Crossword Puzzle Number 487 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. (Akkadian) Father of the gods and consort of Tiamat.
5. Any of several bushy-tailed rodents of the genus Neotoma of western North America.
12. The molecular weight of a substance expressed in grams.
15. Any of various edible seeds of plants of the family Leguminosae.
16. A city in southern California (southeast of Los Angeles).
17. A religious belief of African origin involving witchcraft and sorcery.
18. (New Testament) Disciple of Jesus.
19. A wealthy man (who made his fortune in the Orient).
20. Make a loud, roaring sound, as of a car engine, while moving.
22. Optical instrument consisting of a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision.
24. Welsh industrialist and social reformer who founded cooperative communities (1771-1858).
26. The content of cognition.
27. Being or occurring in fact or actuality.
29. The way in which someone or something is composed.
30. A state in north central United States.
32. A federal agency established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products.
33. (informal) Exceptionally good.
34. Expel, as of gases and odors.
38. An ugly evil-looking old woman.
40. A very light colorless element that is one of the six inert gasses.
41. Antibacterial drug (trade name Nydrazid) used to treat tuberculosis.
42. A unit of energy equal to the work done by an electron accelerated through a potential difference of 1 volt.
46. Leave voluntarily.
49. A Loloish language.
51. The brightest star in Cygnus.
54. A homeless child who has been abandoned and roams the streets.
55. A linear unit of measurement (equal to 6 feet) for water depth.
56. A location other than here.
57. (Jungian psychology) The inner self (not the external persona) that is in touch with the unconscious.
58. The compass point that is one point south of due east.
60. A family of languages spoken by people scattered throughout central India.
62. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
63. Muslim name for God.
65. Delivered from danger.
68. Italian architect (1508-1580).
71. A region of central Europe rich in deposits of coal and iron ore.
74. The 21st letter of the Greek alphabet.
75. The main meal of the day served in the evening or at midday.
77. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
78. A local computer network for communication between computers.
79. A wild and exciting undertaking (not necessarily lawful).
81. A rotating disk shaped to convert circular into linear motion.
82. A cgs unit of work or energy.
83. White Southerner supporting Reconstruction policies after the Civil War usually for self-interest.
84. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.

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1. A bachelor's degree in library science.
2. The short weak cry of a young bird.
3. Someone who saves something from danger or violence.
4. An agency of the United Nations responsible for programs to aid education and the health of children and mothers in developing countries.
5. Cooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel.
6. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
7. Alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae.
8. A Dardic language spoken in northwestern Pakistan.
9. (Old Testament) Wife of Isaac and mother of Jacob and Esau.
10. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
11. The widely studied plant virus that causes tobacco mosaic.
12. A characteristic (habitual or relatively temporary) state of feeling.
13. A slender double-reed instrument.
14. Capital and largest city and economic center of Peru.
21. Fully developed or matured and ready to be eaten or used.
23. (Hinduism) An ascetic holy man.
25. A desert in southern Israel.
28. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
31. A crane-like device (usually one of a pair) for suspending or lowering equipment (as a lifeboat).
35. A member of the extinct Algonquian people formerly living in northern Indiana and southern Michigan.
36. The innermost membrane of an organ (especially the inner lining of an artery or vein or lymphatic vessel).
37. Of or relating to the palm of the hand or to the area at the base of the thumb.
39. German mystic and theosophist who founded modern theosophy.
43. Small flat ring-shaped cake or cookie.
44. An insecticide that is also toxic to animals and humans.
45. The capital of Switzerland.
47. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
48. The basic unit of luminous intensity adopted under the System International d'Unites.
50. The heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target.
52. Of or relating to neurons.
53. Any of several plants of the genus Galium.
59. Spectacles that are darkened or polarized to protect the eyes from the glare of the sun.
61. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
64. An avalanche volcanic water and mud down the slopes of a volcano.
66. A member of a Turkic people of Uzbekistan and neighboring areas.
67. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
69. Sound recording consisting of a disc with continuous grooves.
70. A ruler of the Inca Empire (or a member of his family).
72. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
73. God of love and erotic desire.
76. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
80. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.

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