ACROSS 1. Hawaiian dish of taro root pounded to a paste and often allowed to ferment. 4. A disorder of the lips marked by scaling and fissures at the corners of the mouth. 12. Counting the number of white and red blood cells and the number of platelets in 1 cubic millimeter of blood. 15. A drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (Aspirin and Phenacetin and Caffeine). 16. Marked by great carelessness. 17. A column of light (as from a beacon). 18. (usually followed by `to' or `for') On the point of or strongly disposed. 19. A belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school. 20. Of a leaf or bean shape resembling the shape of kidney. 22. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae. 25. Inability to stand due to muscular incoordination. 26. A unit of length of thread or yarn. 30. A state in north central United States. 32. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun. 33. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine. 34. An agency of the United Nations responsible for programs to aid education and the health of children and mothers in developing countries. 37. Distilled rather than fermented. 40. A workplace for the conduct of scientific research. 42. A benevolent aspect of Devi. 43. A game whose object is to form words from a group of randomly chosen letters. 45. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light. 47. Having a toe or toes of a specified kind. 48. Remaining after all deductions. 49. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth. 51. A bachelor's degree in theology. 54. A metric unit of volume equal to one tenth of a liter. 55. The father of your father or mother. 57. Struck with fear, dread, or consternation. 60. The time that has elapsed. 61. A heading that names a statute or legislative bill. 63. A partly sheltered anchorage. 64. A unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters. 66. A metallic element having four allotropic forms. 68. Not in operation or operational. 71. Forming or set at an angle. 75. The 19th letter of the Greek alphabet. 77. Type genus of the Alaudidae. 79. The eighth month of the civil year. 81. A defensive missile designed to shoot down incoming intercontinental ballistic missiles. 82. Succulent carpet-forming plant having small brilliant reddish-pink flowers. 84. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural). 85. The cry made by sheep. 86. A great raja. 87. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
1. (football) Of advancing the ball by throwing it. 2. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum. 3. Of or relating to a seizure or convulsion. 4. A unit of pressure. 5. Other than what is under consideration or implied. 6. The shape of a raised edge of a more or less circular object. 7. A long-playing phonograph record. 8. The rate at which red blood cells settle out in a tube of blood under standardized conditions. 9. Relatively low in price or charging low prices. 10. The largest of the four main islands of Japan. 11. Putting something (as a literary work) into publishable form. 12. Cut or used for cutting crosswise or across the grain. 13. Capital city of the Apulia region on the Adriatic coast. 14. (classical architecture) A molding for a cornice. 21. A sheet or band of fibrous connective tissue separating or binding together muscles and organs etc. 23. Locate and correct errors in a computer program code. 24. A mountain range in western Russia extending from the arctic to the Caspian Sea. 27. Away from the mouth or oral region. 28. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element. 29. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma. 31. Informal terms for money. 35. Worn away as by water or ice or wind. 36. United States comedian and film actor (1880-1946). 38. An Arab country on the peninsula of Qatar. 39. The capital of Morocco. 41. Date used in reckoning dates before the supposed year Christ was born. 44. Genus of sticky herbs with yellow flowers open in morning or evening but closed in bright light. 46. A nucleotide derived from adenosine that occurs in muscle tissue. 50. A system of timekeeping that defines the beginning and length and divisions of the year. 52. A city in northwestern Somalia. 53. Having or covered with or accompanied by blood. 56. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools. 58. The 17th letter of the Hebrew alphabet. 59. The act of slowing down or falling behind. 62. Any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.. 65. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite. 67. A small cake leavened with yeast. 69. Found on a farm. 70. Any wingless blood-sucking parasitic insect noted for ability to leap. 72. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology. 73. A very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk. 74. Type genus of the family Arcidae. 76. A benevolent aspect of Devi. 78. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus. 80. Noisy talk. 83. A person who announces and plays popular recorded music.