Crossword Puzzle Number 726 (Small Grid)

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1. The act of slowing down or falling behind.
4. Norwegian writer of novels (1859-1952).
10. Of southern Europe.
13. A Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds.
14. A medicated lozenge used to soothe the throat.
15. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
16. The narrowing of the body between the ribs and hips.
18. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
19. Tag the base runner to get him out.
20. A unit of current equal to 10 amperes.
21. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
22. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
24. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
29. A river that rises in northern Colombia and flows generally eastward to the Orinoco in central Venezuela.
33. Alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae.
35. An Eskimo hut.
36. How long something has existed.
37. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
40. An informal term for a father.
42. A woolen cap of Scottish origin.
43. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
44. Tropical New World lizard with a long tail and large rectangular scales on the belly and a long tail.
46. Marked by practical hardheaded intelligence.
51. 1 species.
55. A former British gold coin worth 21 chillings.
56. Either of two large African antelopes of the genus Taurotragus having short spirally twisted horns in both sexes.
57. A master's degree in library science.
58. To fix or set securely or deeply.
61. Wife of Ramachandra.
62. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
63. A genus of Ploceidae.
64. A town in north central Oklahoma.


1. Australian moundbird.
2. Jordan's port.
3. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
4. A protocol (utilizing TCP) to transfer hypertext requests and information between servers and browsers.
5. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
6. A port city in southern Kenya on a coral island in a bay of the Indian Ocean.
7. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
8. 300 to 3000 megahertz.
9. (comparative of `near') Being the one of two that is less distant in space.
10. God of fire.
11. Singing jazz.
12. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
17. Perennial mountain rice native to Mediterranean region and introduced into North America.
23. A means of serving.
25. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
26. Any of a group of enzymes (trade name Lactaid) that hydrolyze lactose to glucose and galactose.
27. In bed.
28. The executive agency that advises the President on the federal budget.
30. Large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin.
31. Wearing or provided with clothing.
32. A sensation (as of a cold breeze or bright light) that precedes the onset of certain disorders such as a migraine attack or epileptic seizure.
34. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
38. Cooked in steam.
39. The boy whose upbringing was described by Jean-Jacques Rousseau.
41. Chief port of Yemen.
45. Coarse edible red seaweed.
46. A hard malleable ductile silvery metallic element that is resistant to corrosion.
47. A Polynesian rain dance performed by a woman.
48. (computer science) A kind of computer architecture that has a relatively small set of computer instructions that it can perform.
49. Shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain.
50. Fallow deer.
52. Most important element.
53. The basic unit of money in Peru.
54. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
59. A bachelor's degree in religion.
60. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.

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