Crossword Puzzle Number 528 (Small Grid)

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1. United States sculptor and architect whose public works include the memorial to veterans of the Vietnam War in Washington (born in 1959).
4. A rectangular groove made to hold two pieces together.
10. The local time at the 0 meridian passing through Greenwich, England.
13. (informal) Of the highest quality.
14. Strike with disgust or revulsion.
15. A unit of length of thread or yarn.
16. Informal terms for the mouth.
17. A British doctorate.
19. Italian lawn bowling (played on a long narrow dirt court).
21. (prosody) Of or consisting of iambs.
23. A city of southeastern Mexico.
26. A hard brittle blue-white multivalent metallic element.
27. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
28. (computer science) A standardized language for the descriptive markup of documents.
30. Legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity.
31. A state in midwestern United States.
33. A telegram sent abroad.
35. An organization of independent states to promote international peace and security.
37. A doctor's degree in dental medicine.
40. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
41. Someone who is morally reprehensible.
43. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
44. A light strong gray lustrous corrosion-resistant metallic element used in strong light-weight alloys (as for airplane parts).
45. A small cake leavened with yeast.
48. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
50. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
51. An elaborate song for solo voice.
52. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
55. Sweet pulpy tropical fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds.
61. Used as a Hindi courtesy title.
63. Small tree of dry open parts of southern Africa having erect angled branches suggesting candelabra.
65. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
66. A dark region of considerable extent on the surface of the moon.
69. Type genus of the family Arcidae.
70. A light touch or stroke.
71. An ancient city in northern Portugal.
72. Not only so, but.

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1. Young sheep.
2. The United Nations agency concerned with civil aviation.
3. United States astronomer (1835-1909).
4. (in a digital numeration system) The positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place.
5. Earnest or urgent request.
6. Enlarged prostate.
7. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
8. (Norse mythology) Goddess of old age who defeated Thor in a wrestling match.
9. A soft gray malleable metallic element that resembles tin but discolors on exposure to air.
10. Marked by lack of intellectual depth.
11. (physics) Of or pertaining to a meson.
12. Genus of tropical plants with creeping rootstocks and small umbellate flowers.
18. A form of magnetic resonance imaging of the brain that registers blood flow to functioning areas of the brain.
20. A telephone connection.
22. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
24. Any taillike structure.
25. Slender bristlelike appendage found on the bracts of grasses.
29. An amino acid that is found in the central nervous system.
32. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
34. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
36. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
38. A master's degree in business.
39. A barrier constructed to contain the flow or water or to keep out the sea.
42. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
44. The syllable naming the sixth (submediant) note of a major or minor scale in solmization.
46. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
47. A river in central Italy rising in the Apennines and flowing through Florence and Pisa to the Ligurian Sea.
49. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
53. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
54. An independent agency of the United States government responsible for collecting and coordinating intelligence and counterintelligence activities abroad in the national interest.
56. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery.
57. A three-tone Chadic language.
58. Vice President of the United States under Bill Clinton (born in 1948).
59. A South American shrub whose leaves are chewed by natives of the Andes.
60. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
62. The executive agency that advises the President on the federal budget.
63. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
64. (used of animals especially a horse) Of a moderate reddish-brown color n 1.
67. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
68. A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response.

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