CROSS­WORD 2109

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ACROSS

1. Air­craft land­ing in bad weather in which the pi­lot is talked down by ground con­trol us­ing pre­ci­sion ap­proach radar.

4. Of or re­lat­ing to or in the man­ner of the play­wright Hen­rik Ib­sen.

12. A United States unit of weight equiv­a­lent to 2000 pounds.

15. A rapid es­cape (as by crim­i­nals).

16. A na­tion in Asia.

17. Any of var­i­ous pri­mates with short tails or no tail at all.

18. (zo­ol­ogy) Per­tain­ing to alu­lae.

20. In such a man­ner as could not be oth­er­wise.

21. A sharp hand ges­ture (re­sem­bling a blow).

22. English the­o­ret­i­cal physi­cist who ap­plied rel­a­tiv­ity the­ory to quan­tum me­chan­ics and pre­dicted the ex­is­tence of an­ti­mat­ter and the positron (19021984).

24. A sub­stance de­rived from amyg­dalin.

26. An atom hav­ing a va­lence of one.

28. Noisy talk.

29.The work of car­ing for or at­tend­ing to

some­one or some­thing.

32. A Rus­sian unit of length (1.067 km).

38. In bed.

40. Large bur­row­ing ro­dent of South and Cen­tral Amer­ica.

41. The United Na­tions agency con­cerned with civil avi­a­tion.

43. Any of the short curved hairs that grow from the edges of the eye­lids.

44. Sit­u­ated at an apex.

46. A Chadic lan­guage spo­ken south of Lake Chad.

47. A sweet­ened bev­er­age of di­luted fruit juice.

50. A unit of ab­sorbed ion­iz­ing ra­di­a­tion equal to 100 ergs per gram of ir­ra­di­ated ma­te­rial.

51. A card game played in casi­nos in which two or more pun­ters gam­ble against the banker.

53. Mix up or con­fuse.

54. Lu­di­crously odd.

55. An awk­ward stupid per­son.

58. Ex­pe­ri­enc­ing or show­ing sor­row or un­hap­pi­ness.

59. Lack­ing self-con­fi­dence.

61. A less than av­er­age tide oc­cur­ring at the first and third quar­ters of the moon.

63. An or­ga­ni­za­tion of coun­tries formed in 1961 to agree on a com­mon pol­icy for the sale of pe­tro­leum.

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

72. Any of var­i­ous long-tailed ro­dents sim­i­lar to but larger than a mouse.

76. A river in north cen­tral Switzer­land that runs north­east into the Rhine.

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

78. A cut of pork ribs with much of the meat trimmed off.

79. An agency of the United Na­tions af­fil­i­ated with the World Bank. 80.The longer of the two tele­graphic sig­nals used in Morse code.

81. Genus of trop­i­cal Amer­i­can tim­ber trees.

82. A young woman mak­ing her de­but into so­ci­ety.

DOWN

1. Show­ing or caus­ing joy and plea­sure.

2. City in south­west­ern Colom­bia in a rich agri­cul­tural area.

3. An Asian river be­tween China and Rus­sia.

4. Small trop­i­cal Amer­i­can tree bear­ing ed­i­ble plum­like fruit.

5. A room or es­tab­lish­ment where al­co­holic drinks are served over a counter.

6. A gray lus­trous metal­lic el­e­ment of the rare earth group.

7.The com­pass point that is one point

north of due east.

8. Pe­riod ex­tend­ing from Dec. 24 to Jan. 6. 9.The con­tent of cog­ni­tion.

10. An of­fi­cer who acts as mil­i­tary as­sis­tant to a more se­nior of­fi­cer.

11. Of­fen­sive or even (of per­sons) ma­li­cious.

12. A land­locked moun­tain­ous repub­lic in south­east cen­tral Asia north of Afghanistan.

13. A translu­cent min­eral con­sist­ing of hy­drated sil­ica of vari­able color. 14.The com­pass point that is one point

east of north­east.

19.The 12th let­ter of the He­brew al­pha­bet.

23. A room equipped with toi­let fa­cil­i­ties.

25. Marked by ex­ces­sive en­thu­si­asm for and in­tense de­vo­tion to a cause or idea.

27. Show in, or as in, a pic­ture.

30. A port city in south­west­ern Iran.

31. Sur­gi­cally re­move a part of a struc­ture or an or­gan.

33. Frame­work for hold­ing ob­jects.

34. Some­one who works (or pro­vides work­ers) dur­ing a strike.

35. The ba­sic unit of money in Western Samoa.

36. An es­o­teric or oc­cult mat­ter that is tra­di­tion­ally se­cret.

37. Com­pelled forcibly by an out­side agency.

39. Queen of Eng­land as the 6th wife of Henry VIII (1512-1548).

42. A game played with play­ing cards.

45. French cabaret singer (1915-1963).

48. Ger­man or­gan­ist and con­tra­pun­tist (1685-1750).

49.The ba­sic unit of money in Bangladesh.

52. (com­puter sci­ence) A kind of com­puter ar­chi­tec­ture that has a large num­ber of in­struc­tions hard coded into the cpu chip.

56. The cap­i­tal of Tur­key.

57. A smooth-tex­tured sausage of minced beef or pork usu­ally smoked.

60. Any of the equal por­tions into which the cap­i­tal stock of a cor­po­ra­tion is di­vided and own­er­ship of which is ev­i­denced by a stock cer­tifi­cate.

62. An in­for­mal term for a fa­ther.

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

65. Make an etch­ing of.

66. (trade­mark) A tinned lun­cheon meat made largely from pork.

67. Chief port of Ye­men.

69. Set down ac­cord­ing to a plan.

70. (of a young an­i­mal) Aban­doned by its mother and raised by hand.

71. An Ara­bic speak­ing per­son who lives in Ara­bia or North Africa.

73.The residue that re­mains when some­thing is burned.

74. A se­cret agent hired by a state to ob­tain (mil­i­tary) in­for­ma­tion about its en­e­mies or by a busi­ness to ob­tain in­dus­trial se­crets from com­peti­tors.

75. A loose sleeve­less outer gar­ment made from aba cloth.

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