Crossword Puzzle Number 720 (Large Grid)

  10 11 12  13 14 15 
16     17     18     19   
20     21    22   23  24    
25    26   27    28     29  
30       31    32   33 34   
      35    36        
37 38 39   40    41     42  43 44 
45     46    47    48     
49    50    51    52    53  
54   55  56  57    58   59 60   
61       62      63  64   
65    66  67       68 69    
   70  71      72 73      
74 75 76   77       78      
79    80     81 82  83   84 85 86 
87      88 89    90   91    
92    93 94    95     96    
97    98     99     100    

ACROSS

1. The imperial dynasty of China from 1122 to 221 BC.
5. Electronic warfare undertaken to insure effective friendly use of the electromagnetic spectrum in spite of the enemy's use of electronic warfare.
9. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
13. Any high mountain.
16. Not widely known.
17. An Iranian language spoken in Afghanistan.
18. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
19. United States liquid unit equal to 4 quarts or 3.785 liters.
20. An independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia).
21. (music) Characterized by avoidance of traditional Western tonality.
23. The dialect of Malay used as the national language of the Republic of Indonesia or of Malaysia.
25. A heathen (especially a Muslim).
27. Caught in European waters.
29. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
30. Freshwater or marine or terrestrial gastropod mollusk usually having an external enclosing spiral shell.
31. Term of address for a man.
32. A unit of luminous flux equal to the amount of light given out through a solid angle of 1 steradian by a point source of 1 candela intensity radiating uniformly in all directions.
33. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
37. Toweling consisting of coarse absorbent cotton or linen fabric.
42. The dialect of Albanian spoken in southern Albania and in areas of Greece and Italy.
45. A fencing sword similar to a foil but with a heavier blade.
46. An infection of the sebaceous gland of the eyelid.
47. A knockout declared by the referee who judges one boxer unable to continue.
48. Of or relating to Iraq or its people or culture.
49. The sign language used in the United States.
50. God of war and sky.
53. In operation or operational.
54. A barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports.
56. Seed of amaranth plants used as a native cereal in Central and South America.
59. (military) Signal to turn the lights out.
61. Kill intentionally and with premeditation.
62. The facial expression of sudden pain.
64. An advanced law degree.
65. Genus of tropical plants with creeping rootstocks and small umbellate flowers.
68. Capital of Nigeria in the center of the country.
70. One of the three prairie provinces in western Canada.
72. A simple water-soluble protein found in many animal tissues and liquids.
74. Stable gear consisting of either of two curved supports that are attached to the collar of a draft horse and that hold the traces.
77. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
78. The month following July and preceding September.
79. A crystalline amino acid that occurs in many proteins.
83. A large metal or pottery vessel with a handle and spout.
87. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
88. A blank leaf in the front of back of a book.
91. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery.
92. A Kwa language spoken by the Yoruba people in southwestern Nigeria.
93. (Scottish) Bluish-black or gray-blue.
95. A narrow way or road.
96. A notable achievement.
97. A spacecraft that carries astronauts from the command module to the surface of the moon and back.
98. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
99. The sixth month of the civil year.
100. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.

DOWN

1. When two dice are thrown and both come up showing one spot the results is called `craps' or `snake eyes'.
2. (Old Testament) The minister of the Persian emperor who hated the Jews and was hanged for plotting to massacre them.
3. A member of a people in India living in Orissa and neighboring areas.
4. German neurologist best known for his studies of aphasia (1848-1905).
5. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
6. Feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and being unable to roar.
7. A junction where one street or road crosses another.
8. Affectedly dainty or refined.
9. The inner surface of the hand from the wrist to the base of the fingers.
10. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
11. Alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae.
12. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
13. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
14. (Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation) Optical device that produces an intense monochromatic beam of coherent light.
15. A point located with respect to surface features of some region.
22. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
24. Any plant disease in which the central part of a plant rots (especially in trees).
26. Being nine more than forty.
28. A cartoon character created by Walt Disney.
34. Small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns.
35. (Babylonian) Consort of Anu.
36. (used especially of glances) Directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy.
38. A city is east central Sweden north northwest of Stockholm.
39. Belonging to or prescribed for celiac disease.
40. The largest continent with 60% of the earth's population.
41. State capital and largest city of Georgia.
43. Capital of modern Macedonia.
44. A male relative.
51. Bristlelike process near the tip of the antenna of certain flies.
52. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
55. Type genus of the Lycaenidae.
57. (sometimes followed by `of') Having or showing realization or perception.
58. A three-tone Chadic language.
60. A white crystalline double sulfate of aluminum.
63. The capital and largest city of Afghanistan.
66. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
67. (Judaism) Not conforming to dietary laws.
68. A junction where one street or road crosses another.
69. A state of Uganda and site of a former Bantu kingdom.
70. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
71. A decree that prohibits something.
73. United States economist who proposed the Laffer curve (born in 1940).
74. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
75. Having the same or similar characteristics.
76. Mediterranean germander having small hairy leaves and reddish purple flowers.
80. A ballistic missile that is capable of traveling from one continent to another.
81. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
82. A small ball with a hole through the middle.
84. A Gaelic-speaking Celt in Ireland or Scotland or the Isle of Man.
85. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
86. A quantity of no importance.
89. A unit of length of thread or yarn.
90. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
91. A master's degree in business.
94. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.

Feel free to print out this crossword puzzle for your personal use. You may also link to it. However, this web page and puzzle are copyrighted and may not be distributed without prior written consent.

Navigation
Home Page
Printer Friendly
View Solution
Previous Puzzle
Next Crossword

© Clockwatchers, Inc. 2003