Crossword Puzzle Number 144 (Small Grid)

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1. A Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds.
4. A deep bow.
10. (Scotland) A small loaf or roll of soft bread.
13. A close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities.
14. A port city in southwestern Turkey on the Gulf of Antalya.
15. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
16. (Old Testament) Adam's wife in Judeo-Christian mythology.
17. As follows.
18. A flexible container with a single opening.
19. Conqueror of Gaul and master of Italy (100-44 BC).
21. Lower in esteem.
23. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
24. A ruler of the Inca Empire (or a member of his family).
26. Slightly open.
30. Kauri pine.
34. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
36. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
37. A genus of tropical American plants have sword-shaped leaves and a fleshy compound fruits composed of the fruits of several flowers (such as pineapples).
40. A sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow).
41. A unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material.
42. Resembling a pea plant.
45. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
46. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
47. A Portuguese province on the south coast of China and two islands in the South China Sea.
50. North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean.
55. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
58. Tropical woody herb with showy yellow flowers and flat pods.
59. United States virologist who developed the Salk vaccine that is injected against poliomyelitis (born 1914).
60. Relating to or having the characteristics of bees.
62. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
63. Type genus of the Amiidae.
64. The hair growing on the lower part of a man's face.
65. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.


1. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
2. (Polynesian) An alcoholic drink made from the aromatic roots of the kava shrub.
3. On or toward the lee.
4. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
5. The sixth month of the civil year.
6. A rapid escape (as by criminals).
7. Inability to perceive written words.
8. Aromatic bulb used as seasoning.
9. Small genus of delicate mossy bog plants having white or violet flowers.
10. A small cake leavened with yeast.
11. By bad luck.
12. Especially one side of a leaf.
20. Any of various brown and yellow finches of pats of Europe.
22. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
25. 100 ngwee equal 1 kwacha.
27. The battle in 1806 in which Napoleon decisively defeated the Prussians.
28. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
29. Any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes.
31. A pilgrim who journeys to Mecca.
32. A republic in the Middle East in western Asia.
33. The compass point that is one point east of southeast.
35. Tropical American tree producing cacao beans.
38. Loss of the ability to swallow.
39. (of a young animal) Abandoned by its mother and raised by hand.
43. Soft white semisolid fat obtained by rendering the fatty tissue of the hog v 1.
44. A coffee cake flavored with orange rind and raisins and almonds.
48. The biblical name for ancient Syria.
49. City in southwestern Colombia in a rich agricultural area.
51. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
52. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
53. Wild goose having white adult plumage.
54. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
56. Light informal conversation for social occasions.
57. Any of various primates with short tails or no tail at all.
58. A state in midwestern United States.
61. A yellow trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.

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