Crossword Puzzle Number 728 (Small Grid)

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1. The compass point that is one point east of due south.
4. The second largest continent.
10. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
13. Affectedly modest or shy especially in a playful or provocative way.
14. A unit of apothecary weight equal to an eighth of an ounce or to 60 grains.
15. An ugly evil-looking old woman.
16. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
17. In this place or thing or document.
18. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
19. (informal) Exceptionally good.
21. The branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication.
22. A household sieve (as for flour).
24. An edge tool used to cut and shape wood.
27. Small dry indehiscent fruit with the seed distinct from the fruit wall.
30. A colorless odorless gaseous element that give a red glow in a vacuum tube.
31. A blind god.
35. A Hindu disciple of a swami.
36. Pay too much.
38. Brief episode in which the brain gets insufficient blood supply.
41. An extension at the end and at right angles to the main building.
42. Fig tree of India noted for great size and longevity.
45. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
47. An informal term for a father.
49. Using speech rather than writing.
51. The basic unit of money in Equatorial Guinea.
53. Type genus of the family Arcidae.
57. Valuable fiber plant of East Indies now widespread in cultivation.
58. Make a gurgling sound as of liquid issuing from a bottle.
61. An associate degree in applied science.
62. (informal) Of the highest quality.
63. Wear away.
65. Government agency created in 1974 to license and regulate nuclear power plants.
66. (meaning literally `born') Used to indicate the maiden or family name of a married woman.
67. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
68. A doctor's degree in preventive medicine.


1. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
2. Old World wild swine having a narrow body and prominent tusks from which most domestic swine come.
3. Long-bodied long-tailed tropical American wildcat.
4. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.
5. The withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid.
6. Not widely known.
7. Water frozen in the solid state.
8. The third month of the civil year.
9. Of or related to the amnion or characterized by developing an amnion.
10. Stairway in India leading down to a landing on the water.
11. An enclosure made or wire or metal bars in which birds or animals are kept.
12. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
20. A Gaelic-speaking Celt in Ireland or Scotland or the Isle of Man.
23. Of a temperature scale that registers the freezing point of water as 32 degrees F and the boiling point as 212 degrees F at one atmosphere of pressure.
25. A nucleic acid consisting of large molecules shaped like a double helix.
26. Small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns.
28. The 22nd letter of the Greek alphabet.
29. A collection of objects laid on top of each other.
32. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
33. A fine grained mineral having a soft soapy feel and consisting of hydrated magnesium silicate.
34. Type genus of the Hylidae.
37. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
39. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
40. (of tempo) Fast n 1.
41. Water frozen in the solid state.
43. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in Iowa and Minnesota and Missouri.
44. Manufactured in standard sizes to be shipped and assembled elsewhere.
46. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
48. With rapid movements.
49. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
50. Mild cream-colored Dutch cheese shaped in balls.
52. Hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella.
54. The basic unit of money in South Africa.
55. The lean flesh of a fish that is often farmed.
56. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
59. A workplace for the conduct of scientific research.
60. God of the earth.
64. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.

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