Crossword Puzzle Number 168 (Large Grid)

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1. A guided missile fired from shipboard against an airborne target.
4. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
9. (British) Traditional jazz as revived in the 1950s.
13. The compass point that is one point south of due east.
16. A rapid bustling commotion.
17. The twelfth month of the civil year.
18. A rapid series of short loud sounds (as might be heard with a stethoscope in some types of respiratory disorders).
19. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
20. A boy or man.
21. The Oceanic language spoken by the Maori people in New Zealand.
22. Oval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food.
23. Type genus of the family Myacidae.
24. A minor match preceding the main event.
26. Absence of an enzyme.
28. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
29. A Powhatan Indian woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended the English at Jamestown and is said to have saved Captain John Smith's life (1595-1617).
31. (computer science) A coding system that incorporates extra parity bits in order to detect errors.
33. A state in New England.
35. Motivation based on ideas of right and wrong.
38. The skilled practice of a practical occupation.
42. Razor clams.
45. A low-lying region of west central France on the Bay of Biscay.
46. Candlewood of Mexico and southwestern California having tall columnar stems and bearing honey-scented creamy yellow flowers.
47. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
48. A state in New England.
49. A chronic inflammatory collagen disease affecting connective tissue (skin or joints).
51. A master's degree in library science.
52. 1 species.
55. Goddess of fertility.
57. The fleshy part of the human body that you sit on.
58. Small depression under the shoulder joint where the arm joins the shoulder.
59. Someone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else.
61. A self-funded retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement.
62. Seed of a pea plant.
64. To fix or set securely or deeply.
65. 1,000,000,000 periods per second.
66. The form of RNA that attaches the correct amino acid to the protein chain that is being synthesized at the ribosome of the cell (according to directions coded in the mRNA).
70. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
71. Having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a right angle.
72. A burn cause by hot liquid or steam.
74. Type genus of the Apidae.
77. A hard brittle gray polyvalent metallic element that resembles iron but is not magnetic.
79. The Mongol people living the the central and eastern parts of Outer Mongolia.
83. Any of several compounds of barium.
88. A branch of the Tai languages.
89. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
90. (informal) Exceptionally good.
93. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
95. A master's degree in business.
96. British writer of short stories (1870-1916).
97. A British peer ranking below a Marquess and above a Viscount.
98. A village in eastern Ireland (northwest of Dublin).
99. Tag the base runner to get him out.
100. English essayist (1775-1834).
101. 100 lwei equal 1 kwanza.
102. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
103. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.


1. Minute floating marine tunicate having a transparent body with an opening at each end.
2. The sixth month of the civil year.
3. (from a combination of MOdulate and DEModulate) Electronic equipment consisting of a device used to connect computers by a telephone line.
4. The act of remitting (especially the referral of a law case to another court).
5. 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.
6. The United Nations agency concerned with the interests of labor.
7. Large brightly crested bird of Africa.
8. An orange-red crystalline compound used in making red pigments and in dyeing.
9. (music) A tremulous effect produced by rapid repetition of a single tone or rapid alternation of two tones.
10. East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient.
11. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
12. A potent estrogen used in medicine and in feed for livestock and poultry.
13. Any of various trees of the genus Ulmus.
14. Common Indian weaverbird.
15. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
25. Arranged in or consisting of laminae.
27. Scratch and scrimp.
30. More than enough in size or scope or capacity.
32. Being one hundred more than two hundred.
34. Someone who provides an index.
36. The capital and largest city of Greece.
37. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Clinoril).
39. Brazilian tree with handsomely marked wood.
40. European weed naturalized in southwestern United States and Mexico having reddish decumbent stems with small fernlike leaves and small deep reddish-lavender flowers followed by slender fruits that stick straight up.
41. A flat tortilla with various fillings piled on it.
43. A member of the tribe of Franks who settled in the Netherlands in the 4th century AD.
44. A large piece of fabric (as canvas) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel.
50. Standard time in the 5th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 75th meridian.
53. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
54. Acknowledge a new land owner as one's landlord, of tenants.
56. The region of the shore of a lake or sea or ocean.
60. Bulky grayish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tail.
63. Joint consisting of a line formed by joining two pieces.
65. (Greek legend) The greedy king of Phrygia who Dionysus gave the power to turn everything he touched into gold.
67. An ancient kingdom in northern Mesopotamia which is in present-day Iraq.
68. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
69. A town in northern Egypt.
70. A potent estrogen used in medicine and in feed for livestock and poultry.
73. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
75. Proceeding from or ordered by or subject to a pope or the papacy regarded as the successor of the Apostles.
76. Of or relating to Iraq or its people or culture.
78. The unit of frequency.
80. A genus of Lamnidae.
81. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
82. Jordan's port.
84. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829).
85. Large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin.
86. Moderate or restrain.
87. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
91. (used especially of commodities) In the natural unprocessed condition.
92. A unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters.
94. A member of a Mayan people of southwestern Guatemala.

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