Crossword Puzzle Number 168 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
4. Central part of a plant ovule.
12. The cry made by sheep.
15. The second day of the week.
16. Place a value on.
17. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
18. A large vase that usually has a pedestal or feet.
19. The act of ceding.
20. A church associated with a monastery or convent.
22. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
24. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
26. A British peer ranking below a Marquess and above a Viscount.
27. The friend of Phintias who pledged his life that Phintias would return (4th century BC).
29. Capital and largest city of Indonesia.
31. Having come or been brought to a conclusion.
34. The last (12th) month of the year.
35. Commercially important fish of the North American Pacific coast.
38. A substance produced by the hypothalamus that is capable of accelerating the secretion of a given hormone by the anterior pituitary gland.
39. On a ship, train, plane or other vehicle.
43. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
44. (informal) Of the highest quality.
46. A sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow).
47. A unit of magnetomotive force equal to 0.7958 ampere-turns.
48. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
50. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
51. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
53. Any of numerous low-growing cushion-forming plants of the genus Draba having rosette-forming leaves and terminal racemes of small flowers with scapose or leafy stems.
56. The dialect of Malay used as the national language of the Republic of Indonesia or of Malaysia.
59. A native-born Israeli.
60. Syncopated music in duple time for dancing the rumba.
62. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
66. Australian shrubs and small trees with evergreen usually spiny leaves and dense clusters of showy flowers.
69. A river in central Europe that arises in northwestern Czechoslovakia and flows northward through Germany to empty into the North Sea.
71. God of love and erotic desire.
72. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
73. An ancient Greek city famous for military prowess.
77. The 17th letter of the Greek alphabet.
78. Causing fear or dread or terror.
80. A religious belief of African origin involving witchcraft and sorcery.
81. An adult male person (as opposed to a woman).
82. A language spoken by the Atakapa people of the Gulf coast of Louisiana and Texas.
83. A coenzyme derived from the B vitamin nicotinic acid.

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1. A doctor's degree in musical arts.
2. Spanish poet and dramatist (1898-1936).
3. A communist state in Indochina on the South China Sea.
4. An acute inflammatory disease occurring in the intestines of premature infants.
5. The part of the eye that contains the iris and ciliary body and choroid.
6. An attendant who carries the golf clubs for a player.
7. English essayist (1775-1834).
8. A city in southeastern Sweden.
9. The act of slowing down or falling behind.
10. The local time at the 0 meridian passing through Greenwich, England.
11. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on the sea or ships.
12. An imaginary elephant that appears in a series of French books for children.
13. Very attentive or observant.
14. A promontory in northern Morocco opposite the Rock of Gibraltar.
21. A fire (usually on a hill or tower) that can be seen from a distance.
23. German mystic and theosophist who founded modern theosophy.
25. Relating to the deepest parts of the ocean (below 6000 meters).
28. The compass point that is midway between north and northeast.
30. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
32. Lacking in liveliness or charm or surprise.
33. Depressing in character or appearance.
36. (Babylonian) A demigod or first man.
37. A region of Malaysia in northeastern Borneo.
40. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
41. Type genus of the Ranidae.
42. No longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life.
45. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
49. Of or relating to or containing basalt.
52. Not widely known.
54. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
55. A coffee cake flavored with orange rind and raisins and almonds.
57. A member of the Indian people of northern California and southern Oregon.
58. A soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element.
61. United States baseball player (born 1925).
63. American professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934).
64. Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion.
65. Long-winged web-footed aquatic bird of the gull family.
67. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
68. An unstable meson produced as the result of a high-energy particle collision.
70. A small cake leavened with yeast.
74. Preferred above all others and treated with partiality.
75. The products of human creativity.
76. Seed of a pea plant.
79. A long-playing phonograph record.

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