Crossword Puzzle Number 79 (Large Grid)

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1. A fatal disease of cattle that affects the central nervous system.
4. A brittle transparent solid with irregular atomic structure.
9. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
13. The month following August and preceding October.
16. (informal) Of the highest quality.
17. South African plant widely cultivated for its showy pure white spathe and yellow spadix.
18. Mentally or physically infirm with age.
19. An accountant certified by the state.
20. A hard brittle blue-white multivalent metallic element.
22. Language of the people of Cebu in the Philippines.
24. An enclosure made or wire or metal bars in which birds or animals are kept.
26. Myth about the ultimate destruction of the gods in a battle with evil.
28. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
29. Torn down and broken up.
30. Swelling from excessive accumulation of serous fluid in tissue.
33. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
35. A soft silvery metallic element.
39. Flowering plant with two cotyledons.
43. A white crystalline double sulfate of aluminum.
44. Of or relating to Jamaica (the island or the country) or to its inhabitants.
47. Chevrotain somewhat larger than the kanchil.
48. Make reference to.
49. Traveling on horseback.
50. Metal or plastic sheath over the end of a shoelace or ribbon.
51. A sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice.
53. Someone whose business is advertising.
54. A metal-bearing mineral valuable enough to be mined.
55. A female ballet dancer.
58. Of or relating to a caesura.
61. A public promotion of some product or service.
62. God of love and erotic desire.
64. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
65. Evergreen tree of eastern Asia and Philippines having large leathery leaves and small green-white flowers in compact cymes.
66. Genus of tropical Asiatic trees having large solitary flowers.
69. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
71. Distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers.
72. The younger brother of Edwy who became king of Northumbria when it renounced Edwy.
75. Being ten more than one hundred ninety.
78. A cut of pork ribs with much of the meat trimmed off.
85. A genus of Malayan tree.
87. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
88. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
89. Marked by features of the immediate and usually discounted past.
91. A river that rises in western New Mexico and flows westward through southern Arizona to become a tributary of the Colorado River.
92. One of the five major classes of immunoglobulins.
93. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
94. The mission in San Antonio where in 1836 Mexican forces under Santa Anna besieged and massacred American rebels who were fighting to make Texas independent of Mexico.
95. (old-fashioned) At or from or to a great distance.
96. 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.


1. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
2. Lean end of the neck.
3. The branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication.
4. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
5. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
6. Genus of erect herbs of the Middle East having showy flowers.
7. Tastelessness by virtue of being cheap and vulgar.
8. A fencing sword with a v-shaped blade and a slightly curved handle.
9. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
10. Low stingless nettle of Central and South America having velvety brownish-green toothed leaves and clusters of small green flowers.
11. Highly excited.
12. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
13. Sudden mass fear and anxiety over anticipated events.
14. (computer science) A read-only memory chip that can be erased by ultraviolet light and programmed again with new data.
15. A kind of heavy jacket (`windcheater' is a British term).
21. French royal architect who built the Tuileries Palace and Gardens in Paris for Catherine de Medicis (1515-1570).
23. Artifact consisting of soft or resilient material used to fill or give shape or protect or add comfort.
25. Goddess of love and fecundity.
27. A condition requiring relief.
31. Become taut or tauter.
32. Given official approval to act.
34. Surveying instrument consisting of the upper movable part of a theodolite including the telescope and its attachments.
36. The dialect of Malay used as the national language of the Republic of Indonesia or of Malaysia.
37. Found on a farm.
38. Any orchid of the genus Disa.
40. Unit of heat defined as the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 degree centigrade at atmospheric pressure.
41. Direct or control.
42. Providing protective supervision.
45. (from a combination of MOdulate and DEModulate) Electronic equipment consisting of a device used to connect computers by a telephone line.
46. Greek mythology.
52. A ductile gray metallic element of the lanthanide series.
56. A member of the lowest or worker Hindu caste.
57. A monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles.
59. Any of various primates with short tails or no tail at all.
60. Mammary gland of bovids (cows and sheep and goats).
63. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
67. The upper house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland.
68. A temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to.
70. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
73. Wild sheep of semidesert regions in central Asia.
74. A long noosed rope used to catch animals.
76. A promontory in northern Morocco opposite the Rock of Gibraltar.
77. Measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects.
79. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
80. The capital and largest city of Mongolia.
81. Marked by or showing unaffected simplicity and lack of guile or worldly experience.
82. Radioactive iodine test that measures the amount of radioactive iodine taken up by the thyroid gland.
83. Oval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food.
84. An informal term for a father.
86. A rapid bustling commotion.
90. The square of a body of any size of type.

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