Crossword Puzzle Number 428 (Large Grid)

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1. Having only superficial plausibility.
4. The younger brother of Edwy who became king of Northumbria when it renounced Edwy.
9. Not only so, but.
13. The seventh and last day of the week.
16. A rapid bustling commotion.
17. An act punishable by law.
18. A platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it.
19. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.
20. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
21. Leap around playfully, like young primates.
23. Make one's home or live in.
25. The sixth month of the civil year.
27. An early Christian church designed like a Roman basilica.
29. Large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin.
30. Offering fun and gaiety.
32. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
33. A genus of Paridae.
35. A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event.
38. Stout-bodied insect with large membranous wings.
40. Informal terms for a mother.
43. Ancient Persian god of light and truth.
47. Marked by foolish or unreasoning fondness.
49. A light touch or stroke.
51. A demon who swallows the sun causing eclipses.
52. Any competition.
53. A republic in the Middle East in western Asia.
55. Scandinavian liquor usually flavored with caraway seeds.
57. A legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body.
59. Jordan's port.
62. Black tropical American cuckoo.
63. A spear with three or more prongs.
65. Lacking excess flesh.
67. Fairly small terrestrial ferns of tropical America.
70. Any of various aromatic resinous substances used for healing and soothing.
71. A son who has the same first name as his father.
73. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
74. Someone whose business is advertising.
77. Either of two large African antelopes of the genus Taurotragus having short spirally twisted horns in both sexes.
79. A mark left by the healing of injured tissue.
83. The remains of a dead body after cremation.
85. Cause to grow thin or weak.
88. A quantity of no importance.
89. Cooked in steam.
91. American professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934).
92. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
94. A doctor's degree in music.
96. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
97. The habitation of wild animals.
98. English economist noted for his studies of international trade and finance (born in 1907).
99. A reason for wanting something done.
100. A logarithmic unit of sound intensity equal to 10 decibels.
101. A heavy brittle metallic element of the platinum group.


1. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
2. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
3. Island in West Indies.
4. A graphical recording of the cardiac cycle produced by an electrocardiograph.
5. Any of numerous low-growing cushion-forming plants of the genus Draba having rosette-forming leaves and terminal racemes of small flowers with scapose or leafy stems.
6. A river that rises in western New Mexico and flows westward through southern Arizona to become a tributary of the Colorado River.
7. Occupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion.
8. The act of remitting (especially the referral of a law case to another court).
9. A member of an extinct North American Indian people who lived in the Pit river valley in northern California.
10. The square of a body of any size of type.
11. The first of the Old Testament patriarchs and the father of Isaac.
12. A tool with a flat blade attached at right angles to a long handle.
13. Goat-like antelope of central Eurasia having a stubby nose like a proboscis.
14. Mix up or confuse.
15. (Greek mythology) The Titaness who was mother of Helios and Selene and Eos in ancient mythology.
22. Situated in a particular spot or position.
24. A mountainous island in western Indonesia.
26. Usually elongate cluster of flowers along the main stem in which the flowers at the base open first.
28. Being one hundred more than two hundred.
31. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
34. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
36. Hypothetical remedy for all ills or diseases.
37. Someone who leaves.
39. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
41. A Ukrainian peninsula between the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov.
42. A federal agency established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products.
44. Capital and largest city of Cuba.
45. Of or in or relating to the nose.
46. (psychiatry) An abnormal absorption with the self.
48. One of the proteins into which actomyosin can be split.
50. A small cake leavened with yeast.
54. Unknown god.
56. A Dravidian language spoken in southern India.
58. A genus of Sterninae.
60. German mathematician who created the Klein bottle (1849-1925).
61. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
64. A mountain peak in the Andes in Bolivia (21,391 feet high).
66. Inability to walk.
68. Any of several seeds that yield oil.
69. Perennial herb of East India to Polynesia and Australia cultivated for its large edible root yielding Otaheite arrowroot starch.
72. City in northern Austria on the Danube.
73. In ancient Greek mythology any of 9 daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne.
75. Hanging cloth used as a blind.
76. A city in Indonesia.
78. Performance of moral or religious acts.
80. Long pod containing small beans and sweetish edible pulp.
81. Eaten as mush or as a thin gruel.
82. Of or relating to the kidneys.
84. A small island.
86. Designer drug designed to have the effects of amphetamines (it floods the brain with serotonin) but to avoid the drug laws.
87. (law) A comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy.
90. Used of a single unit or thing.
93. Before noon.
95. A monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles.

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