Crossword Puzzle Number 106 (Extra Small Grid)

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ACROSS

1. The law enforcement agency in the Justice Department.
4. A cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie.
8. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
11. A local computer network for communication between computers.
12. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
13. 10 grams.
14. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
16. An esoteric or occult matter that is traditionally secret.
18. Divulge information or secrets.
20. The sixth month of the civil year.
21. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
23. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
26. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
27. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
31. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
35. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
36. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
37. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
38. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
41. The longest division of geological time.
44. An accidental happening.
48. The compass point that is one point south of due west.
49. Type genus of the Nepidae.
50. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
51. How long something has existed.
52. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
53. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.

DOWN

1. Loose or flaccid body fat.
2. Round object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games.
3. Any tree or shrub of the genus Inga having pinnate leaves and showy usually white flowers.
4. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
5. A midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region.
6. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
7. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
8. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
9. Offering fun and gaiety.
10. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
15. A dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived.
17. A small cake leavened with yeast.
19. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
22. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
24. A chronic inflammatory collagen disease affecting connective tissue (skin or joints).
25. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
28. A boy or man.
29. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
30. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
32. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
33. A member of the Himalayan people living in Nepal and Tibet who are famous for their skill as mountaineers.
34. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
39. Open-heart surgery in which the rib cage is opened and a section of a blood vessel is grafted from the aorta to the coronary artery to bypass the blocked section of the coronary artery and improve the blood supply to the heart.
40. A domed or vaulted recess or projection on a building especially the east end of a church.
42. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
43. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
45. A bachelor's degree in naval science.
46. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
47. A piece of furniture that provides a place to sleep.
48. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.

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