Crossword Puzzle Number 843 (Extra Small Grid)

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ACROSS

1. The compass point that is one point west of due south.
4. A state-chartered savings bank owned by its depositors and managed by a board of trustees.
7. Tropical woody herb with showy yellow flowers and flat pods.
11. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
12. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
13. A large bundle bound for storage or transport.
14. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
15. English writer and a central member of the Fabian Society (1858-1943).
17. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
18. Derive or receive pleasure from.
21. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
22. A state in northwestern North America.
23. Not only so, but.
27. The number of lines in a piece of printed material.
28. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
31. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
33. British informal term.
34. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
37. A genus of Ploceidae.
39. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
40. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
41. In operation or operational.
44. The Jewish rite of circumcision performed on a male child on the eighth day of his life.
46. French novelist.
49. A human limb.
52. (used of count nouns) Every one considered individually.
53. A doctor's degree in education.
54. A light touch or stroke.
55. American novelist (1909-1955).

DOWN

1. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
2. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
3. A unit of magnetic flux equal to 100,000,000 maxwells.
4. Informal terms for the mouth.
5. The compass point that is one point east of due south.
6. A small cake leavened with yeast.
7. A logarithmic unit of sound intensity.
8. An ugly evil-looking old woman.
9. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
10. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
16. A very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk.
19. Irish playwright whose plays are based on rural Irish life (1871-1909).
20. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
24. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
25. A collection of objects laid on top of each other.
26. An island in Indonesia south of Borneo.
29. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
30. Date used in reckoning dates before the supposed year Christ was born.
32. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
35. Open to or abounding in fresh air.
36. An associate degree in applied science.
38. A nucleic acid consisting of large molecules shaped like a double helix.
42. Small European freshwater fish with a slender bluish-green body.
43. A dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain.
45. One of the five major classes of immunoglobulins.
47. A unit of length of thread or yarn.
48. An angular shape characterized by sharp turns in alternating directions.
49. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
50. A public promotion of some product or service.
51. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.

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