Crossword S-5

Sidereal day
The amount of time it takes for the earth to make one complete rotation with respect to one particular star. This takes about 23 hours, 56 minutes, and 4 seconds.

Across

1. Intense energy bursts
6. Small bits
9. Preclude (law)
10. Salt of oxalic acid
11. Amelia _____ (aviator)
14. Swell up
15. Shivering fit
16. Coarse persons (slang)
17. Fruit
20. Planetary satellites
21. Frivolous
24. Notion
25. Rower
27. Line used on ships
29. Narrow strip of land
31. Rush
32. Poetic device
33. European mint plants

Down

1. Sea inlets
2. Accumulate
3. Celestial
4. Method of self-realization training
5. Horses
6. Encourage
7. Polygon
8. Governed territories
12. Aura
13. Wipes
16. Greek philosopher
17. Opera
18. Complete
19. Dramatic presentation
21. Precious metal
22. Stylish
23. Responsibilities
26. Caribbean dance
28. Pain
30. Pig enclosure

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