Crossword Puzzle Number 1975 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi.
4. An ancient branch of the Semitic languages.
12. One of the five major classes of immunoglobulins.
15. The fatty flesh of eel.
16. Oceanic sharks.
17. Perennial herb of East India to Polynesia and Australia cultivated for its large edible root yielding Otaheite arrowroot starch.
18. An industrial city in southern Poland on the Vistula.
20. A convex molding having a cross section in the form of a quarter of a circle or of an ellipse.
21. A shape that sags.
22. God of fire.
23. The highest level or degree attainable.
25. Any fern of the genus Osmunda.
27. (Jungian psychology) The inner self (not the external persona) that is in touch with the unconscious.
29. A member of the Indian people of northern California and southern Oregon.
30. A single splash.
33. 100 lepta equal 1 drachma.
36. A low evergreen shrub of the family Ericaceae.
38. A visual presentation showing how something works.
42. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
44. Of or relating to or exhibiting isomerism.
47. 100 lwei equal 1 kwanza.
49. A Loloish language.
50. A woman's large folded hooped hood.
51. Italian fashion designer (1946-1997).
54. The branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication.
55. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
57. Canadian hockey player (born 1948).
59. (informal usage) A general feeling of boredom and dissatisfaction.
62. The organ stop having a tone of soft sweet string quality.
67. Atlantic coast round clams with hard shells.
71. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
72. Windowpane oysters.
75. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery.
76. A kind of person.
77. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
78. On or toward the lee.
79. A statement that deviates from or perverts the truth.
80. The great hall in ancient Persian palaces.
81. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.

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1. Flightless New Zealand rail of thievish disposition having short wings each with a spur used in fighting.
2. A large mass of ice floating at sea.
3. Group of people related by blood or marriage.
4. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
5. An island of Hawaii northwest of Oahu.
6. A metric unit of length equal to 1000 meters (or 0.621371 miles).
7. Genus of beetles whose grubs feed mainly on roots of plants.
8. A cheap disreputable nightclub or dance hall.
9. An artificial language that is a revision and simplification of Esperanto.
10. A town in central Belgium.
11. A river that rises in eastern Kansas and flows eastward into Oklahoma to become a tributary of the Arkansas River.
12. A battle between the successors of Alexander the Great (301 BC).
13. Of great mass.
14. (Irish) Chief god of the Tuatha De Danann.
19. Deciduous South African tree having large odd-pinnate leaves and profuse fragrant orange-yellow flowers.
24. A metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter.
26. South African statesman who was released from prison to become the nation's first democratically elected president in 1994 (born in 1918).
28. Last or greatest in an indefinitely large series.
31. Disparaging terms for small people.
32. A workman who laces shoes or footballs or books (during binding).
34. English essayist (1775-1834).
35. The foot of a human being.
37. Australian shrubs and small trees with evergreen usually spiny leaves and dense clusters of showy flowers.
39. (Greek mythology) The Muse of lyric and love poetry.
40. A stingy hoarder of money and possessions (often living miserably).
41. Of a moderate orange-yellow color.
43. German organist and contrapuntist (1685-1750).
45. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
46. A member of the Manchu speaking people of Mongolian race of Manchuria.
48. (Old Testament) The second patriarch.
52. Roman general who commanded the fleet that defeated the forces of Antony and Cleopatra at Actium (63-12 BC).
53. A unit of length equal to one thousandth of an inch.
56. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
58. Visionary British poet (1757-1827).
60. Jordan's port.
61. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
63. Large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin.
64. A city in northwestern Syria.
65. A quantity of no importance.
66. Harsh or corrosive in tone.
68. An interior passage or corridor onto which rooms open.
69. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
70. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
73. Fiddler crabs.
74. (British) Your grandmother.

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