Crossword Puzzle Number 513 (Medium Grid)

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1. Rare (usually fatal) brain disease (usually in middle age) caused by an unidentified slow virus.
4. Sink below the surface.
12. A vacuum tube in which a hot cathode emits a beam of electrons that pass through a high voltage anode and are focused or deflected before hitting a phosphorescent screen.
15. Being one more than two.
16. Used in or intended for inhaling.
17. 10 hao equal 1 dong.
18. The largest city of China.
20. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
22. A drug (trade names Calan and Isoptin) used as an oral or parenteral calcium blocker in cases of hypertension or congestive heart failure or angina or migraine.
23. Mentally or physically infirm with age.
25. Toward the mouth or oral region.
26. Dragonflies and damselflies.
28. A humorous anecdote or remark.
33. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
35. The quantity contained in a keg.
36. Antineoplastic drug (trade name Alkeran) used to treat multiple myeloma and some other malignancies.
38. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
42. River in eastern Asia.
43. A lever that is operated with the foot.
47. A legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body.
48. The sixth month of the civil year.
49. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
50. English aristocrat who was the first wife of Prince Charles.
52. A public promotion of some product or service.
54. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
57. American professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934).
59. A percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance.
61. An Asian country under the control of China.
63. Military supplies.
65. A city of central Russia south of Moscow.
69. (used as a combining form) Recent or new.
70. A republic in northeastern Europe on the Baltic Sea.
73. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
74. Large African antelope having a head with horns like an ox and a long tufted tail.
75. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
76. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
77. An implement used to propel or steer a boat.
78. A member of the Caddo people who formerly lived in the Dakotas west of the Missouri river.
79. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).

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1. Cold-water fish caught in Lake Superior and northward.
2. A holy war by Muslims against unbelievers.
3. A conversation between two persons.
4. Signs collectively (especially commercial signs or posters).
5. A transuranic element.
6. God of wealth and love.
7. Type genus of the Majidae.
8. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
9. A Hindu prince or king in India.
10. A silvery malleable metallic element that resists corrosion.
11. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
12. Green algae common in freshwater lakes of limestone districts.
13. Type genus of the Ranidae.
14. Any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping.
19. Indian religious leader who founded Sikhism (1469-1538).
21. Any of various shrubs or small trees of the genus Dombeya grown for their rounded clusters of exquisite often sweet-scented flowers usually hanging beneath the leaves.
24. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
27. When dried yields a hard substance used e.g. in golf balls.
29. A long thin fluffy scarf of feathers or fur.
30. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
31. The capital and largest city of Equatorial Guinea on the island of Bioko in the Gulf of Guinea.
32. (zoology) Relating to frogs and toads.
34. An aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect.
37. Measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects.
39. A rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys.
40. A self-replicating protein molecule that occupies a fixed place on a chromosome.
41. A state in the eastern United States.
44. Someone whose business is advertising.
45. One species.
46. Fan palms of the southern United States and the Caribbean region.
51. Of or relating to growth by auxesis.
53. (Irish) Mother of the Tuatha De Danann.
55. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
56. A state in New England.
58. (Greek mythology) One of the three Graces.
60. A particular environment or walk of life.
62. Jordan's port.
64. The basic unit of money in Ghana.
66. A state in the western United States.
67. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
68. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
71. Fiddler crabs.
72. A unit of electrical power in an AC circuit equal to the power dissipated when 1 volt produces a current of 1 ampere.

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