Crossword Puzzle Number 1929 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A pointed tool for marking surfaces or for punching small holes.
4. The value of a coordinate on the horizontal axis.
12. 3 to 30 gigahertz.
15. Of or relating to a member of the Buddhist people inhabiting the Mekong river in Laos and Thailand.
16. Sludge (rich in organic matter) that accumulates at the bottom of lakes or oceans.
17. The 19th letter of the Greek alphabet.
18. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
20. Transient cessation of respiration.
22. Orange liqueur with lemon juice and brandy.
25. Being nine more than ninety.
27. Denuded of leaves.
28. The main city of ancient Phoenicia.
30. Regarded with great favor, approval, or affection especially by the general public.
33. Submerged marine plant with very long narrow leaves found in abundance along North Atlantic coasts.
37. Reproduced by fusion of gametes of different ancestries.
39. Joint capital (with Riyadh) of Saudi Arabia.
40. A unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit at one atmosphere pressure.
41. A woman's headscarf folded into a triangle and tied under the chine.
45. A small lump or protuberance.
46. A Japanese cheer of enthusiasm or triumph.
48. An elaborate party (often outdoors).
50. (British) A recreational facility including a swimming pool for water sports.
51. A unit of information equal to one million (1,048,576) bytes.
52. The sixth month of the civil year.
53. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
54. Being nine more than forty.
59. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
60. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
64. Small genus of deciduous West Indian trees or shrubs.
67. A bachelor's degree in science.
70. The amount that a container (as a wine bottle or tank) lacks of being full.
73. An association of countries in the western hemisphere.
74. Japanese ornamental tree with fragrant white or pink blossoms and small yellow fruits.
75. The track on which trams or streetcars run.
77. A nucleic acid that transmits genetic information from DNA to the cytoplasm.
78. The foot of a human being.
79. Blood disorder in which there is excess fluid volume compared with the cell volume of the blood.
80. Electronic warfare undertaken under direct control of an operational commander to locate sources of radiated electromagnetic energy for the purpose of immediate threat recognition.

DOWN

1. By bad luck.
2. Gully or streambed in North Africa and the Middle East that remains dry except during rainy season.
3. Weight to be borne or conveyed.
4. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
5. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
6. A cut of pork ribs with much of the meat trimmed off.
7. A byproduct of inflammation.
8. Convert into ions.
9. Coins collectively.
10. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on the sea or ships.
11. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
12. Indicating the most important performer or role.
13. A complex red organic pigment containing iron and other atoms to which oxygen binds.
14. A family of languages of the Fula people of west Africa in the sub-Sahara regions from Senegal to Chad.
19. Locate and correct errors in a computer program code.
21. A kind of literary or artistic work.
23. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
24. Of or relating to the ancient Aramaic languages.
26. A religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof.
29. A metric unit of volume equal to one tenth of a liter.
31. The skinned tail of cattle.
32. 16 ounces.
34. (of complexion) Blemished by imperfections of the skin.
35. A device (trade name Aqua-Lung) that lets divers breathe under water.
36. A fencing sword with a v-shaped blade and a slightly curved handle.
38. Struck with especially the open hand.
42. A toxic nonmetallic element related to sulfur and tellurium.
43. A set of tags and rules (conforming to SGML) for using them in developing hypertext documents.
44. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
47. Lawn grasses native to southeastern Asia and New Zealand.
49. A river that rises in central Germany and flows north to join the Elbe River.
55. The linear extent in space from one end to the other.
56. Perennial herb of East India to Polynesia and Australia cultivated for its large edible root yielding Otaheite arrowroot starch.
57. Open to change.
58. The principal evil jinni in Islamic mythology.
61. Love intensely.
62. How a result is obtained or an end is achieved.
63. State in northeastern India.
65. On or toward the lee.
66. Suggestive of the supernatural.
68. A thin wedge of material (wood or metal or stone) for driving into crevices.
69. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
71. The rate at which heat is produced by an individual in a resting state.
72. Black tropical American cuckoo.
76. A public promotion of some product or service.

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