Crossword Puzzle Number 764 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. The upper side of the thighs of a seated person.
4. A diacritical mark (~) placed over the letter n in Spanish to indicate a palatal nasal sound or over a vowel in Portuguese to indicate nasalization.
9. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
13. (folklore) A small grotesque supernatural creature that makes trouble for human beings.
16. A benevolent aspect of Devi.
17. (computer science) A system of world-wide electronic communication in which a computer user can compose a message at one terminal that is generated at the recipient's terminal when he logs in.
18. Not only so, but.
19. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
20. Negation of a word or group of words.
21. An island in the Mediterranean.
23. A wooden hand tool with a pointed end.
25. A drawing illustrating the relations between certain quantities plotted with reference to a set of axes.
27. United States architect (born in England) (1802-1878).
28. Make a loud, roaring sound, as of a car engine, while moving.
29. Unable to relax or be still.
30. A cleansing agent made from the salts of vegetable or animal fats.
32. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
33. Lacking self-confidence.
38. A metric unit of length equal to one billionth of a meter.
40. A port city of south central Ukraine on an arm of the Black Sea.
44. A mug intended for serving beer.
45. Being on the outside or further from a center.
47. A written statement of the grounds of complaint made to court law asking for the grievance to be redressed.
50. (music) The speed at which a composition is to be played.
51. Pasture grass of plains of South America and western North America.
52. A painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back (`rick' and `wrick' are British).
54. A writing implement with a point from which ink flows.
55. The address of a web page on the world wide web.
56. (British) A pale cane syrup.
58. Conqueror of Gaul and master of Italy (100-44 BC).
61. Short and fat.
62. English essayist (1775-1834).
63. An indirect suggestion.
64. The United Nations agency concerned with civil aviation.
66. Cloth coverings wrapped around something (as a wound or a baby).
67. An advanced student or graduate in medicine gaining supervised practical experience (`houseman' is a British term).
69. A doctor's degree in dental medicine.
70. The content of cognition.
71. Popular music originating in the West Indies.
76. Island in West Indies.
79. A grant made by a law court.
84. An industrial city in the European part of Russia.
86. The cry made by sheep.
87. Black tropical American cuckoo.
88. Expel from one's property.
90. The form of RNA that attaches the correct amino acid to the protein chain that is being synthesized at the ribosome of the cell (according to directions coded in the mRNA).
91. A run that is the result of the batter's performance.
92. The network in the reticular formation that serves an alerting or arousal function.
93. A long noosed rope used to catch animals.
94. Sew up the eyelids of hawks and falcons.
95. Of a dull grayish brown to brownish gray color.

DOWN

1. A long piece of brightly colored cloth (cotton or silk) used as clothing (a skirt or loincloth or sash etc.) in India and Pakistan and Burma.
2. (archaic) Utterly cast down.
3. The basic unit of money in Macao.
4. Easily irritated or annoyed.
5. The United Nations agency concerned with international maritime activities.
6. Type genus of the Laridae.
7. The power to use something or someone.
8. A Hebrew prophet in the Old Testament who opposed the worship of idols.
9. An Indian nursemaid who looks after children.
10. A light strong brittle gray toxic bivalent metallic element.
11. Someone who is morally reprehensible.
12. Worshipper of Shiva.
13. A disreputable vagrant.
14. A spread made chiefly from vegetable oils and used as a substitute for butter.
15. A commercial leavening agent containing yeast cells.
22. A reproduction of a written record (e.g. of a legal or school record).
24. English novelist.
26. (botany) Tissue that conducts synthesized food substances (e.g., from leaves) to parts where needed.
31. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
34. Erect shrub with small if any spines having racemes of white to yellow flowers followed by curved pointed pods and black shiny seeds.
35. Snake mackerels.
36. Derived from pepper (especially black pepper).
37. A member of the Iroquoian people formerly living between Lake Chaplain and the Saint Lawrence River.
39. Any plaguelike disease of domestic animals.
41. A dramatic work intended for performance by actors on a stage.
42. A narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea.
43. 1 species.
46. Natural qualities or talents.
48. Inspiring awe or admiration or wonder.
49. A republic in the Middle East in western Asia.
53. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
57. Having the lower score or lagging position in a contest.
59. A genus of Sterninae.
60. Grayish Old World turtledove with a black band around the neck.
65. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
68. German bacteriologist who described a disease now known as Reiter's syndrome and who identified the spirochete that causes syphilis in humans (1881-1969).
69. A polyvalent metallic element that resembles chromium and tungsten in its properties.
72. Type genus of the Gavidae.
73. A large number or amount.
74. (sometimes followed by `of') Having or showing realization or perception.
75. Of or relating to or involving an area.
77. Type genus of the Ranidae.
78. Plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals.
80. An inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin.
81. A United Nations agency created to assist developing nations by loans guaranteed by member governments.
82. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
83. A quantity that is added.
85. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
89. A New England state.

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