Crossword Puzzle Number 775 (Medium Grid)

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1. A light-weight hat worn in tropical countries for protection from the sun.
5. The capital and largest city of Venezuela.
12. Of southern Europe.
15. A theocratic republic in the Middle East in western Asia.
16. The hero of William Shakespeare's tragedy who would not trust his wife.
17. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
18. The noise made by a short puff of steam (as from an engine).
19. An insufficient quantity or number.
20. Tag the base runner to get him out.
21. (sports) With hand brought forward and up from below shoulder level.
23. (Jungian psychology) The inner self (not the external persona) that is in touch with the unconscious.
25. Wild sheep of northern Africa.
26. A small cake leavened with yeast.
29. Being nine more than ninety.
31. A long projecting or anterior elongation of an animal's head.
32. Occurring in or appropriate to the season of spring.
37. Produced by a manufacturing process.
39. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
42. One of the Aesir having a strong and beautiful body but a dull mind.
43. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
45. (computer science) A kind of computer architecture that has a large number of instructions hard coded into the cpu chip.
48. A group of southern Bantu languages.
49. A sudden unexpected piece of good fortune.
51. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
52. A statement that deviates from or perverts the truth.
53. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
57. Web spinners.
59. Decapod having eyes on short stalks and a broad flattened carapace with a small abdomen folded under the thorax and pincers.
62. The Mongol people living the the central and eastern parts of Outer Mongolia.
67. Japanese mathematical physicist who proposed that nuclear forces are mediated by massive particles called mesons which are analogous to the photon in mediating electromagnetic forces (1907-1981).
71. Any of several trees of the genus Platanus having thin pale bark that scales off in small plates and lobed leaves and ball-shaped heads of fruits.
73. A master's degree in business.
74. (informal) `johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War.
75. A light brown raw cane sugar from Guyana.
77. An adult male person (as opposed to a woman).
78. A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event.
79. Inflexibly entrenched and unchangeable.
80. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.


1. Semi-evergreen South American tree with odd-pinnate leaves and golden yellow flowers cultivated as an ornamental.
2. A port city in northwestern Algeria and the country's 2nd largest city.
3. Large black-and-white herbivorous mammal of bamboo forests of China and Tibet.
4. An advanced student or graduate in medicine gaining supervised practical experience (`houseman' is a British term).
5. An oleoresin used in varnishes and ointments.
6. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
7. A line on a sphere that cuts all meridians at the same angle.
8. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
9. An upward slope or grade (as in a road).
10. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
11. Erect bushy hairy annual herb having trifoliate leaves and purple to pink flowers.
12. God of fire.
13. A fraudulent business scheme.
14. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
22. European strong-scented perennial herb with gray-green bitter-tasting leaves.
24. A constitutional monarchy in northern Europe on the western side of the Scandinavian Peninsula.
27. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
28. The residue that remains when something is burned.
30. A glancing rebound.
33. A small lake.
34. Any plant of the genus Inula.
35. (Sumerian and Babylonian) A solar deity.
36. Norwegian composer whose work was often inspired by Norwegian folk music (1843-1907).
38. An informal term for a father.
40. A digital display that uses liquid crystal cells that change reflectivity in an applied electric field.
41. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
44. A signal transmitted along a narrow path.
46. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
47. (of a young animal) Abandoned by its mother and raised by hand.
50. The fifth month of the civil year.
54. Pan with a convex bottom.
55. A town in northern Egypt.
56. A wad of something chewable as tobacco.
58. A baseball deliberately thrown at the batter's head.
60. Measuring stick consisting of a strip of wood or metal or plastic with a straight edge that is used for drawing straight lines and measuring lengths.
61. Jordan's port.
63. The cardinal number that is the sum of five and one.
64. A subsidiary proposition that is assumed to be true in order to prove another proposition.
65. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
66. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
68. Gully or streambed in North Africa and the Middle East that remains dry except during rainy season.
69. Meat from a domestic hog or pig.
70. Using speech rather than writing.
72. (in Scotland or Ireland) A mountain or tall hill.
76. A polyvalent metallic element that resembles chromium and tungsten in its properties.

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