CROSS­WORD 1435

Kuwait Times - - WEEKENDER -

ACROSS

1. Hav­ing or de­not­ing a low vo­cal or in­stru­men­tal range.

5. United States lin­guist whose the­ory of gen­er­a­tive gram­mar re­de­fined the field of lin­guis­tics (born 1928).

12. A state-char­tered sav­ings bank owned by its de­pos­i­tors and man­aged by a board of trustees.

15. Type genus of the fam­ily Ar­ci­dae.

16. A fail­ure to main­tain a higher state.

17. A plant hor­mone pro­mot­ing elon­ga­tion of stems and roots.

18. Fas­tener con­sist­ing of a resinous com­po­si­tion that is plas­tic when warm.

19. The end­ing of a se­ries or se­quence.

20. (of com­plex­ion) Blem­ished by im­per­fec­tions of the skin.

22. Re­lat­ing to the deep­est parts of the ocean (be­low 6000 me­ters).

24. Af­fected man­ners in­tended to im­press others.

26. The lean flesh of a fish sim­i­lar to cod.

27. For­merly a term of re­spect for im­por­tant white Euro­peans in colonial In­dia.

29. Small South Amer­i­can spiny tree with dark crim­son and scar­let flow­ers soli­tary or clus­tered.

30. Be­ing or mov­ing higher in po­si­tion or greater in some value.

32. Make off with be­long­ings of others.

34. Large re­cently ex­tinct long-horned Euro­pean wild ox.

38. A source of oil.

42. Amer­i­can prize­fighter who won the world heavy­weight cham­pi­onship three times (born in 1942).

43. An an­cient Egyp­tian city on the west bank of the Nile op­po­site Cairo.

44. Ab­nor­mally dis­tended es­pe­cially by flu­ids or gas.

47. A soft sil­very me­tal­lic el­e­ment of the al­kali earth group.

49. A dis­rep­utable va­grant.

50. A high wave (of­ten dan­ger­ous) caused by tidal flow (as by col­lid­ing tidal cur­rents or in a nar­row es­tu­ary).

51. The com­pass point mid­way be­tween north­east and east.

52. Af­ter noon.

54. The first month of the year.

55. A con­torted fa­cial ex­pres­sion.

59. Amer­i­can Revo­lu­tion­ary pa­triot.

61. (pre­fix) In­di­cat­ing dif­fer­ence or vari­a­tion.

62. (Baby­lo­nian) God of storms and wind.

65. Be­ing one hun­dred more than three hun­dred.

66. The cap­i­tal and largest city of Zam­bia.

70. Of or re­lat­ing to or func­tion­ing as a phrase.

74. A num­ber of sheets of pa­per fas­tened to­gether along one edge.

75. In­volv­ing the en­tire earth.

78. A de­vice (trade name Aqua-Lung) that lets divers breathe un­der wa­ter.

79. An over­whelm­ing feel­ing of won­der or ad­mi­ra­tion.

80. French revo­lu­tion­ary who was prom­i­nent in the early days of the French Revo­lu­tion (1749-1791).

82. A rapid es­cape (as by crim­i­nals).

83. A work­place for the con­duct of sci­en­tific re­search.

84. A large con­tin­u­ous ex­tent of land.

85. A loose sleeve­less outer gar­ment made from aba cloth.

DOWN

1. A vig­or­ous blow.

2. A par­tic­u­lar geo­graph­i­cal re­gion of in­def­i­nite bound­ary (usu­ally serv­ing some spe­cial pur­pose or distin­guished by its peo­ple or cul­ture or ge­og­ra­phy).

3. A large num­ber or amount.

4. A deep bow.

5. Elec­tronic equip­ment that pro­vides visual im­ages of vary­ing elec­tri­cal quan­ti­ties.

6. Lap that forms a cloth bor­der dou­bled back and stitched down v 1.

7. Ev­er­green trees and shrubs hav­ing oily one-seeded fruits.

8. Pos­sess­ing or us­ing or char­ac­ter­is­tic of or ap­pro­pri­ate to su­per­nat­u­ral pow­ers.

9. A cut of pork ribs with much of the meat trimmed off.

10. A state in mid­west­ern United States.

11. An af­fir­ma­tive.

12. Trop­i­cal Asian star­lings.

13. A branch of the Tai lan­guages.

14. A Chadic lan­guage spo­ken in north­ern Nige­ria.

21. A Euro­pean corvine bird of small or medium size with red legs and glossy black plumage.

23. A go­nado tropic hor­mone that is se­creted by the an­te­rior pi­tu­itary.

25. (Norse mythol­ogy) Wife of Thor and guardian of the home.

28. A bach­e­lor's de­gree in science.

31. Hav­ing a pair of equal and op­po­site charges.

33. A sil­very soft waxy me­tal­lic el­e­ment of the al­kali metal group.

35. Dry red ta­ble wine from the Rioja re­gion of north­ern Spain.

36. A mem­ber of a Tur­kic peo­ple of Uzbek­istan and neigh­bor­ing ar­eas.

37. A river in east­ern France.

39. United States baseball player (born 1925).

40. The func­tion or po­si­tion prop­erly or cus­tom­ar­ily oc­cu­pied or served by another.

41. A light strong brit­tle gray toxic bi­va­lent me­tal­lic el­e­ment.

45. A large fleet.

46. Keep in mind or con­vey as a con­vic­tion or view.

48. Greek god of light.

53. Sloth bears.

56. Genus of tall smooth herbs of forested moun­tains of Europe and Asia mi­nor.

57. (astron­omy) The an­gu­lar dis­tance of a ce­les­tial point mea­sured west­ward along the ce­les­tial equa­tor from the zenith cross­ing.

58. Ra­tio of the hy­potenuse to the op­po­site side.

60. A white triva­lent me­tal­lic el­e­ment.

63. An In­dian tree of the fam­ily Com­bre­taceae that is a source of tim­ber and gum.

64. A unit of dry mea­sure used in Egypt.

67. Scale-like struc­ture be­tween the base of the wing and the hal­ter of a two-winged fly.

68. Cubes of meat mar­i­nated and cooked on a skewer usu­ally with veg­eta­bles.

69. Small ter­res­trial lizard of warm re­gions of the Old World.

71. (com­puter science) A stan­dard­ized lan­guage for the de­scrip­tive markup of doc­u­ments.

72. Pitiable in cir­cum­stances es­pe­cially through aban­don­ment.

73. Any wing­less blood-suck­ing par­a­sitic in­sect noted for abil­ity to leap.

76. Hav­ing un­de­sir­able or neg­a­tive qual­i­ties.

77. A de­fen­sive mis­sile de­signed to shoot down in­com­ing in­ter­con­ti­nen­tal ballistic mis­siles.

81. A very poi­sonous me­tal­lic el­e­ment that has three al­lotropic forms.

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