Crossword Puzzle Number 243 (Small Grid)

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1. A bachelor's degree in naval science.
4. Mexican revolutionary who led a revolt for agrarian reforms (1879-1919).
10. A mature blood cell that contains hemoglobin to carry oxygen to the bodily tissues.
13. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
14. Wild ginger.
15. The sense organ for hearing and equilibrium.
16. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
17. One of two alternative forms of a genes that can have the same locus on homologous chromosomes and are responsible for alternative traits.
18. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
19. An imaginary elephant that appears in a series of French books for children.
21. In the same place (used when citing a reference).
25. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
28. Goddess of the dead and queen of the underworld.
29. 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.
33. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
35. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
36. A chain of more than 200 islands about 400 miles long in the western central Pacific Ocean.
40. Type genus of the family Myacidae.
41. Late time of life.
42. A quantity of no importance.
43. Annual grass of Europe and North Africa.
45. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
46. The compass point that is one point east (clockwise) of due north.
47. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
50. Fertility goddess in ancient Greek mythology.
55. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
57. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
58. The arch of bone beneath the eye that forms the prominence of the cheek.
59. Big-eyed scad.
61. The month following January and preceding March.
62. An independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia).
63. Mix up or confuse.
64. A federal agency established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products.


1. Divulge information or secrets.
2. Kamarupan languages spoken in northeastern India and western Burma.
3. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
4. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
5. The sign language used in the United States.
6. Chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines usually having a tall columnar trunk bearing a crown of very large leaves.
7. A unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters.
8. Eurasian perennial bulbous herbs.
9. Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion.
10. Having been read.
11. A very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk.
12. Crowd or pack to capacity.
20. Jordan's port.
22. A ruler of the Inca Empire (or a member of his family).
23. A bachelor's degree in theology.
24. A folded part (as a fold of skin or muscle).
26. A Gaelic-speaking Celt in Ireland or Scotland or the Isle of Man.
27. The act of grasping.
30. Projectiles to be fired from a gun.
31. Common Indian weaverbird.
32. Stairway in India leading down to a landing on the water.
34. A soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element.
37. Tangled in knots or snarls.
38. Of or pertaining to adnexa.
39. An amino acid that is found in the central nervous system.
44. Measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects.
45. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
48. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
49. An island in Indonesia east of Java.
51. Occupied or in the control of.
52. (British slang) Cafe.
53. In bed.
54. A small cake leavened with yeast.
56. North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean.
60. A rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys.

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