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1. The fed­eral agency that in­sures res­i­den­tial

mort­gages. 4. (In­dia) Flat pan­cake-like bread cooked on a

grid­dle. 12. In­quire about. 15. The ba­sic unit of money in Al­ba­nia. 16. 5-story-tall di­nosaur. 17. Air­craft land­ing in bad weather in which the pi­lot is talked down by ground con­trol us­ing pre­ci­sion ap­proach radar. 18. A flat wing-shaped process or wing­like part of

an or­gan­ism. 19. En­gage in plot­ting or en­ter into a con­spir­acy,

swear to­gether. 20. The most com­mon com­puter mem­ory which can be used by pro­grams to per­form nec­es­sary tasks while the com­puter is on. 21. A very young child (birth to 1 year) who has

not yet be­gun to walk or talk. 23. (non­tech­ni­cal us­age) A tiny piece of any­thing. 25. Strike with dis­gust or re­vul­sion. 27. City in Su­dan. 29. A soft sil­very metal­lic el­e­ment of the al­kali

metal group. 31. The branch of en­gi­neer­ing science that stud­ies the uses of elec­tric­ity and the equip­ment for power gen­er­a­tion and dis­tri­bu­tion and the con­trol of ma­chines and com­mu­ni­ca­tion. 32. An of­fi­cial pros­e­cu­tor for a ju­di­cial dis­trict. 34. A sweet liq­uid se­cre­tion that is at­trac­tive to

pol­li­na­tors. 38. United States de­signer noted for an in­no­va­tive se­ries of chairs (1907-1978). 40. A small pel­let fired from an air ri­fle or BB gun. 42. A card game sim­i­lar to ecarte. 43. The cor­po­rate ex­ec­u­tive re­spon­si­ble for the

op­er­a­tions of the firm. 44. A city in western Cal­i­for­nia on San Fran­cisco

Bay op­po­site San Fran­cisco. 47. Us­ing speech rather than writ­ing. 48. The sixth month of the civil year. 50. (Welsh) Un­der­world god. 52. A loose sleeve­less outer gar­ment made from

aba cloth. 53. Fudge made with brown sugar and but­ter

and milk and nuts. 56. The cap­i­tal and largest city of Ghana with a

deep-wa­ter port. 59. A slip­per that has no fit­ting around the heel. 60. The cap­i­tal of Western Samoa. 63. Ger­man bi­ol­o­gist and philoso­pher. 65. Of or re­lat­ing to Galileo or his works. 68. Put up with some­thing or some­body un­pleas­ant. 72. Sit­u­ated at an apex. 73. Trop­i­cal Amer­i­can trees with pal­mately com­pound leaves and showy bell-shaped flow­ers. 76. An anx­i­ety dis­or­der char­ac­ter­ized by chronic free-float­ing anx­i­ety and such symp­toms as ten­sion or sweat­ing or trem­bling of light­head­ed­ness or ir­ri­tabil­ity etc that has lasted for more than six months. 77. An enzyme that cat­alyzes the ox­i­da­tion of many body com­pounds (e.g., ep­i­neph­rine and nor­ep­i­neph­rine and sero­tonin). 78. Term used in some clas­si­fi­ca­tions as nearly

equiv­a­lent to the order Co­raci­iformes. 80. Ei­ther of two folds of skin that can be moved

to cover or open the eye. 81. Slen­der bristle­like ap­pendage found on the

bracts of grasses. 82. A river in north­east­ern Brazil that flows gen­er­ally north­ward to the At­lantic Ocean. 83. An agency of the United Na­tions af­fil­i­ated

with the World Bank.

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1. Loose or flac­cid body fat. 2. God­dess of the dead and queen of the un­der­world. 3. Jor­dan's port. 4. Count­ing the num­ber of white and red blood cells and the num­ber of platelets in 1 cu­bic mil­lime­ter of blood. 5. Leaf­less East In­dian vine. 6. English poet and lit­er­ary critic (1822-1888). 7. (pre­fix) Com­ing af­ter. 8. Made of wood of the aspen tree n. 9. Of or re­lat­ing to or char­ac­ter­is­tic of Thai­land of

its peo­ple. 10. Wear­ing a tur­ban. 11. A strong emo­tion. 12. A city in north­ern In­dia. 13. Some­one who works (or pro­vides work­ers)

dur­ing a strike. 14. God of love and erotic de­sire. 22. A fenc­ing sword sim­i­lar to a foil but with a

heav­ier blade. 24. United States an­ar­chist (born in Italy) who with Bar­tolomeo Vanzetti was con­victed of mur­der and in spite of world-wide protest was ex­e­cuted (1891-1927). 26. The ba­sic unit of money in Uruguay. 28. The ba­sic unit of money in Ro­ma­nia. 30. English monk and scholar (672-735). 33. In a com­pe­tent ca­pa­ble man­ner. 35. The state of be­ing un­der the con­trol of an­other per­son. 36. (of farm­land) Ca­pa­ble of be­ing farmed pro­duc­tively. 37. A race be­tween teams. 39. An ut­ter­ance ex­press­ing pain or dis­ap­proval. 41. A de­cree that pro­hibits some­thing. 45. Ti­tle for a civil or mil­i­tary leader (es­pe­cially in

Turkey). 46. The ba­sic unit of money in Zam­bia. 49. Re­lat­ing to modern Greece or its in­hab­i­tants

or its lan­guage n. 51. Genus of trop­i­cal Amer­i­can tim­ber trees. 54. Resin­like sub­stance se­creted by cer­tain lac

in­sects. 55. A Scot­tish word. 57. A high-kick­ing dance of French ori­gin per­formed by a fe­male cho­rus line. 58. A rare heavy poly­va­lent metal­lic el­e­ment that re­sem­bles man­ganese chem­i­cally and is used in some al­loys. 61. Small tree na­tive to the east­ern United States

hav­ing ob­long leaves and fleshy fruit. 62. An an­cient city in Asia Mi­nor that was the site

of the Tro­jan War. 64. Cubes of meat mar­i­nated and cooked on a

skewer usu­ally with veg­eta­bles. 66. An in­hab­i­tant of Lap­p­land. 67. English es­say­ist (1775-1834). 69. Large sweet juicy hy­brid be­tween tan­ger­ine

and grape­fruit hav­ing a thick wrin­kled skin. 70. A sud­den short at­tack. 71. Trop­i­cal starchy tuber­ous root. 74. A pe­riod marked by dis­tinc­tive char­ac­ter or

reck­oned from a fixed point or event. 75. Be­ing one more than two. 79. A hard brit­tle blue-white mul­ti­va­lent metal­lic

el­e­ment.

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