Crossword Puzzle Number 1816 (Small Grid)

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1. Any high mountain.
4. A large fleet.
10. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.
13. A state of southwestern India.
14. A unit of astronomical length based on the distance from Earth at which stellar parallax is 1 second of arc.
15. Towards the side away from the wind.
16. A summary that repeats the substance of a longer discussion.
18. A health resort near a spring or at the seaside.
20. A port city in southwestern Iran.
22. The face or front of a building.
24. 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.
27. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
28. A small ball with a hole through the middle.
31. A writing implement with a point from which ink flows.
32. A farewell remark.
36. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
37. (in Scotland or Ireland) A mountain or tall hill.
39. Any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes.
40. The sixth month of the civil year.
42. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
43. Placed crosswise.
46. (folklore) A corpse that rises at night to drink the blood of the living.
48. Someone who guards prisoners.
49. A unit of magnetomotive force equal to 0.7958 ampere-turns.
50. Of or relating to or characteristic of Scotland or its people or culture or its English dialect or Gaelic language.
52. A small cake leavened with yeast.
56. A member of a seafaring group of North American Indians who lived on the Pacific coast of British Columbia and southwestern Alaska.
60. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
64. A member of a Mayan people of southwestern Guatemala.
65. A bachelor's degree in theology.
66. Reveal unintentionally.
67. A defensive missile designed to shoot down incoming intercontinental ballistic missiles.
68. Grass mowed and cured for use as fodder.
69. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
70. An enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of many body compounds (e.g., epinephrine and norepinephrine and serotonin).

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1. A city in northern India.
2. United States physiologist (born in Germany) who did research on parthenogenesis (1859-1924).
3. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
4. Strike with disgust or revulsion.
5. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
6. A form of address for a married woman.
7. Of southern Europe.
8. Lacking or deprive of the sense of hearing wholly or in part.
9. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
10. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
11. No longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life.
12. (Greek mythology) The goddess of youth and spring.
17. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
19. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
21. Greek mythology.
23. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
25. The monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause.
26. In operation or operational.
29. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
30. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
33. A material effigy that is worshipped as a god.
34. Freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort.
35. A former communist country in eastern Europe and northern Asia.
38. The villain in William Shakespeare's tragedy who tricked Othello into murdering his wife.
41. Port city that is the capital and largest city of Latvia.
44. Chinese evergreen conifer discovered in 1955.
45. Large genus of erect or climbing prickly shrubs including roses.
47. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
51. Green algae common in freshwater lakes of limestone districts.
53. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
54. Being or befitting or characteristic of an infant.
55. Any wingless blood-sucking parasitic insect noted for ability to leap.
57. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
58. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
59. Projectiles to be fired from a gun.
61. Counting the number of white and red blood cells and the number of platelets in 1 cubic millimeter of blood.
62. Nocturnal bird of prey with hawk-like beak and claws and large head with front-facing eyes.
63. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.

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