Crossword Puzzle Number 273 (Large Grid)

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1. A form of entertainment that enacts a story by a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement.
4. Confederate general during the American Civil War who was defeated by Grant in the battle of Chattanooga (1817-1876).
9. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
13. An accidental happening.
16. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
17. Subject to a ruling authority.
18. God of death.
19. An extension at the end and at right angles to the main building.
20. Half woman and half fish.
22. Situated at an apex.
23. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
24. The British system of withholding tax.
25. The compass point that is one point north of northeast.
27. Large highly venomous snake of northeastern Australia.
29. Relating to or containing the azo radical.
31. (computer science) A kind of computer architecture that has a relatively small set of computer instructions that it can perform.
34. Treated with contempt.
36. A mountain in the Himalayas in Nepal (27,790 feet high).
38. A sharp narrow ridge found in rugged mountains.
42. An independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia).
43. Lacking in rigor or strictness.
44. A small ball with a hole through the middle.
45. An association of people to promote the welfare of senior citizens.
46. (from a combination of MOdulate and DEModulate) Electronic equipment consisting of a device used to connect computers by a telephone line.
48. Small tree of dry open parts of southern Africa having erect angled branches suggesting candelabra.
51. A state in northwestern United States on the Pacific.
52. An unabridged dictionary constructed on historical principles.
54. A genus of Lamnidae.
55. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trademarks Aleve and Anaprox and Aflaxen).
56. An organism (person or animal) that stands.
59. A mature blood cell that contains hemoglobin to carry oxygen to the bodily tissues.
61. The square of a body of any size of type.
62. A local and habitual twitching especially in the face.
63. Water frozen in the solid state.
64. (in Scotland) A child.
68. A member of the Nahuatl people who established an empire in Mexico that was overthrown by Cortes in 1519.
70. Sexually transmitted urethritis (usually caused by chlamydia).
72. Oral antiarrhythmic medication (trade name Tambocor) used as a last resort in treating arrhythmias.
73. Testacean rhizopods.
76. Port city that is the capital and largest city of Latvia.
77. A very slow movement.
78. A machine-readable version of a standard dictionary.
79. A United States dry measure equal to 4 pecks or 2152.42 cubic inches.
82. A city in western Germany near the Dutch and Belgian borders.
88. (prefix) Opposite or opposing or neutralizing.
89. Any of various plants of the genus Althaea.
91. Port city of Denmark in eastern Jutland.
94. The act of scanning.
95. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
96. A sock with a separation for the big toe.
98. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
99. Scottish writer of rustic verse (1770-1835).
100. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
101. The twelfth month of the civil year.
102. A hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland that controls the degree of pigmentation in melanocytes.


1. Someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce).
2. The content of cognition.
3. A supporting column carved in the shape of a person.
4. An undergarment worn by women to support their breasts.
5. The state of being decayed or destroyed.
6. A member of a municipal legislative body (as a city council).
7. A brittle gray crystalline element that is a semiconducting metalloid (resembling silicon) used in transistors.
8. A city of northern Poland near the mouth of the Vistula River on a gulf of the Baltic Sea.
9. Prevent from being included or considered or accepted.
10. Committee formed by a special-interest group to raise money for their favorite political candidates.
11. (Greek mythology) The Muse of lyric and love poetry.
12. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
13. A collection of objects laid on top of each other.
14. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
15. A series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished.
21. Small European deciduous shrub with fragrant lilac-colored flowers followed by red berries on highly toxic twigs.
26. Having two axes.
28. Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean.
30. A doctor's degree in optometry.
32. Alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae.
33. Tropical tree of Central America and West Indies and Puerto Rico having spikes of white flowers.
35. Liquidate gradually.
37. Small South American marmoset with silky fur and long nonprehensile tail.
39. Freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort.
40. A film or illustrated lecture on traveling.
41. Something transitory.
47. Health care for the aged.
49. Found along western Atlantic coast.
50. An informal term for a father.
53. The last (12th) month of the year.
57. A book of the New Testament.
58. Re-establish on a new, usually improved, basis or make new or like new.
60. A federally chartered corporation that purchases mortgages.
65. Tall perennial herb of tropical Asia with dark green leaves.
66. Intense and profound fear.
67. Harsh or corrosive in tone.
69. An impression made from an etched plate.
70. An undergarment worn by women to support their breasts.
71. (Greek mythology) A maiden who was first a sculpture created by Pygmalion and was brought to life by Aphrodite in answer to Pygmalion's prayers.
72. A city of northern Poland near the mouth of the Vistula River on a gulf of the Baltic Sea.
74. A town in northern France on the Strait of Dover that serves as a ferry port to England.
75. Small cubes with 1 to 6 spots on the faces.
80. Beyond what is natural.
81. Male red deer.
83. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
84. The emotion of hate.
85. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
86. The third day of the week.
87. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
90. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
92. Aromatic bulb used as seasoning.
93. Thigh of a hog (usually smoked).
97. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.

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