Crossword Puzzle Number 217 (Large Grid)

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1. A modified bud consisting of a thickened globular underground stem serving as a reproductive structure.
5. English essayist (1775-1834).
9. A metric unit of weight equal to one thousandth of a kilogram.
13. Nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate.
16. American novelist (1909-1955).
17. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
18. Characterized by lightness and insubstantiality.
19. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
20. Characteristic of the classical artistic and literary traditions.
22. Disparaging terms for the common people.
24. An undergarment worn by women to support their breasts.
25. Salted and smoked herring.
26. Bar temporarily.
28. The longest and thickest bone of the human skeleton.
30. (used of count nouns) Every one considered individually.
32. Cause to become alive again.
36. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
40. A sheltered and secluded place.
42. A public promotion of some product or service.
44. An ugly evil-looking old woman.
48. Rich cake usually covered with cream and fruit or nuts.
49. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
51. A word or phrase spelled by rearranging the letters of another word or phrase.
55. An aromatic ointment used in antiquity.
56. An Italian poet famous for love lyrics (1304-1374).
59. A person who possesses great material wealth.
60. Fish eggs or egg-filled ovary.
61. Low stingless nettle of Central and South America having velvety brownish-green toothed leaves and clusters of small green flowers.
62. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
64. Large hairy humanoid creature said to live in the Himalayas.
65. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
67. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
69. A toxic nonmetallic element related to sulfur and tellurium.
70. Any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes.
72. Reindeer or caribou.
75. An ancient city is southern Greece.
79. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
81. Large northern deer with enormous flattened antlers in the male.
82. Australian clover fern.
83. A region of Malaysia in northeastern Borneo.
86. An officer who acts as military assistant to a more senior officer.
89. Water frozen in the solid state.
90. In some classifications considered a genus of the subfamily Lutrinae.
92. United States poet and critic (1899-1979).
95. A sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow).
96. Fiddler crabs.
97. The part of the small intestine between the jejunum and the cecum.
98. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
99. Canadian hockey player (born 1948).
100. A member of a Mayan people of southwestern Guatemala.
101. Any of a number of tiny parallel grooves such as.
102. The fleshy part of the human body that you sit on.
103. A rapid bustling commotion.


1. Related to or located at the back.
2. Large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin.
3. Advancing as if in the game of leapfrog.
4. Be a signal for or a symptom of.
5. An ancient area on the Ionian Sea that flourished as a kingdom in the 3rd century BC.
6. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
7. Being nine more than ninety.
8. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
9. Mentally or physically infirm with age.
10. A used automobile tire that has been remolded to give it new treads.
11. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
12. One ten thousandth of a centner.
13. A small cake leavened with yeast.
14. A city in northern India.
15. An official language of the Republic of South Africa.
21. (prefix) Half or partial.
23. A French abbot.
27. The sixth month of the Hindu calendar.
29. A rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys.
31. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
33. The grasses.
34. God of love and erotic desire.
35. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
37. The capital and largest city of Zimbabwe.
38. (biology) Bent or curved forward or upward.
39. German publisher of a series of travel guidebooks (1801-1859).
41. An ancient country is southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean.
43. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
45. A fraudulent business scheme.
46. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
47. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
50. Adorned with braid.
52. Measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects.
53. Evergreen Indian shrub with vivid yellow flowers whose bark is used in tanning.
54. A master's degree in education.
57. Explosive consisting of a yellow crystalline compound that is a flammable toxic derivative of toluene.
58. A genus of Laridae.
63. A fractional monetary unit in Bangladesh and India and Nepal and Pakistan.
66. A state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico.
68. An inflated feeling of pride in your superiority to others.
71. New World chameleons.
73. A member of the Wakashan people living on Vancouver Island and in the Cape Flattery region of northwestern Washington.
74. South American shrub having edible greenish plumlike fruit.
76. West Indian evergreen with medium to long leaves.
77. Thick like cream.
78. Formed by reaction between an acid and an alcohol with elimination of water.
80. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
84. Wild sheep of northern Africa.
85. A protocol (utilizing TCP) to transfer hypertext requests and information between servers and browsers.
86. Having been read.
87. Any of a group of Indic languages spoken in Kashmir and eastern Afghanistan and northern Pakistan.
88. A Spanish river.
91. In or of the month preceding the present one.
93. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
94. Take in solid food.

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