Crossword Puzzle Number 182 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
4. A Dravidian language spoken in southern India.
11. Lie adjacent to another.
15. A member of the Shoshonean people of Utah and Colorado and New Mexico.
16. The slender spear of the Bantu-speaking people of Africa.
17. Avatar of Vishnu.
18. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
19. (Greek mythology) The ferryman who brought the souls of the dead across the the river Styx or the river Acheron to Hades.
21. Long tubular cell peculiar to xylem.
23. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
25. A colloid that has a continuous liquid phase in which a solid is suspended in a liquid.
26. Unable to see.
29. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
31. In operation or operational.
33. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
37. Deciduous or evergreen shrubs and shrubby trees of temperate and subtropical North America, South Africa, eastern Asia and northeastern Australia.
41. Large tropical butterfly with degenerate forelegs and an unpleasant taste.
43. A rapid series of short loud sounds (as might be heard with a stethoscope in some types of respiratory disorders).
44. Provincial capital and largest city of Nova Scotia.
46. Electronic equipment that provides visual images of varying electrical quantities.
47. (folklore) Fairies that are somewhat mischievous.
48. Wearing or provided with clothing.
50. A sweater that is put on by pulling it over the head.
54. Eurasian perennial bulbous herbs.
55. A city is east central Sweden north northwest of Stockholm.
58. (informal) Of the highest quality.
59. Group insurance that entitles members to services of participating hospitals and clinics and physicians.
60. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Reticulum and Pictor.
64. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
66. Liquid containing proteins and electrolytes including the liquid in blood plasma and interstitial fluid.
68. (of hair) Having lost its color.
70. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
72. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
74. Remove a monarch from the throne.
75. A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event.
78. United States composer noted for his innovative use of polytonality (1874-1954).
79. An insecticide that is also toxic to animals and humans.
80. Any of various aromatic herbs of the genus Monarda.
81. A small cake leavened with yeast.

DOWN

1. A bodily passage or tube conveying a secretion or other substance.
2. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
3. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
4. Tibeto-Burman languages spoken in northernmost Burma and adjacent China and India.
5. Ash-colored or anemic looking from illness or emotion.
6. An anti-inflammatory drug that does not contain steroids.
7. An aromatic ointment used in antiquity.
8. Gone by.
9. Fairly small terrestrial ferns of tropical America.
10. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
11. (Judaism) Sacred chest where the ancient Hebrews kept the two tablets containing the Ten Commandments.
12. South African term for `boss'.
13. A slight rounded elevation where the malleus attaches to the eardrum.
14. An official language of the Republic of South Africa.
20. An associate degree in applied science.
22. At or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other.
24. Capital and largest city of Iraq.
27. An implement consisting of handle with a free swinging stick at the end.
28. Being one more than nine.
30. Sorghum having slender dry stalks and small hard grains.
32. The pivot about which a lever turns.
34. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
35. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
36. The clay from which adobe bricks are made.
38. A Christian Bishop who translated the Bible from Greek into Gothic (311-382).
39. (Judaism) A period of seven days of mourning after the death of close relative.
40. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
42. An edge tool with a heavy bladed head mounted across a handle.
45. The syllable naming the fourth (subdominant) note of the diatonic scale in solmization.
49. A cut of pork ribs with much of the meat trimmed off.
51. A genus of temperate and arctic evergreen trees (see spruce).
52. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
53. A disinclination to work or exert yourself.
56. A solid substance in the form of tiny loose particles.
57. One of 7 to 12 sons of Aditi.
61. A statistical method for making simultaneous comparisons between two or more means.
62. The brightest star in Cygnus.
63. A port city of south central Ukraine on an arm of the Black Sea.
65. One of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes.
67. A card game in which players bet against the dealer on the cards he will draw from a dealing box.
69. Occupied or in the control of.
71. Tastelessness by virtue of being cheap and vulgar.
73. A decree that prohibits something.
76. A metric unit of weight equal to one thousandth of a kilogram.
77. A state in the eastern United States.

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