Crossword Puzzle Number 1292 (Large Grid)

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1. (of securities) Not quoted on a stock exchange.
4. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
9. Sound recording consisting of a disc with continuous grooves.
13. An internationally recognized distress signal in radio code.
16. Extinct flightless bird of New Zealand.
17. (Babylonian) A demigod or first man.
18. (of persons) Highest in rank or authority or office.
19. A user interface in which you type commands instead of choosing them from a menu or selecting an icon.
20. Slender bristlelike appendage found on the bracts of grasses.
21. A synthetic corticosteroid (trade names Aristocort or Aristopak or Kenalog) used as an anti-inflammatory agent.
22. A cyst on the underside of the tongue.
24. A collection of objects laid on top of each other.
26. An association of people to promote the welfare of senior citizens.
27. An interpreter and guide in the Near East.
28. Fear resulting from the awareness of danger.
30. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
32. Primitive predaceous North American fish covered with hard scales and having long jaws with needle-like teeth.
33. A long projecting or anterior elongation of an animal's head.
37. An extended area of land.
41. A long-playing phonograph record.
43. Any taillike structure.
45. System of measurement based on centimeters and grams and seconds.
47. A long narrow passage (as in a cave or woods).
48. Wild sheep of northern Africa.
50. An oral poliovirus vaccine (containing live but weakened poliovirus) that is given to provide immunity to poliomyelitis.
52. (grammar) Of or relating to the aorist tense.
54. A faint constellation in the polar region of the southern hemisphere and containing part of the Large Magellanic Cloud.
56. Free from duties or responsibilities.
58. English Pre-Raphaelite painter (1827-1910).
59. (computer science) A coding system that incorporates extra parity bits in order to detect errors.
60. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
62. The capital and largest city of Ghana with a deep-water port.
64. To an excessive degree.
65. Make loose or looser.
67. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
68. Any of various terrestrial ferns of the genus Cheilanthes.
70. Italian film actress (born in 1934).
73. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
74. Being one more than one.
75. An ancient branch of the Semitic languages.
77. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
80. A fine grained mineral having a soft soapy feel and consisting of hydrated magnesium silicate.
82. (law) The seat for judges in a courtroom.
83. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
84. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
86. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
89. The application of plaster.
92. Important food fish of the Nile and other rivers of Africa and Asia Minor.
95. (informal) Exceptionally good.
96. 1 species.
98. A characteristic (habitual or relatively temporary) state of feeling.
99. The syllable naming the sixth (submediant) note of a major or minor scale in solmization.
101. Not widely known.
103. The compass point midway between south and southeast.
104. The compass point that is one point north of due east.
105. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
106. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
107. Syndrome resulting from a serious acute (sometimes fatal) infection associated with the presence of staphylococcus.

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1. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
2. A rectangular piece of absorbent cloth (or paper) for drying or wiping.
3. An ancient country is southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean.
4. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
5. The content of cognition.
6. Type genus of the Ranidae.
7. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
8. A high-crowned black cap (usually made of felt or sheepskin) worn by men in Turkey and Iran and the Caucasus.
9. (Irish) Chief god of the Tuatha De Danann.
10. A heavy brittle metallic element of the platinum group.
11. Lean end of the neck.
12. A literary language of Chinese Turkestan (named for one of the sons of Genghis Khan).
13. Worthless people.
14. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
15. A city of central China.
23. English chemist (1897-1978).
25. A sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory.
29. A master's degree in business.
31. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
34. A material effigy that is worshipped as a god.
35. Greek mythology.
36. Widely distributed genus of herbs or shrubs with glandular compound leaves and spicate or racemose purple or white flowers.
38. Marked by practical hardheaded intelligence.
39. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Clinoril).
40. (geology) Pertaining to the structure or movement of the earth's crust.
42. Cook beforehand so that the actual preparation won't take long.
44. The local time at the 0 meridian passing through Greenwich, England.
46. Wild ox of mountainous areas of eastern India.
49. Release, as of emotions.
51. A Roman Catholic priest who acts for another higher-ranking clergyman.
53. A rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys.
55. A temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to.
57. Russian composer of orchestral and piano music (1872-1915).
61. An associate degree in nursing.
63. Enlarged prostate.
66. A cylindrical drawstring bag used by sailors to hold their clothing and other gear.
69. A linear unit of measurement (equal to 6 feet) for water depth.
71. Tropical American feather palm having a swollen spiny trunk and edible nuts.
72. Without compunction or human feeling.
73. A high-crowned black cap (usually made of felt or sheepskin) worn by men in Turkey and Iran and the Caucasus.
76. In truth (often tends to intensify).
77. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
78. (Hinduism or Buddhism) A sacred word or syllable repeated in prayer or meditation.
79. A metric unit of length equal to 100 meters.
81. A town in central Belgium.
85. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
87. Taken or to be taken at random.
88. German chemist who was co-discoverer with Lise Meitner of nuclear fission (1879-1968).
90. A small cake leavened with yeast.
91. Stairway in India leading down to a landing on the water.
92. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
93. The act of flipping a coin.
94. In the Roman calendar.
97. A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event.
100. Unknown god.
102. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.

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