Crossword Puzzle Number 288 (Small Grid)

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1. A covering to disguise or conceal the face.
5. Emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries.
10. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
13. An instinctive motive.
14. A vicious angry growl.
15. The cry made by sheep.
16. A river in western Europe that rises in northern France and flows generally east into Belgium where it joins the Neuse at Namur.
18. Accumulate on the surface.
20. Having an oblique or slanted direction.
21. Concerning those not members of the clergy.
22. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
23. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
25. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
27. A Kwa language spoken by the Yoruba people in southwestern Nigeria.
30. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
32. Herb of the Pacific islands grown throughout the tropics for its edible root and in temperate areas as an ornamental for its large glossy leaves.
35. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
37. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
39. A depression in an otherwise level surface.
40. A blue dye obtained from plants or made synthetically.
41. A software system that facilitates the creation and maintenance and use of an electronic database.
43. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
45. Belonging to or prescribed for celiac disease.
47. Electronic warfare undertaken to insure effective friendly use of the electromagnetic spectrum in spite of the enemy's use of electronic warfare.
50. An ugly evil-looking old woman.
51. Common Indian weaverbird.
54. An associate degree in applied science.
56. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
60. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
64. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
65. (sports) The chief official (as in boxing or American football) who is expected to ensure fair play.
66. Having or covered with or abounding in plumes.
67. The compass point that is one point north of due west.
68. The capital and largest city of Japan.
69. Seed again or anew.
70. French writer whose novels described the sordid side of city life (1804-1857).


1. Type genus of the Musaceae.
2. A river that rises in northeastern Turkey (near the source of the Euphrates) and flows generally eastward through Armenia to the Caspian Sea.
3. (computer science) A standardized language for the descriptive markup of documents.
4. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
5. A genus of Bothidae.
6. Not out.
7. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
8. A village of huts for native Africans in southern Africa.
9. A song that was formerly popular.
10. A dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived.
11. Soft white semisolid fat obtained by rendering the fatty tissue of the hog v 1.
12. A small cake leavened with yeast.
17. A nucleic acid that transmits genetic information from DNA to the cytoplasm.
19. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
24. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
26. A family of Sino-Tibetan languages spoken in southeastern Asia.
28. The basic unit of money in Papua New Guinea.
29. In or relating to or obtained from urine.
31. A rotating disk shaped to convert circular into linear motion.
33. The basic unit of money on Malta.
34. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
36. Genus of erect herbs of the Middle East having showy flowers.
38. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
42. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
44. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
46. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
48. A telegram sent abroad.
49. Apple trees.
52. In bed.
53. A port in western Israel on the Mediterranean.
54. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
55. Same in identity.
56. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
57. The first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Old Testament considered as a unit.
58. An important seaport on the Island of Cebu in the Philippines.
59. An inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin.
61. The month following March and preceding May.
62. The starting place for each hole on a golf course.
63. A doctor's degree in education.

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