Crossword Puzzle Number 461 (Large Grid)

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1. Large elliptical brightly colored deep-sea fish of Atlantic and Pacific and Mediterranean.
5. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
9. A slender double-reed instrument.
13. Electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field.
16. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
17. A Chadic language spoken in Chad.
18. A period of 40 weekdays from Ash Wednesday to Holy Saturday.
19. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
20. (computer science) A coding system that incorporates extra parity bits in order to detect errors.
22. Without offspring.
24. Affect with wonder.
26. An ancient language spoken by the Kassite people.
29. (Japanese) A form of chess played on a board of 81 squares.
31. German industrialist who was the first in Germany to use an assembly line in manufacturing automobiles (1871-1948).
32. A design that consists of recurring shapes or colors.
34. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
35. A quantity of no importance.
36. Especially of a ship's lines etc.
39. A historian who writes annals.
42. Cheap showy jewelry or ornament or clothing.
44. Small genus of dioecious tropical aquatic plants.
45. A constellation in the polar region of the southern hemisphere near Octans.
49. A sign of something about to happen.
50. A very light brown.
52. Having the power to influence or convince.
54. Denoting a quantity consisting of one more than eight and one less than ten.
55. A cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt.
58. Genus of East Indian trees or shrubs.
59. An associate degree in nursing.
60. (computer science) A secondary menu that appears while you are holding the cursor over an item on the primary menu.
62. Any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species.
63. A large vase that usually has a pedestal or feet.
64. Portuguese explorer who in 1488 was the first European to get round the Cape of Good Hope (thus establishing a sea route from the Atlantic to Asia) (1450-1500).
66. Blood-sucking African fly.
68. (of complexion) Blemished by imperfections of the skin.
70. (prefix) Opposite or opposing or neutralizing.
72. (Scotland) A small loaf or roll of soft bread.
74. A soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element.
78. Amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis.
79. The dialect of Malay used as the national language of the Republic of Indonesia or of Malaysia.
81. French writer who generalized surrealism to literature (1897-1982).
83. An aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect.
85. Not subjected to an aging process.
87. Tropical American trees with palmately compound leaves and showy bell-shaped flowers.
91. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
95. Being one more than nine.
96. American jurist who served as Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court.
97. The United Nations agency concerned with civil aviation.
99. An actor's line that immediately precedes and serves as a reminder for some action or speech.
100. Any of various primates with short tails or no tail at all.
101. First in rank or degree.
102. A small cake leavened with yeast.
103. A sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice.


1. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
2. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
3. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
4. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
5. A state in northwestern North America.
6. A populous province in northeastern China.
7. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
8. Gymnastic apparatus consisting of two parallel wooden bars supported on uprights.
9. A spread made chiefly from vegetable oils and used as a substitute for butter.
10. Of or relating to or characteristic of Bengal or its people.
11. In operation or operational.
12. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
13. (Babylonian) A demigod or first man.
14. Torn down and broken up.
15. A Hindu disciple of a swami.
21. Any of the numerous plants of the genus Viola.
23. United States parapsychologist (1895-1980).
25. United States anthropologist (born in England) who popularized anthropology (1905- ).
27. An excessive feeling of self-satisfaction.
28. (astronomy) A measure of time defined by Earth's orbital motion.
30. (anatomy) Of or relating to the ilium.
33. A self-governing colony of Denmark on the Faroe Islands.
37. Associated with women and not with men.
38. Welsh industrialist and social reformer who founded cooperative communities (1771-1858).
40. Sexually transmitted urethritis (usually caused by chlamydia).
41. Type genus of the family Arcidae.
43. English writer and a central member of the Fabian Society (1858-1943).
46. Any of numerous tropical herbs having fluted funnel-shaped flowers.
47. Not upright in position or posture.
48. A spectator who uses standing room (as in a theater when there are no vacant seats).
51. French philosopher remembered as the founder of positivism.
53. A religious belief of African origin involving witchcraft and sorcery.
56. The large yellow root of a rutabaga plant used as food.
57. The compass point that is one point east of due south.
61. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
65. A drug (trade name Atabrine) used to treat certain worm infestations and once used to treat malaria.
67. A cut of pork ribs with much of the meat trimmed off.
69. Transparent anterior portion of the outer covering of the eye.
71. A master's degree in business.
73. Tooth on the rim of gear wheel.
75. A light touch or stroke.
76. A bicycle with two sets of pedals and two seats.
77. An anxiety disorder characterized by chronic free-floating anxiety and such symptoms as tension or sweating or trembling of light-headedness or irritability etc that has lasted for more than six months.
80. A member of the branch of Islam that accepts the first four caliphs as rightful successors to Mohammed.
82. United States biochemist (born in Spain) who studied the biological synthesis of nucleic acids (born in 1905).
84. A city in northwestern Syria.
86. Make amends for.
88. A ruler of the Inca Empire (or a member of his family).
89. (computer science) A data transmission rate (bits/second) for modems.
90. On or toward the lee.
92. Standard temperature and pressure.
93. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
94. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
98. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.

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