Crossword Puzzle Number 825 (Medium Grid)

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1. The bureau of the Treasury Department responsible for tax collections.
4. Chiefly monoecious trees and shrubs.
12. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
15. Above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent.
16. Possessing an education (especially having more than average knowledge).
17. A Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds.
18. Violating principles of right and wrong.
20. Someone who operates a barge.
22. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Clinoril).
24. Of or relating to or characteristic of Yemen or its inhabitants.
25. A chronic inflammatory collagen disease affecting connective tissue (skin or joints).
26. Mentally or physically infirm with age.
29. A logarithmic unit of sound intensity.
30. Worn or shabby from overuse or (of pages) from having corners turned down.
33. A feeling of intense anger.
35. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
39. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
40. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
42. Relating to the Andes and their inhabitants.
44. An honorary degree in science.
46. The second largest city in Tunisia.
48. The 22nd letter of the Greek alphabet.
49. Any property detected by the olfactory system.
51. A ductile gray metallic element of the lanthanide series.
52. Being one hundred more than three hundred.
55. A language group of the Hokan family.
57. English essayist (1775-1834).
58. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
61. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
62. Expletives used informally as intensifiers.
65. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
66. A boy or man.
69. An avalanche volcanic water and mud down the slopes of a volcano.
72. A belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school.
75. A hospital unit staffed and equipped to provide intensive care.
76. Speaking a Slavic language.
78. Stem of the rattan palm used for making canes and umbrella handles.
80. Being nothing more than specified.
82. Pertaining to or resembling amoebae.
84. The main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants.
85. A small carriage in which a baby or child is pushed around.
86. An archaic name for Easter or Passover.
87. A small cake leavened with yeast.


1. Wading birds of warm regions having long slender down-curved bills.
2. Tall New Zealand timber tree.
3. (computer science) A standardized language for the descriptive markup of documents.
4. Abounding in or covered with ferns.
5. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
6. A Russian prison camp for political prisoners.
7. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
8. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
9. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
10. Characterized by lightness and insubstantiality.
11. Having a specified kind of border or edge.
12. Informal terms for a human head.
13. A Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast.
14. A Loloish language.
19. Treated with oil.
21. To fix or set securely or deeply.
23. A bottle with a stopper.
27. Offering fun and gaiety.
28. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
31. The capital and largest city of Ghana with a deep-water port.
32. A radioactive gaseous element formed by the disintegration of radium.
34. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
36. A design fixed to some surface or a paper bearing the design to be transferred to the surface.
37. Any of several plants of or developed from the species Dahlia pinnata having tuberous roots and showy rayed variously colored flower heads.
38. Of the appetites and passions of the body.
41. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
43. A state in southeastern United States.
45. A quadrille for 8 or 16 couples.
47. Being two more than ninety.
50. Molten rock in the earth's crust.
53. The organ stop having a tone of soft sweet string quality.
54. English monk and scholar (672-735).
56. A mountain lake (especially one formed by glaciers).
59. A public promotion of some product or service.
60. A chronic emphysema of the horse that causes difficult expiration and heaving of the flanks.
63. A workman who laces shoes or footballs or books (during binding).
64. (Zoroastrianism) Title for benevolent deities.
67. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
68. A genus of temperate and arctic evergreen trees (see spruce).
70. Fallow deer.
71. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
73. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
74. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
77. The upper side of the thighs of a seated person.
79. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
81. The square of a body of any size of type.
83. Date used in reckoning dates before the supposed year Christ was born.

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