Crossword Puzzle Number 1979 (Small Grid)

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1. A human limb.
4. A ruling on a point of Islamic law that is given by a recognized authority.
9. Solid swollen underground bulb-shaped stem or stem base and serving as a reproductive structure.
13. A unit of length of thread or yarn.
14. English scholastic philosopher and assumed author of Occam's Razor (1285-1349).
15. The capital of Western Samoa.
16. Goddess of spring and wife of Bragi.
17. Cut open or cut apart.
19. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
20. A doctor's degree in education.
22. Any of various spiny trees or shrubs of the genus Acacia.
23. A state in New England.
25. The eleventh month of the civil year.
26. A hard malleable ductile silvery metallic element that is resistant to corrosion.
28. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
32. The short weak cry of a young bird.
35. The cry made by sheep.
38. Not only so, but.
39. Tall feather palm of northern Brazil with hard-shelled nuts yielding valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivory.
42. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
43. A less than average tide occurring at the first and third quarters of the moon.
46. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
48. The Mongol people living the the central and eastern parts of Outer Mongolia.
52. Short and fat.
54. A human limb.
55. Aromatic bulb used as seasoning.
56. A state in the Rocky Mountains.
61. A bachelor's degree in naval science.
62. Indian religious leader who founded Sikhism (1469-1538).
63. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
64. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
65. A republic in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea.
66. A small cake leavened with yeast.

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1. Place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel.
2. An involuntary spasm of ineffectual vomiting.
3. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
4. United States Film actress and daughter of Henry Fonda (born in 1937).
5. (of complexion) Blemished by imperfections of the skin.
6. A crystalline metallic element not found in nature.
7. (often followed by `of') A large number or amount or extent.
8. Type genus of the Amiidae.
9. Any of several plants of the genus Manihot having fleshy roots yielding a nutritious starch.
10. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
11. A toxic protein extracted from castor beans.
12. New Zealand conifer.
18. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
21. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
24. Minute freshwater crustacean having a round body enclosed in a transparent shell.
27. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
29. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
30. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
31. (computer science) A computer that is running software that allows users to leave messages and access information of general interest.
33. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
34. Of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand of its people.
36. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
37. A soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element.
40. Cook and make edible by putting in a hot oven.
41. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
44. A gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number).
45. A South American river.
46. A public promotion of some product or service.
47. A major city of northeastern Oklahoma on the Arkansas river.
49. Wild or domesticated South American cud-chewing animal related to camels but smaller and lacking a hump.
50. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
51. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
53. The last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionaries.
57. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
58. Imperial dynasty that ruled China (most of the time) from 206 BC to 221 and expanded its boundaries and developed its bureaucracy.
59. A Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds.
60. A castrated tomcat.

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