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ACROSS 1. Tag the base run­ner to get him out. 4. A mem­ber of the Siouan peo­ple for­merly

liv­ing in the Caroli­nas. 11. Liver or meat or fowl finely minced or

ground and var­i­ously sea­soned. 15. A con­stel­la­tion in the southern hemi­sphere near Te­le­scopium and Norma. 16. En­tan­gle or catch in in or as if in a mesh. 17. Of or re­lat­ing to or char­ac­ter­is­tic of the Repub­lic of Chad or its peo­ple or lan­guage. 18. Lack­ing or de­prive of the sense of hear­ing

wholly or in part. 19. A hard gray lus­trous metal­lic el­e­ment that

is highly cor­ro­sion-re­sis­tant. 20. A process of us­ing up or con­sum­ing again. 22. An as­so­ciate de­gree in ap­plied science. 25. A de­cree that pro­hibits some­thing. 27. An in­for­mal term for a fa­ther. 29. A stu­dent en­rolled in (or grad­u­ated from)

Eton Col­lege. 34. An­cient Greek or Ro­man gal­ley or war­ship

hav­ing three tiers of oars on each side. 38. (Ir­ish) The sea per­son­i­fied. 39. (Old Tes­ta­ment) The fourth son of Ja­cob who was fore­bear of one of the tribes of Is­rael. 41. (as­tron­omy) An in­dis­tinct sur­face fea­ture of Mars once thought to be a sys­tem of chan­nels. 42. A per­son who lacks good judg­ment. 44. An es­o­teric or oc­cult mat­ter that is tra­di­tion­ally se­cret. 45. The largest con­ti­nent with 60% of the

earth's pop­u­la­tion. 46. A Hindu prince or king in In­dia. 48. The sound made by a gen­tle blow. 49. Any of var­i­ous plants of the genus Senna hav­ing pin­nately com­pound leaves and showy usu­ally yel­low flow­ers. 51. Lit­tle known Ka­maru­pan lan­guages. 54. A ve­hi­cle mounted on run­ners and pulled

by horses or dogs. 56. (Bri­tish) A wa­ter­proof rain­coat made of

rub­ber­ized fab­ric. 58. The cap­i­tal and largest city of Ye­men. 60. A Kwa lan­guage spo­ken in Ghana and the

Ivory Coast. 62. Amer­i­can nov­el­ist (1909-1955). 65. A small faint zo­di­a­cal con­stel­la­tion in the

southern hemi­sphere. 67. A Chadic lan­guage spo­ken south of Lake

Chad. 71. A mem­ber of the east­ern branch of the

Sioux. 74. The cap­i­tal of Egypt and the largest city in

Africa. 76. The act of slow­ing down or fall­ing be­hind. 77. Be­ing five more than one hun­dred fifty. 78. Lack­ing nat­u­ral ease. 80. 4-wheeled mo­tor ve­hi­cle. 81. Grass mowed and cured for use as fod­der. 82. The main land mass of a coun­try or con­ti­nent. 83. A flat wing-shaped process or wing­like

part of an or­gan­ism.

DOWN 1. A quan­tity of no im­por­tance. 2. A par­tic­u­lar ge­o­graph­i­cal re­gion of in­def­i­nite bound­ary (usu­ally serv­ing some spe­cial pur­pose or dis­tin­guished by its peo­ple or cul­ture or geography). 3. South African term for `boss'. 4. A duc­tile gray metal­lic el­e­ment of the lan­thanide se­ries. 5. (pre­fix) Op­po­site or op­pos­ing or neu­tral­iz­ing. 6. A male monarch or em­peror (es­pe­cially of

Rus­sia prior to 1917). 7. An as­so­ciate de­gree in nurs­ing. 8. A per­son who is un­der the pro­tec­tion or in

the cus­tody of an­other. 9. An abil­ity to understand a broad range of

top­ics. 10. (zo­ol­ogy) Per­tain­ing to alu­lae. 11. A pro­por­tion mul­ti­plied by 100. 12. Ac­cord­ing to the Old Tes­ta­ment he was a pa­gan king of Is­rael and hus­band of Jezebel (9th cen­tury BC). 13. The ba­sic unit of money in Bangladesh. 14. Any place of com­plete bliss and de­light

and peace. 21. A tri­cy­cle (usu­ally pro­pelled by ped­alling). 23. Amer­i­can prize­fighter who won the world heavy­weight cham­pi­onship three times (born in 1942). 24. An­gu­lar dis­tance above the hori­zon (es­pe­cially of a ce­les­tial ob­ject). 26. A col­or­less ex­plo­sive liq­uid that is volatile

and poi­sonous and foul-smelling. 28. An Ara­bic speak­ing per­son who lives in

Ara­bia or North Africa. 30. Any of sev­eral herbs of the genus Dip­sacus na­tive to the Old World hav­ing flower heads sur­rounded by spiny bracts. 31. Peren­nial north­ern tem­per­ate plant with toothed leaves and heads of small pur­plish-white flow­ers. 32. Slightly open. 33. Ctenophores lack­ing ten­ta­cles. 35. Re­lated on the mother's side. 36. A port city and re­sort in An­dalu­sia in

southern Spain on the Mediter­ranean. 37. Any of nu­mer­ous ven­omous fanged snakes of warmer parts of both hemi­spheres. 40. Jor­dan's port. 43. Tele­phone set with the mouth­piece and

earpiece mounted on a sin­gle han­dle. 47. Of or re­lat­ing to Ja­maica (the is­land or the

coun­try) or to its in­hab­i­tants. 50. Ti­tle for a civil or mil­i­tary leader (es­pe­cially

in Tur­key). 52. Egg-shaped terra-cotta wind in­stru­ment

with a mouth­piece and fin­ger holes. 53. Lo­cated at or near the back of an an­i­mal. 55. Half the width of an em. 57. A sil­very soft waxy metal­lic el­e­ment of the

al­kali metal group. 59. A sil­very duc­tile metal­lic el­e­ment found

pri­mar­ily in baux­ite. 61. The Ti­beto-Bur­man lan­guage spo­ken in

the Thai­land and Burmese bor­der­lands. 63. Offering fun and gai­ety. 64. A feel­ing of grudg­ing ad­mi­ra­tion and de­sire to have some­thing pos­sessed by an­other. 66. (crim­i­nal law) Money that must be for­feited by the bonds­man if an ac­cused per­son fails to ap­pear in court for trial. 68. Type genus of the Al­ci­dae com­pris­ing solely the razorbill. 69. Any of nu­mer­ous lo­cal fer­til­ity and na­ture deities wor­shipped by an­cient Semitic peo­ples. 70. A city in north­ern In­dia. 72. Elec­tronic war­fare un­der­taken un­der direct con­trol of an op­er­a­tional com­man­der to lo­cate sources of ra­di­ated elec­tro­mag­netic en­ergy for the pur­pose of im­me­di­ate threat recog­ni­tion. 73. The 7th let­ter of the Greek al­pha­bet. 75. Not di­vis­i­ble by two. 79. A state in New Eng­land.

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