Crossword Puzzle Number 289 (Small Grid)

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1. A barrier constructed to contain the flow or water or to keep out the sea.
4. English historian noted for his constitutional history of medieval England (1825-1901).
10. The ball-shaped capsule containing the vertebrate eye.
13. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
14. Large deep serving dish with a cover.
15. A close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities.
16. Leave a camp.
18. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
20. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
21. (usually followed by `to') Having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something.
23. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
24. A state in midwestern United States.
25. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
26. A very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk.
29. In bed.
31. A French abbot.
35. (Old Testament) The second patriarch.
37. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
39. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
40. The administration of a strong electric current that passes through the brain to induce convulsions and coma.
41. (informal) Being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition.
43. Freight car without permanent sides or roof.
46. A ridge that forms a seam between two parts.
48. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
49. Type genus of the Anatidae.
51. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
54. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
57. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
59. The content of cognition.
61. A clique that seeks power usually through intrigue.
63. A skullcap worn by nuns under a veil or by soldiers under a hood of mail or formerly by British sergeants-at-law v 1.
66. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
67. One or some or every or all without specification.
68. Submit or yield to another's wish or opinion.
70. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
71. A unit of force equal to the force exerted by gravity.
72. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
73. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.


1. An informal term for a father.
2. A city in northwestern Syria.
3. Any of various minerals consisting of hydrous silicates of aluminum or potassium etc. that crystallize in forms that allow perfect cleavage into very thin leaves.
4. What you can repeat immediately after perceiving it.
5. Type genus of the Tupaia.
6. An ancient city of Sumer located on a former channel of the Euphrates River.
7. A hollow device made of metal that makes a ringing sound when struck.
8. Cut the head of.
9. A silvery malleable metallic element that resists corrosion.
10. Large elliptical brightly colored deep-sea fish of Atlantic and Pacific and Mediterranean.
11. Type genus of the Ranidae.
12. Divulge information or secrets.
17. Type genus of the Ardeidae.
19. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
22. A small cake leavened with yeast.
27. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
28. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
30. Liquid containing proteins and electrolytes including the liquid in blood plasma and interstitial fluid.
32. German organist and contrapuntist (1685-1750).
33. The cry made by sheep.
34. To make a mistake or be incorrect.
36. German botanist who is generally recognized as founding bacteriology when he recognized bacteria as plants.
38. God of love and erotic desire.
42. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
44. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
45. A sock with a separation for the big toe.
47. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
50. United States anarchist (born in Italy) who with Bartolomeo Vanzetti was convicted of murder and in spite of world-wide protest was executed (1891-1927).
52. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
53. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
55. A stick that people can lean on to help them walk.
56. Make amends for.
58. United States physiologist (born in Germany) who did research on parthenogenesis (1859-1924).
60. Fallow deer.
62. A workplace for the conduct of scientific research.
63. A state in midwestern United States.
64. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
65. The month following January and preceding March.
69. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.

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