Crossword Puzzle Number 1018 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Any of various primates with short tails or no tail at all.
4. A large number or amount.
9. An important seaport on the Island of Cebu in the Philippines.
13. Being five more than ninety.
16. Imperial dynasty that ruled China (most of the time) from 206 BC to 221 and expanded its boundaries and developed its bureaucracy.
17. American professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934).
18. A complex red organic pigment containing iron and other atoms to which oxygen binds.
19. Towards the side away from the wind.
20. (Judaism) Sacred chest where the ancient Hebrews kept the two tablets containing the Ten Commandments.
21. The capital and largest city of Libya.
23. A gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number).
25. (criminal law) Money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial.
27. Resembling or characteristic of or appropriate to an elegy.
28. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
29. Small European freshwater fish with a slender bluish-green body.
31. Nonresinous wood of a fir tree.
32. A landlocked principality in the Himalayas northeast of India.
37. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
41. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
42. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali metal group.
46. An organic compound that contains a hydroxyl group bonded to a carbon atom which in turn is doubly bonded to another carbon atom.
47. Of or being the lowest female voice.
50. An analgesic for mild pain.
51. A coarse obnoxious person.
52. An Old World reptile family of Sauria.
54. The compass point midway between northeast and east.
55. (Church of England) An assistant to the churchwarden.
57. Gold or silver wire thread.
59. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
60. A genus of Mustelidae.
61. A tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown.
62. A spread made chiefly from vegetable oils and used as a substitute for butter.
63. A person who lacks confidence, is irresolute and wishy-washy.
67. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
68. A public promotion of some product or service.
70. Consisting of or having the character of loam.
71. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
72. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
75. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
78. A genus of Stromateidae.
81. (used of count nouns) Every one considered individually.
84. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
86. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
88. Fish eggs or egg-filled ovary.
89. Not reflecting light.
90. Any of several large turkey-like game birds of the family Cracidae.
91. A narrow thin strip of wood used as backing for plaster or to make latticework.
92. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
93. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
94. A law passed by US Congress to prevent employees from being injured or contracting diseases in the course of their employment.
95. (Judaism) Not conforming to dietary laws.
96. (informal) Roused to anger.

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1. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
2. (obstetrics) The number of live-born children a woman has delivered.
3. (Sumerian) Legendary friend of Gilgamish.
4. The seventh and last day of the week.
5. Pitching dangerously to one side.
6. Fleshy and usually brightly colored cover of some seeds that develops from the ovule stalk and partially or entirely envelopes the seed.
7. Treated or impregnated with a foreign substance.
8. Cuddling and kissing.
9. Dry red Italian table wine from the Chianti region of Tuscany.
10. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
11. Any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species.
12. A mountainous region in central Italy.
13. Being two more than forty.
14. A fractional monetary unit of several countries.
15. Prolific Spanish playwright (1562-1635).
22. Being one more than fifty.
24. Someone who operates a barge.
26. United States architect (born in England) whose works include the chambers of the United States Congress and the Supreme Court (1764-1820).
30. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
33. A rope for raising or lowering a sail or flag.
34. A fraudulent business scheme.
35. The great circle representing the apparent annual path of the sun.
36. The brightest star in Scorpius.
38. Anneal or toughen by a process of gradually heating and cooling.
39. A ray of moonlight.
40. A short moral story (often with animal characters).
43. A sudden desire.
44. (Hindu) A manner of sitting (as in the practice of Yoga).
45. A small hole (usually round and finished around the edges) in cloth or leather for the passage of a cord.
48. The present time or age.
49. A republic in southwestern Africa on the south Atlantic coast (formerly called South West Africa).
53. Sorghums of dry regions of Asia and North Africa.
56. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on the sea or ships.
58. Small wolf native to western North America.
64. An ability to understand a broad range of topics.
65. Genus of South and Central American heathlike evergreen shrubs.
66. An honorary law degree.
69. A person who is rejected (from society or home).
70. A wooden pin pushed or driven into a surface.
71. Evergreen Indian shrub with vivid yellow flowers whose bark is used in tanning.
73. The posterior part of the mandible that is more or less vertical.
74. United States writer noted for his stories about life during the California gold rush (1836-1902).
76. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
77. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
79. A milkshake made with malt powder.
80. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
82. Large genus of African trees bearing kola nuts.
83. (of persons) Highest in rank or authority or office.
85. Gone by.
87. 30 to 300 gigahertz.

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