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  • 1. a term used in Scottish names of promontories
  • 5. a ___k or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body)
  • 8. wild sheep of northern Africa
  • 9. type genus of the family ____nidae
  • 11. German poet (1724-1803)
  • 13. the French-speaking part of the Canadian Maritime Provinces
  • 14. male parthenogenesis in which the embryo contains only paternal chromosomes due to the failure of the egg nucleus to participate in fertilization
  • 17. relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen
  • 18. unmistakably (`plain' is often used informally for `plainly')
  • 22. a river in northwestern Russia flowing generally west into the Gulf of Finland
  • 23. the United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy
  • 24. United States striptease artist who became famous on Broadway in the 1930s (1914-1970)
  • 25. utter shrill sounds
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  • 1. a terrorist organization founded by Osama bin Laden in the 1980s to provide money and recruit fighters around the world; enlisted and transported thousands of men to Afghanistan to fight the Russians; a split in the group led bin Laden and the extremist faction of ___ to form al-Qaeda
  • 2. the address of a web page on the world wide web
  • 3. a Nilotic language
  • 4. snailfishes
  • 5. capable of inducing mutation (used mainly of extracellular factors such as X-rays or chemical pollution)
  • 6. the negatively charged terminal of a voltaic cell or storage battery that supplies current
  • 7. a toxic protein extracted from castor beans; used as a chemical reagent; can be used as a bioweapon
  • 10. in a satisfactory or adequate manner
  • 12. small biscuit (rich with cream and eggs) cut into diamonds or sticks and baked in an oven or (especially originally) on a griddle
  • 14. a primeval Egyptian personification of air and breath; worshipped especially at Thebes
  • 15. the center point or middle of something
  • 16. (computer science) a device that writes data onto or reads data from a storage medium
  • 19. any of various dark heavy viscid substances obtained as a residue
  • 20. a zodiacal constellation in northern hemisphere between Cancer and Virgo
  • 21. swerve off course momentarily
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