Crossword Puzzle Number 162 (Small Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A unit of pressure.
4. Deprive of certain characteristics.
10. Not reflecting light.
13. The 17th letter of the Greek alphabet.
14. Of or relating to a directionless magnitude.
15. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
16. Large (to 3 feet) blackish yellow-banded South American lizard.
18. The basic unit of money in Western Samoa.
19. The federal agency that insures residential mortgages.
20. A large zodiacal constellation between Libra and Sagittarius.
23. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
24. A port city and resort in Andalusia in southern Spain on the Mediterranean.
28. A genetic disorder of metabolism.
29. An ancient region of west central Italy (southeast of Rome) on the Tyrrhenian Sea.
33. (`cease' is a noun only in the phrase `without cease') End v 1.
36. A French abbot.
37. A transuranic element that has not been found in nature.
38. A federal agency that supervises carriers that transport goods and people between states.
39. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
41. Informal terms for a human head.
43. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
45. Of or relating to or characteristic of the Republic of Chad or its people or language.
47. Wasting time.
49. Squash bugs.
53. Attack someone physically or emotionally.
58. A region of Malaysia in northeastern Borneo.
59. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
61. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
62. Counting the number of white and red blood cells and the number of platelets in 1 cubic millimeter of blood.
63. Type genus of the Annonaceae.
65. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
66. Czechoslovakian religious reformer who anticipated the Reformation.
67. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
68. Either extremity of something that has length.

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1. An honorary arts degree.
2. A case or sheath especially a pollen sac or moss capsule.
3. A magic power or magic spell.
4. 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.
5. A state in southeastern United States.
6. A Powhatan Indian woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended the English at Jamestown and is said to have saved Captain John Smith's life (1595-1617).
7. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
8. The Mongol people living the the central and eastern parts of Outer Mongolia.
9. A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event.
10. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
11. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
12. An official language of the Republic of South Africa.
17. Type genus of Ursidae.
21. (folklore) Fairies that are somewhat mischievous.
22. The cry made by sheep.
25. A city in northwestern Germany and an important Baltic port.
26. Fleshy spore-bearing inner mass of e.g. a puffball or stinkhorn.
27. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
30. A member of the Pueblo people living in western New Mexico.
31. A ruler of the Inca Empire (or a member of his family).
32. Affording unobstructed entrance and exit.
34. (computer science) A coding system that incorporates extra parity bits in order to detect errors.
35. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
40. A protocol developed for the internet to get data from one network device to another.
42. The probability of a specified outcome.
44. Any orchid of the genus Disa.
46. Doglike nocturnal mammal of Africa and southern Asia that feeds chiefly on carrion.
47. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
48. A university town in east central Maine on the Penobscot River north of Bangor.
50. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
51. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
52. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
54. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
55. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
56. Extremely robust.
57. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on land.
60. A numbered compartment in a post office where mail is put to be called for.
64. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
65. Unknown god.

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