Crossword Puzzle Number 391 (Small Grid)

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1. Inquire about.
4. The world's largest desert (3,500,000 square miles) in North Africa.
10. A master's degree in library science.
13. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
14. Any of various spiny trees or shrubs of the genus Acacia.
15. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
16. (Old Testament) The minister of the Persian emperor who hated the Jews and was hanged for plotting to massacre them.
18. (Norse mythology) God of thunder and rain and farming.
19. A nucleic acid that transmits genetic information from DNA to the cytoplasm.
20. (Babylonian) A demigod or first man.
21. A student enrolled in (or graduated from) Eton College.
23. An associate degree in applied science.
24. Either extremity of something that has length.
25. A male monarch or emperor (especially of Russia prior to 1917).
33. The property of being large in mass.
34. Someone who is morally reprehensible.
37. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
39. A public promotion of some product or service.
40. Well matched.
41. Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean.
45. A collection of objects laid on top of each other.
47. A light touch or stroke.
48. Informal terms for a mother.
51. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
53. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
57. Jordan's port.
59. Lacking or deprive of the sense of hearing wholly or in part.
62. A resource.
63. The federal agency that insures residential mortgages.
64. A member of an agricultural people of southern India.
66. A unit of pressure.
67. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
68. A port city in southwestern Iran.
69. A proportion multiplied by 100.
70. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.

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1. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
2. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
3. God of love and erotic desire.
4. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
5. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
6. Headdress that protects the head from bad weather.
7. A dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain.
8. Troublemaker who participates in a violent disturbance of the peace.
9. American professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934).
10. A member of a rural Finnish people living in eastern Russia.
11. A Russian river.
12. The act of scanning.
17. Remote and separate physically or socially.
22. A yellow trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
26. A strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared.
27. (old-fashioned) At or from or to a great distance.
28. The cry made by sheep.
29. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
30. (of champagne) Extremely dry.
31. The fleshy part of the human body that you sit on.
32. Type genus of the Hylidae.
35. Goddess of the dead and queen of the underworld.
36. Jordan's port.
38. Any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species.
42. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
43. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
44. A bachelor's degree in religion.
46. A genus of Ploceidae.
47. A very light colorless element that is one of the six inert gasses.
49. A Loloish language.
50. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
52. A small ball with a hole through the middle.
54. An inhabitant of Lappland.
55. (computer science) A kind of computer architecture that has a large number of instructions hard coded into the cpu chip.
56. A nearly horizontal passage from the surface into a mine.
58. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
60. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
61. A device for creating a current of air by movement of a surface or surfaces.
65. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.

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