Crossword Puzzle Number 1208 (Large Grid)

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1. An enclosed space.
4. An easy victory.
8. A platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it.
12. A Chinese god worshipped in the form of an idol.
16. A communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia.
17. Not only so, but.
18. An antidepressant drug that acts by blocking the reuptake of serotonin so that more serotonin is available to act on receptors in the brain.
19. The biblical name for ancient Syria.
20. The branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication.
22. A bluish shade of green.
23. A door-like movable barrier in a fence or wall.
24. A strip of land projecting into a body of water.
26. Someone who puts text into appropriate form for publication.
28. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
32. A disease caused by deficiency of niacin or tryptophan (or by a defect in the metabolic conversion of tryptophan to niacin).
35. A port city in southwestern Turkey on the Gulf of Antalya.
38. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
39. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
41. Bubble shells.
45. A package of several things tied together for carrying or storing.
46. Pertaining to or resembling amoebae.
49. A defensive missile designed to shoot down incoming intercontinental ballistic missiles.
50. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
54. Infectious disease caused by a species of chlamydia bacterium.
56. The number of lines in a piece of printed material.
58. The dynasty that ruled much of Manchuria and northeastern China from 947 to 1125.
60. Small often spiny insectivorous mammal of Madagascar.
61. A member of the Siouan people of the northern Mississippi valley.
62. Having or showing keen interest or intense desire or impatient expectancy.
64. The chance to speak.
65. A state in midwestern United States.
67. A religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof.
68. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
72. A Mid-Atlantic state.
73. Having or exerting a malignant influence.
77. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
80. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
81. 300 to 3000 kilohertz.
82. Having a heading or course in a certain direction.
85. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
88. An oleoresin used in varnishes and ointments.
91. Washing out a hollow organ (especially the stomach) by flushing with water.
93. A light touch or stroke.
94. A metal-bearing mineral valuable enough to be mined.
95. The main city of ancient Phoenicia.
97. Very dark black.
98. A gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number).
99. Someone (especially a woman) who annoys people by constantly finding fault.
100. (with `in') Guardianship over.
101. A quantity of no importance.
102. Owed and payable immediately or on demand.


1. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work.
2. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
3. Being ten more than one hundred ninety.
4. The seed of the cereal grass.
5. An unabridged dictionary constructed on historical principles.
6. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
7. Apathy demonstrated by an absence of emotional reactions.
8. Remote city of Kazakhstan that (ostensibly for security reasons) was made the capital in 1998.
9. One thousandth of a second.
10. A very troublesome child.
11. A slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water.
12. A literary language of Chinese Turkestan (named for one of the sons of Genghis Khan).
13. Any of various herbaceous plants of the genus Atriplex that thrive in deserts and salt marshes.
14. French composer noted for his experimentalism and rejection of romanticism (1866-1925).
15. Slanderous defamation.
21. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
25. A person to whom money is paid.
27. Free from favoritism or self-interest or bias or deception.
29. A public promotion of some product or service.
30. Small cubes with 1 to 6 spots on the faces.
31. (Scottish) A narrow secluded valley (in the mountains).
33. Loss of the ability to swallow.
34. A contagious skin infection caused by the itch mite.
36. A dicotyledonous genus of the family Ericaceae.
37. A Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast.
40. Relating to or of the nature of a zone.
42. One of the evil spirits of traditional Jewish and Christian belief.
43. Made smaller or less by melting or erosion or vaporization.
44. Proceed or issue forth, as from a source.
47. Hardened sugary exudation of various trees.
48. At or constituting a border or edge.
51. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
52. A space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane).
53. A member of a North American Indian people of southwestern Oregon.
55. (neurology) Of or relating to the vagus nerve.
57. A state in north central United States.
59. Swelling from excessive accumulation of serous fluid in tissue.
63. Marked by smartness in dress and manners.
64. An unabridged dictionary constructed on historical principles.
66. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
69. Destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle.
70. An informal term for a father.
71. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
74. 100 agorot equal 1 shekel.
75. A series of things depending on each other as if linked together.
76. A pale rose-colored variety of the ruby spinel.
78. A particular environment or walk of life.
79. Having help.
80. Neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn (mostly by men) under a collar and tied in knot at the front.
83. Divisible by two.
84. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
86. Forbidden to profane use especially in South Pacific islands.
87. A French abbot.
89. A wooden pin pushed or driven into a surface.
90. The cry made by sheep.
92. The supernatural being conceived as the perfect and omnipotent and omniscient originator and ruler of the universe.
96. A doctor's degree in religion.

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