Crossword Puzzle Number 709 (Large Grid)

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1. A state-chartered savings bank owned by its depositors and managed by a board of trustees.
4. Squash bugs.
9. An awkward stupid person.
13. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
16. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
17. (Greek mythology) A Titan who was forced by Zeus to bear the sky on his shoulders.
18. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
19. Strong liquor flavored with juniper berries.
20. A workplace for the conduct of scientific research.
21. Marked by exceptional merit.
23. Situated away from an area's coast or border.
25. Small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns.
27. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
29. A city in south central Belgium situated on a promontory between the Meuse River and the Sambre River.
30. Type genus of the Otariidae.
33. The Japanese art of folding paper into shapes representing objects (e.g., flowers or birds).
35. A bachelor's degree in religion.
37. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
41. A deep prolonged loud noise.
44. A mountain range in South America running 5000 miles along the Pacific coast.
48. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
49. The property characteristic of old age.
51. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
52. The second largest city in Tunisia.
53. An ancient Egyptian city on the west bank of the Nile opposite Cairo.
54. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
56. (folklore) A small grotesque supernatural creature that makes trouble for human beings.
57. A person's brother or sister.
59. Calibrating something (a musical instrument or electronic circuit) to a standard frequency.
61. The basic unit of money in Sweden.
63. A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response.
66. A promontory in northern Morocco opposite the Rock of Gibraltar.
68. Expel, as of gases and odors.
69. Of or relating to or characteristic of the Republic of Chad or its people or language.
71. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
73. Indicated by necessary connotation though not expressed directly.
74. The basic unit of money in Uruguay.
75. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
76. Hold back to a later time.
79. Relatively long-bodied reptile with usually two pairs of legs and a tapering tail.
81. Any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes.
82. A small cake leavened with yeast.
84. Imperial moths.
88. A subsidiary proposition that is assumed to be true in order to prove another proposition.
92. A female lion.
95. A long noosed rope used to catch animals.
97. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
98. To make a mistake or be incorrect.
99. A fractional monetary unit in Bangladesh and India and Nepal and Pakistan.
101. The villain in William Shakespeare's tragedy who tricked Othello into murdering his wife.
102. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
103. Call upon in supplication.
104. (of complexion) Blemished by imperfections of the skin.
105. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
106. (informal) `johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War.


1. Among the largest bony fish.
2. The act of scanning.
3. Used as a Hindi courtesy title.
4. An associate degree in applied science.
5. Last or greatest in an indefinitely large series.
6. (law) A defense by an accused person purporting to show that he or she could not have committed the crime in question.
7. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
8. A genus of European owls.
9. Mentally or physically infirm with age.
10. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
11. Any of several imperial dynasties of China ruling from 220 to 265 and from 386 to 556.
12. A Dravidian language spoken in southern India.
13. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
14. A herbaceous plant genus of the family Linaceae with small sessile leaves.
15. Large short-tailed lemur of Madagascar having thick silky fur in black and white and fawn.
22. A soft gray ductile metallic element used in alloys.
24. Goods (or wreckage) on the sea bed that is attached to a buoy so that it can be recovered.
26. A drug (trade names Atarax and Vistaril) used as a tranquilizer to treat anxiety and motion sickness.
28. 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.
31. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
32. The seventh month of the Moslem calendar.
34. A state in New England.
36. An aerial engagement between fighter planes.
38. The value of a coordinate on the vertical axis.
39. An island in the Indian Ocean off the east coast of Africa.
40. Relating to or occurring or living in or frequenting the open ocean.
42. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
43. A city in southeastern South Korea.
45. A country on western coast of Africa.
46. Stain (furniture) black to make it look like ebony.
47. Armor plate that protects the foot.
50. A metallic element having four allotropic forms.
55. A state in northwestern North America.
58. Being one hundred more than three hundred.
60. Type genus of the Gliridae.
62. Freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility).
64. Roman Emperor who was the adoptive son of Trajan.
65. An informal term for a father.
67. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
70. A city and port in northern Jutland.
72. A white wax extracted from ozokerite.
73. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
77. A federal agency established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products.
78. English chemist and physicist who formulated atomic theory and the law of partial pressures.
80. Suggestive of the supernatural.
83. A river in northern England that flows southeast through West Yorkshire.
85. Wearing or provided with clothing.
86. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
87. The granite-like rocks that form the outermost layer of the earth's crust.
89. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
90. Long coarse hair growing from the crest of the animal's neck.
91. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
93. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
94. An enclosed space.
96. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
100. A toxic nonmetallic element related to sulfur and tellurium.

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