Crossword Puzzle Number 738 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Showing or causing joy and pleasure.
5. Of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand of its people.
9. Denuded of leaves.
13. The compass point that is one point east (clockwise) of due north.
16. Large luxurious car.
17. Harass with persistent criticism or carping.
18. A blue dye obtained from plants or made synthetically.
19. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
20. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
21. Tending to float on a liquid or rise in air or gas.
22. Someone who admires a young woman.
24. Formerly a term of respect for important white Europeans in colonial India.
26. A unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour.
27. Not normal.
29. Of deserts of northern Africa and southern Asia.
32. Marked with or as if with stripes or linear discolorations.
33. The highest or uppermost side of anything.
36. An expression of open-mouthed astonishment.
38. Aromatic bulb used as seasoning.
39. Horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits.
40. Reach a destination.
46. English prelate noted for his pessimistic sermons and articles (1860-1954).
47. Mature female of mammals of which the male is called `buck'.
48. A dicotyledonous genus of the family Ericaceae.
51. Artists or writers whose ideas are ahead of their time.
53. Shaped like a pouch.
56. The month following March and preceding May.
57. The square of a body of any size of type.
59. Seeming unaffected by pleasure or pain.
61. Port city that is the capital and largest city of Latvia.
63. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
64. (Old Testament) Jonah did not wish to become a prophet so God caused a great storm to throw him overboard from a ship.
65. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
67. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
68. The Fate who spins the thread of life.
69. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
70. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
75. Ill-mannered and coarse and contemptible in behavior or appearance.
78. Irish poet and dramatist (1865-1939).
80. Use again after processing.
82. Consisting of or made of wood of the oak tree.
86. French composer (1892-1974).
89. Wild ginger.
91. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
92. A self-funded retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement.
93. (Old Testament) The second patriarch.
95. A language unit by which a person or thing is known.
96. Relating to a recently developed fashion or style.
97. The network in the reticular formation that serves an alerting or arousal function.
98. Spring-loaded doorlock that can only be opened from the outside with a key.
99. (botany) Of or relating to the axil.
100. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.

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1. Type genus of the Gliridae.
2. Capital and largest city and economic center of Peru.
3. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
4. Housing that someone is living in.
5. Hormone released by the hypothalamus that controls the release of thyroid-stimulating hormone from the anterior pituitary.
6. A board game in which players try to move their pieces into their opponent's bases.
7. (geology) Before the appearance of life.
8. The god who fathered the islands and gods of Japan with his sister Izanami.
9. Common Indian weaverbird.
10. An associate degree in nursing.
11. Showing or feeling mirth or pleasure or happiness.
12. An imaginary place of great wealth and opportunity.
13. Conforming with or constituting a norm or standard or level or type or social norm.
14. Offering little or no hope.
15. At or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time.
23. Alloy of copper and tin and zinc.
25. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
28. A fatal disease of cattle that affects the central nervous system.
30. Having been read.
31. A room equipped with toilet facilities.
34. Low stingless nettle of Central and South America having velvety brownish-green toothed leaves and clusters of small green flowers.
35. Used of the language of the deaf.
37. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
41. A battle in the Seven Years' War (1757).
42. A long noosed rope used to catch animals.
43. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829).
44. 1 species.
45. A law officer having duties similar to those of a sheriff in carrying out the judgments of a court of law.
49. Jordan's port.
50. French physicist who founded thermodynamics (1796-1832).
52. A logarithmic unit of sound intensity.
54. Someone who cooks food.
55. (used of statements) Harmful and often untrue.
58. A day of rest and worship.
60. (anatomy) A structure that resembles a shell in shape.
62. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
66. Being one hundred more than two hundred.
71. Attack someone physically or emotionally.
72. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
73. A compound that exists in forms having different arrangements of atoms but the same molecular weight.
74. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
76. (Hindu) A manner of sitting (as in the practice of Yoga).
77. Wild and menacing.
78. (prefix) Opposite or opposing or neutralizing.
79. A genus of Mustelidae.
81. (used of count nouns) Every one considered individually.
83. God of love and erotic desire.
84. Very dark black.
85. A quantity of no importance.
87. 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.
88. An audiotape recording of sound.
90. A benevolent aspect of Devi.
94. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
95. Of or relating to the stomach and intestines.

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