Crossword Puzzle Number 782 (Large Grid)

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1. A guided missile fired from shipboard against an airborne target.
4. A program under which employees regularly accumulate shares and may ultimately assume control of the company.
8. King of Denmark and Norway who forced Edmund II to divide England with him.
12. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery.
16. An accountant certified by the state.
17. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
18. The (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb.
19. The seventh month of the Hindu calendar.
20. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
21. Worn until no longer useful.
23. Rickettsial disease transmitted by body lice and characterized by skin rash and high fever.
25. (informal) Exceptionally good.
27. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
28. A sharp narrow ridge found in rugged mountains.
29. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
31. (British) An informer or spy working for the police.
33. The Latin name for England.
37. (of non-living objects) The state of being free of pathogenic organisms.
40. The time that has elapsed.
41. A relatively large open container that you fill with water and use to wash the body.
43. Large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin.
44. Not only so, but.
47. The mountain peak that Noah's ark landed on as the waters of the great flood receded.
49. A constitutional monarchy on the western part of the islands of Samoa in the South Pacific.
52. Informal terms for a mother.
53. Fleshy tawny or reddish saprophytic herb resembling the Indian pipe and growing in woodland humus of eastern North America.
55. (quantifier used with mass nouns) Great in quantity or degree or extent.
58. (Babylonian) The sky god.
59. A heavy odorless colorless gas formed during respiration and by the decomposition of organic substances.
60. Any of various perennial South American plants of the genus Loasa having stinging hairs and showy white or yellow or reddish-orange flowers.
63. Large Indian antelope.
65. A town in north central Oklahoma.
66. A Bantu language spoken in southern Zaire.
67. On or toward the lee.
68. An ancient city in southern Bulgaria.
72. A river that rises in northern Colombia and flows generally eastward to the Orinoco in central Venezuela.
73. Yellow-fever mosquitos.
75. A male monarch or emperor (especially of Russia prior to 1917).
78. (informal) Of the highest quality.
80. Struck with fear, dread, or consternation.
84. A town in northern Michigan on an arm of Lake Huron.
87. A virtually extinct Caucasian language spoken exclusively in Turkey.
90. An ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure equal to about a bushel.
91. Reproduce by the Benday method.
93. A barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports.
94. Towards the side away from the wind.
95. American dwarf fan palms.
97. A member of an Iroquoian people formerly living on the south shore of Lake Erie in northern Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania and western New York.
100. Electronic equipment that provides visual images of varying electrical quantities.
101. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
102. 100 thebe equal 1 pula.
103. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
104. Bulky grayish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tail.
105. A metric unit of weight equal to one thousandth of a kilogram.


1. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
2. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
3. God of death.
4. The sense organ for hearing and equilibrium.
5. A blow from a flat object (as an open hand).
6. English psychologist who collaborated with I. A. Richards in designing Basic English (1889-1957).
7. A genus of Ploceidae.
8. A digit representing the sum of the digits in an instance of digital data.
9. A quantity of no importance.
10. An organization of independent states to promote international peace and security.
11. (astronomy) A measure of time defined by Earth's orbital motion.
12. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Naprosyn) used in the treatment of arthritis and musculoskeletal inflammation and moderate pain.
13. Ash-colored or anemic looking from illness or emotion.
14. A member of either of two Shoshonean peoples (Northern Paiute and Southern Paiute) related to the Aztecs and living in southwestern United States.
15. Typical geese.
22. The basic unit of money on Malta.
24. A member of an extinct North American Indian people who lived in the Pit river valley in northern California.
26. A coterie of undesirable people.
30. A heavy brittle diamagnetic trivalent metallic element (resembles arsenic and antimony chemically).
32. A unit of pressure.
34. Trade name for an oral contraceptive containing norethindrone and mestranol.
35. A tiny grain.
36. A language spoken by the Atakapa people of the Gulf coast of Louisiana and Texas.
38. An intense and irresistible love for yourself and concern for your own needs.
39. Expressing or manifesting praise or approval.
42. A bachelor's degree in science.
45. Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion.
46. Of or relating to or characteristic of Hades or Tartarus.
48. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
50. A federation of North American labor unions that merged with the Congress of Industrial Organizations in 1955.
51. A midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region.
54. Thick stew made of rice and chicken and small game.
56. Someone who is morally reprehensible.
57. Having a color similar to that of a clear unclouded sky.
61. An unabridged dictionary constructed on historical principles.
62. Someone with a compulsive desire to expose the genitals.
64. Equipped with or connected by gears or having gears engaged.
69. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
70. A tiny cavity filled with fluid in the cytoplasm of a cell.
71. A wooden pin pushed or driven into a surface.
74. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
76. A natural and periodic state of rest during which consciousness of the world is suspended.
77. Transient cessation of respiration.
79. A gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number).
81. With rapid movements.
82. Bake (eggs) in their shells until they are set.
83. A sharp hooked claw especially on a bird of prey.
85. American political cartoonist (1840-1902).
86. An Indian nursemaid who looks after children.
87. Half the width of an em.
88. (cosmology) The original matter that (according to the big bang theory) existed before the formation of the chemical elements.
89. A Chadic language spoken in Chad.
92. Tag the base runner to get him out.
96. A light strong brittle gray toxic bivalent metallic element.
98. A state in midwestern United States.
99. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.

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