Crossword Puzzle Number 437 (Extra Small Grid)

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1. Characteristic of a mob.
4. French couturier whose first collection in 1947 created a style (tight bodice and narrow waist and flowing pleated skirt) that became known as the New Look (1905-1957).
8. An emotional response that has been acquired by conditioning.
11. Any of various primates with short tails or no tail at all.
12. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
13. A rapid bustling commotion.
14. Having leadership guidance.
15. A pilgrimage to Mecca.
16. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
17. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
19. Strike with disgust or revulsion.
21. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
23. The cry made by sheep.
24. (informal) Of the highest quality.
27. An awkward stupid person.
30. A fluorocarbon with chlorine.
31. Singing jazz.
33. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
35. (Philippine) A dish of marinated vegetables and meat or fish.
39. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
42. A member of a Turkic people of Uzbekistan and neighboring areas.
44. Sluggish tailless Australian arboreal marsupial with gray furry ears and coat.
46. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
47. Imperial dynasty that ruled China (most of the time) from 206 BC to 221 and expanded its boundaries and developed its bureaucracy.
48. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
51. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
52. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
53. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.


1. A master's degree in library science.
2. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
3. English monk and scholar (672-735).
4. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
5. A republic in the Middle East in western Asia.
6. An unabridged dictionary constructed on historical principles.
7. The seventh month of the Moslem calendar.
8. A high-crowned black cap (usually made of felt or sheepskin) worn by men in Turkey and Iran and the Caucasus.
9. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
10. Rotary motion of an object around its own axis.
18. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
20. An informal term for a father.
22. A heavy odorless colorless gas formed during respiration and by the decomposition of organic substances.
25. Being ten more than one hundred ninety.
26. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
28. A dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived.
29. Extremely pleasing.
32. An official language of the Republic of South Africa.
34. The largest city of Cameroon.
36. Any of numerous low-growing cushion-forming plants of the genus Draba having rosette-forming leaves and terminal racemes of small flowers with scapose or leafy stems.
37. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
38. Jordan's port.
40. Any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping.
41. The (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb.
43. A metallic element having four allotropic forms.
45. 10 grams.
46. A sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow).
49. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
50. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.

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