Crossword Puzzle Number 147 (Small Grid)

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1. A low vibrating sound typical of a contented cat v 1.
5. Molten rock in the earth's crust.
10. White crystalline compound used as a food additive to enhance flavor.
13. The chief solid component of mammalian urine.
14. The principal evil jinni in Islamic mythology.
15. A health resort near a spring or at the seaside.
16. Tough Asiatic grass whose culms are used for ropes and baskets.
17. Spanish architect who was a leading exponent of art nouveau in Europe (1852-1926).
18. A graphical record of electrical activity of the brain.
19. Remote city of Kazakhstan that (ostensibly for security reasons) was made the capital in 1998.
21. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
23. A small cake leavened with yeast.
25. An emotional response that has been acquired by conditioning.
26. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
29. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
31. An edge tool used to cut and shape wood.
35. Usually brightly colored zygodactyl tropical birds with short hooked beaks and the ability to mimic sounds.
37. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
39. Having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions.
40. English essayist (1775-1834).
41. A software system that facilitates the creation and maintenance and use of an electronic database.
43. A dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived.
44. An assertion of a right (as to money or property).
46. Yielding a fair profit.
48. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
51. An enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of many body compounds (e.g., epinephrine and norepinephrine and serotonin).
52. Regional and archaic.
55. (folklore) A corpse that rises at night to drink the blood of the living.
59. A local computer network for communication between computers.
60. Lower in esteem.
63. One who works hard at boring tasks.
64. The 22nd letter of the Greek alphabet.
65. A historical region of southwestern India on the west coast.
67. The basic unit of money in Albania.
68. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
69. A port city in southwestern Iran.
70. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.

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1. Large American feline resembling a lion.
2. Large recently extinct long-horned European wild ox.
3. Shattered or torn up or torn apart violently as by e.g. wind or lightning or explosive.
4. The seventh month of the Moslem calendar.
5. Large Old World bat of warm and tropical regions that feeds on fruit.
6. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
7. Cement consisting of a sticky substance that is used as an adhesive.
8. Used in combination to denote the middle.
9. A line spoken by an actor to the audience but not intended for others on the stage.
10. One thousandth of a second.
11. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work.
12. Mentally or physically infirm with age.
20. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
22. Any of various strong liquors distilled from the fermented sap of toddy palms or from fermented molasses.
24. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
27. A telephone connection.
28. An elaborate song for solo voice.
30. Open-heart surgery in which the rib cage is opened and a section of a blood vessel is grafted from the aorta to the coronary artery to bypass the blocked section of the coronary artery and improve the blood supply to the heart.
32. Lacking or deprive of the sense of hearing wholly or in part.
33. Domesticated ox having a humped back and long horns and a large dewlap.
34. An organic compound that contains a hydroxyl group bonded to a carbon atom which in turn is doubly bonded to another carbon atom.
36. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
38. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
42. The granite-like rocks that form the outermost layer of the earth's crust.
45. A percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance.
47. The Hebrew patriarch who saved himself and his family and the animals by building an ark in which they survived 40 days and 40 nights of rain.
49. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
50. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
53. King of Saudi Arabia since 1982 (born in 1922).
54. A town in north central Oklahoma.
55. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
56. A landlocked republic in northwestern Africa.
57. Made agreeably cold (especially by ice).
58. A town and port in northwestern Israel in the eastern Mediterranean.
61. Experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness.
62. A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event.
66. An associate degree in nursing.

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