Fourwords (Puzzle #5)

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.

Measure of area
Deities  v v v v
American dependency  >
A single time  >
Dreadful  >
Let it stand  >

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