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Sunday L E I S U R E 59 August 13, 2017 Compiled by Chukky Nwakky ACROSS 1 Wooden leg 4 Swiss mountains 8 Part of the “KKK” 12 Fear 13 Snaky fish 14 De __ (anew) 15 Goof 16 Indecent language 17 Fencing sword 18 Exaggerated dignity 20 Prophets 21 Rainy mo. 22 Annex 23 American Association of Retired Persons (abbr.) 26 Gone by 27 Kitten’s cry 30 A brush for scrubbing (2 wds.) 34 Highest trump in some loo 35 Contorted 36 Agency (abbr.) 37 Abdominal muscles (abbr.) 38 Computer makers 40 Corporate rule 43 Strengthen 47 Pitcher 48 Singing voice 49 Flightless bird 50 Acting (abbr.) 51 Tired 52 Add 53 Hurry 54 Swear 55 Cooking measurement DOWN 1 Preparation (abbr.) 2 European monetary unit 3 Cootie 4 Fable writer 5 Monkey’s cousin 6 Adding term 7 Fast plane 8 Proposal position 9 Run 10 Allege 11 Opp. of yeses 19 Pa 20 Sloven 22 Poached food 23 American College of Physicians (abbr.) 24 Wing 25 Rapid eye movement 26 One of these 27 Rob 28 Escudo 29 Reporter’s question 31 Northwest by west 32 Internal Revenue Service 33 Los Angeles football team 37 Express disgust 38 Tiny amounts 39 Sops up 40 Necklace part 41 Young Women’s Christian Association 42 Allows 43 Type of cheese 44 Try out 45 Flightless birds 46 Hind end 48 Alphabet WORD BANK: Aargh, aarp, abc, abs, acp, actg, aesop, agcy, ago, ala, alps, alto, any, apr, aver, bead, beat, bleu, blots, bolster, bylaw, cleaningbrush, cuss, dash, eels, egg, ell, emu, emus, epee, err, esc, euro, ewer, germ, ibm, iotas, irs, klan, kneel, lemur, lets, lope, mew, mug, noes, novo, nwbw, pam, papa, peg, plus, pompous, prep, rams, rem, rue, rump, seers, slob, smut, sst, sum, test, tsp, why, wry, ywca. By DEBO JAIYEOLA Last week solution