Crossword Puzzle Number 1967 (Medium Grid)

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1. A Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds.
4. A fibrous amphibole.
12. The federal department responsible for safeguarding national security.
15. Floor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile).
16. Subject to change or variation especially in behavior.
17. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
18. Argentinian cariama.
20. Open to or abounding in fresh air.
21. Being one hundred more than two hundred.
22. A lack of vitality.
24. Ratio of the hypotenuse to the opposite side.
26. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
27. Vigorous and enthusiastic enjoyment.
29. Type genus of the Anhimidae.
30. (Greek mythology) The husband of Medea and leader of the Argonauts who sailed in quest of the Golden Fleece.
33. An unabridged dictionary constructed on historical principles.
34. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
35. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.
36. Pretentious or silly talk or writing.
43. Wild goose having white adult plumage.
45. The presence of an unwanted signal via an accidental coupling.
48. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
49. Worn or shabby from overuse or (of pages) from having corners turned down.
51. One of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes.
52. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
53. United States parapsychologist (1895-1980).
54. The compass point that is one point east (clockwise) of due north.
55. Wife or mistress of Zeus and mother of Apollo and Artemis in ancient mythology.
59. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
62. Harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters.
70. An Indian tree of the family Combretaceae that is a source of timber and gum.
73. (Old Testament) The eldest son of Isaac who would have inherited the Covenant that God made with Abraham and that Abraham passed on to Isaac.
74. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
75. A tiny cavity filled with fluid in the cytoplasm of a cell.
77. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
78. An insecticide that is also toxic to animals and humans.
79. The trait of lacking restraint or control.
80. Not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances.


1. Predatory black-and-white toothed whale with large dorsal fin.
2. Austrian chemist who did research on carotenoids and vitamins (1900-1967).
3. Largest known toad species.
4. Enlarge or increase.
5. Freshwater or marine or terrestrial gastropod mollusk usually having an external enclosing spiral shell.
6. A bachelor's degree in science.
7. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
8. A wave on the surface of a lake or landlocked bay.
9. Edible starchy tuberous root of taro plants.
10. A port city of south central Ukraine on an arm of the Black Sea.
11. English physician (1624-1689).
12. A licensed medical practitioner.
13. English scholastic philosopher and assumed author of Occam's Razor (1285-1349).
14. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
19. Roman Emperor notorious for his monstrous vice and fantastic luxury (was said to have started a fire that destroyed much of Rome in 64) but the Empire remained prosperous during his rule (37-68).
23. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
25. A family of Afroasiatic tonal languages (mostly two tones) spoken in the regions west and south of Lake Chad in north central Africa.
28. The syllable naming the fifth (dominant) note of any musical scale in solmization.
31. Be compatible or in accordance with.
32. The fifth month of the civil year.
37. An adult castrated bull of the genus Bos.
38. (electronics) Designating sound transmission from two sources through two channels.
39. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
40. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
41. United States film actress (born in Sweden) known for her reclusiveness (1905-1990).
42. Yellow-fever mosquitos.
44. United States writer (born in Russia) (1899-1977).
46. Lacking sufficient water or rainfall.
47. A self-replicating protein molecule that occupies a fixed place on a chromosome.
50. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
56. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
57. An emergency procedure consisting of external cardiac massage and artificial respiration.
58. Of or relating to or characteristic of Hades or Tartarus.
60. An anti-TNF compound (trade name Arava) that is given orally.
61. Having been taken into the mouth for consumption.
63. Of or relating to or characteristic of the Republic of Chad or its people or language.
64. A heavy open wagon usually having two wheels and drawn by an animal.
65. An aggressive and violent young criminal.
66. The capital and largest city of Norway.
67. A small island.
68. Kamarupan languages spoken in northeastern India and western Burma.
69. Drought-tolerant herb grown for forage and for its seed which yield a gum used as a thickening agent or sizing material.
71. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
72. A member of a nomadic people who invaded Europe in the 4th century.
76. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.

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