Crossword Puzzle Number 1878 (Small Grid)

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1. Hawaiian dish of taro root pounded to a paste and often allowed to ferment.
4. Type genus of Cycadaceae.
9. A heavy open wagon usually having two wheels and drawn by an animal.
13. A digital display that uses liquid crystal cells that change reflectivity in an applied electric field.
14. A soprano with a voice between soprano and contralto.
15. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
16. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
18. About three feet long exclusive of tail.
19. Type genus of the Majidae.
20. Not out.
21. 16 ounces.
22. A large quantity of written matter.
24. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
25. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery.
28. A person who lacks confidence, is irresolute and wishy-washy.
30. The branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication.
31. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
33. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
34. The cry made by sheep.
36. Towards the side away from the wind.
38. A Loloish language.
42. Remove the clip from.
45. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
46. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
48. Ratio of the hypotenuse to the opposite side.
49. A metric unit of length equal to ten meters.
52. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
56. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
58. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
59. A self-funded retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement.
60. A crime syndicate in the United States.
64. 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.
66. A light touch or stroke.
67. An ancient city in northern Portugal.
68. The biblical name for ancient Syria.
69. A Kwa language spoken by the Yoruba people in southwestern Nigeria.
70. Of a moderate orange-yellow color.
71. A small cake leavened with yeast.


1. Clearly apparent or obvious to the mind or senses.
2. Type genus of Ochnaceae.
3. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
4. A metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter.
5. Up to the present time.
6. A male monarch or emperor (especially of Russia prior to 1917).
7. A member of the Nahuatl people who established an empire in Mexico that was overthrown by Cortes in 1519.
8. Large South American evergreen tree trifoliate leaves and drupes with nutlike seeds used as food and a source of cooking oil.
9. A rotating disk shaped to convert circular into linear motion.
10. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
11. The seventh month of the Moslem calendar.
12. United States film actor who appeared in many films with Katharine Hepburn (1900-1967).
17. (Scottish) Bluish-black or gray-blue.
23. Type genus of the family Myacidae.
26. The state prevailing during the absence of war.
27. A high-crowned black cap (usually made of felt or sheepskin) worn by men in Turkey and Iran and the Caucasus.
29. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
32. A light strong brittle gray toxic bivalent metallic element.
35. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
37. Armor plate that protects the chest.
39. Scottish sea captain who was hired to protect British shipping in the Indian Ocean and then was accused of piracy and hanged (1645-1701).
40. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
41. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
43. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
44. A ruler of the Inca Empire (or a member of his family).
47. The dried fibrous part of the fruit of a plant of the genus Luffa.
50. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
51. Molten rock in the earth's crust.
53. Any of various strong liquors distilled from the fermented sap of toddy palms or from fermented molasses.
54. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
55. A platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it.
57. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
58. Informal terms for a mother.
61. Electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field.
62. One of the five major classes of immunoglobulins.
63. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
65. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.

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