Crossword Puzzle Number 891 (Large Grid)

  10 11  12 13 14 15 
16    17     18     19    
20    21    22    23 24     
25   26  27      28  29     
  30      31   32       
33 34     35 36   37   38   39 40 
41   42 43  44      45    46  
47  48    49      50   51   
52     53    54  55    56   
57     58 59  60     61 62    
63   64   65       66     
67     68   69     70     
71    72  73 74    75 76      
   77  78       79   80 81 82 
83 84 85        86 87       
88     89 90  91      92    
93    94      95   96  97   
98    99      100     101   


1. The unit of frequency.
4. A system of one or more computers and associated software with common storage.
8. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
12. Produced by a manufacturing process.
16. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
17. Roman Emperor notorious for his monstrous vice and fantastic luxury (was said to have started a fire that destroyed much of Rome in 64) but the Empire remained prosperous during his rule (37-68).
18. Look at with amorous intentions.
19. An organic compound that contains a hydroxyl group bonded to a carbon atom which in turn is doubly bonded to another carbon atom.
20. A person's brother or sister.
21. The act of breathing heavily through the nose (as when the nose is congested).
23. Italian printer who designed the Bodoni font (1740-1813).
25. Baby bed with high sides.
27. Small or little relative to something else.
29. Light wispy precipitation that evaporates before it reaches the ground (especially when the lower air is low in humidity).
30. A heavy wooden pole (such as the trunk of a young fir) tossed as a test of strength (in the Highlands of Scotland).
31. A bivalent and trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
32. Any plant of the genus Erica.
33. The twelfth month of the civil year.
35. A port city of south central Ukraine on an arm of the Black Sea.
38. The capital and chief port and largest city of Senegal.
41. A light strong gray lustrous corrosion-resistant metallic element used in strong light-weight alloys (as for airplane parts).
42. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
44. Consent reluctantly.
46. A colorless odorless inert gaseous element occurring in the earth's atmosphere in trace amounts.
47. Of a leaf shape.
49. The compass point midway between northeast and east.
50. A permanent council of the United Nations.
52. A mountain in south central Alaska.
56. A user interface in which you type commands instead of choosing them from a menu or selecting an icon.
57. A metal-bearing mineral valuable enough to be mined.
58. A soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element.
63. One of the jointed appendages of an animal used for locomotion or grasping.
65. Wet through and through.
66. The large trunk artery that carries blood from the left ventricle of the heart to branch arteries.
67. The largest continent with 60% of the earth's population.
68. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
69. A quantity of no importance.
70. Think moodily or anxiously about something.
71. A Bantu language spoken by the Chaga people in northern Tanzania.
73. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
75. The 10th letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
77. Antibacterial drug used to treat leprosy and some kinds of skin diseases.
79. The wife of a sheik.
83. Streaming or flapping or spreading wide as if in a current of air.
88. A small ball with a hole through the middle.
89. Russian chess master (born in 1931).
92. A small cake leavened with yeast.
93. (in Scotland or Ireland) A mountain or tall hill.
95. Conduct or direct the steering of a ship or plane.
97. An adult male person (as opposed to a woman).
98. A doctor's degree in education.
99. A mountain range in South America running 5000 miles along the Pacific coast.
100. An endorsement.
101. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.


1. (computer science) A kind of computer architecture that has a large number of instructions hard coded into the cpu chip.
2. A set of two similar things considered as a unit.
3. The wood of the sabicu which resembles mahogany.
4. The part of the nervous system of vertebrates that controls involuntary actions of the smooth muscles and heart and glands.
5. Permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter.
6. Any of numerous short-stemmed plants of the genus Primula having tufted basal leaves and showy flowers clustered in umbels or heads.
7. An upholstered seat for more than one person.
8. Invertebrate having a soft unsegmented body usually enclosed in a shell.
9. American novelist (1909-1955).
10. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
11. (informal) `johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War.
12. A genus of herbs that resemble clover.
13. A kind of heavy jacket (`windcheater' is a British term).
14. The basic unit of money in Vietnam.
15. English essayist (1775-1834).
22. The wool of a sheep or similar animal.
24. Roman poet remembered for his elegiac verses on love (43 BC - AD 17).
26. When dried yields a hard substance used e.g. in golf balls.
28. A large quantity of written matter.
34. Suffering from or suggesting a liver disorder or gastric distress.
36. A ridge of sand created by the wind.
37. Vasoconstrictor (trade names Privine and Sudafed) used in nasal sprays to treat symptoms of nasal congestion and in eyedrops to treat eye irritation.
39. Larval salamander of mountain lakes of Mexico that usually lives without metamorphosing.
40. An account describing incidents or events.
43. A logarithmic unit of sound intensity equal to 10 decibels.
45. Any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species.
48. A deficiency of red blood cells.
51. A number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance).
53. A state in midwestern United States.
54. Flightless New Zealand birds similar to gallinules.
55. The present time or age.
59. Goddess of dawn.
60. A language group of the Hokan family.
61. (Hinduism) An ascetic holy man.
62. European annual with pale rose-colored flowers.
64. Capital and largest city of Iraq.
72. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
74. The 3 goddesses of fate or destiny.
76. Of or relating to the songbirds n.
78. Large dark brown North American arboreal carnivorous mammal.
80. Tropical American tree grown in southern United States having a whitish pink-tinged fruit.
81. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
82. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
84. Food for domestic livestock.
85. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on land.
86. Beyond what is natural.
87. A sheltered and secluded place.
90. Not divisible by two.
91. An alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991.
94. Unknown god.
96. A state in New England.
97. Gone by.

Feel free to print out this crossword puzzle for your personal use. You may also link to it. However, this web page and puzzle are copyrighted and may not be distributed without prior written consent.

Home Page
Printer Friendly
View Solution
Previous Puzzle
Next Crossword

© Clockwatchers, Inc. 2003