CROSSWORD 1762

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1. 100 puls equal 1 afghani.

4. Move out of an un­safe lo­ca­tion into safety.

12. Gone by.

15. The United Na­tions agency con­cerned with the in­ter­ests of la­bor.

16. A river that rises in north­east­ern New Mex­ico and flows east­ward into Ok­la­homa where it be­comes a trib­u­tary of the Arkansas River.

17. (Ir­ish) An­cient Ir­ish god (prob­a­bly a god of the sun).

18. Type genus of the Al­ci­dae com­pris­ing solely the ra­zor­bill.

20. Any of var­i­ous types of fold formed by dou­bling fab­ric back upon it­self and then press­ing or stitch­ing into shape.

22. The ba­sic mon­e­tary unit in many coun­tries.

23. A meta­bolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.

24. A French ab­bot.

25. A white soft metal­lic el­e­ment that tar­nishes read­ily.

28. Trop­i­cal Amer­i­can tree grown in south­ern United States hav­ing a whitish pink­tinged fruit.

30. In­for­mal terms for a mother.

32. The cap­i­tal and largest city of Bangladesh.

34. A home­less child who has been aban­doned and roams the streets.

37. Be against.

40. Shrub bear­ing oval-fruited kumquats.

41. Any plant of the genus Ber­ge­nia.

45. A sil­very duc­tile metal­lic el­e­ment found pri­mar­ily in baux­ite.

46. A mem­ber of an Al­go­nquian peo­ple liv­ing in cen­tral Canada.

47. Any of var­i­ous small bit­ing flies.

50. A repub­lic in cen­tral Europe.

51. (in­for­mal) Of the high­est qual­ity.

55. (Akka­dian) God of wis­dom.

56. A his­tor­i­cal re­gion on north­west­ern In­dia and north­ern Pak­istan.

59. The act of trav­el­ing by foot.

60. French film­maker (1908-1982).

62. Green­wich Mean Time up­dated with leap sec­onds.

63. A Ja­panese woman trained to en­ter­tain men with con­ver­sa­tion and singing and danc­ing.

65. (Baby­lo­nian) God of storms and wind.

68. Struc­tural mem­ber con­sist­ing of a con­tin­u­ous hor­i­zon­tal tim­ber form­ing the low­est mem­ber of a frame­work or sup­port­ing struc­ture.

71. A hid­den stor­age space (for money or pro­vi­sions or weapons).

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

75. The time dur­ing which some­one's life con­tin­ues.

77. Port city of Den­mark in east­ern Jut­land.

78. Ex­hibit­ing or re­stored to vig­or­ous good health.

81. An in­flated feel­ing of pride in your su­pe­ri­or­ity to oth­ers.

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

83. The holy city of Shi­ite Mus­lims.

84. Ro­man god­dess of night.

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1. French cabaret singer (1915-1963).

2. (Norse mythol­ogy) One of the Ae­sir known for his beauty and skill with bow and skis.

3. Re­lat­ing to or ap­pli­ca­ble to or con­cerned with the ad­min­is­tra­tion of a city or town or dis­trict rather than a larger area.

4. An in­ter­na­tional or­ga­ni­za­tion of Euro­pean coun­tries formed af­ter World War II to re­duce trade bar­ri­ers and in­crease co­op­er­a­tion among its mem­bers.

5. Denot­ing a quan­tity con­sist­ing of six items or units.

6. The ba­sic unit of elec­tric cur­rent adopted un­der the Sys­tem In­ter­na­tional d'Unites.

7. A high-crowned black cap (usu­ally made of felt or sheep­skin) worn by men in Turkey and Iran and the Cau­ca­sus.

8. The chief solid com­po­nent of mam­malian urine.

9. A penin­sula be­tween the Red Sea and the Per­sian Gulf.

10. Con­sti­tut­ing the full quan­tity or ex­tent.

11. Half the width of an em.

12. A state in the south­east­ern United States on the Gulf of Mex­ico.

13. An­te­lope with white mark­ings like a har­ness and twisted horns.

14. Look at with amorous in­ten­tions.

19. A mys­ti­cal or al­le­gor­i­cal in­ter­pre­ta­tion (es­pe­cially of Scrip­ture).

21. The oc­cur­rence of a change for the worse.

26. Chief port of Ye­men.

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

29. Ti­tle for a civil or mil­i­tary leader (es­pe­cially in Turkey).

31. A short syn­op­sis.

33. Be­ing one hun­dred more than three hun­dred.

35. A hos­tel for pil­grims in Turkey.

36. Large Indian an­te­lope.

38. Clean with one's bill, of birds.

39. A toxic non­metal­lic el­e­ment re­lated to sul­fur and tel­lurium.

42. One of the five ma­jor classes of im­munoglob­u­lins.

43. Again but in a new or dif­fer­ent way.

44. The usu­ally cylin­dri­cal cen­tral vas­cu­lar por­tion of the axis of a vas­cu­lar plant.

48. Mov­ing or still pic­tures in con­trast­ing col­ors that ap­pear three-di­men­sional when su­per­im­posed.

49. An ex­pres­sion of greet­ing.

52. The el­e­men­tary stages of any sub­ject (usu­ally plu­ral).

53. Nar­row wood or metal or plas­tic run­ners used for glid­ing over snow.

54. Es­sen­tial oil or per­fume ob­tained from flow­ers.

57. The south­ern part of the an­cient Pales­tine suc­ceed­ing the king­dom of Ju­dah.

58. A highly un­sta­ble ra­dioac­tive el­e­ment (the heav­i­est of the halo­gen se­ries).

61. A city in west­ern Ger­many near the Dutch and Bel­gian bor­ders.

64. A burn cause by hot liq­uid or steam.

66. Dearly loved.

67. (usu­ally fol­lowed by `to') Hav­ing the nec­es­sary means or skill or know-how or author­ity to do some­thing.

69. The con­tent of cog­ni­tion.

70. A girl or young woman who is un­mar­ried.

72. French poet and nov­el­ist and drama­tist.

73. Type and only genus of the fam­ily Eso­ci­dae.

76. The syl­la­ble nam­ing the fifth (dom­i­nant) note of any mu­si­cal scale in solmiza­tion.

79. Di­a­betes caused by a rel­a­tive or ab­so­lute de­fi­ciency of in­sulin and char­ac­ter­ized by polyuria.

80. A state in mid­west­ern United States.

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