Crossword Puzzle Number 1081 (Large Grid)

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1. The residue that remains when something is burned.
4. A city in the Asian part of Russia.
8. A city in east central Texas.
12. A sign of something about to happen.
16. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
17. Liver or meat or fowl finely minced or ground and variously seasoned.
18. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
19. The basic unit of money in Western Samoa.
20. The sense organ for hearing and equilibrium.
21. Resembling or characteristic of or appropriate to an elegy.
23. A closed political meeting.
25. Continuing forever or indefinitely.
27. Being one hundred more than three hundred.
29. A tight-fitting headdress.
32. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
35. A metric unit of capacity equal to the volume of 1 kilogram of pure water at 4 degrees centigrade and 760 mm of mercury (or approximately 1.76 pints).
38. Visionary British poet (1757-1827).
42. Qualities that attract by seeming to promise some kind of reward.
43. Red Asian weaverbirds often kept as cage birds.
46. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
47. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
48. Give life-like qualities to.
49. 16 ounces.
50. Lacking sufficient water or rainfall.
52. A river of southwestern Africa that rises in central Angola and flows east and then north (forming part of the border between Angola and Congo) and continuing northwest through Congo to empty into the Congo River on the border between Congo and Republic of the Congo.
54. Headdress that protects the head from bad weather.
56. A member of the people inhabiting the Aleutian Islands and western Alaska.
58. Fatty pinkish flesh of small salmon caught in the Pacific and Great Lakes.
59. (Christianity) Holding views that disagree with accepted doctrine.
61. (Old Testament) The eldest son of Isaac who would have inherited the Covenant that God made with Abraham and that Abraham passed on to Isaac.
63. An informal term for a father.
64. The granite-like rocks that form the outermost layer of the earth's crust.
65. American professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934).
68. Refuse to acknowledge.
70. A sharp hooked claw especially on a bird of prey.
72. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
75. (folklore) A corpse that rises at night to drink the blood of the living.
76. Being or moving higher in position or greater in some value.
78. Important for human and animal food.
80. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
85. A dissolute man in fashionable society.
89. An implement used to propel or steer a boat.
92. A seaman who works on a ship that hunts whales.
93. The law enforcement agency in the Justice Department.
94. An informal term for a father.
95. (anatomy) A somewhat rounded subdivision of a bodily organ or part.
97. (military) Signal to turn the lights out.
98. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
99. One of the common people.
100. (Norse mythology) The primeval giant slain by Odin and his brothers and from whose body they created the world.
101. A member of an Iroquoian people formerly living on the south shore of Lake Erie in northern Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania and western New York.


1. American novelist (1909-1955).
2. Singing jazz.
3. Swift timid long-eared mammal larger than a rabbit having a divided upper lip and long hind legs.
4. Affording unobstructed entrance and exit.
5. Stem of the rattan palm used for making canes and umbrella handles.
6. An ancient upright stone slab bearing markings.
7. The quantity contained in a keg.
8. A blue dyestuff obtained from the woad plant.
9. A drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (Aspirin and Phenacetin and Caffeine).
10. A ductile gray metallic element of the lanthanide series.
11. English scholastic philosopher and assumed author of Occam's Razor (1285-1349).
12. A genus of Strigidae.
13. Covered with paving material.
14. The twelfth month of the civil year.
15. An independent agency of the United States government responsible for aviation and spaceflight.
22. Being nine more than ninety.
24. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
26. Read anew.
28. Extreme malnutrition and emaciation (especially in children).
30. Having a horizontal surface in which no part is higher or lower than another.
31. Someone to whom property (especially realty) is devised by will.
33. Genus of woody Asiatic vines.
34. Relating to or resulting from arbitration.
36. An important dogsled race run annually on the Iditarod Trail.
37. Of or relating to a speaker of the Tamil language or the language itself.
39. Of a pale purple color.
40. A desert in southwestern Africa - largely Botswana.
41. Web spinners.
44. A member of the mercantile and professional Hindu caste.
45. A brittle silver-white metalloid element that is related to selenium and sulfur.
51. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
53. Any location known for vice and corruption.
55. An associate degree in nursing.
57. Of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand of its people.
60. Using the voice.
62. Large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin.
66. A unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material.
67. In an exposed manner.
68. A drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (Aspirin and Phenacetin and Caffeine).
69. Provide commentary for a film, for example.
70. Covered with paving material.
71. A radioactive transuranic metallic element.
73. Small tree of dry open parts of southern Africa having erect angled branches suggesting candelabra.
74. A federation of North American labor unions that merged with the Congress of Industrial Organizations in 1955.
77. The address where a person lives.
79. (comparative of `few' used with count nouns) Quantifier meaning a smaller number of.
81. Open-heart surgery in which the rib cage is opened and a section of a blood vessel is grafted from the aorta to the coronary artery to bypass the blocked section of the coronary artery and improve the blood supply to the heart.
82. An elaborate song for solo voice.
83. Rounded like an egg.
84. Unknown god.
86. (botany) Of or relating to the axil.
87. A cap with a flat circular top and a visor.
88. Any of several related languages of the Celts in Ireland and Scotland.
90. An ester of adenosine that is converted to ATP for energy storage.
91. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
96. A heavy brittle diamagnetic trivalent metallic element (resembles arsenic and antimony chemically).

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