Crossword Puzzle Number 308 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Someone who engages in arbitrage (who purchases securities in one market for immediate resale in another in the hope of profiting from the price differential).
4. The capital of Malta.
12. A sign of assent or salutation or command.
15. The 19th letter of the Greek alphabet.
16. Evergreen mat-forming shrub of North America and northern Eurasia having small white flowers and red berries.
17. A change in the electrical properties of the skin in response to stress or anxiety.
18. (mineralogy) A six-rayed star-shaped figure seen in some crystal structures under reflected or transmitted light.
20. Found in warm waters of western Atlantic.
22. A roll of photographic film holding a series of frames to be projected by a movie projector.
23. A member of a Turkic people of Uzbekistan and neighboring areas.
26. A polyvalent metallic element that resembles chromium and tungsten in its properties.
27. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
28. Lower in esteem.
30. Pertaining to or located on or near the seacoast.
33. A soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element.
35. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
36. A city and port in northern Jutland.
37. Alsatian artist and poet who was cofounder of Dadaism in Zurich.
39. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali metal group.
41. Informal terms for clothing.
42. A blind god.
45. A disorderly outburst or tumult.
48. A member of an Iroquoian people formerly living on the south shore of Lake Erie in northern Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania and western New York.
49. Disposed to please.
53. Hard fiber used in making coarse twine.
54. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
55. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
56. Of or being the lowest female voice.
57. Large genus of erect or climbing prickly shrubs including roses.
61. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
63. Capable of being tamed.
66. A small volcanic island in Indonesia between Java and Sumatra.
70. New Zealand timber tree resembling the cypress.
73. Relating to the deepest parts of the ocean (below 6000 meters).
74. Any of numerous low-growing cushion-forming plants of the genus Draba having rosette-forming leaves and terminal racemes of small flowers with scapose or leafy stems.
77. An independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia).
78. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
79. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
81. A member of an extinct North American Indian people who lived in the Pit river valley in northern California.
82. A coenzyme derived from the B vitamin nicotinic acid.
83. A region of northeastern France famous for its wines.
84. A person regarded as arrogant and annoying.

DOWN

1. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
2. Tear down so as to make flat with the ground.
3. Genus of East Indian trees or shrubs.
4. A magnetic tape recorder for recording (and playing back) TV programs.
5. Type genus of the Ariidae.
6. A tenant who holds a lease.
7. Young sheep.
8. A radioactive transuranic element produced by bombarding plutonium with neutrons.
9. The fifth day of the week.
10. Tastelessness by virtue of being cheap and vulgar.
11. (used of arms and legs) Bent outward with the joint away from the body.
12. Sexually transmitted urethritis (usually caused by chlamydia).
13. An annual award by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for achievements in motion picture production and performance.
14. A pre-Christian priest among the Celts of ancient Gaul and Britain and Ireland.
19. A river in central Europe that arises in northwestern Czechoslovakia and flows northward through Germany to empty into the North Sea.
21. Black gallinule that inhabits ponds and lakes.
24. (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.
25. Cut off the testicles.
29. A unit of weight used in some Spanish speaking countries.
31. Inconsistent with reason or logic or common sense.
32. 100 agorot equal 1 shekel.
34. Characteristic of or relating to winter.
38. Written in print characters or produced by means of e.g. a printing press.
40. A statute in draft before it becomes law.
43. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
44. The limits within which something can be effective.
46. A Powhatan Indian woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended the English at Jamestown and is said to have saved Captain John Smith's life (1595-1617).
47. British artist and writer of nonsense verse (1812-1888).
50. Flat tableland with steep edges.
51. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
52. A state in midwestern United States.
58. Type genus of the Otariidae.
59. At all times.
60. A man who serves as a sailor.
62. Minute floating marine tunicate having a transparent body with an opening at each end.
64. Jordan's port.
65. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
67. Type genus of the Ranidae.
68. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
69. The probability of a specified outcome.
71. Obtained from various tropical plants.
72. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
75. A legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body.
76. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
80. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).

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