Crossword Puzzle Number 759 (Medium Grid)

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1. Counting the number of white and red blood cells and the number of platelets in 1 cubic millimeter of blood.
4. The fruit of a variety of winter melon vine.
12. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
15. (Irish) The sea personified.
16. Be central or dominant.
17. Horny projecting mouth of a bird.
18. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
19. An earth color containing ferric oxides.
20. Affect with wonder.
22. In the Arabian Nights a hero who tells of the fantastic adventures he had in his voyages.
24. Relating to the abomasum (the fourth compartment of the stomach of ruminants).
26. A formal expression of praise.
29. Lake in northwestern Russia near the border with Finland.
30. A member of the Semitic speaking people of northern Ethiopia.
34. Jordan's port.
37. An ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure equal to about a bushel.
39. (dialect) A short straight stick of wood.
40. A Bantu language spoken in southern Zaire.
42. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
44. An adherent of any branch of Taoism.
45. An esoteric or occult matter that is traditionally secret.
48. A ductile gray metallic element of the lanthanide series.
49. (Jungian psychology) The inner self (not the external persona) that is in touch with the unconscious.
51. A sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice.
52. A youth subculture that began in London in the early 1960s.
58. Any of a group of Indic languages spoken in Kashmir and eastern Afghanistan and northern Pakistan.
59. An opening that allows the passage of liquids or grain v 1.
62. English novelist (born in Poland) noted for sea stories and for his narrative technique (1857-1924).
64. Italian architect (1508-1580).
66. Remote city of Kazakhstan that (ostensibly for security reasons) was made the capital in 1998.
70. Greek god of light.
71. Italian chemist noted for work on polymers (1903-1979).
74. A unit of electrical power in an AC circuit equal to the power dissipated when 1 volt produces a current of 1 ampere.
75. Tall evergreen of Japan and China yielding valuable soft wood.
76. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
78. A benevolent aspect of Devi.
79. United States baseball player (born in 1931).
80. Any plant of the genus Amorpha having odd-pinnate leaves and purplish spicate flowers.
81. A member of a Mayan people of southwestern Guatemala.


1. A fastener (as a buckle or hook) that is used to hold two things together.
2. Soviet chief of secret police under Joseph Stalin.
3. United States writer (1871-1900).
4. A cry of praise or adoration (to God).
5. Roman poet remembered for his elegiac verses on love (43 BC - AD 17).
6. (meaning literally `born') Used to indicate the maiden or family name of a married woman.
7. Bulky grayish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tail.
8. A language group of the Hokan family.
9. Any of numerous low-growing cushion-forming plants of the genus Draba having rosette-forming leaves and terminal racemes of small flowers with scapose or leafy stems.
10. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
11. Hit hard.
12. Type genus of the Anatidae.
13. An ancient Egyptian city on the west bank of the Nile opposite Cairo.
14. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829).
21. A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement.
23. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
25. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
27. How long something has existed.
28. Chevrotain somewhat larger than the kanchil.
31. King of the Huns.
32. Someone who leads a wandering unsettled life.
33. On a ship, train, plane or other vehicle.
35. One of four children born at the same time from the same pregnancy.
36. A French abbot.
38. (informal) Of the highest quality.
41. A blemish made by dirt.
43. The cry made by sheep.
46. The sodium salt of amobarbital that is used as a barbiturate.
47. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.
50. Mild form of diabetes mellitus that develops gradually in adults.
53. The second or lower part of a duet (especially a piano duet).
54. Straggling shrub with narrow leaves and conspicuous red flowers in dense globular racemes.
55. A gutter in a roof.
56. An artificial language for international use that rejects rejects all existing words and is based instead on an abstract analysis of ideas.
57. Half the width of an em.
60. A Pacific island north of Australia.
61. An informal word (abstracted from words with this ending) for some unidentified branch of knowledge.
63. Jordan's port.
65. Amino acid that is formed in the liver and converted into dopamine in the brain.
67. The female reproductive cell.
68. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
69. The biblical name for ancient Syria.
72. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring in the air.
73. A protocol developed for the internet to get data from one network device to another.
77. The square of a body of any size of type.

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