Crossword Puzzle Number 286 (Large Grid)

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1. A periodic paperback publication.
4. One of the 150 lyrical poems and prayers that comprise the Book of Psalms in the Old Testament.
9. A South American shrub whose leaves are chewed by natives of the Andes.
13. Any of various units of capacity.
16. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
17. The lofty nest of a bird of prey (such as a hawk or eagle).
18. Using speech rather than writing.
19. Fermented alcoholic beverage similar to but heavier than beer.
20. A unit of pain intensity.
21. Having any of numerous bright or strong colors reminiscent of the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies.
23. A woman's dress style that imitates the caftan cloaks worn by men in the Near East.
25. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
27. Skeleton shrimp.
28. A law passed by US Congress to prevent employees from being injured or contracting diseases in the course of their employment.
29. Creeping perennial grasses of tropical and southern Africa.
31. A member of the Siouan people living in the Yazoo river valley in Mississippi.
32. An organ in its earliest stage of development.
36. (trademark) An antacid.
40. Unknown god.
42. Macedonian general who accompanied Alexander the Great into Asia.
45. A hard coarse-grained siliceous sandstone.
46. A former French unit of area.
49. An official at a baseball game.
50. Having a dusty purplish pink color.
51. Sudden mass fear and anxiety over anticipated events.
54. Small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns.
55. That which is below standard or expectations as of ethics or decency.
57. A sac-like widening of an artery.
58. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
59. Any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes.
60. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
62. A statement that deviates from or perverts the truth.
63. A collection of objects laid on top of each other.
65. Gull family.
69. A state in north central United States.
70. Filled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shock.
73. The sixth month of the civil year.
76. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
77. Chipmunks of eastern North America.
80. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
82. (prefix) In front of or before in space.
84. The inner and longer of the two bones of the human forearm.
85. Type genus of the Anatidae.
88. (Greek mythology) One of the three Graces.
89. The 2nd letter of the Greek alphabet.
90. Made steady or constant.
92. An organic compound that contains a hydroxyl group bonded to a carbon atom which in turn is doubly bonded to another carbon atom.
93. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829).
94. Freshwater turtle of Chesapeake bay tributaries having red markings on the lower shell.
95. Not at all or in no way.


1. Red Bordeaux wine from the Medoc district of southwestern France.
2. An allergic reaction that becomes apparent in a sensitized person only minutes after contact.
3. Soft blue-gray mineral.
4. Committee formed by a special-interest group to raise money for their favorite political candidates.
5. The shore of a sea or ocean.
6. Put into a proper or systematic order.
7. Lacking in strength or firmness or resilience.
8. Israeli statesman (born in Russia) (1898-1978).
9. Of or in or belonging to the cavity of the abdomen.
10. A state in northwestern United States on the Pacific.
11. Tropical American tree producing cacao beans.
12. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
13. Informal or slang terms for mentally irregular.
14. Pompous or pretentious talk or writing.
15. A Russian river.
22. A colorless odorless gaseous element that give a red glow in a vacuum tube.
24. Covering for a person's feet.
26. Something that interests you because it is important or affects you.
30. A metric unit of volume equal to one tenth of a liter.
33. The twelfth month of the civil year.
34. A member of the South American Indian people living in Brazil and Paraguay.
35. United States comedian remembered for his large nose and hoarse voice (1893-1980).
37. The bivalent radical UO2 which forms salts with acids.
38. Cell division in which the nucleus divides into nuclei containing the same number of chromosomes.
39. Cooked in steam.
41. A covered passageway.
43. Old World buntings.
44. Type genus of the Soleidae.
47. A genus of Ploceidae.
48. A condition requiring relief.
52. State in northeastern India.
53. Submerged aquatic plant having narrow leaves and small flowers.
56. Food mixtures either arranged on a plate or tossed and served with a moist dressing.
61. The state capital of South Australia.
64. Of or relating to or functioning as a phrase.
65. Committee formed by a special-interest group to raise money for their favorite political candidates.
66. Worn until no longer useful.
67. Seed of a pea plant.
68. Trade name for an oral contraceptive.
69. Informal or slang terms for mentally irregular.
71. Not subject to change or variation especially in behavior.
72. The capital of Lombardy in northern Italy.
73. The syllable naming the sixth (submediant) note of a major or minor scale in solmization.
74. The brightest star in Cygnus.
75. Make less active or intense.
78. A negatively charged atom.
79. A river that rises in central Germany and flows north to join the Elbe River.
81. Moderate or restrain.
83. Horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits.
86. A change in the electrical properties of the skin in response to stress or anxiety.
87. A workplace for the conduct of scientific research.
91. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).

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