Crossword Puzzle Number 92 (Medium Grid)

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1. (botany) Of or relating to the axil.
5. Type genus of the Alaudidae.
11. In bed.
15. An amino acid that is found in the central nervous system.
16. Weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated land.
17. Offering fun and gaiety.
18. Employed in accomplishing something.
19. Very great.
21. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
22. (ophthalmology) Impaired eyesight resulting usually from irregular conformation of the cornea.
24. The principal evil jinni in Islamic mythology.
26. A ductile malleable reddish-brown corrosion-resistant diamagnetic metallic element.
27. Used of a single unit or thing.
30. Containing or made of or resembling or characteristic of a metal.
33. The residue that remains when something is burned.
35. Piece of solid food for dipping in a liquid.
39. White Southerner supporting Reconstruction policies after the Civil War usually for self-interest.
42. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
43. Move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment.
44. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
45. A Gaelic-speaking Celt in Ireland or Scotland or the Isle of Man.
46. A government order imposing a trade barrier.
47. The general activity of selling.
49. The elapsed time it takes for light (or radio signals) to travel between the Earth and a celestial object.
51. To an excessive degree.
52. Spider monkeys.
54. Evil or harmful in nature or influence.
57. The district occupied entirely by the city of Washington.
58. A translucent mineral consisting of hydrated silica of variable color.
60. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
61. A Hindu prince or king in India.
62. Someone who quits school before graduation.
65. The cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one.
67. Any of a class of solid or semisolid viscous substances obtained either as exudations from certain plants or prepared by polymerization of simple molecules.
68. Informal terms for a mother.
70. (Sumerian) Consort of Dumuzi (Tammuz).
74. Surveying instrument consisting of the upper movable part of a theodolite including the telescope and its attachments.
76. A republic in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea.
79. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
80. Any wingless blood-sucking parasitic insect noted for ability to leap.
81. Having the skin scraped off.
83. The compass point that is one point east of due south.
84. Commonly the lowest molding at the base of a column.
85. A festival featuring African-American culture.
86. Czechoslovakian religious reformer who anticipated the Reformation.


1. Largest known toad species.
2. A girl or young woman who is unmarried.
3. Assist or encourage, usually in some wrongdoing.
4. (used of opinions and actions) Far beyond the norm.
5. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
6. The mints.
7. Of or relating to the former Indo-European people.
8. A transuranic element that has not been found in nature.
9. A visual presentation showing how something works.
10. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
11. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
12. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
13. (Norse mythology) Goddess of old age who defeated Thor in a wrestling match.
14. A platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it.
20. Towards the side away from the wind.
23. A Russian prison camp for political prisoners.
25. An oil port in southern Iraq.
28. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
29. A branch of the Tai languages.
31. Enthusiastic approval.
32. A set of data arranged in rows and columns.
34. Lac purified by heating and filtering.
36. Dutch astronomer who proved that the galaxy is rotating and proposed the existence of the Oort cloud (1900-1992).
37. An Asian temple.
38. An enthusiastic kiss.
40. A town in north central Wisconsin.
41. Take by theft.
48. Tarpons and ladyfishes.
50. A city in east central Texas.
53. (possibly Roman) Goddess of horses and mules and asses.
55. A city in southeastern Spain.
56. A quantity of no importance.
59. Your general store of remembered information.
63. Norse chieftan who became the first duke of Normandy (860-931).
64. Flexible twig of a willow tree.
66. Infections of the skin or nails caused by fungi and appearing as itching circular patches.
69. A city in northern India.
71. United States writer noted for his droll epigrams (1902-1971).
72. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
73. (Greek mythology) Greek god of war.
75. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
77. Imperial dynasty that ruled China (most of the time) from 206 BC to 221 and expanded its boundaries and developed its bureaucracy.
78. An edge tool used to cut and shape wood.
82. The use of bacteria or viruses of toxins to destroy men and animals or food.

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