Crossword Puzzle Number 1889 (Large Grid)

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1. An adult male person (as opposed to a woman).
4. (astronomy) An indistinct surface feature of Mars once thought to be a system of channels.
9. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
13. A logarithmic unit of sound intensity equal to 10 decibels.
16. A unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters.
17. (biology) Having or resembling wings.
18. The lean flesh of a cod-like fish of North Atlantic waters.
19. A lyric poem with complex stanza forms.
20. Floor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile).
21. Allspice tree.
23. A nation in northern North America.
25. Excessively fat.
27. Used of men.
28. A kind of heavy jacket (`windcheater' is a British term).
29. Large mackerel with long pointed snout.
31. A very light colorless element that is one of the six inert gasses.
33. King of Saudi Arabia since 1982 (born in 1922).
34. English monk and scholar (672-735).
36. Thin fibrous bark of the paper mulberry and Pipturus albidus.
40. Relating to or characteristic of people of Rome.
44. Type genus of the Diodontidae.
46. Report or maintain.
47. Counting the number of white and red blood cells and the number of platelets in 1 cubic millimeter of blood.
49. (of mines and mining) Worked from the exposed surface.
51. Tropical New World lizard with a long tail and large rectangular scales on the belly and a long tail.
53. Any plant of the genus Reseda.
56. Last or greatest in an indefinitely large series.
57. A vacuum tube in which a hot cathode emits a beam of electrons that pass through a high voltage anode and are focused or deflected before hitting a phosphorescent screen.
58. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
60. 100 agorot equal 1 shekel.
63. A bag used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women).
65. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria and closely related to Hausa.
67. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
68. An open vessel with a handle and a spout for pouring.
69. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
71. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
72. An anti-TNF compound (trade name Arava) that is given orally.
74. Indian nun and missionary (born in Albania) dedicated to helping the poor in India (1910-1997).
76. A case or sheath especially a pollen sac or moss capsule.
78. Obvious and dull.
79. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
80. A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response.
81. A heavy odorless colorless gas formed during respiration and by the decomposition of organic substances.
82. An abbreviation for `hazardous material' used on warning signs.
86. Belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler.
90. A state-chartered savings bank owned by its depositors and managed by a board of trustees.
93. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
94. Made or become different in nature or form.
97. A spacecraft that carries astronauts from the command module to the surface of the moon and back.
98. A river of southwestern Africa that rises in central Angola and flows east and then north (forming part of the border between Angola and Congo) and continuing northwest through Congo to empty into the Congo River on the border between Congo and Republic of the Congo.
99. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
101. A workplace for the conduct of scientific research.
102. A unit of length of thread or yarn.
103. United States operatic soprano (born in 1929).
104. An informal term for a father.
105. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.

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1. Of or relating to or characteristic of Morocco or its people.
2. A popular island resort in the Netherlands Antilles.
3. A desert in southern Israel.
4. Very small northern fish.
5. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
6. An embroidered rug made from a coarse Indian felt.
7. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
8. Kill without legal sanction.
9. The United Nations agency concerned with civil aviation.
10. A soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element.
11. An act of scaling by the use of ladders (especially the walls of a fortification).
12. A Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast.
13. Old World wild swine having a narrow body and prominent tusks from which most domestic swine come.
14. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
15. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
22. 100 thebe equal 1 pula.
24. Found in moist places as rounded jellylike colonies.
26. An overland journey by hunters (especially in Africa).
30. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
32. Being one hundred more than three hundred.
35. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Lodine).
37. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
38. Receives blood from lower limbs and abdominal organs and empties into the posterior part of the right atrium of the heart.
39. (botany) Capable of fertilizing female organs.
41. Subdue, restrain, or overcome by affecting with a feeling of awe.
42. Swedish physicist (born in Austria) who worked in the field of radiochemistry with Otto Hahn and formulated the concept of nuclear fission with Otto Frisch (1878-1968).
43. (informal) Of the highest quality.
45. Antibacterial drug (trade name Nydrazid) used to treat tuberculosis.
48. An ancient city in northern Portugal.
50. Parachute that will lift a person up into the air when it is towed by a motorboat or a car.
52. A light touch or stroke.
54. A region of Malaysia in northeastern Borneo.
55. An inflated feeling of pride in your superiority to others.
59. Mentally or physically infirm with age.
61. An associate degree in nursing.
62. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
64. A series of mental images and emotions occurring during sleep.
66. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
70. Continuing forever or indefinitely.
71. Kill without legal sanction.
73. Genus of beetles whose grubs feed mainly on roots of plants.
74. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
75. (usually in the plural) Pants for casual wear.
76. Being one more than fifty.
77. At or constituting a border or edge.
83. On or toward the lee.
84. The battle in 202 BC in which Scipio decisively defeated Hannibal at the end of the second Punic War.
85. Of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand of its people.
86. (informal) Roused to anger.
87. Armor plate that protects the chest.
88. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
89. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
91. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
92. A small cake leavened with yeast.
95. The sign language used in the United States.
96. (informal) Roused to anger.
100. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
101. A sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice.

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