Crossword Puzzle Number 1299 (Large Grid)

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1. (computer science) A coding system that incorporates extra parity bits in order to detect errors.
4. Obvious and dull.
9. A federally sponsored corporation that insures accounts in national banks and other qualified institutions.
13. An awkward stupid person.
16. A column of light (as from a beacon).
17. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
18. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
19. A health resort near a spring or at the seaside.
20. A federal agency that supervises carriers that transport goods and people between states.
21. Small toothless anteater with prehensile tale and four-clawed forelimbs.
22. Of or relating to or derived from pectin.
24. Green algae common in freshwater lakes of limestone districts.
26. The second larges of the four main islands of Japan.
27. A midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region.
29. An island in the Mediterranean.
30. An officer who acts as military assistant to a more senior officer.
31. Antibacterial agent (trade names Mandelamine and Urex) that is contained in many products that are used to treat urinary infections.
32. Provide with choice or abundant food or drink.
33. The syllable naming the fourth (subdominant) note of the diatonic scale in solmization.
35. A state in midwestern United States.
37. Any of various perennial South American plants of the genus Loasa having stinging hairs and showy white or yellow or reddish-orange flowers.
40. A nitrogenous substance found in mucous secretions.
47. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
48. Using speech rather than writing.
50. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
51. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
53. Hang loosely or laxly.
54. In former classifications a major division of Mammalia comprising all hoofed mammals.
57. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
58. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
59. Erect deciduous shrub or tree to 10 feet with maroon-flushed flowers.
61. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
63. Relative darkness caused by light rays being intercepted by an opaque body.
64. A unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material.
65. (botany) Of or relating to the axil.
66. A radioactive element of the alkali-metal group discovered as a disintegration product of actinium.
68. (Babylonian) Earth goddess.
71. That is to say.
72. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
74. Jordan's port.
77. Remove with or as if with a ladle.
79. Minute freshwater crustacean having a round body enclosed in a transparent shell.
82. A small cake leavened with yeast.
84. Of or relating to the spleen.
86. Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion.
90. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
94. The compass point that is one point south of due west.
95. Move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment.
96. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
98. Unstratified soil deposited by a glacier.
99. Towards the side away from the wind.
100. An edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter).
101. A student who studies excessively.
102. Exhibiting or restored to vigorous good health.


1. Any plant of the genus Erica.
2. A mountain in the Andes in Argentina (22,047 feet high).
3. Any tropical gymnosperm of the order Cycadales.
4. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
5. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
6. A person who gives a name or names.
7. Affect with wonder.
8. Digitalis preparation (trade name Lanoxin) used to treat congestive heart failure or cardiac arrhythmia.
9. A soft mineral (calcium fluoride) that is fluorescent in ultraviolet light.
10. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
11. (folklore) Fairies that are somewhat mischievous.
12. Of or like a cecum.
13. Type genus of the family Ostreidae.
14. Type genus of the Apidae.
15. The front of the head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear.
23. A republic in northwestern South America.
25. A prescription drug that is provided again.
28. Goddess of the dead and queen of the underworld.
34. An associate degree in nursing.
36. A port city in southwestern Turkey on the Gulf of Antalya.
38. Music composed for dancing the saraband.
39. An Old World reptile family of Sauria.
41. Extravasation of urine into the scrotal sac.
42. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
43. A financial institution that accepts deposits and channels the money into lending activities.
44. An ancient city in southeastern Greece.
45. Either of two large African antelopes of the genus Taurotragus having short spirally twisted horns in both sexes.
46. Fiddler crabs.
49. A soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element.
52. A mountainous region in central Italy.
55. Not having a heading or caption.
56. Bound or secured closely.
60. (computer science) Memory whose contents can be accessed and read but cannot be changed.
62. An anti-TNF compound (trade name Arava) that is given orally.
67. A wheeled vehicle adapted to the rails of railroad.
68. Affect with wonder.
69. Belonging to or on behalf of a specified person (especially yourself).
70. A river flowing southwest from Oregon through northern California to the Pacific Ocean.
71. Type genus of the family Ostreidae.
73. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
75. East Indian tree that puts out aerial shoots that grow down into the soil forming additional trunks.
76. Any member of Athapaskan tribes that migrated to the southwestern desert (from Arizona to Texas and south into Mexico).
78. Lower in esteem.
80. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 100 liters.
81. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
83. A French abbot.
84. A public promotion of some product or service.
85. A metrical unit with unstressed-stressed syllables.
87. English essayist (1775-1834).
88. The rounded seed-bearing capsule of a cotton or flax plant.
89. A shaft on which a wheel rotates.
91. (Judaism) Sacred chest where the ancient Hebrews kept the two tablets containing the Ten Commandments.
92. Fish eggs or egg-filled ovary.
93. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
94. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
97. A colorless and odorless inert gas.

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