Crossword Puzzle Number 1940 (Small Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Tag the base runner to get him out.
4. An alloy of copper and zinc.
9. Harsh or corrosive in tone.
13. A lyric poem with complex stanza forms.
14. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
15. A member of a North American Indian people speaking one of the Hokan language.
16. A male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work.
18. Type genus of the Majidae.
19. An organic compound that contains a hydroxyl group bonded to a carbon atom which in turn is doubly bonded to another carbon atom.
20. True firs.
22. Beautiful daughter of Minos and Pasiphae.
24. An industrial region in the Ukraine.
26. English economist noted for his studies of international trade and finance (born in 1907).
27. Black tropical American cuckoo.
28. A sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice.
29. A master's degree in business.
32. A ribbon used as a decoration.
36. (of complexion) Blemished by imperfections of the skin.
37. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
38. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
40. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
41. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
43. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
44. An antiviral drug used in the treatment of AIDS.
47. A public promotion of some product or service.
48. Offering fun and gaiety.
50. Deprive of by deceit.
53. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
54. A substance produced by the hypothalamus that is capable of accelerating the secretion of a given hormone by the anterior pituitary gland.
55. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
58. Characteristic of false pride.
62. Become less tense.
63. A United Nations agency to promote trade by increasing the exchange stability of the major currencies.
66. (archaic or Scottish) Faithful and true.
67. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
68. Occurring or encountered or experienced or observed frequently or in accordance with regular practice or procedure.
69. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.

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1. A member of a people who have no permanent home but move about according to the seasons.
2. (Philippine) A dish of marinated vegetables and meat or fish.
3. Of or relating to or characteristic of Benin or its people.
4. A bachelor's degree in religion.
5. The shape of a raised edge of a more or less circular object.
6. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
7. A mountain peak in the Andes in Bolivia (21,391 feet high).
8. Made afraid.
9. Having the leading position or higher score in a contest.
10. Express strong disapproval of.
11. A visual representation of an object or scene or person produced on a surface.
12. (British) An open river valley (in a hilly area).
17. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
21. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
23. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
25. In the Arabian Nights a hero who tells of the fantastic adventures he had in his voyages.
30. English monk and scholar (672-735).
31. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
33. A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response.
34. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
35. Small European freshwater fish with a slender bluish-green body.
39. A room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter.
42. An outlying farm building for storing grain or animal feed and housing farm animals.
45. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
46. A major waterfall in southern Africa.
49. An edilbe seaweed with a mild flavor.
51. A weekday on which no feast is celebrated.
52. Indigo bush.
53. In operation or operational.
56. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
57. A shaft on which a wheel rotates.
59. A United Nations agency that invest directly in companies and guarantees loans to private investors.
60. An associate degree in applied science.
61. (Babylonian) The sky god.
62. Informal terms for a mother.
64. The 12th letter of the Greek alphabet.
65. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.

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