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
24. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
27. The compass point that is one point east (clockwise) of due north.
28. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
29. A metallic element having four allotropic forms.
31. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
32. Extremely pleasing.
35. English monk and scholar (672-735).
36. A coffee cake flavored with orange rind and raisins and almonds.
38. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
41. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
42. (anatomy) A somewhat rounded subdivision of a bodily organ or part.
43. An ancient Assyrian city on the River Tigris and traditional capital of Assyria.
45. A unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material.
47. A flexible container with a single opening.
48. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
49. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.

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