Crossword Puzzle Number 527 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A syndrome that occurs in many women from 2 to 14 days before the onset of menstruation.
4. An elongated leather strip (or or strip of similar material) for binding things together or holding something in position.
9. Minute floating marine tunicate having a transparent body with an opening at each end.
13. A committee in the executive branch of government that advises the president on foreign and military and national security.
16. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
17. German writer (1830-1914).
18. English essayist (1775-1834).
19. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
20. Black tropical American cuckoo.
21. Climbing salamanders.
23. A Russian vehicle (carriage or sled) pulled by three horses abreast.
25. East Indian silk cotton tree yielding fibers inferior to kapok.
27. (Greek mythology) The god of the underworld in ancient mythology.
29. A linguistic element added to a word to produce an inflected or derived form v 1.
30. French sculptor of monumental female nudes (1861-1944).
32. The civil and religious leader of a Muslim state.
33. (astronomy) A measure of time defined by Earth's orbital motion.
34. (of reproduction) Not involving the fusion of male and female gametes reproduction".
40. An Indian nursemaid who looks after children.
43. An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of a proenzyme to an active enzyme.
44. A wandering or disorderly grouping (of things or persons).
48. Electric underground railway.
49. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
50. Lost temporarily.
51. Of or relating to or involving an area.
52. The template for protein synthesis.
54. The syllable naming the sixth (submediant) note of a major or minor scale in solmization.
55. Decapod having eyes on short stalks and a broad flattened carapace with a small abdomen folded under the thorax and pincers.
56. Flower arrangement consisting of a circular band of foliage or flowers for ornamental purposes.
57. Being one more than two.
59. At right angles to the length of a ship or airplane.
61. South African plant widely cultivated for its showy pure white spathe and yellow spadix.
63. A group of language of the Hokan family in Arizona and California and Mexico.
66. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
68. Characteristic of false pride.
69. Before noon.
70. At any time.
72. A state in the Rocky Mountains.
74. A quantity of no importance.
76. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
78. Full of zest or vigor.
82. The younger brother of Edwy who became king of Northumbria when it renounced Edwy.
86. Partially carbonized vegetable matter saturated with water.
90. The emotion of hate.
91. Absent without permission.
92. Small beads made from polished shells and formerly used as money by native Americans.
94. A hospital unit staffed and equipped to provide intensive care.
95. (Greek mythology) Greek god of war.
96. English prelate noted for his pessimistic sermons and articles (1860-1954).
97. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
98. (often followed by `of') A large number or amount or extent.

DOWN

1. The protoplasm of the germ cells that contains chromosomes and genes.
2. An irrational but irresistible motive for a belief or action.
3. A curved oriental saber.
4. Be going to.
5. Being one more than nine.
6. The seed of the cereal grass.
7. The largest continent with 60% of the earth's population.
8. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
9. A rosid dicot genus that includes moon carrots.
10. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
11. Provided with artificial light.
12. (obstetrics) The number of live-born children a woman has delivered.
13. Marked by or showing unaffected simplicity and lack of guile or worldly experience.
14. British writer of short stories (1870-1916).
15. Type genus of the Cracidae.
22. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
24. More often or more frequently.
26. Any of various plants of the genus Althaea.
28. Intentionally so written (used after a printed word or phrase).
31. Any of various spectacular plants of the genus Laelia having showy flowers in many colors.
35. English financier (1519-1579).
36. Rock that form the continuous lower layer of the earth's crust.
37. A small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that protects the knee joint.
38. Of or relating to or characteristic of Israel or its people.
39. Relating to or caused by wind.
41. A silvery metallic element that is common in rare-earth minerals.
42. (computer science) A standardized language for the descriptive markup of documents.
45. The front of the head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear.
46. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
47. Resoluteness by virtue of being unyielding and inflexible.
53. Game in which matchsticks are arranged in rows and players alternately remove one or more of them.
58. (trademark) An alloy of iron and nickel having a low coefficient of thermal expansion.
60. Capable of being corrupted.
62. Evergreen Indian shrub with vivid yellow flowers whose bark is used in tanning.
64. A group of islands off the west coast of Sicily in the Mediterranean.
65. An undergarment worn by women to support their breasts.
67. The cry made by sheep.
71. The square of a body of any size of type.
73. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
75. An impure form of quartz consisting of banded chalcedony.
77. A cellar or vault or underground burial chamber (especially beneath a church).
79. A means of serving.
80. Cold-water fish caught in Lake Superior and northward.
81. A member of a Turkic people of NE Siberia (mainly in the Lena river basin).
83. Dearly loved.
84. Air pollution by a mixture of smoke and fog.
85. Mentally or physically infirm with age.
87. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
88. Belonging to or on behalf of a specified person (especially yourself).
89. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
93. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.

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