Crossword Puzzle Number 137 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Not in good physical or mental health.
4. A state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico.
11. The act of rising upward into the air.
15. An inflammatory disease of connective tissue with variable features including fever and weakness and fatigability and joint pains and skin lesions on the face or neck or arms.
16. Having a mental age of between eight and twelve years.
17. An inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin.
18. A local computer network for communication between computers.
19. The segment of the public that is easily influenced by mass media (chiefly British).
20. A British doctorate.
21. Pose a threat to.
23. A heavy silvery toxic univalent and bivalent metallic element.
25. Belonging to or derived from or associated with a divine power.
26. British philologist and writer (born in South Africa) (1892-1973).
29. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
30. (possibly Roman) Goddess of horses and mules and asses.
33. A port city in southern Kenya on a coral island in a bay of the Indian Ocean.
37. Some point in the air.
39. A ruler of the Inca Empire (or a member of his family).
42. A fatal disease of cattle that affects the central nervous system.
43. The basic unit of money in Albania.
44. Inability to coordinate voluntary muscle movements.
48. Armor plate that protects the chest.
50. Proboscis worms.
51. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
52. The posterior part of the mandible that is more or less vertical.
54. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
55. Having a sophisticated charm.
57. A chronic inflammatory collagen disease affecting connective tissue (skin or joints).
58. A transuranic element that has not been found in nature.
60. A proinflammatory cytokine that is produced by white blood cells (monocytes and macrophages).
61. Obvious and dull.
64. Sometimes classified as member of order Taxales.
68. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
69. Remove from the bar.
72. A Bantu language spoken by the Chaga people in northern Tanzania.
73. An affirmative.
74. A manually operated device to correct the operation of an automatic device.
76. A widely distributed system consisting of all the cells able to ingest bacteria or colloidal particles etc, except for certain white blood cells.
77. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.
78. A great raja.
79. An insecticide that is also toxic to animals and humans.

DOWN

1. A small island.
2. An extensive grassy and nearly treeless plain (especially in Latin America).
3. United States tennis player (born in Czechoslovakia) who won several singles championships.
4. Genus of widely distributed agarics that have white spores and are poisonous with few exceptions.
5. English physicist who studied electromagnetic radiation and was a pioneer of radiotelegraphy (1851-1940).
6. A republic in southwestern Asia.
7. Old World wild swine having a narrow body and prominent tusks from which most domestic swine come.
8. The part of the nervous system of vertebrates that controls involuntary actions of the smooth muscles and heart and glands.
9. An unpredictable outcome that is unfortunate.
10. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
11. A person who lacks good judgment.
12. United States biochemist (born in Spain) who studied the biological synthesis of nucleic acids (born in 1905).
13. A blue dye obtained from plants or made synthetically.
14. Have confidence or faith in.
22. Jordan's port.
24. A legendary creature resembling a tiny old man.
27. Rich and superior in quality.
28. Black tropical American cuckoo.
31. The third month of the civil year.
32. A republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula.
34. Lake in northwestern Russia near the border with Finland.
35. United States neoclassical architect (1847-1909).
36. The act of scanning.
38. A dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived.
40. (Old Testament) The minister of the Persian emperor who hated the Jews and was hanged for plotting to massacre them.
41. A round shape formed by a series of concentric circles.
45. A famous chief of the Shawnee who tried to unite Indian tribes against the increasing white settlement (1768-1813).
46. Testacean rhizopods.
47. The hip and buttock and upper thigh in human beings.
49. Type genus of the Sulidae.
53. Not often.
56. Regional and archaic.
59. Rock star and drummer for the Beatles (born in 1940).
62. In bed.
63. United States writer noted for his droll epigrams (1902-1971).
65. An elaborate song for solo voice.
66. Advanced in years.
67. Situated in or facing or moving toward the east.
70. Any of various coarse shrubby plants of the genus Iva with small greenish flowers.
71. An undergarment worn by women to support their breasts.
75. A person who announces and plays popular recorded music.

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