Crossword Puzzle Number 285 (Small Grid)

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1. Gymnastic apparatus consisting of two parallel wooden bars supported on uprights.
5. Type genus of the Majidae.
9. The seventh month of the Hindu calendar.
13. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
14. In bed.
15. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
16. Port city that is the capital and largest city of Latvia.
17. A Hindu prince or king in India.
18. By bad luck.
19. South American plant cultivated for its large fragrant trumpet-shaped flowers.
21. A transuranic element.
23. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
24. (computer science) A coding system that incorporates extra parity bits in order to detect errors.
25. A beta-adrenergic blocking agent (trade name Corgard) that is used to treat hypertension and angina.
27. A numbered compartment in a post office where mail is put to be called for.
30. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
31. Broadcasting visual images of stationary or moving objects.
32. An anti-TNF compound (trade name Arava) that is given orally.
39. Alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae.
40. Rock that in its molten form (as magma) issues from volcanos.
41. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
42. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
44. Mythical bird of prey having enormous size and strength.
45. Unknown god.
47. Not enough.
49. A member of an agricultural people of southern India.
53. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
56. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
57. (Zoroastrianism) Title for benevolent deities.
61. 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.
63. The smallest multiple that is exactly divisible by every member of a set of numbers.
64. The first canonical hour.
66. Not in good physical or mental health.
67. Any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes.
68. A port city in southwestern Iran.
69. The basic unit of money in Romania.


1. A commercial leavening agent containing yeast cells.
2. Type genus of the Amiidae.
3. East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient.
4. Building material used as siding or roofing.
5. 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.
6. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
7. Lacking in nutritive value.
8. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
9. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
10. Small evergreen shrub of Pacific coast of North America having edible dark purple grape-size berries.
11. (psychoanalysis) An idealized image of someone (usually a parent) formed in childhood.
12. Of or in or relating to the nose.
20. English scholastic philosopher and assumed author of Occam's Razor (1285-1349).
22. A television system that has more than the usual number of lines per frame so its pictures show more detail.
26. Rounded like an egg.
28. Toward the mouth or oral region.
29. A small cake leavened with yeast.
33. Unaged colorless liquor originating in Russia.
34. A large number or amount.
35. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
36. Not widely known.
37. 100 avos equal 1 pataca.
38. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
43. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
46. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
48. Counting the number of white and red blood cells and the number of platelets in 1 cubic millimeter of blood.
50. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
51. A software system that facilitates the creation and maintenance and use of an electronic database.
52. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
54. (usually followed by `to') Having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something.
55. An Eskimo hut.
58. A reptile genus of Iguanidae.
59. (usually followed by `of') Released from something onerous (especially an obligation or duty).
60. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
62. Aromatic bulb used as seasoning.
65. A silvery malleable metallic element that resists corrosion.

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