Crossword Puzzle Number 268 (Small Grid)

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1. Two-year-old sheep.
4. A small piece of cloth.
10. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
13. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
14. Having any of numerous bright or strong colors reminiscent of the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies.
15. A poliovirus vaccine consisting of inactivated polio virus that is injected subcutaneously to provide immunity to poliomyelitis.
16. How long something has existed.
17. The upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities.
18. The 22nd letter of the Greek alphabet.
19. English writer and a central member of the Fabian Society (1858-1943).
21. An early form of modern jazz (originating around 1940).
23. An associate degree in applied science.
25. An Asian temple.
28. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
30. Date used in reckoning dates before the supposed year Christ was born.
31. Before noon.
32. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
35. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
36. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
38. An anti-TNF compound (trade name Arava) that is given orally.
40. A hemoprotein composed of globin and heme that gives red blood cells their characteristic color.
41. A light strong brittle gray toxic bivalent metallic element.
43. A law passed by US Congress to prevent employees from being injured or contracting diseases in the course of their employment.
45. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
48. A deep opening in the earth's surface.
50. A city in northern India.
52. A man who is the lover of a girl or young woman.
54. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
57. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
59. A member of a nomadic Berber people of the Sahara.
60. A rapid bustling commotion.
61. Moving quickly and lightly.
64. A island in the Netherlands Antilles that is the top of an extinct volcano.
65. Tag the base runner to get him out.
66. A constitutional monarchy in southeastern Asia on Borneo and the Malay Peninsula.
68. A rotating disk shaped to convert circular into linear motion.
69. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
70. Used of mouth or eyes.
71. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.


1. The process whereby heat changes something from a solid to a liquid.
2. At or constituting a border or edge.
3. Fleshy spore-bearing inner mass of e.g. a puffball or stinkhorn.
4. A protocol developed for the internet to get data from one network device to another.
5. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
6. Australian evergreen shrubs.
7. Small genus of Eurasian aquatic perennial herbs.
8. The universal time coordinated when an event is received on Earth.
9. The seed of the cereal grass.
10. A Bantu language spoken by the Chaga people in northern Tanzania.
11. An ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure equal to about a bushel.
12. (often followed by `for') Ardently or excessively desirous.
20. A small cake leavened with yeast.
22. Being one hundred more than three hundred.
24. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
26. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
27. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
29. Light informal conversation for social occasions.
33. A sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain.
34. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
37. A South American shrub whose leaves are chewed by natives of the Andes.
39. A Black youth subculture and religious movement that arose in the ghettos of Kingston, Jamaica, in the 1950s.
42. A gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number).
44. Informal term for sleep.
45. The seed of the cereal grass.
46. A unit of weight used in some Spanish speaking countries.
47. The cry made by sheep.
49. A percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance.
51. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
53. The boy whose upbringing was described by Jean-Jacques Rousseau.
55. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
56. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
58. Fabric dyed with splotches of green and brown and black and tan.
62. A conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures.
63. A local computer network for communication between computers.
67. A public promotion of some product or service.

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