Crossword Puzzle Number 1969 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
4. Lean end of the neck.
9. Of a period of maximal use or demand or activity.
13. An inflammatory disease of connective tissue with variable features including fever and weakness and fatigability and joint pains and skin lesions on the face or neck or arms.
16. An anxiety disorder characterized by chronic free-floating anxiety and such symptoms as tension or sweating or trembling of light-headedness or irritability etc that has lasted for more than six months.
17. A track or mark left by something that has passed.
18. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
19. Brief episode in which the brain gets insufficient blood supply.
20. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
21. Porridge made of rolled oats.
23. Twin brothers.
25. Stone crabs.
27. A group of countries in special alliance.
28. Not fitting closely.
29. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
30. English essayist (1775-1834).
32. A commercial leavening agent containing yeast cells.
33. A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response.
37. A large number or amount.
40. King of Saudi Arabia since 1982 (born in 1922).
46. (informal) Being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition.
47. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
48. Any of various plants of the genus Aralia.
49. Mixture of untoasted dry cereals and fruits.
52. Hard white substance covering the crown of a tooth.
55. East Indian tart yellow berrylike fruit.
57. A broad flat muscle on either side of the back.
58. A federation of North American industrial unions that merged with the American Federation of Labor in 1955.
60. One of the strands twisted together to make yarn or rope or thread.
62. A unit of area (4840 square yards) used in English-speaking countries.
64. King of England who was renounced by Northumbria in favor of his brother Edgar (died in 959).
68. Fan palms of the southern United States and the Caribbean region.
71. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
72. Affect with wonder.
73. Harsh or corrosive in tone.
74. Offering fun and gaiety.
77. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
79. 16 ounces.
82. (Scottish) Bluish-black or gray-blue.
84. Any high mountain.
89. A relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter).
92. A unit of weight used in some Spanish speaking countries.
93. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
94. A lyric poem with complex stanza forms.
95. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
97. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
98. Light informal conversation for social occasions.
99. The starting place for each hole on a golf course.
100. A woody climbing usually tropical plant.
101. A small cake leavened with yeast.
102. A Kwa language spoken by the Yoruba people in southwestern Nigeria.

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1. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
2. (South African) A camp defended by a circular formation of wagons.
3. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
4. The event of something ending.
5. Small very thin pancake.
6. Nocturnal badger-like carnivore of wooded regions of Africa and southern Asia.
7. An anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions.
8. Fleshy spore-bearing inner mass of e.g. a puffball or stinkhorn.
9. Antibiotic-resistant mycoplasma causing a kind of pneumonia in humans.
10. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
11. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
12. The quarter of many North African cities in which the citadel is located.
13. The apical end of the style where pollen is deposited.
14. Water chestnut whose spiny fruit has two rather than 4 prongs.
15. Posing no difficulty.
22. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
24. United States composer (born in France) whose music combines dissonance with complex rhythms and the use of electronic techniques (1883-1965).
26. In the same place (used when citing a reference).
31. Conforming to an ultimate standard of perfection or excellence.
34. One of a pair of long straps (usually connected to the bit or the headpiece) used to control a horse.
35. Extinct order of jawless vertebrates.
36. A Mid-Atlantic state.
38. Cause to vibrate in a definite pattern.
39. Bowling down an alley at a target of nine wooden pins.
41. Used especially in treating bruises.
42. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
43. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
44. A cloth having a crisscross design.
45. Diabetes caused by a relative or absolute deficiency of insulin and characterized by polyuria.
50. A monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles.
51. A native or inhabitant of Slovakia.
53. The large trunk artery that carries blood from the left ventricle of the heart to branch arteries.
54. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
56. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
59. A fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services.
61. (Mexican) Corn and cornmeal dough stuffed with a meat mixture then wrapped in corn husks and steamed.
63. Imperial moths.
65. Wild sheep of semidesert regions in central Asia.
66. Marked by extreme lack of restraint or control.
67. Any of various long-legged carrion-eating hawks of South and Central America.
69. Horny projecting mouth of a bird.
70. A state in the Rocky Mountains.
75. Wool of the alpaca.
76. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
78. Especially a leaf of grass or the broad portion of a leaf as distinct from the petiole.
79. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
80. An oil port in southern Iraq.
81. All the plant and animal life of a particular region.
83. Widely cultivated in tropical and subtropical regions for its fragrant flowers and colorful fruits.
85. Lacking in liveliness or charm or surprise.
86. An narrative telling the adventures of a hero or a family.
87. Any of various strong liquors distilled from the fermented sap of toddy palms or from fermented molasses.
88. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
90. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
91. Being one more than two.
96. An associate degree in nursing.

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