Crossword Puzzle Number 223 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Measure of the US economy adopted in 1991.
4. Of or relating to the enteron.
11. English writer and a central member of the Fabian Society (1858-1943).
15. Any of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse.
16. Oriental moth that produces brownish silk.
17. The capital of Western Samoa.
18. (Babylonian) A demigod or first man.
20. The capital and largest city of Jordan.
21. Large gregarious predatory feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the male.
22. Of a temperature scale that registers the freezing point of water as 32 degrees F and the boiling point as 212 degrees F at one atmosphere of pressure.
24. Moth whose larvae are flour moths.
26. The compass point that is one point north of due east.
29. Strike with disgust or revulsion.
30. Someone who engages in surfboarding.
32. The grasses.
34. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
35. A public promotion of some product or service.
37. The arrangement of the hair (especially a woman's hair).
40. Jordan's port.
42. A state in New England.
44. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
45. A unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material.
49. Being ten more than one hundred ninety.
50. Any of various strong liquors distilled from the fermented sap of toddy palms or from fermented molasses.
52. Water buffalo of the Philippines.
53. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
54. (statistics) Of a distribution.
56. A state in midwestern United States.
57. A hard gray lustrous metallic element that is highly corrosion-resistant.
59. Before noon.
60. A city in northern India.
63. An official language of the Republic of South Africa.
66. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
68. Predatory black-and-white toothed whale with large dorsal fin.
71. The slender spear of the Bantu-speaking people of Africa.
74. The ninth month of the Moslem calendar.
75. A local and habitual twitching especially in the face.
76. (zoology) Lacking a tail or taillike appendage.
79. One of a pair of long straps (usually connected to the bit or the headpiece) used to control a horse.
80. Antibacterial drug (trade name Nydrazid) used to treat tuberculosis.
81. The unwanted discharge of a fluid from some container.
82. (Irish) Mother of the Tuatha De Danann.

DOWN

1. German tennis player who won seven women's singles titles at Wimbledon (born in 1969).
2. An informal term for a father.
3. A major god.
4. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
5. The 13th letter of the Greek alphabet.
6. A male monarch or emperor (especially of Russia prior to 1917).
7. Electronic warfare undertaken under direct control of an operational commander to locate sources of radiated electromagnetic energy for the purpose of immediate threat recognition.
8. The Russian imperial line that ruled from 1613 to 1917.
9. A genus of orb-weaving spiders including common garden spiders and barn spiders.
10. A Russian river.
11. A member of a North American people formerly living in the Colorado river valley in Arizona.
12. Protective outer layer of seeds of flowering plants.
13. All the plant and animal life of a particular region.
14. Obvious and dull.
19. Manufactured in standard sizes to be shipped and assembled elsewhere.
23. A son who has the same first name as his father.
25. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
27. English monk and scholar (672-735).
28. Give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect.
31. Medium-sized tree-dwelling monkey of the Amazon basin.
33. Green algae common in freshwater lakes of limestone districts.
36. African antelope with ridged curved horns.
38. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
39. English scholastic philosopher and assumed author of Occam's Razor (1285-1349).
41. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
43. Having nine hinged bands of bony plates.
46. United States gangster who terrorized Chicago during Prohibition until arrested for tax evasion (1899-1947).
47. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
48. A tiny or scarcely detectable amount.
51. Sluggish tailless Australian arboreal marsupial with gray furry ears and coat.
55. 1/10 gram.
58. On a ship, train, plane or other vehicle.
61. A river that rises in central Germany and flows north to join the Elbe River.
62. Type genus of the Ardeidae.
64. The seventh month of the Hindu calendar.
65. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
67. (informal) Exceptionally good.
69. (Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man.
70. A former copper coin of Pakistan.
72. United States liquid unit equal to 4 quarts or 3.785 liters.
73. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
77. A monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles.
78. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.

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