Crossword Puzzle Number 505 (Small Grid)

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1. Any of various strong liquors distilled from the fermented sap of toddy palms or from fermented molasses.
5. An persistent and contagious disease of the skin causing inflammation and itching and loss of hair.
10. Of southern Europe.
13. Acute ulceration of the mucous membranes of the mouth or genitals.
14. Any plant of the genus Erica.
15. (computer science) A measure of how densely information is packed on a storage medium.
16. A strategically located monarchy on the southern and eastern coasts of the Arabian Peninsula.
17. Bar temporarily.
18. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
19. Inability to use or understand language (spoken or written) because of a brain lesion.
22. The federal agency that insures residential mortgages.
26. A bachelor's degree in theology.
29. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
30. Tropical American feather palm having a swollen spiny trunk and edible nuts.
34. Occurring or payable every year.
36. The lower house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland.
37. Sheet that forms a distinct (usually flat) section or component of something.
41. The law enforcement agency in the Justice Department.
42. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
43. (Greek mythology) One of the three Graces.
44. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
46. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
49. (India) Flat pancake-like bread cooked on a griddle.
56. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
57. South African plant widely cultivated for its showy pure white spathe and yellow spadix.
59. A small cake leavened with yeast.
60. An undergarment worn by women to support their breasts.
61. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
63. A member of a Mayan people of southwestern Guatemala.
64. God of the earth.
65. Surveying instrument consisting of the upper movable part of a theodolite including the telescope and its attachments.
66. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.


1. Small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns.
2. An easy victory.
3. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
4. Valuable fiber plant of East Indies now widespread in cultivation.
5. The quality of being mediate.
6. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
7. Horny projecting mouth of a bird.
8. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
9. The sense organ for hearing and equilibrium.
10. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829).
11. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work.
12. A linear unit (1/6 inch) used in printing.
20. Be going to.
21. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
23. Before noon.
24. A clique that seeks power usually through intrigue.
25. Being nine more than ninety.
27. A collection of objects laid on top of each other.
28. Something causes misery or death.
31. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
32. Top part of an apron.
33. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
35. A summary that repeats the substance of a longer discussion.
38. Aerobic rod-shaped spore-producing bacterium.
39. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
40. A cord that is drawn through eyelets or around hooks in order to draw together two edges (as of a shoe or garment).
45. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
47. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
48. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
50. Swift timid long-eared mammal larger than a rabbit having a divided upper lip and long hind legs.
51. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
52. An official language of the Republic of South Africa.
53. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
54. A unit of magnetomotive force equal to 0.7958 ampere-turns.
55. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
58. A boy or man.
62. A public promotion of some product or service.

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