Crossword Puzzle Number 1272 (Large Grid)

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1. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
4. A coffee cake flavored with orange rind and raisins and almonds.
9. (trademark) A liquid that temporarily disables a person.
13. A light touch or stroke.
16. A long thin fluffy scarf of feathers or fur.
17. An independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia).
18. On, to, or at the top.
19. A Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds.
20. The syllable naming the sixth (submediant) note of a major or minor scale in solmization.
21. A disease of plants characterized by the gradual dying of the young shoots starting at the tips and progressing to the larger branches.
23. An island in the southern Mariana Islands that is the administrative center of the United States Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands.
25. The second largest city in Tunisia.
27. A drug (trade name Atabrine) used to treat certain worm infestations and once used to treat malaria.
28. Long coarse hair growing from the crest of the animal's neck.
29. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
31. An associate degree in nursing.
32. A rotating disk shaped to convert circular into linear motion.
34. A tricyclic antidepressant drug (trade name Elavil) with serious side effects.
38. Omnivorous mammal of Central and South America.
42. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
43. An extinct ancient language of unknown affinities.
48. No longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life.
49. An inspection of the accounting procedures and records by a trained accountant.
52. Large genus of Australian evergreen shrubs or small trees with large daisylike flowers.
53. (prefix) Within.
54. The capital of Cape Verde on Sao Tiago Island.
55. A medieval hood of mail suspended from a basinet to protect the head and neck.
56. Fastener consisting of a resinous composition that is plastic when warm.
57. Imperial dynasty that ruled China (most of the time) from 206 BC to 221 and expanded its boundaries and developed its bureaucracy.
58. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
60. A radioactive transuranic element produced by bombarding plutonium with neutrons.
61. Of or concerning Qatar.
63. Type genus of the Ustilaginaceae.
65. The act of drawing or hauling something.
67. A female person who has the same parents as another person.
68. The basic unit of money in Cambodia.
69. A perennial plant that propagates by underground bulbs or tubers or corms.
72. A Mid-Atlantic state.
73. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
74. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
76. The syllable naming the fourth (subdominant) note of the diatonic scale in solmization.
81. Subject to a demand for payment before due date.
85. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
89. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
90. A large area of land preserved in its natural state as public property.
93. A public promotion of some product or service.
95. 40th President of the United States (1911- ).
96. A flexible container with a single opening.
98. Any tree or shrub of the genus Inga having pinnate leaves and showy usually white flowers.
99. A written proposal or reminder.
101. (Greek mythology) The Muse of history.
102. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
103. A male monarch or emperor (especially of Russia prior to 1917).
104. Chief port of Yemen.
105. A member of a European people who occupied Britain and Spain and Gaul in pre-Roman times.


1. A bachelor's degree in library science.
2. A shaped mass of baked bread.
3. The dialect of Malay used as the national language of the Republic of Indonesia or of Malaysia.
4. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
5. Disposed to please.
6. Biennial Eurasian plant usually having a swollen edible root.
7. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
8. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
9. Battles in World War II in the Pacific (November 1943).
10. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
11. Ratio of the hypotenuse to the opposite side.
12. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
13. Amino acid that is formed in the liver and converted into dopamine in the brain.
14. A Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast.
15. Something causes misery or death.
22. Animals having a bony or cartilaginous skeleton with a segmented spinal column and a large brain enclosed in a skull or cranium.
24. Having or showing an exaggerated opinion of your importance, ability, etc.
26. Being eight more than ninety.
30. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
33. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
35. A hypothetical continent that (according to plate tectonic theory) broke up later into North America and Europe and Asia.
36. A sign of something about to happen.
37. Being three more than fifty.
39. A mythical Greek warrior who was a leader on the Trojan side of the Trojan War.
40. Freetail bats.
41. A lover blind with admiration and devotion.
44. Herb native to southern Europe.
45. Trailing European aromatic plant of the mint family having rounded leaves and small purplish flowers often grown in hanging baskets.
46. Cheap and inferior.
47. An expression introduced into one language by translating it from another language.
50. An Italian poet famous for `The Divine Comedy'--a journey through hell and purgatory and paradise guided by Virgil and his idealized Beatrice (1265-1321).
51. An official language of the Republic of South Africa.
59. A periodic paperback publication.
62. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
64. Tropical American tree grown in southern United States having a whitish pink-tinged fruit.
66. Eaten as mush or as a thin gruel.
70. Committee formed by a special-interest group to raise money for their favorite political candidates.
71. A high-crowned black cap (usually made of felt or sheepskin) worn by men in Turkey and Iran and the Caucasus.
72. Amino acid that is formed in the liver and converted into dopamine in the brain.
75. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
77. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
78. A small short-legged smooth-coated breed of hound.
79. A monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles.
80. A large heavy knife used in Central and South America as a weapon or for cutting vegetation.
82. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
83. Closed with a lace.
84. American professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934).
86. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
87. The fleshy part of the human body that you sit on.
88. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
91. A barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports.
92. A tight cluster of people or things.
94. An engineering university in Cambridge.
97. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
100. A state in New England.

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