Crossword Puzzle Number 72 (Large Grid)

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1. An endorsement.
5. A protocol (utilizing TCP) to transfer hypertext requests and information between servers and browsers.
9. Harsh or corrosive in tone.
13. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
16. Meat from a calf.
17. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
18. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
19. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
20. An honorary arts degree.
21. South African statesman who was released from prison to become the nation's first democratically elected president in 1994 (born in 1918).
24. A girl or young woman who is unmarried.
27. A unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters.
28. Fermented alcoholic beverage brewed from malt and hops.
30. Type genus of the Aceraceae.
33. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
39. A shoulder firearm with a long barrel and a rifled bore.
41. A ductile gray metallic element of the lanthanide series.
44. Small tropical American tree bearing edible plumlike fruit.
45. Standard time in the 7th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 105th meridian west.
46. Type genus of the Annonaceae.
49. Marine bivalve common in Philippine coastal waters characterized by a large thin flat translucent shell.
50. A New England state.
52. Any of various edible seeds of plants of the family Leguminosae.
53. A bowl-shaped drinking vessel.
54. Of or concerning this.
57. Showing or feeling mirth or pleasure or happiness.
59. A woman religious.
60. A peninsula between the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf.
61. A benevolent aspect of Devi.
63. Any tree or shrub of the genus Inga having pinnate leaves and showy usually white flowers.
64. The third month of the civil year.
67. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
68. A railroad depot in a theater of operations where military supplies are unloaded for distribution.
70. Health care for the aged.
73. An informal term for a father.
75. English empiricist philosopher who believed that all knowledge is derived from sensory experience (1632-1704).
76. Being four more than seventy.
79. So scary as to cause chills and shudders.
83. A high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary).
86. Being one more than two.
87. Unarmed feather palms of central and northern South America.
90. An independent agency of the United States government responsible for collecting and coordinating intelligence and counterintelligence activities abroad in the national interest.
91. Sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound).
92. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
94. Negation of a word or group of words.
95. Related by blood.
96. Not in a state of sleep.
97. A port in western Israel on the Mediterranean.
98. Fermented alcoholic beverage similar to but heavier than beer.


1. Rounded like an egg.
2. A Chadic language spoken in Chad.
3. Informal terms for a meal.
4. German philosopher who developed phenomenology (1859-1938).
5. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
6. Russian physicist (1895-1971).
7. Small genus of Eurasian aquatic perennial herbs.
8. A state of extreme poverty or destitution.
9. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829).
10. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
11. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
12. A metric unit of volume equal to one tenth of a liter.
13. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
14. Used as a Hindi courtesy title.
15. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
22. A chronic skin disease occurring primarily in women between the ages of 20 and 40.
23. Of deserts of northern Africa and southern Asia.
25. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
26. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
29. Half the width of an em.
31. A sac or cavity containing fluid especially lymph or cerebrospinal fluid.
32. A newt in its terrestrial stage of development.
34. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
35. A fractional monetary unit of Japan and Indonesia and Cambodia.
36. The act of despoiling a country in warfare.
37. Narrow and long and pointed.
38. A fraudulent business scheme.
40. A brief stanza concluding certain forms of poetry.
42. A biological unit consisting of a nucleus and the body of cytoplasm with which it interacts.
43. Brilliantly colored south Asian pheasant.
47. Sole genus of the family Naiadaceae.
48. In an active manner.
51. Italian operatic soprano (born in 1922).
55. East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient.
56. Having a face or facing especially of a specified kind or number.
58. A recurring sleep state during which rapid eye movements do not occur and dreaming does not occur.
62. Small striped semiterrestrial eastern American squirrel with cheek pouches.
65. Genus of New Zealand mat-forming herbs or subshrubs.
66. English economist who argued that the laws of supply and demand should operate in a free market (1772-1823).
69. Capital and largest city of Cuba.
71. An uproarious party.
72. An island in the Aegean Sea in the Saronic Gulf.
74. A strong emotion.
77. Being one more than twelve.
78. A city of central China.
80. The quantity a cask will hold.
81. On or toward the lee.
82. Posing no difficulty.
83. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
84. A material effigy that is worshipped as a god.
85. A network of intersecting blood vessels or intersecting nerves or intersecting lymph vessels.
88. The act of hauling something (as a vehicle) by means of a hitch or rope.
89. An awkward stupid person.
93. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.

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