Crossword Puzzle Number 481 (Extra Small Grid)

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1. The compass point that is one point south of due west.
4. A fatal disease of cattle that affects the central nervous system.
7. On, to, or at the top.
11. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
12. (informal) Of the highest quality.
13. Type genus of the Nepidae.
14. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
15. German organist and contrapuntist (1685-1750).
16. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
17. A man who serves as a sailor.
20. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
21. A United Nations agency that invest directly in companies and guarantees loans to private investors.
22. A software system that facilitates the creation and maintenance and use of an electronic database.
24. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
28. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
30. Open-heart surgery in which the rib cage is opened and a section of a blood vessel is grafted from the aorta to the coronary artery to bypass the blocked section of the coronary artery and improve the blood supply to the heart.
31. A tight-fitting headdress.
34. (Sumerian) Goddess personifying earth.
35. A member of a widespread group of Amerindians living in northeastern South America.
38. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
42. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
44. An associate degree in applied science.
45. Distant in either space or time.
46. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
48. Government agency created in 1974 to license and regulate nuclear power plants.
49. An onerous or difficult concern.
50. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
51. A doctor's degree in preventive medicine.

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1. A large number or amount.
2. (Scottish) Bluish-black or gray-blue.
3. A deep bow.
4. An imaginary elephant that appears in a series of French books for children.
5. The act of scanning.
6. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
7. An associate degree in nursing.
8. A drop of the clear salty saline solution secreted by the lacrimal glands.
9. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
10. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
18. An independent group of closely related Chadic languages spoken in the area between the Biu-Mandara and East Chadic languages.
19. Any of various spiny trees or shrubs of the genus Acacia.
23. A hard brittle blue-white multivalent metallic element.
25. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
26. A hemoprotein composed of globin and heme that gives red blood cells their characteristic color.
27. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
29. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
32. (Welsh) Lord of Annwfn (the other world.
33. A republic in the western central Pacific Ocean in association with the United States.
36. The property of distance in general.
37. God of love and erotic desire.
38. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
39. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on land.
40. The lean flesh of a fish that is often farmed.
41. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
43. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
47. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.

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