Crossword Puzzle Number 790 (Small Grid)

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1. A federation of North American labor unions that merged with the Congress of Industrial Organizations in 1955.
4. A member of a North American Indian people living around the mouth of the Colorado river.
10. The bill in a restaurant.
13. The dialect of Chinese spoken in Canton and neighboring provinces and in Hong Kong and elsewhere outside China.
14. Surveying instrument consisting of the upper movable part of a theodolite including the telescope and its attachments.
15. A benevolent aspect of Devi.
16. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
17. A chain of connected ideas or passages or objects so arranged that each member is closely related to the preceding and following members (especially a series of patristic comments elucidating Christian dogma).
18. An unforeseen obstacle.
19. Australian shrubs and small trees with evergreen usually spiny leaves and dense clusters of showy flowers.
21. A city of northern Poland near the mouth of the Vistula River on a gulf of the Baltic Sea.
23. A former monetary unit in Great Britain.
25. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
26. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
32. German hero.
34. A large fleet.
37. Squash bugs.
38. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
40. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
41. The syllable naming the fifth (dominant) note of any musical scale in solmization.
46. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
48. A festival featuring African-American culture.
52. American professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934).
56. A river in southeastern Australia that flows generally northwest to join the Darling River.
57. The act of scanning.
60. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
61. Starch resembling sago that is obtained from cuckoopint root.
63. Payment due by the recipient on delivery.
64. Wood heaped for burning a dead body as a funeral rite.
65. A communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia.
66. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.


1. An Indian nursemaid who looks after children.
2. A family of languages of the Fula people of west Africa in the sub-Sahara regions from Senegal to Chad.
3. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
4. Tropical American tree producing cacao beans.
5. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
6. A large and densely populated urban area.
7. A lyric poem with complex stanza forms.
8. (plate tectonic theory) A hypothetical continent including all the landmass of the earth prior to the Triassic period when it split into Laurasia and Gondwanaland.
9. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
10. A circular segment of a curve.
11. A doctor's degree in musical arts.
12. A coffee cake flavored with orange rind and raisins and almonds.
20. The principal evil jinni in Islamic mythology.
22. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
24. A nonmetallic largely pentavalent heavy volatile corrosive dark brown liquid element belonging to the halogens.
27. A river in central Italy rising in the Apennines and flowing through Florence and Pisa to the Ligurian Sea.
28. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
29. Small beads made from polished shells and formerly used as money by native Americans.
30. A republic in central Europe.
31. A small cake leavened with yeast.
33. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
35. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
36. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
39. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
42. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
43. The federal agency that insures residential mortgages.
44. A legendary creature resembling a tiny old man.
45. A type of submachine gun that is designed and manufactured in Israel.
47. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
49. Marked by keen caution and watchful prudence.
50. An Asian river between China and Russia.
51. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
53. Framework for holding objects.
54. A slender double-reed instrument.
55. A quantity of no importance.
58. The 22nd letter of the Greek alphabet.
59. Slender bristlelike appendage found on the bracts of grasses.
62. A white trivalent metallic element.

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