Crossword Puzzle Number 1898 (Large Grid)

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1. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
5. The scum formed by oxidation at the surface of molten metals.
9. The yield from plants in a single growing season.
13. The month following January and preceding March.
16. The main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants.
17. English monk and scholar (672-735).
18. An island in Indonesia south of Borneo.
19. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
20. A unit of dry measure used in Egypt.
22. Wild sheep of northern Africa.
25. Slanderous defamation.
26. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
29. Having a strong distinctive fragrance.
32. Evergreen trees and shrubs having oily one-seeded fruits.
33. Of or relating to or like or in the manner of the Roman Seneca.
35. An inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin.
37. The (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb.
41. An edge tool with a heavy bladed head mounted across a handle.
42. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
44. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
45. The cry made by sheep.
46. The shape of a raised edge of a more or less circular object.
48. Panel forming the lower part of an interior wall when it is finished differently from the rest.
52. Tropical American plants with basal rosettes of fibrous sword-shaped leaves and flowers in tall spikes.
54. Conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct liquids or gases.
56. (of something seen or heard) Clearly defined.
57. Tropical American flat-jointed prickly pear.
60. A material effigy that is worshipped as a god.
61. A large number or amount.
63. A workplace for the conduct of scientific research.
64. The compass point that is one point east of northeast.
65. Hard greenish-brown wood of the lignum vitae tree and other trees of the genus Guaiacum.
67. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
70. (usually followed by `of') Released from something onerous (especially an obligation or duty).
71. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
72. Shrubs and trees of southern hemisphere having aromatic foliage.
74. The capital of Morocco.
77. A starch made by leaching and drying the root of the cassava plant.
79. 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).
83. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
85. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
88. Having a specified kind of border or edge.
89. Ratio of the hypotenuse to the opposite side.
92. Thick spicy sauce made from tomatoes.
94. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
95. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
96. Of or relating to Oman or its people.
98. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
100. An adult male person (as opposed to a woman).
101. A doctor's degree in dental medicine.
102. Type genus of the family Lepadidae.
103. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
104. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.


1. By bad luck.
2. Anything that provides inspiration for later work.
3. Of or relating to or characteristic of Hades or Tartarus.
4. Regional and archaic.
5. A metallic element having four allotropic forms.
6. A unit of length of thread or yarn.
7. (of animals) Fully developed.
8. A cushion on a throne for a prince in India.
9. Rare (usually fatal) brain disease (usually in middle age) caused by an unidentified slow virus.
10. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
11. Defeat (oneself) by going too far.
12. An informal term for a father.
13. A card game in which players bet against the dealer on the cards he will draw from a dealing box.
14. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
15. A small cake leavened with yeast.
21. Thick heavy expensive material with a raised pattern.
23. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
24. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
27. Fitting or appropriate and deserved.
28. The branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication.
30. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
31. An associate degree in nursing.
34. Extremely scanty.
36. Of a vivid red to reddish-orange color.
38. A tool or machine used for wearing down or smoothing or polishing.
39. The capital and largest city of Kenya.
40. Having spots or patches of color.
43. A sudden and decisive change of government illegally or by force.
47. A Dravidian language spoken in south central India.
49. Acute delirium caused by alcohol poisoning.
50. Large genus of tropical subshrubs or herbs some of which yield fibers of mucilaginous substances.
51. Of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section.
53. Declare or make legally valid.
55. A pale rose-colored variety of the ruby spinel.
58. (computer science) American Standard Code for Information Interchange.
59. A public promotion of some product or service.
62. Earn on some commercial or business transaction.
66. Type genus of the Lycaenidae.
67. A cushion on a throne for a prince in India.
68. Tall tender clumping bamboos.
69. Moderate or restrain.
73. Large high frilly cap with a full crown.
75. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
76. Scottish chemist noted for his research into the structure of nucleic acids (born in 1907).
78. Counting the number of white and red blood cells and the number of platelets in 1 cubic millimeter of blood.
80. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
81. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
82. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
84. A rich soil consisting of a mixture of sand and clay and decaying organic materials.
86. United States inventor who manufactured the first elevator with a safety device (1811-1861).
87. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
90. Experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness.
91. A pass between mountain peaks.
93. A proportion multiplied by 100.
97. A state in New England.
99. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.

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