Crossword Puzzle Number 1888 (Small Grid)

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1. An honorary degree in science.
4. (Hinduism or Buddhism) A sacred word or syllable repeated in prayer or meditation.
10. Acute delirium caused by alcohol poisoning.
13. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
14. A gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number).
15. Take in solid food.
16. A doctor's degree in musical arts.
18. Impairment resulting from long use.
19. Make amends for.
20. Large high frilly cap with a full crown.
22. A linguistic element added to a word to produce an inflected or derived form v 1.
24. Inspired by a feeling of fearful wonderment or reverence.
27. An island state in the West Indies in the southeastern Caribbean Sea.
29. Verse in the meter used in Greek and Latin poetry consisting of strophes of 4 tetrametric lines.
33. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
34. Grains used as food either unpolished or more often polished.
36. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
37. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
40. Of or relating to or characteristic of the Republic of Chad or its people or language.
42. A benevolent aspect of Devi.
43. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
44. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
46. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
48. 100 lwei equal 1 kwanza.
50. Valuable fiber plant of East Indies now widespread in cultivation.
53. Greek mythology.
57. Late time of life.
58. Away from the mouth or oral region.
62. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
63. The United Nations agency concerned with the interests of labor.
64. A salt of any halogen acid.
65. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
66. (British) Your grandmother.
67. Smeared thickly.
68. Used of a single unit or thing.

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1. Country of southeastern Asia that extends southward along the isthmus of Kra to the Malay peninsula.
2. Fabric dyed with splotches of green and brown and black and tan.
3. Material used to daub walls.
4. British immunologist (born in Brazil) who studied tissue transplants and discovered that the rejection of grafts was an immune response (1915-1987).
5. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
6. The compass point that is one point west of due north.
7. A relative position or degree of value in a graded group.
8. A nucleic acid that transmits genetic information from DNA to the cytoplasm.
9. A city in northern India.
10. Lacking or deprive of the sense of hearing wholly or in part.
11. A sock with a separation for the big toe.
12. (Greek mythology) A river in Hades across which Charon carried dead souls.
17. The act of scanning.
21. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
23. A tax on employees and employers that is used to fund the Social Security system.
25. Russian country house.
26. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
28. A unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material.
30. Largest known toad species.
31. A metrical unit with unstressed-stressed syllables.
32. A steep rugged rock or cliff.
35. A British peer ranking below a Marquess and above a Viscount.
38. The trait of lacking restraint or control.
39. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
41. Water that has condensed on a cool surface overnight from water vapor in the air.
45. An independent agency of the United States government responsible for collecting and coordinating intelligence and counterintelligence activities abroad in the national interest.
47. South African plant widely cultivated for its showy pure white spathe and yellow spadix.
49. Having come or been brought to a conclusion.
51. King of Saudi Arabia since 1982 (born in 1922).
52. An aromatic balsam.
54. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
55. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
56. An officer who acts as military assistant to a more senior officer.
59. The cry made by sheep.
60. Support resembling the rib of an animal.
61. A sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice.

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