Crossword Puzzle Number 1909 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Primitive predaceous North American fish covered with hard scales and having long jaws with needle-like teeth.
4. Genus of erect herbs of the Middle East having showy flowers.
9. Lacking or deprive of the sense of hearing wholly or in part.
13. Standard time in the 6th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 90th meridian.
16. How long something has existed.
17. Hungarian composer of light operas (1870-1948).
18. Type genus of the Ranidae.
19. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
20. A wind instrument.
22. A drug (trade names Atarax and Vistaril) used as a tranquilizer to treat anxiety and motion sickness.
24. (in Scotland or Ireland) A mountain or tall hill.
25. Formerly a large constellation in the southern hemisphere between Canis Major and the Southern Cross.
26. An associate degree in applied science.
28. A bachelor's degree in library science.
30. A mixture of methyl and ethyl chloride.
32. American professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934).
34. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work.
36. Beyond or deviating from the usual or expected.
37. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
40. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
41. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
45. A soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element.
46. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
49. A metallic element having four allotropic forms.
51. A white crystalline double sulfate of aluminum.
53. Assist or encourage, usually in some wrongdoing.
54. An index of the cost of all goods and services to a typical consumer.
57. A narrow elongated opening or fissure between two symmetrical parts.
58. A public place in ancient Greece or Rome devoted to the training of wrestlers and other athletes.
60. In or relating to or obtained from urine.
61. Permeate or impregnate.
62. Of or relating to Chios.
63. An intensive care unit designed with special equipment to care for premature or low-birth-weight or seriously ill newborn.
64. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
65. Of a cask or barrel.
69. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
71. 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.
72. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
74. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
75. A guidebook describing the roads of a country.
78. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
80. Delicate and intricate ornamentation (usually in gold or silver or other fine twisted wire).
83. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Lodine).
87. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
88. United States astronomer (1835-1909).
90. Be on one's guard.
91. A kind of person.
92. Any of several tall tropical palms native to southeastern Asia having egg-shaped nuts.
93. The sixth month of the civil year.
95. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
96. European strong-scented perennial herb with gray-green bitter-tasting leaves.
97. Any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedars.
98. A small cake leavened with yeast.
99. Any of various systems of units for measuring electricity and magnetism.

DOWN

1. An amino acid that is found in the central nervous system.
2. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
3. Popular music originating in the West Indies.
4. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
5. Type genus of the family Lepadidae.
6. Weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated land.
7. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
8. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
9. Lacking in liveliness or charm or surprise.
10. One of two flaps attached to a cap to keep the ears warm.
11. Squash bugs.
12. Duplicator that transmits the copy by wire or radio.
13. A small tent used as a dressing room beside the sea or a swimming pool.
14. A branch of the Tai languages.
15. 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).
21. A member of the Siouan people of the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
23. Sacred writings of Orthodox Judaism.
27. Wither, esp. with a loss of moisture.
29. Scottish chemist noted for his research into the structure of nucleic acids (born in 1907).
31. A member of the Mayan people of the Yucatan peninsula in Mexico.
33. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
35. A three-tone Chadic language.
38. Relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen.
39. Yellow-flowered primrose native to Alps.
42. Having nine hinged bands of bony plates.
43. Of or relating to or obtained from milk (especially sour milk or whey).
44. A city of central China.
47. Of or relating to or near the part of the back between the ribs and the hipbones.
48. Greek mythology.
50. A keel-shaped constellation in the southern hemisphere.
52. An inland sea in northwestern Turkey.
55. Capital and largest city of the Czech Republic.
56. Tropical American flat-jointed prickly pear.
59. Tall hat.
66. Wet with dew.
67. (Old Testament) Wife of Isaac and mother of Jacob and Esau.
68. A large crater caused by the violent explosion of a volcano that collapses into a depression.
70. High quality grape brandy distilled in the Cognac district of France.
73. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
74. An edge tool with a heavy bladed head mounted across a handle.
76. Large west African tree having large palmately lobed leaves and axillary cymose panicles of small white flowers and one-winged seeds.
77. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
79. Pertaining to the forward part of a vessel.
81. An Eskimo hut.
82. A body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land.
84. A cord that is drawn through eyelets or around hooks in order to draw together two edges (as of a shoe or garment).
85. The biblical name for ancient Syria.
86. An important seaport on the Island of Cebu in the Philippines.
89. An implement used to propel or steer a boat.
94. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.

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