Crossword Puzzle Number 156 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. (Scotland) A small loaf or roll of soft bread.
4. The atmosphere above a nation and deemed to be under its jurisdiction.
12. Tag the base runner to get him out.
15. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.
16. Associated with or performed by civilians as contrasted with the military.
17. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
18. The capital of Nationalist China.
20. Any bundle of nerve fibers running to various organs and tissues of the body.
21. An electrically charged particle.
22. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
25. The 11th letter of the Greek alphabet.
27. Moderate in type or degree or effect or force.
28. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
30. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
31. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
36. An industrial town in north central Alabama.
40. A decree that prohibits something.
41. English monk and scholar (672-735).
43. Large genus of Australian evergreen shrubs or small trees with large daisylike flowers.
44. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
46. (folklore) Fairies that are somewhat mischievous.
47. God of fire.
49. North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean.
51. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
52. A store that sells cheap ready-made clothing.
54. A genus of Scolopacidae.
56. Type and only genus of the family Tytonidae.
57. A soft silvery metallic element of the rare earth group.
58. United States historian who wrote a nine volume history of the people of the United States (1852-1932).
60. 30 to 300 kilohertz.
62. Being nine more than ninety.
63. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
64. Type genus of the Sphyrnidae.
68. (plural) Hosts or armies.
73. Type genus of the Clupeidae.
76. The cry made by sheep.
77. An associate degree in applied science.
78. A cut of pork ribs with much of the meat trimmed off.
80. A slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water.
81. A bachelor's degree in naval science.
82. A large estate in Spanish-speaking countries.
83. (folklore) Fairies that are somewhat mischievous.

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1. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
2. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
3. A small bottle that contains a drug (especially a sealed sterile container for injection by needle).
4. (informal) Of the highest quality.
5. Being one more than two.
6. A motorized wheeled vehicle used for camping or other recreational activities.
7. In the Arabian Nights a hero who tells of the fantastic adventures he had in his voyages.
8. Humble request for help.
9. Affected manners intended to impress others.
10. Someone who dwells in a cave.
11. The compass point midway between northeast and east.
12. Submerged aquatic plant having narrow leaves and small flowers.
13. Highly excited.
14. Something causes misery or death.
19. Drought-resistant Asiatic treelike shrub bearing pleasantly acid small red edible fruits commonly used in sherbets.
23. A public promotion of some product or service.
24. Fleshy spore-bearing inner mass of e.g. a puffball or stinkhorn.
26. A state in southeastern India on the Bay of Bengal (south of Andhra Pradesh).
29. With self-possession (especially in times of stress).
32. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
33. Used as a Hindi courtesy title.
34. Medium-sized penguins occurring in large colonies on the Adelie coast of Antarctica.
35. A salt used especially in baking powder.
37. Station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods.
38. Being one more than seven.
39. Small creatures resembling pieces of fuzzy rope.
42. Praise, glorify, or honor.
45. A village in eastern Ireland (northwest of Dublin).
48. The sciences concerned with gathering and manipulating and storing and retrieving and classifying recorded information.
50. Somewhat arid.
53. A small vascular growth on the surface of a mucous membrane.
55. A law passed by US Congress to prevent employees from being injured or contracting diseases in the course of their employment.
59. Military barracks in a garrison town.
61. Not stale or old.
65. A series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished.
66. Czechoslovakian religious reformer who anticipated the Reformation.
67. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery.
69. A small cake leavened with yeast.
70. A slender double-reed instrument.
71. (aeronautical) Pertaining to the tail section of a plane.
72. Consisting of one of two equivalent parts in value or quantity.
74. The use of nuclear magnetic resonance of protons to produce proton density images.
75. (used informally) Very small.
79. A radioactive element of the actinide series.

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