Crossword Puzzle Number 380 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. (sports) The chief official (as in boxing or American football) who is expected to ensure fair play.
4. Kill in large numbers.
12. An adult male person (as opposed to a woman).
15. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
16. Large siphonophore of up to 50 ft long.
17. One or some or every or all without specification.
18. Not in good physical or mental health.
19. Used by southerners for an inhabitant of a northern state in the United States (especially a Union soldier).
20. Any plant of the genus Canna having large sheathing leaves and clusters of large showy flowers.
22. Any of numerous perennial bulbous herbs having linear or broadly lanceolate leaves and usually a single showy flower.
23. A logarithmic unit of sound intensity.
24. Relating to the deepest parts of the ocean (below 6000 meters).
25. Fermented alcoholic beverage similar to but heavier than beer.
26. The elapsed time it takes for a signal to travel from Earth to a spacecraft (or other body) and back to the starting point.
29. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
31. Avatar of Vishnu.
33. A dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived.
35. An inactive volcano in Sicily.
38. Having the wind against the forward side of the sails.
40. Squash bugs.
44. A tool consisting of several hooks for grasping and holding.
45. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
47. An informal term for a father.
48. A desert in central Asia.
49. A form of magnetic resonance imaging of the brain that registers blood flow to functioning areas of the brain.
52. English historian noted for his constitutional history of medieval England (1825-1901).
54. A language spoken by the Atakapa people of the Gulf coast of Louisiana and Texas.
55. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
56. A British doctorate.
58. An informal term for a father.
59. A member of the Himalayan people living in Nepal and Tibet who are famous for their skill as mountaineers.
63. Noisy talk.
65. Pasta in the form of slender tubes.
71. An extension at the end and at right angles to the main building.
72. Inflexibly entrenched and unchangeable.
75. An ester of adenosine that is converted to ATP for energy storage.
76. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
77. A headlong rush of people on a common impulse.
78. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
79. Of flax, hemp, or jute, so as to promote loosening of the fibers form the woody tissue.
80. A great raja.
81. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.

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1. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
2. The twelfth month of the civil year.
3. A young woman.
4. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Daypro).
5. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
6. Become globular.
7. A kind of person.
8. (archaic) A fitting reward.
9. Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion.
10. A light strong gray lustrous corrosion-resistant metallic element used in strong light-weight alloys (as for airplane parts).
11. (used of count nouns) Every one considered individually.
12. A Dravidian language spoken in south central India.
13. A communist state in Indochina on the South China Sea.
14. City in Sudan.
21. American professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934).
27. Greek philosopher and astronomer (who predicted an eclipse in 585 BC) who was said by Aristotle to be the founder of physical science.
28. A beverage made by steeping tea leaves in water.
30. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
32. Pig-sized tailless South American amphibious rodent with partly webbed feet.
34. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
36. A slow pace of running.
37. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
39. The eighth month of the Hindu calendar.
41. (Babylonian) A demigod or first man.
42. Food mixtures either arranged on a plate or tossed and served with a moist dressing.
43. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
46. The face of a timepiece.
50. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
51. Type genus of the Gadidae.
53. An optical device for obtaining interference fringes.
57. Relatively hard durable timber from the Queen's crape myrtle.
60. A city in the Saxony region of Germany on the Saale River.
61. Enthusiastic approval.
62. The large trunk artery that carries blood from the left ventricle of the heart to branch arteries.
64. (Greek mythology) A princess of Colchis who aided Jason in taking the Golden Fleece from her father.
66. The Hebrew patriarch who saved himself and his family and the animals by building an ark in which they survived 40 days and 40 nights of rain.
67. A pilgrimage to Mecca.
68. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
69. The content of cognition.
70. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
73. An emergency procedure consisting of external cardiac massage and artificial respiration.
74. A unit of length of thread or yarn.

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