Crossword Puzzle Number 408 (Small Grid)

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1. The capital and largest city of Japan.
4. The act of washing yourself (or another person).
10. A federal agency established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products.
13. The upper side of the thighs of a seated person.
14. Agreement with a statement or proposal to do something.
15. Either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open the eye.
16. Fermented alcoholic beverage similar to but heavier than beer.
17. Deer grass.
18. A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event.
19. A rechargeable battery with a nickel cathode and a cadmium anode.
21. A member of one of the four divisions of the prehistoric Greeks.
24. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
25. A French abbot.
28. A card game in which players bet against the dealer on the cards he will draw from a dealing box.
31. Of deserts of northern Africa and southern Asia.
34. Type genus of the Gavidae.
37. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
38. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
40. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
41. A notable achievement.
45. The United Nations agency concerned with civil aviation.
46. The federal agency that insures residential mortgages.
47. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
51. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
55. Wild sheep of northern Africa.
60. An associate degree in applied science.
61. A self-funded retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement.
62. Wool of the alpaca.
64. Government agency created in 1974 to license and regulate nuclear power plants.
65. Payment due by the recipient on delivery.
66. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
67. A doctor's degree in preventive medicine.


1. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
2. Surrealist Spanish painter (1904-1989).
3. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
4. A person who is under the protection or in the custody of another.
5. The residue that remains when something is burned.
6. The compass point midway between south and southeast.
7. The cardinal number that is the sum of five and one.
8. An agency of the United Nations responsible for programs to aid education and the health of children and mothers in developing countries.
9. A major god.
10. To run away.
11. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
12. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
20. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
22. A city in northern India.
23. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
26. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
27. (Scotland) A slope or hillside.
29. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
30. Rounded like an egg.
32. Being ten more than one hundred forty.
33. The dynasty that ruled much of Manchuria and northeastern China from 947 to 1125.
35. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
36. Someone who engages in arbitrage (who purchases securities in one market for immediate resale in another in the hope of profiting from the price differential).
39. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
42. African tree with edible yellow fruit resembling mangos.
43. Someone who is morally reprehensible.
44. The cry made by sheep.
48. The basic monetary unit of most members of the European Union (introduced in 1999).
49. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
50. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
52. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on land.
53. The lean flesh of a fish that is often farmed.
54. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
56. A light touch or stroke.
57. A corporation's first offer to sell stock to the public.
58. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
59. Tag the base runner to get him out.
63. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.

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