mathNEWS Issue 78.5: Friday, November 6, 1998

GridWord

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Grid Clues

Across

  1. Worthless person
  2. Lacking blood
  3. To separate coarse from fine
  4. Proverb
  5. Feline stimulant
  6. Islamic deity
  7. First hebrew letter
  8. Prudish and formal
  9. White ball
  10. Arab chieftan
  11. Action word
  12. Lyric poem
  13. Variety of quartz
  14. Extent
  15. Deviation from truth
  16. Flammable jelly
  17. Pungent or irritating
  18. Composition
  19. Outcome
  20. Removes markings

Down

  1. Artist's stand
  2. Pattern of diagonal lines
  3. Sign of things to come
  4. Sword holder
  5. It's A Wonderful Life director
  6. Rear end (sl.)
  7. Ballerina's skirt
  8. Obtained through deduction (2 wds.)
  9. Expression of grief
  10. British government party
  11. Supplication of the supernatural
  12. One who supervises an election (abbr.)
  13. The day before
  14. Russian parliament
  15. To move in circles
  16. Animal shout
  17. One who worships Vishnu and Shiva
  18. To display exaggerated feeling
  19. Desert refuge
  20. High-class

Correction

[The space for 13 down is the wrong size. Since there's no easy way to fix this, I'm asking all gridders to ignore the word entirely. Unlike the last correction, I have no one to blame for this but myself. Bonus points to anyone who can guess what word I meant. — RichEd]



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