Crossword Puzzle Number 1268 (Large Grid)

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1. Burrowing marine mollusk living on sand or mud.
5. The atmosphere above a nation and deemed to be under its jurisdiction.
13. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829).
17. Type genus of the Ranidae.
18. A hormone secreted by the pancreas.
19. A slow pace of running.
20. Separate by avulsion.
22. A soft-finned fish of the family Gadidae.
23. English essayist (1775-1834).
24. French revolutionary leader (born in Switzerland) who was a leader in overthrowing the Girondists and was stabbed to death in his bath by Charlotte Corday (1743-1793).
27. Small tropical American tree bearing edible plumlike fruit.
28. A public promotion of some product or service.
31. The unlimited 3-dimensional expanse in which everything is located.
35. An ancient maritime country (a collection of city states) at eastern end of the Mediterranean.
40. A heavy brittle metallic element of the platinum group.
41. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
44. Half the width of an em.
45. Providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or sentimental qualities.
46. Mythical bird of prey having enormous size and strength.
49. Characterized by lightness and insubstantiality.
50. Fleshy folds of tissue as those surrounding the mouth.
51. Type genus of the Apidae.
53. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
55. Resembling a berry.
58. The capital and largest city of Venezuela.
60. The part of the skull of a vertebrate that frames the mouth and holds the teeth.
62. (Akkadian) Mother of the gods and consort of Apsu.
63. Having removed clothing.
64. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
65. Amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis.
66. Engagingly stimulating or provocative.
69. Extremely robust.
70. A city in northwestern Syria.
74. Channel into a new direction.
75. Jordan's port.
77. (physics and chemistry) The smallest component of an element having the chemical properties of the element.
78. High quality grape brandy distilled in the Cognac district of France.
83. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
87. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
88. God of justice.
91. The capital of Western Samoa.
93. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
94. A three-year law degree.
95. The craniometric point that is the most prominent point at the back of the head (at the occipital protuberance).
96. Great in vertical dimension.
97. A self-funded retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement.
98. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
99. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
100. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
101. A long projecting or anterior elongation of an animal's head.


1. Crowd or pack to capacity.
2. Rock that in its molten form (as magma) issues from volcanos.
3. Inability to urinate.
4. Stem of the rattan palm used for making canes and umbrella handles.
5. How long something has existed.
6. Being nine more than forty.
7. (anatomy) A fold or wrinkle or crease.
8. A mark left by the healing of injured tissue.
9. A genus of Ploceidae.
10. Gone by.
11. A skullcap worn by nuns under a veil or by soldiers under a hood of mail or formerly by British sergeants-at-law v 1.
12. Either extremity of something that has length.
13. An obsolete kind of container used for distillation.
14. A cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie.
15. Surpassing the ordinary especially in size or scale.
16. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
21. French romantic writer (1766-1817).
25. A heavy odorless colorless gas formed during respiration and by the decomposition of organic substances.
26. A fractional monetary unit of Japan and Indonesia and Cambodia.
29. A person forced to flee from home or country.
30. Kenyan statesman and the first president of independent Kenya (1893-1978).
32. A colorless liquid aldehyde.
33. The sixth month of the civil year.
34. A bachelor's degree in religion.
36. A plant lacking a permanent woody stem.
37. (Italian cookery) Squid prepared as food.
38. Someone who (fraudulently) assumes the appearance of another.
39. Marked by eager desire.
42. Wading birds of warm regions having long slender down-curved bills.
43. Covered with paving material.
47. Ellipse in which the two axes are of equal length.
48. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
52. A shallow basin in a desert region.
54. A genus of Platalea.
56. Being one more than one hundred.
57. Type genus of the Cariamidae comprising only the crested cariama.
59. A coral reef off the southern coast of Florida.
61. Gully or streambed in North Africa and the Middle East that remains dry except during rainy season.
67. Tag the base runner to get him out.
68. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
71. (music) The speed at which a composition is to be played.
72. A high-crowned black cap (usually made of felt or sheepskin) worn by men in Turkey and Iran and the Caucasus.
73. King of the Huns.
76. A member of a North American Indian people of southeastern California and northwestern Mexico.
79. Look at with amorous intentions.
80. An amino acid that is found in the central nervous system.
81. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
82. Informal terms for a meal.
84. A quantity that is added.
85. Swift timid long-eared mammal larger than a rabbit having a divided upper lip and long hind legs.
86. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
89. Brief episode in which the brain gets insufficient blood supply.
90. (computer science) Memory whose contents can be accessed and read but cannot be changed.
92. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.

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