Crossword Puzzle Number 498 (Large Grid)

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1. A doctor's degree in dental surgery.
4. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
8. A French abbot.
12. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
16. An accidental happening.
17. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
18. A light springing movement upwards or forwards.
19. A golf shot that curves to the right for a right-handed golfer.
20. How long something has existed.
21. On the positive side or higher end of a scale.
22. Offering fun and gaiety.
23. Wild or seedling sweet cherry used as stock for grafting.
24. A city in east central Texas.
26. On a ship, train, plane or other vehicle.
29. An associate degree in nursing.
31. In bed.
34. The residue that remains when something is burned.
40. Straggling shrub with narrow leaves and conspicuous red flowers in dense globular racemes.
46. Do wrongly or improperly.
47. Any property detected by the olfactory system.
48. The part of a missile or torpedo that carries the explosive charge.
51. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
52. Being four more than fifty.
53. Sluggish tailless Australian arboreal marsupial with gray furry ears and coat.
55. The seventh month of the Moslem calendar.
58. Being one more than fifty.
59. Any organic compound formed by adding alcohol molecules to aldehyde molecules.
61. Of or relating to a seizure or convulsion.
63. The civil and religious leader of a Muslim state.
65. An archaic name for Easter or Passover.
66. Of or relating to the African people who speak one of the Bantoid languages or to their culture.
67. Lower in esteem.
68. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
70. Someone who bakes commercially.
71. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
74. Corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality.
76. (Norse mythology) One of the Aesir known for his beauty and skill with bow and skis.
78. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
84. Used in some classifications for rose apples (Eugenia jambos).
87. A region of Malaysia in northeastern Borneo.
92. 100 avos equal 1 pataca.
93. A deep opening in the earth's surface.
95. The 2nd letter of the Greek alphabet.
97. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
98. Cleaning implement consisting of absorbent material fastened to a handle.
99. A member of a formerly tribal people now living in south central India.
100. English essayist (1775-1834).
101. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
102. A bachelor's degree in naval science.
103. Swelling from excessive accumulation of serous fluid in tissue.
104. An official language of the Republic of South Africa.
105. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.


1. An Indian tree of the family Combretaceae that is a source of timber and gum.
2. (Mesopotamia) God of agriculture and earth.
3. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work.
4. The upper side of the thighs of a seated person.
5. An extension at the end and at right angles to the main building.
6. Largest known toad species.
7. The quarter of many North African cities in which the citadel is located.
8. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
9. The hair growing on the lower part of a man's face.
10. With no effort to conceal.
11. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
12. Of or relating to or characteristic of Afghanistan or its people.
13. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
14. The sixth month of the civil year.
15. Tear or be torn violently.
25. English scholastic philosopher and assumed author of Occam's Razor (1285-1349).
27. A Russian river.
28. A fraudulent business scheme.
30. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
32. Of or relating to the stomach and intestines.
33. United States general who served as military director of the atomic bomb project (1896-1970).
35. A neutral middle vowel.
36. Sedative-hypnotic drug (trade name Quaalude) that is a drug of abuse.
37. A change in the electrical properties of the skin in response to stress or anxiety.
38. Love unquestioningly and uncritically.
39. Any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones.
41. A member of the Caddo people who formerly lived in the Dakotas west of the Missouri river.
42. Flightless New Zealand birds similar to gallinules.
43. Noisy quarrel.
44. A blood group antigen possessed by Rh-positive people.
45. (of a liquid) Treated by having air passed or bubbled through it for purification.
49. (law) A defense by an accused person purporting to show that he or she could not have committed the crime in question.
50. A person who announces and plays popular recorded music.
54. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
56. Jordan's port.
57. Tall feather palm of northern Brazil with hard-shelled nuts yielding valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivory.
60. A crystalline metallic element not found in nature.
62. Explosive consisting of a yellow crystalline compound that is a flammable toxic derivative of toluene.
64. A body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land.
69. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
72. Mastiff bats.
73. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
75. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
77. English empiricist philosopher who believed that all knowledge is derived from sensory experience (1632-1704).
79. State in northeastern India.
80. Informal terms for a mother.
81. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
82. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
83. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
85. A river in southwestern England rising in Gloucestershire and flowing through Bristol to empty into the estuary of the Severn.
86. Wearing footgear.
88. Assist or encourage, usually in some wrongdoing.
89. Goddess of the dead and queen of the underworld.
90. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
91. The basic unit of money in Western Samoa.
94. Fermented alcoholic beverage similar to but heavier than beer.
96. Brief episode in which the brain gets insufficient blood supply.

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