Fourwords (Puzzle #46)

Difficulty: * *    (explanation of difficulty)

Fourwords is like a 4×4 crossword puzzle. Fill in the grid with sixteen letters such that the eight four-letter words created agree with the eight clues.

Reasons for existence
Such and nothing more
Mongolian desert  v v v v
Amusement  >
Portent  >
Feathered animal  >
Middle of the month, in Rome  >

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