Crossword Puzzle Number 267 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A heavy long-handled hammer used to drive stakes or wedges.
5. A picture (or series of pictures) representing a continuous scene.
12. An enclosed space.
15. A city in northern India.
16. The first beta blocker (trade name Inderal) used in treating hypertension and angina pectoris and essential tremor.
17. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
18. A large mass of fog on the sea (as seen from a distance).
20. The battle in 1806 in which Napoleon decisively defeated the Prussians.
21. A woman religious.
22. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
23. A substance used as a coating to protect or decorate a surface (especially a mixture of pigment suspended in a liquid).
28. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
29. Inherent ability.
32. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
36. A river that rises in central Germany and flows north to join the Elbe River.
37. A state in northwestern United States on the Pacific.
39. A government on the island of Taiwan established in 1949 by Chiang Kai-shek after the conquest of mainland China by the communists led by Mao Zedong.
41. A violin made by Antonio Stradivari or a member of his family.
43. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
44. A cgs unit of work or energy.
45. Take in solid food.
46. A slight rounded elevation where the malleus attaches to the eardrum.
49. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
50. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
52. The lofty nest of a bird of prey (such as a hawk or eagle).
54. Music composed for dancing the saraband.
57. An ugly evil-looking old woman.
58. Wildly disordered.
61. A region of Malaysia in northeastern Borneo.
64. Locked in by ice.
69. A self-funded retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement.
70. A covered passageway.
74. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
75. A unit of length of thread or yarn.
76. A cut of pork ribs with much of the meat trimmed off.
78. Infectious disease caused by a species of chlamydia bacterium.
79. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
80. Herbs of Mediterranean to central Asia cultivated for their flowers.
81. Being one more than two.

DOWN

1. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
2. Highly excited.
3. The capital and largest city of Mongolia.
4. A workplace for the conduct of scientific research.
5. A loud harsh or strident noise.
6. A block of absorbent material saturated with ink.
7. A doctor's degree in optometry.
8. Re-equip a factory or plant.
9. A particular environment or walk of life.
10. Portable bulletproof shelter.
11. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
12. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
13. Lie adjacent to another.
14. A stick that people can lean on to help them walk.
19. Having winglike extensions.
24. Again but in a new or different way.
25. Of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand of its people.
26. A river that rises in western New Mexico and flows westward through southern Arizona to become a tributary of the Colorado River.
27. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
30. The basic unit of money in Macao.
31. A salt used especially in baking powder.
33. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
34. A percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance.
35. A postulated biochemical change (presumably in neural tissue) that represents a memory.
38. Little known Kamarupan languages.
40. (Brit) An area of open or forested country.
42. Of or relating to Oman or its people.
47. English monk and scholar (672-735).
48. English clergyman who (with John Henry Newman and Edward Pusey) founded the Oxford Movement (1792-1866).
51. Fallow deer.
53. An oily colorless liquid obtained by the condensation of two molecules of acetaldehyde.
55. The dialect of Malay used as the national language of the Republic of Indonesia or of Malaysia.
56. An associate degree in nursing.
59. Alcoholic drink from fermented cider (`cider' and `cyder' are European (especially British) usage for the fermented beverage).
60. Sour or bitter in taste.
62. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
63. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
65. A small cake leavened with yeast.
66. Large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin.
67. Medium-sized tree having glossy lanceolate leaves.
68. Mother goddess.
71. Rate of revolution of a motor.
72. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
73. A unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters.
77. (Greek mythology) A maiden seduced by Zeus.

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