Crossword Puzzle Number 794 (Large Grid)

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1. (computer science) The rate at which data is transferred (as by a modem).
4. Atypically small.
9. British informal.
13. Of southern Europe.
16. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
17. A high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary).
18. Large elliptical brightly colored deep-sea fish of Atlantic and Pacific and Mediterranean.
19. (computer science) A measure of how densely information is packed on a storage medium.
20. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
21. A very short time (as the time it takes to blink once).
22. (British colloquialism) An excavation.
23. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
24. A small cake leavened with yeast.
26. The deck between the bridge and the forecastle.
29. The compass point that is one point east (clockwise) of due north.
31. An independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia).
32. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
34. Of or relating to the hands.
37. A unit of weight for precious stones = 200 mg.
39. Sediment that has settled at the bottom of a liquid.
43. Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion.
45. Relating to or accompanying birth.
47. Prevent from being included or considered or accepted.
48. East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient.
51. The ball-and-socket joint between the head of the femur and the acetabulum.
52. A pen that has a small metal ball as the point of transfer of ink to paper.
53. A river that rises in northeastern Turkey (near the source of the Euphrates) and flows generally eastward through Armenia to the Caspian Sea.
54. Being the only one.
55. East Indian tree yielding a resin used medicinally and burned as incense.
56. The money risked on a gamble.
61. A United Nations agency that invest directly in companies and guarantees loans to private investors.
62. An aromatic gum resin obtained from various Arabian or East African trees.
64. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
66. Thin flat or tubular green algae.
67. Portuguese explorer who in 1488 was the first European to get round the Cape of Good Hope (thus establishing a sea route from the Atlantic to Asia) (1450-1500).
68. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
69. The kind and number and arrangement of teeth (collectively) in a person or animal.
71. A bluish-white lustrous metallic element.
74. An inactive volcano in Sicily.
77. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
79. Port city on southern Honshu on Osaka Bay.
82. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
85. Starch resembling sago that is obtained from cuckoopint root.
89. In bed.
90. An accidental happening.
92. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
94. The compass point that is one point south of due west.
95. United States rock star singer and pianist (born in 1935).
96. Urged social reform in 19th century England.
98. A local computer network for communication between computers.
99. How long something has existed.
100. (usually in the plural) A garment extending from the waist to the knee or ankle, covering each leg separately.
101. An informal term for a father.
102. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
103. A unit of information equal to one million (1,048,576) bytes.


1. Divulge information or secrets.
2. (obstetrics) The number of live-born children a woman has delivered.
3. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
4. An audiotape recording of sound.
5. United States writer (1890-1945).
6. A fee charged for exchanging currencies.
7. A narrow zigzag ribbon used as trimming.
8. A person who is not a serf or a slave.
9. (of tempo) Moderate.
10. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
11. The Mongol people living the the central and eastern parts of Outer Mongolia.
12. 30 to 300 gigahertz.
13. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829).
14. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work.
15. A linear unit (1/6 inch) used in printing.
25. Jackal-headed god of tombs.
27. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
28. A unit of weight used in some Spanish speaking countries.
30. The cry made by sheep.
33. A public promotion of some product or service.
35. Any of several cultivated sour cherry trees bearing pale red fruit with colorless juice.
36. Characterized by or displaying negation or denial or opposition or resistance.
38. In some classifications considered a genus of subfamily Melinae.
40. Tropical African herbs.
41. Type genus of the Giraffidae.
42. Seeming unaffected by pleasure or pain.
44. A mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity.
46. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
49. An American pioneer and guide and explorer (1734-1820).
50. Expletives used informally as intensifiers.
57. An expensive vessel propelled by sail or power and used for cruising or racing.
58. A pilgrim who journeys to Mecca.
59. Lacking sufficient water or rainfall.
60. Empty rhetoric or insincere or exaggerated talk.
63. Held back.
65. Used at the dining table.
70. Any of several plants of the genus Camassia.
72. (Greek mythology) A maiden seduced by Zeus.
73. An esoteric or occult matter that is traditionally secret.
75. Greek mythology.
76. (Welsh) Lord of Annwfn (the other world.
78. A light strong brittle gray toxic bivalent metallic element.
80. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
81. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
83. Open-heart surgery in which the rib cage is opened and a section of a blood vessel is grafted from the aorta to the coronary artery to bypass the blocked section of the coronary artery and improve the blood supply to the heart.
84. A domed or vaulted recess or projection on a building especially the east end of a church.
86. Any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange.
87. Suggestive of or tending to moral looseness.
88. Harsh or corrosive in tone.
91. Any high mountain.
92. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
93. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
97. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.

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