Crossword Puzzle Number 832 (Medium Grid)

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ACROSS

1. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
4. An alloy of gold and silver.
12. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
15. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.
16. A town in west central Florida on the Gulf of Mexico.
17. Used of a single unit or thing.
18. Perennial herb of East India to Polynesia and Australia cultivated for its large edible root yielding Otaheite arrowroot starch.
19. Island in West Indies.
20. A long thin fluffy scarf of feathers or fur.
21. A period of 40 weekdays from Ash Wednesday to Holy Saturday.
23. Wild or seedling sweet cherry used as stock for grafting.
24. State in northeastern India.
26. A card game similar to ecarte.
28. Admit anew.
31. Support resembling the rib of an animal.
32. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
33. A quantity of no importance.
36. An administrative unit of government.
40. Rub elbows with.
42. A soft gray malleable metallic element that resembles tin but discolors on exposure to air.
43. An artificial language.
47. A genus of Ploceidae.
48. English pianist (1890-1965).
50. Having had the head cut off.
51. A ductile silvery-white ductile ferromagnetic trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
52. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
53. English monk and scholar (672-735).
54. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
55. Undergo resorption.
58. Any competition.
61. A hard brittle gray polyvalent metallic element that resembles iron but is not magnetic.
62. The last (12th) month of the year.
63. Ctenophores lacking tentacles.
65. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
67. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
72. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
74. A mountain peak in the Andes in Argentina (21,654 feet high).
77. The basic unit of money in Cambodia.
78. A complex red organic pigment containing iron and other atoms to which oxygen binds.
80. Being or occurring at an advanced period of time or after a usual or expected time.
81. Chief port of Yemen.
82. Noisy quarrel.
83. A program under which employees regularly accumulate shares and may ultimately assume control of the company.

DOWN

1. Wood of any of various maple trees.
2. A farewell remark.
3. A small hard painless nodule at the site of entry of a pathogen (as syphilis).
4. Standard time in the 5th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 75th meridian.
5. Above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent.
6. A member of an Iroquoian people formerly living on the south shore of Lake Erie in northern Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania and western New York.
7. Having the color of a canary.
8. Wild ox of the Malay Archipelago.
9. (British) A linear measure of 16.5 feet.
10. A reptile genus of Iguanidae.
11. A woman of refinement.
12. A place where taxis park while awaiting customers.
13. Small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns.
14. A signal transmitted along a narrow path.
22. Any movable possession (especially articles of clothing).
25. In the Arabian Nights a hero who tells of the fantastic adventures he had in his voyages.
27. A mature blood cell that contains hemoglobin to carry oxygen to the bodily tissues.
29. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
30. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
34. A small low-powered electrically powered vehicle driven on a special platform where there are many others to be dodged.
35. A port city in southwestern Iran.
37. Plot of land belonging to an English parish church or an ecclesiastical office.
38. A cruel and brutal fellow.
39. Food for domestic livestock.
41. (of mines and mining) Worked from the exposed surface.
44. Sweet juicy gritty-textured fruit available in many varieties.
45. 100 thebe equal 1 pula.
46. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
49. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
56. Wish harm upon.
57. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
59. A genus of tropical American plants have sword-shaped leaves and a fleshy compound fruits composed of the fruits of several flowers (such as pineapples).
60. United States swimmer who in 1926 became the first woman to swim the English Channel (1903- ).
64. A name that has been assumed temporarily.
66. A small ball with a hole through the middle.
68. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
69. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
70. Wife or mistress of Zeus and mother of Apollo and Artemis in ancient mythology.
71. A city in northwestern Syria.
73. Any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species.
75. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
76. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
79. A radioactive transuranic element.

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