Crossword Puzzle Number 875 (Small Grid)

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1. Syndrome resulting from a serious acute (sometimes fatal) infection associated with the presence of staphylococcus.
4. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
9. A stick that people can lean on to help them walk.
13. Any of various primates with short tails or no tail at all.
14. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
15. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
16. Part of the perianth that is usually brightly colored.
18. A car that is closed and that has front and rear seats and two or four doors.
20. A ductile silvery-white ductile ferromagnetic trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
21. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
23. Type genus of the Certhiidae.
24. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
26. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
27. An informal conversation.
30. United States neuroscientist noted for his studies of the neural basis of vision (born in 1926).
31. Being one more than fifty.
34. Occurring at the beginning.
37. A protocol developed for the internet to get data from one network device to another.
38. Suggestive of the supernatural.
40. Fiddler crabs.
41. Not only so, but.
43. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
44. A doctor's degree in dental medicine.
48. (electronics) Of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input.
52. Lower in esteem.
56. A summary that repeats the substance of a longer discussion.
59. Fleshy folds of tissue as those surrounding the mouth.
60. The use of nuclear magnetic resonance of protons to produce proton density images.
61. The cardinal number that is the sum of eight and one.
63. The syllable naming the sixth (submediant) note of a major or minor scale in solmization.
64. Surface layer of ground containing a matt of grass and grass roots.
65. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
66. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.

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1. (military) Signal to turn the lights out.
2. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work.
3. Stalk of a moss capsule.
4. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
5. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
6. System of measurement based on centimeters and grams and seconds.
7. Of or like a cecum.
8. Yellow-fever mosquitos.
9. Either of the corners of the eye where the upper and lower eyelids meet.
10. A public promotion of some product or service.
11. Medium-sized tree having glossy lanceolate leaves.
12. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
17. At or near or toward the stern of a ship or tail of an airplane.
19. With playful slyness or roguishness.
22. A small cake leavened with yeast.
25. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
28. Belonging to some prior time.
29. Monotypic genus of palms of Australasia.
31. (computer science) A data transmission rate (bits/second) for modems.
32. Electronic warfare undertaken to insure effective friendly use of the electromagnetic spectrum in spite of the enemy's use of electronic warfare.
33. A soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element.
35. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
36. The biblical name for ancient Syria.
39. A country north of Ethiopia on the Red Sea.
40. Yellow-fever mosquitos.
42. Goddess of the dead and queen of the underworld.
45. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
46. English monk and scholar (672-735).
47. A Russian river.
49. Roman Emperor notorious for his monstrous vice and fantastic luxury (was said to have started a fire that destroyed much of Rome in 64) but the Empire remained prosperous during his rule (37-68).
50. Harsh or corrosive in tone.
51. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
53. (prefix) Indicating difference or variation.
54. The granite-like rocks that form the outermost layer of the earth's crust.
55. An ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure equal to about a bushel.
57. An inflammatory complication of leprosy that results in painful skin lesions on the arms and legs and face.
58. Tag the base runner to get him out.
62. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.

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