Crossword Puzzle Number 339 (Large Grid)

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1. A proportion multiplied by 100.
4. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
8. A communist state in the Caribbean on the island of Cuba.
12. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
16. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
17. A socially awkward or tactless act.
18. A translucent mineral consisting of hydrated silica of variable color.
19. A Hindu prince or king in India.
20. Infestation of the pubic hair by crab lice.
22. Marked by smartness in dress and manners.
24. (Old Testament) The wife of Abraham and mother of Isaac.
25. Mix up or confuse.
26. Narrow and long and pointed.
28. An outlying farm building for storing grain or animal feed and housing farm animals.
29. An agency of the United Nations responsible for programs to aid education and the health of children and mothers in developing countries.
30. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
32. Ratio of the hypotenuse to the opposite side.
35. A male monarch or emperor (especially of Russia prior to 1917).
38. Offensively bold.
39. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
42. A genus of orb-weaving spiders including common garden spiders and barn spiders.
45. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
47. A brittle silver-white metalloid element that is related to selenium and sulfur.
48. A rapid series of short loud sounds (as might be heard with a stethoscope in some types of respiratory disorders).
49. (architecture) Not arcuate.
52. One of the common people.
54. A book of the New Testament.
55. Japanese ornamental tree with fragrant white or pink blossoms and small yellow fruits.
56. A state in northwestern North America.
57. Not tied.
59. A message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence.
61. Scarabaeid beetle considered divine by ancient Egyptians.
64. British writer of short stories (1870-1916).
65. Late time of life.
66. A public promotion of some product or service.
67. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
68. Joint consisting of a line formed by joining two pieces.
69. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
74. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
75. Agency of the United States government charged with mediating disputes between management and labor.
78. Worn or shabby from overuse or (of pages) from having corners turned down.
80. The segment of the public that is easily influenced by mass media (chiefly British).
84. Extremely pleasing.
85. Relieve from military service.
87. Large ornamental tropical American tree with bipinnate leaves and globose clusters of flowers with crimson stamens and sweet-pulp seed pods eaten by cattle.
90. A response of body tissues to injury or irritation.
94. (Jungian psychology) The inner self (not the external persona) that is in touch with the unconscious.
96. Sports equipment that is worn on the feet to enable the wearer to glide along on wheels and to be propelled by the alternate actions of the legs.
97. Any cone-shaped artifact.
100. Wading birds of warm regions having long slender down-curved bills.
101. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
102. Medium tall celery pine of New Zealand.
103. Imprudently incurring risk.


1. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
2. One of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes.
3. (British) Traditional jazz as revived in the 1950s.
4. The choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience.
5. A metric unit of volume equal to one tenth of a liter.
6. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
7. With rapid movements.
8. Stiff coarse fiber from the outer husk of a coconut.
9. A city is east central Sweden north northwest of Stockholm.
10. The basic unit of money in Thailand.
11. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
12. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
13. A percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance.
14. Slightly open.
15. German chemist who was co-discoverer with Lise Meitner of nuclear fission (1879-1968).
21. The color of the clear sky in the daytime.
23. An oral cephalosporin (trade names Keflex and Keflin and Keftab) commonly prescribe for mild to moderately severe infections of the skin or ears or throat or lungs or urinary tract.
27. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
31. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
33. Of or relating to an oracle.
34. (used especially of meats) Preserved in salt.
36. Scottish ballet dancer and actress (born in 1926).
37. Any of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse.
39. A sudden occurrence (or recurrence) of a disease.
40. The cheapest accommodations on a passenger ship.
41. Any period of seven consecutive days.
43. A unit of pressure.
44. Concerning those not members of the clergy.
46. The basic unit of money in Romania.
50. A widely distributed system consisting of all the cells able to ingest bacteria or colloidal particles etc, except for certain white blood cells.
51. Jordan's port.
53. (mathematics) Directly proportional.
58. A metric unit of length equal to one billionth of a meter.
60. An enclosed space.
62. A Loloish language.
63. Serving as or forming a base.
70. The region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis.
71. An associate degree in applied science.
72. The act of ceding.
73. Wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed.
76. A thin plate or layer (especially of bone or mineral).
77. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
79. A bay on the Mediterranean Sea in northern Egypt.
81. A master's degree in business.
82. A smile expressing smugness or scorn instead of pleasure.
83. An irrational but irresistible motive for a belief or action.
86. An organic compound that contains a hydroxyl group bonded to a carbon atom which in turn is doubly bonded to another carbon atom.
88. A fit of shivering.
89. United States writer noted for his droll epigrams (1902-1971).
91. A small cake leavened with yeast.
92. United States inventor who manufactured the first elevator with a safety device (1811-1861).
93. The 20th letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
95. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
98. A linear unit of length equal to 12 inches or a third of a yard.
99. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.

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