Crossword Puzzle Number 324 (Small Grid)

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1. A widely distributed system consisting of all the cells able to ingest bacteria or colloidal particles etc, except for certain white blood cells.
4. A member of the Semitic speaking people of northern Ethiopia.
10. The compass point that is one point north of due west.
13. (computer science) A coding system that incorporates extra parity bits in order to detect errors.
14. Someone who guards prisoners.
15. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
16. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
17. (botany) Relating to a plant of the family Araceae.
19. Egyptian statesman who became president in 1981 after Sadat was assassinated (born in 1929).
22. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
25. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
28. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
29. Mentally or physically infirm with age.
33. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
34. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
36. A trivial lie.
37. (folklore) A small grotesque supernatural creature that makes trouble for human beings.
41. Affect with wonder.
43. Inspired by a feeling of fearful wonderment or reverence.
45. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
46. The capacitance of a capacitor that has an equal and opposite charge of 1 coulomb on each plate and a voltage difference of 1 volt between the plates.
47. (British) A cup of tea.
49. The second month of the Hindu calendar.
53. Type genus of the family Arcidae.
57. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
58. An ornamental jewelled headdress signifying sovereignty.
61. An associate degree in applied science.
62. (informal) Of the highest quality.
63. A liquid solution that results from elution.
64. Government agency created in 1974 to license and regulate nuclear power plants.
65. A rapid escape (as by criminals).
66. An antifungal and antibiotic (trade names Mycostatin and Nystan) discovered in New York State.
67. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.


1. A large quantity of written matter.
2. A very light brown.
3. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
4. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
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 pipe with a long flexible tube connected to a container where the smoke is cooled by passing through water.
7. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
8. Having any of numerous bright or strong colors reminiscent of the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies.
9. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
10. A blue dyestuff obtained from the woad plant.
11. (Scottish) Bluish-black or gray-blue.
12. An independent agency of the United States government responsible for aviation and spaceflight.
18. (informal) Exceptionally good.
20. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
21. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
23. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
24. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
26. The sound made by a cat (or any sound resembling this).
27. A French abbot.
30. (old-fashioned) At or from or to a great distance.
31. An ancient Egyptian city on the west bank of the Nile opposite Cairo.
32. In bed.
35. A small restaurant where drinks and snacks are sold.
38. In a mildly insane manner.
39. A German style of architecture begun by Walter Gropius in 1918.
40. A byproduct of inflammation.
42. God of death.
44. A doctor's degree in dental surgery.
48. A representation of the Virgin Mary mourning over the dead body of Jesus.
50. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
51. A distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list.
52. Chief port of Yemen.
54. Type genus of the Ranidae.
55. One of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes.
56. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
59. An audiotape recording of sound.
60. The force of workers available.

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