Crossword Puzzle Number 949 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A secret society of white Southerners to resist Black emancipation.
4. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
8. A port city on the Caspian Sea that is the capital of Azerbaijan and an important center for oil production.
12. A master's degree in library science.
16. A bloody and prolonged operation in which American marines landed and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945).
17. (trademark) A type of inflatable air mattress.
18. (Greek mythology) Greek god of war.
19. A blow from a flat object (as an open hand).
20. A boy or man.
21. Willing to face danger.
22. A island in the Netherlands Antilles that is the top of an extinct volcano.
23. A small cake leavened with yeast.
24. Waterfall in Canada is the Horseshoe Falls.
28. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
29. Southeastern Asian perennial with aromatic roots.
31. An upper floor projecting from the rear over the main floor in an auditorium.
34. A doctor's degree in music.
36. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
37. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
38. A state in midwestern United States.
39. A bachelor's degree in science.
41. Conqueror of Gaul and master of Italy (100-44 BC).
45. A coffee cake flavored with orange rind and raisins and almonds.
49. Any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape.
51. part of the peritoneum attached to the stomach and to the colon and covering the intestines.
53. Clean or orderly.
54. Having the greater length of two or the greatest length of several.
56. An organization of military land forces.
57. A hard coarse-grained siliceous sandstone.
58. Not divisible by two.
59. In bed.
61. The capital of Emilia-Romagna.
63. Casserole of eggplant and ground lamb with onion and tomatoes bound with white sauce and beaten eggs.
67. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
68. The 3 goddesses of fate or destiny.
71. Vehemently incensed and condemnatory.
72. Hindu sacred text instructing the Brahmins to perform the Vedic rituals.
75. (meaning literally `born') Used to indicate the maiden or family name of a married woman.
76. Salted roe of sturgeon or other large fish.
79. The capital and largest city of Venezuela.
82. Either of two large African antelopes of the genus Taurotragus having short spirally twisted horns in both sexes.
84. A river in southeastern Australia that flows generally northwest to join the Darling River.
88. An industrial city in northwestern Ohio on Lake Erie.
90. (of a substance) Taken into and retained in another substance.
92. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery.
93. A transuranic element that has not been found in nature.
94. An artificial source of visible illumination.
96. Type genus of the family Ulvaceae.
97. On or toward the lee.
98. The seat within a bishop's diocese where his cathedral is located adv.
99. A member of an Iroquoian people formerly living on the south shore of Lake Erie in northern Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania and western New York.
100. A small hard fruit.
101. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.

DOWN

1. A large oven for firing or burning or drying such things as porcelain or bricks.
2. The basic unit of money in China.
3. A member of an aboriginal people living in the hills in southeastern India.
4. Of or relating to alga.
5. A crown-like jewelled headdress worn by women on formal occasions.
6. An annual publication including weather forecasts and other miscellaneous information arranged according to the calendar of a given year.
7. Fish eggs or egg-filled ovary.
8. (botany) Especially of leaves.
9. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
10. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
11. 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.
12. A state-chartered savings bank owned by its depositors and managed by a board of trustees.
13. 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.
14. Hungarian choreographer who developed Labanotation (1879-1958).
15. Stupefied by (or as if by) some narcotic drug.
25. Talks a great deal about uninteresting topics.
26. Small European freshwater fish with a slender bluish-green body.
27. Divulge information or secrets.
30. Wild or seedling sweet cherry used as stock for grafting.
32. A public promotion of some product or service.
33. A loud resonant repeating noise.
35. A distinctive odor that is offensively unpleasant.
40. A way of access consisting of a set of steps.
42. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
43. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
44. Syncopated music in duple time for dancing the rumba.
46. French philosopher who proposed elan vital as the cause of evolution and development (1859-1941).
47. A white mineral consisting of magnesium sulphate and potassium chloride.
48. A specialist assigned to the staff of a diplomatic mission.
50. Give qualities or abilities to.
52. A city in east-central France on the Rhone River.
55. Flightless New Zealand birds similar to gallinules.
60. A commercial leavening agent containing yeast cells.
62. An officer of the law.
64. A river in eastern Texas that flows south into the Gulf of Mexico.
65. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
66. Capable of being borne though unpleasant.
69. Tropical American tree producing cacao beans.
70. A genus of Tettigoniidae.
71. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
73. Twist or braid together, interlace.
74. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
77. Isolated from others.
78. A ballroom dance in triple time with a strong accent on the first beat.
80. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trademarks Aleve and Anaprox and Aflaxen).
81. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
83. A rare chronic progressive encephalitis caused by the measles virus and occurring primarily in children and young adults.
85. A public area set aside as a pedestrian walk.
86. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
87. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
89. An implement used to propel or steer a boat.
91. An informal term for a father.
95. Destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle.

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