Crossword Puzzle Number 861 (Small Grid)

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1. Wearing or provided with clothing.
5. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
10. An honorary degree in science.
13. A sandal attached to the foot by a thong over the toes.
14. A mountain range in western Russia extending from the arctic to the Caspian Sea.
15. The organ of sight (`peeper' is an informal term for `eye').
16. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
17. Offering fun and gaiety.
19. The capital of Morocco.
20. All the weapons and equipment that a country has.
24. A Kwa language spoken by the Yoruba people in southwestern Nigeria.
27. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
28. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
31. (Greek mythology) Daughter of Zeus and Demeter.
33. Date used in reckoning dates before the supposed year Christ was born.
35. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
36. Relating to or characteristic of a tribe.
40. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
41. Cereal grass widely cultivated for its grain.
42. Tropical American feather palm having a swollen spiny trunk and edible nuts.
45. A metallic element having four allotropic forms.
46. A promontory in northern Morocco opposite the Rock of Gibraltar.
47. A very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk.
52. A unit of elastance equal to the reciprocal of a farad.
55. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
58. A Hindu prince or king in India.
59. A bachelor's degree in theology.
60. Speak in a nasal voice.
62. Someone who is morally reprehensible.
63. Grass mowed and cured for use as fodder.
64. A situation in golf where an opponent's ball blocks the line between your ball and the hole.
65. A unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters.

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1. A male monarch or emperor (especially of Russia prior to 1917).
2. A globular water bottle used in Asia.
3. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
4. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
5. General term for any insect or similar creeping or crawling invertebrate.
6. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
7. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
8. A cigar made with light-colored tobacco.
9. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
10. The upper house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland.
11. (classical architecture) A molding for a cornice.
12. Made of fir or pine.
18. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
21. A gray lustrous metallic element of the rare earth group.
22. A telegram sent abroad.
23. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
25. (Greek mythology) Daughter of Zeus and Demeter.
26. In or relating to or obtained from urine.
29. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
30. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
32. Lower in esteem.
34. Loose or flaccid body fat.
37. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
38. An alloy of mercury with another metal (usually silver) used by dentists to fill cavities in teeth.
39. Harsh or corrosive in tone.
43. (botany) Of or relating to the axil.
44. A percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance.
48. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
49. Being or befitting or characteristic of an infant.
50. Stairway in India leading down to a landing on the water.
51. Posing no difficulty.
52. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
53. Slightly open.
54. A golf shot that curves to the right for a right-handed golfer.
56. A bachelor's degree in naval science.
57. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
61. 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.

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