Crossword Puzzle Number 1294 (Large Grid)

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1. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
4. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
8. Large semi-evergreen tree of East India.
12. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
16. (of music or art) New and of general appeal (especially among young people).
17. Any competition.
18. (prefix) Indicating difference or variation.
19. A republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of Ireland.
20. The capital and largest city of Japan.
21. Electronic warfare undertaken to insure effective friendly use of the electromagnetic spectrum in spite of the enemy's use of electronic warfare.
22. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
23. A slight indication.
24. A high-crowned black cap (usually made of felt or sheepskin) worn by men in Turkey and Iran and the Caucasus.
26. The formation of frost or ice on a surface.
29. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
30. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
32. Move with or as if with a tremor.
34. A river in southwestern England rising in Gloucestershire and flowing through Bristol to empty into the estuary of the Severn.
36. A collection of objects laid on top of each other.
39. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
42. A state in New England.
44. A contagious skin infection caused by the itch mite.
46. A challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy.
48. A genus of tropical American plants have sword-shaped leaves and a fleshy compound fruits composed of the fruits of several flowers (such as pineapples).
51. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
52. Situated at the top or highest position.
53. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
54. An ancient Egyptian city on the west bank of the Nile opposite Cairo.
57. Gone by.
58. A hard malleable ductile silvery metallic element that is resistant to corrosion.
62. Having had pain or loss or suffering inflicted.
64. (computer science) A read-only memory chip that can be erased by ultraviolet light and programmed again with new data.
65. Affect with wonder.
66. (Greek mythology) One of the mountain nymphs.
68. Vice President under Eisenhower and 37th President of the United States.
69. Long-bodied long-tailed tropical American wildcat.
71. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
73. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
74. (folklore) A corpse that rises at night to drink the blood of the living.
79. An oily colorless liquid obtained by the condensation of two molecules of acetaldehyde.
82. Used by northerners of Confederate soldiers.
84. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
87. Having two axes.
89. Pungent fleshy edible root.
92. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
93. The longest division of geological time.
94. A Nilotic language.
96. A monocotyledonous genus of the family Iridaceae.
97. A nucleic acid that transmits genetic information from DNA to the cytoplasm.
98. A nucleic acid consisting of large molecules shaped like a double helix.
99. Excessively fat.
100. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
101. The 13th letter of the Hebrew alphabet.


1. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
2. The closing section of a musical composition.
3. Greek god of light.
4. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
5. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
6. Being one hundred more than two hundred.
7. (prefix) Half or partial.
8. Medium-sized tree having glossy lanceolate leaves.
9. Either of two large African antelopes of the genus Taurotragus having short spirally twisted horns in both sexes.
10. Resembling or characteristic of or appropriate to an elegy.
11. Extinct flightless bird of New Zealand.
12. Fixed or established especially by order or command.
13. Of or relating to or located near a hilum.
14. Wild sheep of northern Africa.
15. The median ridge on the breastbone of birds that fly.
25. Indian grammarian whose grammatical rules for Sanskrit are the first known example of descriptive linguistics (circa 400 BC).
27. An accountant certified by the state.
28. 32nd President of the United States.
31. The 22nd letter of the Greek alphabet.
33. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
35. Tasting like vinegar.
37. The compass point that is one point north of due east.
38. An ancient (now obsolete) single-reed woodwind.
40. In some classifications considered a superphylum or a subkingdom.
41. A person who testifies or gives a deposition.
43. An anti-inflammatory drug that does not contain steroids.
45. Used by Maoris for thatching.
47. A drug (trade names Atarax and Vistaril) used as a tranquilizer to treat anxiety and motion sickness.
49. Someone who admires a young woman.
50. (of complexion) Blemished by imperfections of the skin.
55. A complex of enzymes that cause glycolysis.
56. A republic in southwestern Africa on the south Atlantic coast (formerly called South West Africa).
59. A family of fish in the order Zeomorphi.
60. A nurse who has enough training to be licensed by a state to provide routine care for the sick.
61. Obvious and dull.
63. (trademark) An antacid.
67. Of or relating to or characteristic of Zaire or its people.
68. (prefix) Half or partial.
70. A metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter.
72. An aromatic tree of the genus Clusia having large white or yellow or pink flowers.
75. The mission in San Antonio where in 1836 Mexican forces under Santa Anna besieged and massacred American rebels who were fighting to make Texas independent of Mexico.
76. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
77. A song that was formerly popular.
78. Fear resulting from the awareness of danger.
80. Large gregarious predatory feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the male.
81. (Irish) Mother of the Tuatha De Danann.
83. Soft creamy white cheese.
85. A stick that people can lean on to help them walk.
86. The biblical name for ancient Syria.
88. The bill in a restaurant.
90. Being nine more than thirty.
91. Imperial dynasty that ruled China (most of the time) from 206 BC to 221 and expanded its boundaries and developed its bureaucracy.
95. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.

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