Crossword Puzzle Number 863 (Extra Small Grid)

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1. A member of the Shoshonean people of northeastern Arizona.
5. A state in northwestern North America.
7. An amino acid that is found in the central nervous system.
11. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
12. A hard brittle blue-white multivalent metallic element.
13. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
14. (used as a combining form) Recent or new.
16. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
17. Spanish painter (born in Greece) remembered for his religious works characterized by elongated human forms and dramatic use of color (1541-1614).
19. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
21. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
22. The cry made by sheep.
23. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
25. United States swimmer who in 1926 became the first woman to swim the English Channel (1903- ).
27. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
28. Small tree of dry open parts of southern Africa having erect angled branches suggesting candelabra.
31. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
34. (computer science) A computer that is running software that allows users to leave messages and access information of general interest.
37. City in Sudan.
39. King of Saudi Arabia since 1982 (born in 1922).
41. Large African antelope having a head with horns like an ox and a long tufted tail.
42. Set down according to a plan.
46. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
47. An inflammatory complication of leprosy that results in painful skin lesions on the arms and legs and face.
48. (of a young animal) Abandoned by its mother and raised by hand.
49. A loud harsh or strident noise.
50. A spacecraft that carries astronauts from the command module to the surface of the moon and back.
51. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
52. A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event.


1. A special way of doing something.
2. A European river.
3. The cardinal number that is the sum of four and one.
4. A state in the Rocky Mountains.
5. (informal) Of the highest quality.
6. A village of huts for native Africans in southern Africa.
7. An anxiety disorder characterized by chronic free-floating anxiety and such symptoms as tension or sweating or trembling of light-headedness or irritability etc that has lasted for more than six months.
8. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
9. A small cake leavened with yeast.
10. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
15. Sluggish tailless Australian arboreal marsupial with gray furry ears and coat.
18. Of the appetites and passions of the body.
20. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
24. A rotating disk shaped to convert circular into linear motion.
26. A gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number).
29. A Russian river.
30. A mouth or mouthlike opening.
32. English comedienne and mistress of Charles II (1650-1687).
33. Stems of beans and peas and potatoes and grasses collectively as used for thatching and bedding.
34. A state in the Rocky Mountains.
35. A seat for one person, with a support for the back.
36. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
38. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
39. A ductile gray metallic element of the lanthanide series.
40. An officer who acts as military assistant to a more senior officer.
41. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
43. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
44. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
45. A young woman making her debut into society.

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