Crossword Puzzle Number 131 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
5. (Judaism) An eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem.
12. The second day of the week.
15. A state in the western United States.
16. Proceed or issue forth, as from a source.
17. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
18. (New Testament) The sages who visited Jesus and Mary and Joseph shortly after Jesus was born.
19. Put in a new, usually larger, pot, as of a plant that has grown.
20. (architecture) Forming or resembling an arch.
22. Member of the stage crew in charge of properties.
24. After noon.
25. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
26. The 17th letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
27. A series of mental images and emotions occurring during sleep.
30. A state in midwestern United States.
31. Glazed yeast-raised doughnut-shaped roll with hard crust.
34. A member of the branch of Islam that accepts the first four caliphs as rightful successors to Mohammed.
37. Openly declared as such.
39. (botany) Of or relating to the axil.
41. Fairly small terrestrial ferns of tropical America.
42. A Kwa language spoken by the Yoruba people in southwestern Nigeria.
45. A human limb.
46. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
47. A person forced to flee from home or country.
51. Large family of important mostly marine food fishes.
54. Of a cask or barrel.
55. Before noon.
56. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
57. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
59. Blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi.
60. Informal terms for a mother.
62. A region of Malaysia in northeastern Borneo.
64. A public promotion of some product or service.
66. North American plant having large leaves and yellowish green flowers growing in racemes.
70. A mask with a filter protects the face an lungs against poisonous gases.
74. An elaborate song for solo voice.
75. Narrow and long and pointed.
78. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
79. A city in southeastern South Korea.
80. A river in the east central United States.
81. A barrier constructed to contain the flow or water or to keep out the sea.
82. Being the one previously mentioned or spoken of.
83. Not capable of being swayed or diverted from a course.
84. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.

DOWN

1. A lump on the body caused by a blow.
2. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
3. The villain in William Shakespeare's tragedy who tricked Othello into murdering his wife.
4. A member of an Algonquian people who lived west of Lake Superior.
5. Queen of the Olympian gods in ancient Greek mythology.
6. A sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury.
7. A period of time spent sleeping.
8. Not open.
9. The capital and largest city of Nepal.
10. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
11. (of persons) Highest in rank or authority or office.
12. Joint capital (with Riyadh) of Saudi Arabia.
13. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
14. A quantity of no importance.
21. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
23. A noisy riotous fight.
28. (anatomy) A fold or wrinkle or crease.
29. Destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle.
32. Evergreen Indian shrub with vivid yellow flowers whose bark is used in tanning.
33. A gland in which gametes (sex cells) are produced.
35. Living quarters reserved for wives and concubines and female relatives in a Muslim household.
36. A large fleet.
38. An informal term for a father.
40. A narrow thin strip of wood used as backing for plaster or to make latticework.
43. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
44. Decapod having eyes on short stalks and a broad flattened carapace with a small abdomen folded under the thorax and pincers.
48. Husk of a pea.
49. Indian chief and founder of the Powhatan confederacy of tribes in Eastern Virginia.
50. English scholastic philosopher and assumed author of Occam's Razor (1285-1349).
52. Being nine more than ninety.
53. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
58. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
61. Any of a group of heavenly spirits under the god Anu.
63. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
65. (Irish) Chief god of the Tuatha De Danann.
67. The chief solid component of mammalian urine.
68. (computer science) A data transmission rate (bits/second) for modems.
69. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery.
71. A subdivision of a larger religious group.
72. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
73. God of love and erotic desire.
76. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
77. (computer science) Memory whose contents can be accessed and read but cannot be changed.

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