Crossword Puzzle Number 145 (Small Grid)

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1. A caustic detergent useful for removing grease.
4. An artificial language related to Ido.
10. A drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (Aspirin and Phenacetin and Caffeine).
13. One-thousandth of an equivalent.
14. (South African) A camp defended by a circular formation of wagons.
15. An emotional response that has been acquired by conditioning.
16. (Sumerian) Sun god.
17. Rice cooked in well-seasoned broth with onions or celery and usually poultry or game or shellfish and sometimes tomatoes.
19. The state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it.
21. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
22. A gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number).
24. A small ball with a hole through the middle.
26. Horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits.
27. A Russian river.
29. A public promotion of some product or service.
31. The basic unit of money in Gambia.
34. An informal term for a father.
35. A member of a formerly tribal people now living in south central India.
38. East Indian tart yellow berrylike fruit.
39. Electronic warfare undertaken to prevent or reduce an enemy's effective use of the electromagnetic spectrum.
41. The sixth month of the civil year.
43. A rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys.
44. The dull explosive noise made by an engine.
46. A town in east central Missouri.
49. (Greek mythology) Winged goddess of victory.
51. In bed.
52. Having or given a name or title.
54. A card game for 2 players.
58. The seventh month of the Moslem calendar.
61. Tropical woody herb with showy yellow flowers and flat pods.
62. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
63. Wool of the alpaca.
66. Japanese ornamental tree with fragrant white or pink blossoms and small yellow fruits.
67. A licensed medical practitioner.
68. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
69. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.


1. Marked by excessive complacency or self-satisfaction.
2. Wife or mistress of Zeus and mother of Apollo and Artemis in ancient mythology.
3. Short and fat.
4. Any high mountain.
5. Submerged aquatic plant having narrow leaves and small flowers.
6. A fine grained mineral having a soft soapy feel and consisting of hydrated magnesium silicate.
7. One of the most common of the five major classes of immunoglobulins.
8. Argue or speak in defense of.
9. A state in northwestern United States on the Pacific.
10. Acrylic resin used to make a strong soft crease-resistant fabric (trade name Acrilan).
11. The part of a hammerhead opposite the flat striking surface (may have various shapes).
12. A steep rugged rock or cliff.
18. A promontory in northern Morocco opposite the Rock of Gibraltar.
20. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
23. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
25. A rapid bustling commotion.
28. German organist and contrapuntist (1685-1750).
30. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
32. An antidepressant drug that acts by blocking the reuptake of serotonin so that more serotonin is available to act on receptors in the brain.
33. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
36. Closed with a lace.
37. An independent group of closely related Chadic languages spoken in the area between the Biu-Mandara and East Chadic languages.
40. Small Asian deer with small antlers and a cry like a bark.
42. (Old Testament) Wife of Isaac and mother of Jacob and Esau.
43. A state in northwestern United States on the Pacific.
45. A river that rises in western New Mexico and flows westward through southern Arizona to become a tributary of the Colorado River.
47. The last (12th) month of the year.
48. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
50. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
53. The villain in William Shakespeare's tragedy who tricked Othello into murdering his wife.
54. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
55. Avatar of Vishnu.
56. At a specific prior time.
57. English essayist (1775-1834).
59. A corporation's first offer to sell stock to the public.
60. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
61. A yellow trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
64. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
65. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.

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