Crossword Puzzle Number 383 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. (computer science) A computer that is running software that allows users to leave messages and access information of general interest.
4. Any of several malignant neoplasms (usually of the skin) consisting of melanocytes.
12. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
15. The universal time coordinated when an event is received on Earth.
16. (formerly) A horse-drawn wagon that delivered ice door to door.
17. A unit of length of thread or yarn.
18. The removal of covering.
20. The principal evil jinni in Islamic mythology.
21. Light informal conversation for social occasions.
22. Similar to the giraffe but smaller with much shorter neck and stripe on the legs.
23. A person who acts and gets things done.
25. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
27. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
29. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
30. The ending of a series or sequence.
34. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
38. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
40. American novelist (1909-1955).
41. (computer science) A measure of how densely information is packed on a storage medium.
43. A ductile malleable reddish-brown corrosion-resistant diamagnetic metallic element.
45. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
46. A flexible container with a single opening.
48. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
49. The ratio of the distance traveled (in kilometers) to the time spent traveling (in hours).
51. Nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate.
52. Pertaining to a simple method of cell division.
55. Usually elongate cluster of flowers along the main stem in which the flowers at the base open first.
57. East Indian tart yellow berrylike fruit.
58. A town in central Belgium.
60. Produced by inbreeding.
61. A short synopsis.
65. United States industrialist who manufactured and sold processed foods (1844-1919).
68. Slightly open.
70. A less than average tide occurring at the first and third quarters of the moon.
71. (music) Characterized by avoidance of traditional Western tonality.
74. An organization of independent states to promote international peace and security.
76. The capital and largest city of Japan.
77. A prominent supporter.
80. A silvery malleable metallic element that resists corrosion.
81. A Spanish title of respect for a gentleman or nobleman.
82. Capable of being raised to an upright position.
83. A doctor's degree in education.

DOWN

1. An early form of modern jazz (originating around 1940).
2. A restraint used to slow or stop a vehicle.
3. A violin made by Antonio Stradivari or a member of his family.
4. (British) A minicar used as a taxicab.
5. A graphical recording of the cardiac cycle produced by an electrocardiograph.
6. A chronic inflammatory collagen disease affecting connective tissue (skin or joints).
7. Inspired by a feeling of fearful wonderment or reverence.
8. United States writer (born in Russia) (1899-1977).
9. Look at with amorous intentions.
10. The 3 goddesses of fate or destiny.
11. The part of the nervous system of vertebrates that controls involuntary actions of the smooth muscles and heart and glands.
12. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
13. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
14. A small cake leavened with yeast.
19. Large family of bark-boring or wood-boring short-beaked beetles.
24. Small genus of Eurasian aquatic perennial herbs.
26. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
28. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
31. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
32. English scholastic philosopher and assumed author of Occam's Razor (1285-1349).
33. Loose temporary stitches.
35. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
36. A garment covering the leg (usually extending from the knee to the ankle).
37. Enchanter's nightshade.
39. A French abbot.
42. United States architect (born in China in 1917).
44. A state of commotion and loud confused noise.
47. A small molecule (not a protein but sometimes a vitamin) essential for the activity of some enzymes.
50. A fastener for a door or lid.
53. Wild ox of the Malay Archipelago.
54. A bachelor's degree in theology.
56. Comb-plate or locomotor organ consisting of a row of strong cilia whose bases are fused.
59. alter slightly, esp. to achieve accuracy.
62. Income from capital investment paid in a series of regular payments.
63. Any of various fissiped mammals with nonretractile claws and typically long muzzles.
64. become turned or set on end.
66. (prefix) Within.
67. A visual representation of an object or scene or person produced on a surface.
69. (prefix) Opposite or opposing or neutralizing.
72. The sense organ for hearing and equilibrium.
73. Small cubes with 1 to 6 spots on the faces.
75. Minor or subordinate.
78. A state in southeastern United States.
79. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.

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