Crossword Puzzle Number 479 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A state of southwestern India.
4. A view of the sea.
12. The most common computer memory which can be used by programs to perform necessary tasks while the computer is on.
15. A drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (Aspirin and Phenacetin and Caffeine).
16. A place where the wicked are punished after death.
17. A dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived.
18. A unit of astronomical length based on the distance from Earth at which stellar parallax is 1 second of arc.
20. Lower in esteem.
21. A vessel (usually cylindrical) with a wide mouth and without handles.
22. A chock or bar wedged under a wheel or between the spokes to prevent a vehicle from rolling down an incline.
25. A period of time containing 365 (or 366) days.
28. (religion) Of or pertaining to or characteristic of the branch of Protestantism adhering to the views of Wesley.
31. Common house and field crickets.
35. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
36. (Greek mythology) The Muse of history.
40. A republic in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea.
43. Noisy talk.
44. (Judaism) An eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem.
46. Goddess of criminal rashness and its punishment.
48. A prominent rock or pile of rocks on a hill.
49. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
50. An officer who acts as military assistant to a more senior officer.
51. (Greek mythology) Goddess of wisdom and useful arts and prudent warfare.
54. Belonging to some prior time.
57. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
58. The lofty nest of a bird of prey (such as a hawk or eagle).
61. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
65. A series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished.
68. A member of a nomadic Berber people of the Sahara.
71. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
73. A primeval personification of air and breath.
74. United States mathematician who contributed to the development of atom bombs and of stored-program digital computers (1903-1957).
77. Preserve of crushed fruit.
78. Water chestnut whose spiny fruit has two rather than 4 prongs.
79. Difficult or labored respiration.
80. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.

DOWN

1. Resembling gass.
2. Large African forest tree yielding a strong hard yellow to golden brown lumber.
3. The capital and largest city of Ghana with a deep-water port.
4. Male red deer.
5. The sense organ for hearing and equilibrium.
6. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
7. A way of access consisting of a set of steps.
8. An esoteric or occult matter that is traditionally secret.
9. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
10. Obscene terms for female genitals.
11. The compass point midway between east and southeast.
12. The seventh month of the Moslem calendar.
13. Having the wind against the forward side of the sails.
14. The Fate who cuts the thread of life.
19. Characteristic of someone who has risen economically or socially but lacks the social skills appropriate for this new position.
23. A unit of force equal to the force exerted by gravity.
24. Not plain.
26. A group of African language in the Niger-Congo group spoken from the Ivory Coast east to Nigeria.
27. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
29. English essayist (1775-1834).
30. A resort city in southern Ukraine on the Black Sea.
32. Of or relating to or characteristic of the Republic of Chad or its people or language.
33. The (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb.
34. Flightless New Zealand birds similar to gallinules.
37. Coming at a subsequent time or stage.
38. (computer science) A graphic symbol (usually a simple picture) that denotes a program or a command or a data file or a concept in a graphical user interface.
39. Long green edible beaked pods of the okra plant.
41. Panel forming the lower part of an interior wall when it is finished differently from the rest.
42. Any of a class of weakly acidic organic compounds.
45. (Sumerian) Goddess personifying earth.
47. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
52. Relating to the deepest parts of the ocean (below 6000 meters).
53. A protective covering that protects an inside surface.
55. An accountant certified by the state.
56. The branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication.
59. Fragrant resin obtain from trees of the family Burseraceae and used as incense.
60. A radioactive gaseous element formed by the disintegration of radium.
62. Comb-plate or locomotor organ consisting of a row of strong cilia whose bases are fused.
63. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
64. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
66. An unofficial association of people or groups.
67. Be obedient to.
69. The inner and longer of the two bones of the human forearm.
70. A Hindu prince or king in India.
72. The first month of the year.
75. North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean.
76. A member of the military police who polices soldiers and guards prisoners.

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