Crossword Puzzle Number 824 (Small Grid)

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ACROSS

1. The basic unit of electric current adopted under the System International d'Unites.
4. Advance evidence for.
10. Extremely pleasing.
13. Step on it.
14. Grow teeth.
15. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
16. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
17. Genus of erect herbs of the Middle East having showy flowers.
19. Someone who bakes commercially.
21. The face or front of a building.
24. An esoteric or occult matter that is traditionally secret.
28. (Babylonian) A demigod or first man.
32. Annoy constantly.
34. A humorous anecdote or remark.
35. Being ten more than one hundred ninety.
36. Shading consisting of multiple crossing lines.
41. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
42. All the animal life in a particular region.
45. Large dark brown North American arboreal carnivorous mammal.
48. English poet and literary critic (1822-1888).
49. A Hebrew prophet in the Old Testament who opposed the worship of idols.
53. A summary that repeats the substance of a longer discussion.
56. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
57. (Babylonian) The sky god.
58. (anatomy) Opposite to or away from the mouth.
60. British informal term.
61. Any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes.
62. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
63. (Judaism) Sacred chest where the ancient Hebrews kept the two tablets containing the Ten Commandments.
64. A colloid in a more solid form than a sol.

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1. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
2. Tropical Asian starlings.
3. Of a period of maximal use or demand or activity.
4. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
5. A logarithmic unit of sound intensity equal to 10 decibels.
6. Numbered or proceeding by tens.
7. A member of the Shoshonean people of Utah and Colorado and New Mexico.
8. Soreness and warmth caused by friction.
9. 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.
10. A tax on employees and employers that is used to fund the Social Security system.
11. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
12. A very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk.
18. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
20. A river in central Europe that arises in northwestern Czechoslovakia and flows northward through Germany to empty into the North Sea.
22. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
23. (law) A defense by an accused person purporting to show that he or she could not have committed the crime in question.
25. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
26. A bachelor's degree in religion.
27. The eleventh month of the civil year.
29. Largest known toad species.
30. Queen of England as the 6th wife of Henry VIII (1512-1548).
31. American novelist (1909-1955).
33. The syllable naming the fourth (subdominant) note of the diatonic scale in solmization.
37. A Loloish language.
38. Small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns.
39. A high-crowned black cap (usually made of felt or sheepskin) worn by men in Turkey and Iran and the Caucasus.
40. A person forced to flee from home or country.
43. A particular environment or walk of life.
44. (biology) Any hook-shaped process or part.
46. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
47. Scale-like structure between the base of the wing and the halter of a two-winged fly.
50. An island in Indonesia south of Borneo.
51. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
52. One who works hard at boring tasks.
54. A pass between mountain peaks.
55. A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event.
59. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
60. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.

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