Crossword Puzzle Number 573 (Large Grid)

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1. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
5. Material used to daub walls.
9. (military) Signal to turn the lights out.
13. Extremely pleasing.
16. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
17. Long green edible beaked pods of the okra plant.
18. A law passed by US Congress to prevent employees from being injured or contracting diseases in the course of their employment.
19. A unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters.
20. Using speech rather than writing.
21. An official language of the Republic of South Africa.
22. An open sore on the back of a horse caused by ill-fitting or badly adjusted saddle.
23. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
24. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
26. Divulge information or secrets.
28. A genus of the cactus family with scarlet flowers.
30. Tall feather palm of northern Brazil with hard-shelled nuts yielding valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivory.
32. Before noon.
33. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
34. Tea tortrix.
37. Diabetes caused by a relative or absolute deficiency of insulin and characterized by polyuria.
39. A material effigy that is worshipped as a god.
41. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
42. Small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns.
46. State in northeastern India.
50. Family based on male descent.
52. A steep artificial slope in front of a fortification.
54. (combining form) Very large in scale or scope or capability.
56. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
57. Arranged in or consisting of laminae.
58. A republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula.
59. The mission in San Antonio where in 1836 Mexican forces under Santa Anna besieged and massacred American rebels who were fighting to make Texas independent of Mexico.
61. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
62. A Hindu theistic philosophy.
63. A summary that repeats the substance of a longer discussion.
64. The act of relaying something.
66. British informal term.
67. An honorary degree in science.
68. A colorless odorless gaseous element that give a red glow in a vacuum tube.
76. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
78. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
79. The trait of lacking restraint or control.
81. A region of northeastern France famous for its wines.
83. Largest known toad species.
84. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
88. Brief episode in which the brain gets insufficient blood supply.
89. In ceremonial attire and paraphernalia.
91. Made dirty or foul.
92. The compass point that is one point north of due east.
93. Scottish philosopher of common sense who opposed the ideas of David Hume (1710-1796).
94. (British) An open river valley (in a hilly area).
96. Being three more than fifty.
97. The site of an archeological exploration.
98. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
99. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
100. Tasting sour like a lemon.


1. In a murderous frenzy as if possessed by a demon.
2. A challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy.
3. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
4. The capital and largest city of Equatorial Guinea on the island of Bioko in the Gulf of Guinea.
5. A very small circular shape.
6. Jordan's port.
7. A mountain range in western Russia extending from the arctic to the Caspian Sea.
8. A pale rose-colored variety of the ruby spinel.
9. Provide with clothes or put clothes on.
10. (Hindu) A manner of sitting (as in the practice of Yoga).
11. Any of various plants of the genus Phlomis.
12. Minute floating marine tunicate having a transparent body with an opening at each end.
13. Cheap showy jewelry or ornament or clothing.
14. A unit of dry measure used in Egypt.
15. A chain of more than 200 islands about 400 miles long in the western central Pacific Ocean.
25. A decree that prohibits something.
27. A partially opened flower.
29. Deviation from the normal or common order or form or rule.
31. The cry made by sheep.
35. Coextensive with the family Oleaceae.
36. Wildly disordered.
38. 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.
40. Informal terms for a (young) woman.
43. A less than average tide occurring at the first and third quarters of the moon.
44. Type genus of the Osmeridae.
45. A blood disorder characterized by an increased concentration of hydrogen ions in the blood (which falls below 7 on the pH scale).
47. Turned outward in an ungainly manner.
48. The Japanese art of folding paper into shapes representing objects (e.g., flowers or birds).
49. A skin disease of adults (more often women) in which blood vessels of the face enlarge resulting in a flushed appearance.
51. A mountain peak in south central Sri Lanka (7,360 feet high).
53. Of or like a feeble old woman.
55. Used of hooves.
60. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
65. The persistence of a sound after its source has stopped.
69. European weed naturalized in southwestern United States and Mexico having reddish decumbent stems with small fernlike leaves and small deep reddish-lavender flowers followed by slender fruits that stick straight up.
70. Vasoconstrictor (trade names Privine and Sudafed) used in nasal sprays to treat symptoms of nasal congestion and in eyedrops to treat eye irritation.
71. French racing cyclist who won the Tour de France five times (born in 1954).
72. Large African antelope with long straight nearly upright horns.
73. (often used in combination) Having hair as specified.
74. Capital and largest city of Iraq.
75. (Babylonian) The sky god.
77. (law) A defense by an accused person purporting to show that he or she could not have committed the crime in question.
78. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
80. English monk and scholar (672-735).
82. A village in eastern Ireland (northwest of Dublin).
85. Sustentacular tissue that surrounds and supports neurons in the central nervous system.
86. A person who is entitled by law or by the terms of a will to inherit the estate of another.
87. A nearly horizontal passage from the surface into a mine.
90. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
95. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.

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