Crossword Puzzle Number 64 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A port in southern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea.
4. The capital and largest city of Ghana with a deep-water port.
9. A strip of land projecting into a body of water.
13. Thickening of tissue in the motor tracts of the lateral columns and anterior horns of the spinal cord.
16. (prefix) Coming before or being preliminary or preparatory.
17. Type genus of the Laridae.
18. A primeval personification of air and breath.
19. (of champagne) Moderately dry.
20. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
21. An inquiry into unfamiliar or questionable activities.
22. Remove with or as if with a ladle.
23. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
24. Type genus of the Cyatheaceae.
26. A genus of Indriidae.
28. Large open car seating four with folding top.
29. An accountant certified by the state.
30. A unit of information equal to 1024 bytes.
32. The compass point that is one point north of due east.
35. A person regarded as arrogant and annoying.
39. The iridescent internal layer of a mollusk shell.
41. Any tree or shrub of the genus Inga having pinnate leaves and showy usually white flowers.
44. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali metal group.
45. Someone who practices homosexuality.
46. Any of various usually white herons having long plumes during breeding season.
47. Fragrant resin obtain from trees of the family Burseraceae and used as incense.
50. Armor plate that protects the chest.
51. The front limb of a quadruped.
53. Hardy wheat grown mostly in Europe for livestock feed.
54. Any of several plants of the genus Camassia.
56. An electrically charged particle.
57. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
59. A logarithmic unit of sound intensity equal to 10 decibels.
60. How long something has existed.
61. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
64. The state prevailing during the absence of war.
67. A tiny or scarcely detectable amount.
68. A bag used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women).
70. Having a back or backing, usually of a specified type.
72. Egyptian statesman who (as President of Egypt) negotiated a peace treaty with Menachem Begin of Israel (1918-1981).
75. A flexible container with a single opening.
77. Type and sole genus of the Clethraceae.
79. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
81. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
85. A river in northern England that flows southeast through West Yorkshire.
86. A formal spoken communication delivered to an audience.
90. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
92. Type genus of the Anatidae.
94. A religious belief of African origin involving witchcraft and sorcery.
95. (Old Testament) The eldest son of Isaac who would have inherited the Covenant that God made with Abraham and that Abraham passed on to Isaac.
96. An edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter).
97. A small cake leavened with yeast.
98. A unit of force equal to the force exerted by gravity.

DOWN

1. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work.
2. United States chemist who discovered deuterium (1893-1981).
3. A summary that repeats the substance of a longer discussion.
4. A character set that includes letters.
5. Pitching dangerously to one side.
6. A member of the Slavic people living in Croatia.
7. An unforeseen obstacle.
8. An association of nations dedicated to economic and political cooperation in southeastern Asia.
9. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
10. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
11. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
12. The compass point midway between northeast and east.
13. The largest continent with 60% of the earth's population.
14. Lacking excess flesh.
15. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
25. Indian nun and missionary (born in Albania) dedicated to helping the poor in India (1910-1997).
27. The act of washing yourself (or another person).
31. A case used to carry belongings when traveling.
33. A Gaelic-speaking Celt in Ireland or Scotland or the Isle of Man.
34. An armed thief who is (usually) a member of a band.
36. A book with blank pages for recording notes or memoranda.
37. Beaten eggs or an egg mixture cooked until just set.
38. The amount of cargo that can be held by a boat or ship or a freight car.
40. A Ukrainian peninsula between the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov.
42. Roman Emperor notorious for his monstrous vice and fantastic luxury (was said to have started a fire that destroyed much of Rome in 64) but the Empire remained prosperous during his rule (37-68).
43. (Scottish) A narrow secluded valley (in the mountains).
48. A city in Indonesia.
49. A bachelor's degree in science.
52. Treated with oil.
55. A protective covering for a knife or sword.
58. The quarter of many North African cities in which the citadel is located.
62. Popular music originating in the West Indies.
63. A member of a Caddo people formerly living in north central Texas.
65. An impressive country house (or castle) in France.
66. The cry made by sheep.
69. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
71. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
73. A name that has been assumed temporarily.
74. The deep vascular inner layer of the skin.
76. Type genus of Ochnaceae.
78. United States tennis player who was the first Black to win United States and English singles championships (1943-1993).
80. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
82. Highly excited.
83. Not very intelligent or interested in culture.
84. A member of an Iroquoian people formerly living on the south shore of Lake Erie in northern Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania and western New York.
87. (in golf) The standard number of strokes set for each hole on a golf course, or for the entire course.
88. A gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number).
89. North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean.
91. A state in northwestern North America.
93. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.

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