CROSS­WORD 1465

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1. An en­zyme that cat­alyzes the ox­i­da­tion of many body com­pounds (e.g., ep­i­neph­rine and nor­ep­i­neph­rine and sero­tonin). 4. Any shrub or tree of the genus Banksia hav­ing al­ter­nate leath­ery leaves apetalous yel­low flow­ers of­ten in showy heads and cone­like fruit with winged seeds. 11. A Bri­tish im­pe­rial ca­pac­ity mea­sure (liq­uid or dry) equal to 4 gills or 568.26 cu­bic cen­time­ters. 15. Black-and-white short-necked web­footed div­ing bird of north­ern seas. 16. Of or re­lat­ing to the an­cient Ara­maic lan­guages. 17. Type genus of the Acer­aceae. 18. Feed, care for, and rear young birds for flight. 19. A method of self-de­fense with­out weapons that was de­vel­oped in China and Ja­pan. 21. Hor­mone se­creted by the pos­te­rior pi­tu­itary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve end­ings in the hy­po­thal­a­mus. 22. The cap­i­tal and largest city of Bangladesh. 24. Re­sem­bling the new moon in shape. 26. En­ter into a list of prospec­tive ju­rors. 28. A large fleet. 32. Firmly fas­tened or se­cured against open­ing. 35. Any of numer­ous lo­cal fer­til­ity and na­ture deities wor­shipped by an­cient Semitic peo­ples. 36. A long thin fluffy scarf of feath­ers or fur. 38. Some­one who asks a ques­tion. 39. A man who is a stupid fool. 47. A yel­low triva­lent metal­lic el­e­ment of the rare earth group. 48. The sense or­gan for hear­ing and equi­lib­rium. 50. The con­di­tion of hav­ing no arms. 54. Type genus of the fam­ily Ar­ci­dae. 55. A landowner who leases to oth­ers. 59. The in­ner and longer of the two bones of the hu­man fore­arm. 62. Give life-like qual­i­ties to. 65. Ruffed grouse. 68. Pro­vide with clothes or put clothes on. 69. 100 avos equal 1 pat­aca. 70. A non­s­teroidal anti-in­flam­ma­tory drug (trade name Cli­no­ril). 72. A benev­o­lent as­pect of Devi. 73. (Bri­tish) Your grand­mother. 74. Tuber­ous or rhi­zoma­tous herba­ceous peren­ni­als. 75. A fe­male per­son who has the same par­ents as an­other per­son.

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1. A Chadic lan­guage spo­ken south of Lake Chad. 2. A Scot­tish word. 3. An en­dorse­ment. 4. Cap­i­tal and largest city of Iraq. 5. A par­tic­u­lar ge­o­graph­i­cal re­gion of in­def­i­nite bound­ary (usu­ally serv­ing some spe­cial pur­pose or distin­guished by its peo­ple or cul­ture or ge­og­ra­phy). 6. A sil­very soft waxy metal­lic el­e­ment of the al­kali metal group. 7. A met­ric unit of length equal to 1000 me­ters (or 0.621371 miles). 8. A moun­tain peak in the Andes in Bo­livia (21,391 feet high). 9. Be­ing one more than two. 10. Non­s­teroidal anti-in­flam­ma­tory drug (trade names Acu­lar and To­radol) that is ad­min­is­tered only in­tra­mus­cu­larly. 11. Hurt or up­set. 12. Of or re­lat­ing to a seizure or con­vul­sion. 13. A struc­ture in which an­i­mals lay eggs or give birth to their young. 14. Con­sis­tent with fact or re­al­ity. 20. The month fol­low­ing May and pre­ced­ing July. 23. Cubes of meat mar­i­nated and cooked on a skewer usu­ally with veg­eta­bles. 25. A manser­vant who acts as a per­sonal at­ten­dant to his em­ployer. 27. Man­u­fac­tured in stan­dard sizes to be shipped and as­sem­bled else­where. 29. Fol­lower of Rasta­far­i­an­ism. 30. A per­son who makes things. 31. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B anti­gens. 33. A na­tive or in­hab­i­tant of Iran. 34. A genus of Plo­cei­dae. 37. A light strong brit­tle gray toxic bi­va­lent metal­lic el­e­ment. 40. A wall hang­ing of heavy hand­wo­ven fab­ric with pic­to­rial de­signs. 41. A male monarch or em­peror (es­pe­cially of Rus­sia prior to 1917). 42. (usu­ally plu­ral) The state of hav­ing re­flex spasms of the di­aphragm ac­com­pa­nied by a rapid clo­sure of the glot­tis pro­duc­ing an au­di­ble sound. 44. Late Juras­sic car­niv­o­rous di­nosaur. 45. A river in south­east­ern France. 46. The syl­la­ble nam­ing the fourth (sub­dom­i­nant) note of the di­a­tonic scale in solmiza­tion. 49. A genus of Old World mints of the fam­ily Labi­atae. 51. Ex­haled breath. 52. De­signer drug de­signed to have the ef­fects of am­phet­a­mines (it floods the brain with sero­tonin) but to avoid the drug laws. 53. A state in north cen­tral United States. 56. A sta­tis­ti­cal method for mak­ing si­mul­ta­ne­ous com­par­isons be­tween two or more means. 57. A fine strong sheer silky fab­ric made of silk or rayon or ny­lon. 58. Dwell (ar­chaic). 60. The mother-in-law of Ruth whose story is told in the Book of Ruth in the Old Tes­ta­ment. 61. A Chadic lan­guage spo­ken in north­ern Nige­ria and closely re­lated to Hausa. 63. The tem­plate for pro­tein syn­the­sis. 64. Type genus of the Al­ci­dae com­pris­ing solely the ra­zor­bill. 66. God of the un­der­world. 67. A rapid es­cape (as by crim­i­nals). 71. Be­ing one more than fifty.

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