Crossword Puzzle Number 771 (Small Grid)

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ACROSS

1. An Indian unit of length having different values in different localities.
5. 1,000 baiza equal 1 riyal-omani.
10. Being one more than one.
13. (Norse mythology) Goddess of old age who defeated Thor in a wrestling match.
14. A chock or bar wedged under a wheel or between the spokes to prevent a vehicle from rolling down an incline.
15. The most common computer memory which can be used by programs to perform necessary tasks while the computer is on.
16. Power to control.
18. An enclosure made or wire or metal bars in which birds or animals are kept.
19. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
20. An alloy of copper and zinc (and sometimes arsenic) used to imitate gold in cheap jewelry and for gilding.
22. Citadel of Moscow, housing the offices of the Russian government.
24. Again but in a new or different way.
26. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
27. A Chadic language spoken in the Mandara mountains in Cameroon.
30. Type genus of the Hylidae.
33. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
34. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
36. The syllable naming the fourth (subdominant) note of the diatonic scale in solmization.
37. The square of a body of any size of type.
38. Any of the Hindu sacred writing.
40. Toward the mouth or oral region.
42. Of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand of its people.
43. A period of time containing 365 (or 366) days.
44. A fraudulent business scheme.
46. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
47. 10 grams.
48. The cry made by sheep.
50. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
53. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
55. Feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and being unable to roar.
58. A vehicle resembling a bicycle but having skis instead of wheels.
61. Bug of temperate regions that infests especially beds and feeds on human blood.
62. 300 to 3000 megahertz.
63. A sheet or band of fibrous connective tissue separating or binding together muscles and organs etc.
66. A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event.
67. The airforce of Great Britain.
68. United States comedian and film actor (1880-1946).
69. Water that has condensed on a cool surface overnight from water vapor in the air.

DOWN

1. (British slang) An absolute certainty.
2. A spread made chiefly from vegetable oils and used as a substitute for butter.
3. Being of delicate or slender build.
4. In the Arabian Nights a hero who tells of the fantastic adventures he had in his voyages.
5. A bachelor's degree in science.
6. A drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (Aspirin and Phenacetin and Caffeine).
7. A republic in the Middle East in western Asia.
8. The capital of Croatia.
9. American novelist (1909-1955).
10. Felt hat with a creased crown.
11. Gully or streambed in North Africa and the Middle East that remains dry except during rainy season.
12. A strategically located monarchy on the southern and eastern coasts of the Arabian Peninsula.
17. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
21. United States food manufacturer who (with his brother) developed a breakfast cereal of crisp flakes of rolled and toasted wheat and corn.
23. (Hinduism) Term of respect for a Brahmin sage.
25. A state in northwestern United States on the Pacific.
28. On or toward the lee.
29. A quantity of no importance.
31. A soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element.
32. Type genus of the Amiidae.
35. An archaic name for Easter or Passover.
39. A unit of dry measure used in Egypt.
41. The district occupied entirely by the city of Washington.
45. A member of the Circassian people living east of the Black Sea.
49. (of complexion) Blemished by imperfections of the skin.
51. A Loloish language.
52. A Berber living in northern Morocco.
53. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
54. Harsh or corrosive in tone.
56. A unit of area (4840 square yards) used in English-speaking countries.
57. The process whereby heat changes something from a solid to a liquid.
59. Not in operation or operational.
60. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
64. A toxic nonmetallic element related to sulfur and tellurium.
65. Being ten more than one hundred forty.

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