Crossword Puzzle Number 923 (Large Grid)

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1. An operating system that is on a disk.
4. (botany) Especially of leaves.
9. (Roman mythology) A princess of Tyre who was the founder and queen of Carthage.
13. (computer science) A computer that is running software that allows users to leave messages and access information of general interest.
16. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
17. An iconic mental representation.
18. Relatively small fast-moving sloth.
19. The upper side of the thighs of a seated person.
20. American landscape architect primarily responsible for the design of Central Park in New York City (1822-1903).
22. Of people.
24. Fermented alcoholic beverage similar to but heavier than beer.
25. Used as a Hindi courtesy title.
26. To a severe or serious degree.
28. Relating to the belt or region of shallow water adjoining the seacoast, as in "neritic fauna".
30. Wear away through erosion or vaporization.
32. Imperial moths.
34. The distance around a person's body.
37. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
41. An organization of independent states to promote international peace and security.
45. Agreement with a statement or proposal to do something.
48. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
50. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
51. The momentary present.
52. Before noon.
53. Of or relating to or resembling the eye.
55. A state in northwestern North America.
56. Traveling by foot.
59. Dried bark of the cascara buckthorn used as a laxative.
62. Italian poet considered the national poet of modern Italy (1835-1907).
65. A diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it).
66. Having a difficult and contrary disposition.
67. A large stringed instrument.
70. Capital of Nigeria in the center of the country.
72. Same in identity.
74. Seed of a pea plant.
76. A city in southwestern Poland on the Oder.
79. A bag used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women).
81. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
82. Situated in a particular spot or position.
84. (Phoenician and Philistine) God of agriculture and the earth.
88. 32nd President of the United States.
92. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery.
93. Being one more than two.
94. The content of cognition.
95. One of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes.
97. A notable achievement.
98. Mature female of mammals of which the male is called `buck'.
99. Dearly loved.
100. Swiss painter influenced by Kandinsky (1879-1940).
101. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.


1. Trailing grass native to Europe now cosmopolitan in warm regions.
2. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
3. South Asian deer with three-tined antlers.
4. Injured by bites or stings.
5. Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion.
6. Egyptian statesman who (as President of Egypt) negotiated a peace treaty with Menachem Begin of Israel (1918-1981).
7. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
8. (archaic or Scottish) Faithful and true.
9. Failing to detonate.
10. Administer an oil or ointment to.
11. Australasian kingfishers.
12. Conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual.
13. Cry plaintively.
14. An island in Indonesia east of Java.
15. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work.
21. Be difficult to detect or grasp by the mind.
23. A landlocked republic in eastern Europe.
27. A Mid-Atlantic state.
29. Of or relating to or supporting Islamism.
31. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
33. Of or pertaining to hearing or the ear.
35. To the degree or extent.
36. A folded part (as a fold of skin or muscle).
38. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
39. A great raja.
40. A language spoken by the Atakapa people of the Gulf coast of Louisiana and Texas.
42. What you can repeat immediately after perceiving it.
43. A verse line with a dactyl followed by a spondee or trochee.
44. An artificial language for international use that rejects rejects all existing words and is based instead on an abstract analysis of ideas.
46. Bound by or as if by an oath.
47. In accordance with nature.
49. Tropical American tree producing cacao beans.
54. A small piece of cloth.
57. A port city of south central Ukraine on an arm of the Black Sea.
58. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
60. The upper house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland.
61. An Asian river between China and Russia.
63. (classical architecture) A molding for a cornice.
64. Of or relating to or resembling the physical or orbital characteristics of a planet or the planets.
68. An ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure equal to about a bushel.
69. Canadian economist best remembered for his humorous writings (1869-1944).
70. Failing to detonate.
71. A state of Uganda and site of a former Bantu kingdom.
72. Cry plaintively.
73. Normal relaxed breathing.
75. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
77. (combining form) Indicating radiation or radioactivity.
78. Suggestive of the supernatural.
80. A doctor's degree in religion.
83. A person who has lied or who lies repeatedly.
85. A Gaelic-speaking Celt in Ireland or Scotland or the Isle of Man.
86. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
87. A quantity of no importance.
89. Used in combination to denote the middle.
90. A sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice.
91. A lyric poem with complex stanza forms.
96. A rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys.

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