Crossword Puzzle Number 221 (Large Grid)

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1. Top part of an apron.
4. The short weak cry of a young bird.
8. A white crystalline double sulfate of aluminum.
12. A French abbot.
16. The sign language used in the United States.
17. Not widely known.
18. (Irish) Mother of the Tuatha De Danann.
19. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
20. Events that provide the generative force that is the origin of something.
22. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery.
24. A chronic progressive nervous disorder involving loss of myelin sheath around certain nerve fibers.
25. An Indian unit of length having different values in different localities.
26. A bottle with a stopper.
27. A musical composition for voices and orchestra based on a religious text.
29. Any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species.
30. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
31. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
32. Queen of the Olympian gods in ancient Greek mythology.
33. Wife of Balder.
38. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
41. Standard time in the 8th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 120th meridian west.
43. United States civil rights leader whose college registration caused riots in traditionally segregated Mississippi (born in 1933).
48. A rare polyvalent metallic element of the platinum group.
49. Small ornamental ladies' bag for small articles.
51. An anticonvulsant drug (trade names Emeside and Zarontin) used to treat petit mal epilepsy.
52. Long pod containing small beans and sweetish edible pulp.
54. An antibiotic (trade name Nebcin) that is especially effective against gram-negative bacteria.
55. A power tool used for sanding wood.
56. (Greek mythology) The winged goddess of the dawn in ancient mythology.
57. A soft gray malleable metallic element that resembles tin but discolors on exposure to air.
58. A member of a seafaring group of North American Indians living in southern Alaska.
62. One of the 4-year intervals between Olympic Games.
65. Bound by chains fastened around the ankles.
67. A light touch or stroke.
68. (Judaism) An eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem.
71. Lacking solidity or strength.
72. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
74. Having the slant of a bevel.
77. 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).
81. American Revolutionary patriot.
83. The overhang at the lower edge of a roof.
85. A submachine gun operated by gas pressure.
86. Send out rays or waves.
89. A minor match preceding the main event.
91. A religious belief of African origin involving witchcraft and sorcery.
92. Goddess of spring and wife of Bragi.
93. Stalk of a moss capsule.
95. French cabaret singer (1915-1963).
96. A member of a Mayan people of southwestern Guatemala.
97. The feeling of distress and disbelief that you have when something bad happens accidentally.
98. The act of scanning.
99. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
100. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
101. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.


1. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
2. (Old Testament) The second patriarch.
3. A hazy or indistinct representation.
4. Manufactured in standard sizes to be shipped and assembled elsewhere.
5. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
6. Bulky grayish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tail.
7. The state prevailing during the absence of war.
8. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
9. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
10. Cause to lose one's nerve.
11. A mountain range in northern Kashmir.
12. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
13. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
14. Serving as or forming a base.
15. Other than what is under consideration or implied.
21. An narrative telling the adventures of a hero or a family.
23. Hard dry sharp-flavored Italian cheese.
28. An associate degree in nursing.
34. A quantity of no importance.
35. A short piece remaining on a trunk or stem where a branch is lost.
36. Extreme mental retardation.
37. A dialect of High German including some Hebrew and other words.
39. English chemist and physicist.
40. A grant paid by a government to an enterprise that benefits the public.
42. Indicating the most important performer or role.
44. The square of a body of any size of type.
45. Relating to or indicating a remainder.
46. Go "ding dong", like a bell.
47. The kind and number and arrangement of teeth (collectively) in a person or animal.
50. A ballistic missile that is capable of traveling from one continent to another.
53. A domain in which something is dominant.
59. A long pointed rod used as a weapon.
60. Enthusiastic approval.
61. A vehicle resembling a bicycle but having skis instead of wheels.
63. A soft silvery metallic element.
64. Drought-resistant Asiatic treelike shrub bearing pleasantly acid small red edible fruits commonly used in sherbets.
66. A large family of related languages spoken both in Asia and Africa.
69. A small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that protects the knee joint.
70. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
73. A severe shortage (especially a shortage of food).
75. Congenital absence of an arm or leg.
76. The capital and largest city of Liechtenstein.
78. Any property detected by the olfactory system.
79. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
80. (Jungian psychology) The inner self (not the external persona) that is in touch with the unconscious.
82. An informal term for a father.
84. A member of a Finnish people of Russia.
85. An associate degree in nursing.
87. Syndrome resulting from a serious acute (sometimes fatal) infection associated with the presence of staphylococcus.
88. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
90. A master's degree in fine arts.
94. A hard gray lustrous metallic element that is highly corrosion-resistant.

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