CROSSWORD 1466

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ACROSS

1. A bach­e­lor's de­gree in naval sci­ence. 4. Type genus of the Co­raci­idae. 12. A health re­sort near a spring or at the sea­side. 15. Resin­like sub­stance se­creted by cer­tain lac

in­sects. 16. Us­ing a pro­noun or other pro-word in­stead

of re­peat­ing a word. 17. A ro­tat­ing disk shaped to con­vert cir­cu­lar

into lin­ear mo­tion. 18. Ti­tle for a civil or mil­i­tary leader (es­pe­cially

in Turkey). 19. Around the anus. 20. A loose sleeve­less outer gar­ment made

from aba cloth. 21. A small cake leav­ened with yeast. 23. Wild or seedling sweet cherry used as stock

for graft­ing. 24. (In­dia) Usu­ally in com­bi­na­tion. 26. Air­craft land­ing in bad weather in which the pi­lot is talked down by ground con­trol us­ing pre­ci­sion ap­proach radar. 27. Ar­ranged in a se­quence of grades or ranks. 29. A frame­work that holds the panes of a win­dow in the win­dow frame. 36. A name that has been as­sumed tem­po­rar­ily. 38. A white metal­lic el­e­ment that burns with a

bril­liant light. 39. An iconic men­tal rep­re­sen­ta­tion. 41. Small rounded bread either plain or sweet. 42. Hav­ing help. 45. An Ara­bic speak­ing per­son who lives in

Ara­bia or North Africa. 46. A flat wing-shaped process or wing­like part

of an or­gan­ism. 47. A woman sahib. 48. A benev­o­lent as­pect of Devi. 49. A port in north­west­ern Is­rael on the Bay of

Acre. 51. Highly ex­cited. 53. Harsh or cor­ro­sive in tone. 56. Qui­etly in con­ceal­ment. 57. Ger­man or­gan­ist and con­tra­pun­tist (16851750). 60. Large bam­boo hav­ing thick-walled culms. 61. A sud­den short at­tack. 65. City rec­og­nized by the United States as the

cap­i­tal of the Ivory Coast. 67. Usu­ally elon­gate clus­ter of flow­ers along the main stem in which the flow­ers at the base open first. 69. Above av­er­age in size or num­ber or quan­tity or mag­ni­tude or ex­tent. 70. Wild sheep of semidesert re­gions in cen­tral

Asia. 74. Per­tain­ing to or con­sti­tut­ing a base or

ba­sis. 75. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the tal­ipot palm

used in In­dia for writ­ing pa­per. 76. A mere wish, un­ac­com­pa­nied by ef­fort to

ob­tain. 78. An agency of the United Na­tions af­fil­i­ated

with the World Bank. 79. An im­ple­ment used to pro­pel or steer a

boat. 80. A drug (trade name Atabrine) used to treat cer­tain worm in­fes­ta­tions and once used to treat malaria. 81. (sports) The chief of­fi­cial (as in box­ing or Amer­i­can foot­ball) who is ex­pected to en­sure fair play.

DOWN

1. Di­vulge in­for­ma­tion or se­crets. 2. Ka­maru­pan lan­guages spo­ken in north­east­ern In­dia and west­ern Burma. 3. Some­one who works (or pro­vides work­ers)

dur­ing a strike. 4. A tight-fit­ting head­dress. 5. Lake in north­west­ern Rus­sia near the bor­der

with Fin­land. 6. Not widely known. 7. The cap­i­tal of West­ern Samoa. 8. An event that oc­curs when some­thing passes from one state or phase to an­other. 9. An elec­tri­cally charged par­ti­cle. 10. A mem­ber of a wide­spread group of Amerindi­ans liv­ing in north­east­ern South Amer­ica. 11. Food mix­tures either ar­ranged on a plate or tossed and served with a moist dress­ing. 12. A burn cause by hot liq­uid or steam. 13. A meta­bolic acid found in yeast and liver

cells. 14. A woman hired to suckle a child of some­one else. 22. Ti­tle for a civil or mil­i­tary leader (es­pe­cially

in Turkey). 25. A sub­sidiary propo­si­tion that is as­sumed to be true in or­der to prove an­other propo­si­tion. 28. A hooked hand tool used to pre­pare the

seams of a boat for oakum. 30. Scale-like struc­ture be­tween the base of the wing and the hal­ter of a two-winged fly. 31. A moun­tain peak in the south­ern Si­nai

Penin­sula (7,500 feet high). 32. A fraud­u­lent busi­ness scheme. 33. A frac­tional mon­e­tary unit in Bangladesh

and In­dia and Nepal and Pak­istan. 34. Small ter­res­trial lizard of warm re­gions of

the Old World. 35. Bar tem­po­rar­ily. 37. Wood of a sumac. 40. Wild sheep of north­ern Africa. 43. (Ir­ish) Chief god of the Tuatha De Danann. 44. A la­borer who digs. 50. King of Saudi Ara­bia since 1982 (born in

1922). 52. Span­ish poet and drama­tist (1898-1936). 54. A hos­tel for pil­grims in Turkey. 55. A Chadic lan­guage spo­ken in Chad. 58. A promon­tory in north­ern Morocco op­po­site the Rock of Gi­bral­tar. 59. A roll of to­bacco for smok­ing. 62. (Norse mythol­ogy) The chief race of gods

liv­ing at As­gard. 63. Any of a class of or­ganic com­pounds that

con­tain the di­va­lent radical -CONHCO-. 64. Cof­fee with the caf­feine re­moved. 66. An is­land in In­done­sia south of Bor­neo. 68. Make amends for. 71. A white linen litur­gi­cal vest­ment with

sleeves. 72. (Ir­ish) The sea per­son­i­fied. 73. Be­ing one more than two. 77. A state in east cen­tral United States.

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