Crossword Puzzle Number 8 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A light touch or stroke.
4. Type genus of the Amiidae.
8. Any of various minerals consisting of hydrous silicates of aluminum or potassium etc. that crystallize in forms that allow perfect cleavage into very thin leaves.
12. A swift whirling motion (usually of a missile).
16. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
17. A male sovereign.
18. In bed.
19. Type genus of the family Arcidae.
20. English writer and a central member of the Fabian Society (1858-1943).
22. Used of persons.
24. (Russian) Fermented beverage resembling beer but made from rye or barley.
25. Not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances.
26. A cut of pork ribs with much of the meat trimmed off.
28. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
29. (Assyrian) God of storms and wind.
31. A light strong gray lustrous corrosion-resistant metallic element used in strong light-weight alloys (as for airplane parts).
32. A decree that prohibits something.
34. A soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element.
36. (Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man.
37. A quality that outshines the usual.
41. Of or relating to the aorta.
46. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
47. A toxic nonmetallic element related to sulfur and tellurium.
48. Forced to turn and face attackers.
52. A television system that has more than the usual number of lines per frame so its pictures show more detail.
54. Capital and largest city of Italy.
56. An overwhelming feeling of wonder or admiration.
57. A material effigy that is worshipped as a god.
58. (usually followed by `to') Full of eagerness.
59. Moth having nonfunctional mouthparts as adults.
61. Term of address for a man.
62. A ductile malleable reddish-brown corrosion-resistant diamagnetic metallic element.
63. Expresses possibility.
66. Large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin.
67. In or of the present month.
69. Tending to cure or restore to health.
72. Produced by a manufacturing process.
73. German mystic and theosophist who founded modern theosophy.
75. A genus of Viperidae.
76. A state-chartered savings bank owned by its depositors and managed by a board of trustees.
78. A member of the Mayan people of the Yucatan peninsula in Mexico.
84. Dose too heavily.
87. Injured without breaking the skin.
88. Large edible mackerel of temperate United States coastal Atlantic waters.
89. Apathy demonstrated by an absence of emotional reactions.
92. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
93. A Loloish language.
94. The activity of persuading someone to buy.
95. Of a temperature scale that registers the freezing point of water as 32 degrees F and the boiling point as 212 degrees F at one atmosphere of pressure.
97. (British) Your grandmother.
98. A vehicle mounted on runners and pulled by horses or dogs.
99. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
100. Assist or encourage, usually in some wrongdoing.
101. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.

DOWN

1. The first light of day.
2. American novelist (1909-1955).
3. An imaginary elephant that appears in a series of French books for children.
4. A state in northwestern North America.
5. Of noxious stench from atmospheric pollution.
6. Attach a yoke or harness to, as of a draft animal.
7. The ninth month of the Hindu calendar.
8. United States playwright (born in 1947).
9. Old World herbs and subshrubs.
10. The basic unit of money in Ghana.
11. A public promotion of some product or service.
12. A port in eastern Georgia near the mouth of the Savannah river.
13. Capital and largest city of the Czech Republic.
14. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
15. An independent agency of the United States government responsible for aviation and spaceflight.
21. Pertaining to or resembling or functioning as a bract.
23. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
27. Any of various units of capacity.
30. A female domestic.
33. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
35. Napoleon defeated the Russians in a pitched battle at Borodino in 1812, but irreparably weakened his army.
38. English illustrator of several of Dickens' novels (1815-1882).
39. German chemist (1853-1932).
40. Absent-minded dreaming while awake.
42. A feeling of deep regret (usually for some misdeed).
43. A person who acts and gets things done.
44. Give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or duties and obligations.
45. (pathology) Abnormally constricted body canal or passage.
49. An undergarment worn by women to support their breasts.
50. Type genus of the Anguidae.
51. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
53. Relatively nontoxic South African herb smoked like tobacco.
55. The leg from the knee to foot.
60. A boil or abscess on the gums.
64. Being five more than fifty.
65. A move or step or maneuver in political or diplomatic affairs.
68. Of or relating to the thyroid gland.
69. A state in northwestern North America.
70. Feeling or caused to feel uneasy and self-conscious.
71. Fragile branching stoneworts.
74. Water soaked soil.
77. United States painter best known for his portraits of George Washington (1755-1828).
79. A dense growth of bushes.
80. A unit of information equal to one million (1,048,576) bytes.
81. (Hindu) A manner of sitting (as in the practice of Yoga).
82. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
83. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
85. Meat from a calf.
86. Bulky grayish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tail.
90. Any of various trees of the genus Ulmus.
91. A master's degree in fine arts.
96. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.

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