Crossword Puzzle Number 129 (Small Grid)

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ACROSS

1. An internationally recognized distress signal in radio code.
4. A river that rises in northern Colombia and flows generally eastward to the Orinoco in central Venezuela.
10. A groove or furrow (especially one in soft earth caused by wheels).
13. A user interface in which you type commands instead of choosing them from a menu or selecting an icon.
14. Used at the dining table.
15. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
16. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
17. Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion.
18. Not in good physical or mental health.
19. Obvious and dull.
21. A group of related languages spoken in a valley of southern Ethiopia.
23. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
24. Remote city of Kazakhstan that (ostensibly for security reasons) was made the capital in 1998.
26. Brightly colored tropical freshwater fishes.
29. God of the earth.
32. An internal representation of the world.
34. Small smooth-haired breed of African origin having a tightly curled tail and the inability to bark.
37. A unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters.
38. A nucleic acid that transmits genetic information from DNA to the cytoplasm.
39. Make uniform.
40. A landlocked republic in central Africa.
43. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
44. Light informal conversation for social occasions.
45. Disability of walking due to crippling of the legs or feet.
47. Used as a Hindi courtesy title.
52. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
55. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
59. God of death.
61. A serve that strikes the net before falling into the receiver's court.
62. Hungarian choreographer who developed Labanotation (1879-1958).
63. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
64. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
65. God of wealth and love.
66. Type genus of the family Arcidae.

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1. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
2. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
3. A city of central China.
4. An alloy of mercury with another metal (usually silver) used by dentists to fill cavities in teeth.
5. A recurring sleep state during which dreaming occurs.
6. A kind of heavy jacket (`windcheater' is a British term).
7. The act of using.
8. Alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae.
9. The mission in San Antonio where in 1836 Mexican forces under Santa Anna besieged and massacred American rebels who were fighting to make Texas independent of Mexico.
10. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
11. Large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin.
12. A fine grained mineral having a soft soapy feel and consisting of hydrated magnesium silicate.
20. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
22. Of time long past.
25. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
27. A very light brown.
28. (Greek mythology) The Titaness who was mother of Helios and Selene and Eos in ancient mythology.
30. Slightly open.
31. The capital and chief port of Qatar.
33. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
35. Coils of worsted yarn.
36. A less than average tide occurring at the first and third quarters of the moon.
41. Sexually transmitted urethritis (usually caused by chlamydia).
42. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
46. Arboreal snake of central and southern Africa whose bite is often fatal.
48. In bed.
49. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
50. A small cake leavened with yeast.
51. An unforeseen obstacle.
53. In or relating to or obtained from urine.
54. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
56. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
57. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
58. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
60. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.

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