Crossword Puzzle Number 964 (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     102   
103    104      105     106   

ACROSS

1. A bachelor's degree in theology.
4. South African plant widely cultivated for its showy pure white spathe and yellow spadix.
9. A island in the Netherlands Antilles that is the top of an extinct volcano.
13. The compass point midway between east and southeast.
16. European strong-scented perennial herb with gray-green bitter-tasting leaves.
17. Genus of erect herbs of the Middle East having showy flowers.
18. The last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionaries.
19. (British) Your grandmother.
20. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
21. Small buffalo of Mindoro in the Philippines.
23. An overland journey by hunters (especially in Africa).
25. Someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce).
27. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
28. Harsh or corrosive in tone.
29. The fatty flesh of eel.
31. A Russian river.
34. (nautical) Of an anchor.
36. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
42. A colorless odorless gaseous element that give a red glow in a vacuum tube.
43. Informal terms for a mother.
44. Xerophytic evergreen shrubs.
46. Any of numerous perennial bulbous herbs having linear or broadly lanceolate leaves and usually a single showy flower.
48. Projectiles to be fired from a gun.
51. A family of Sino-Tibetan languages spoken in southeastern Asia.
52. Physicist honored for advances in solid state electronics (born in Japan in 1925).
53. A body of poetry that conveys the traditions of a society by treating some epic theme.
54. Preparatory school work done outside school (especially at home).
56. A small piece of anything (especially a piece that has been snipped off).
57. (Brit) A tough youth of 1950's and 1960's wearing Edwardian style clothes.
58. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
60. Liveliness of mind or spirit.
62. Long nerve fiber that conducts away from the cell body of the neuron.
64. A fully differentiated structural and functional unit in an animal that is specialized for some particular function.
66. Any plant of the genus Silene.
67. Close-fitting pants of heavy denim for casual wear (usually in the plural).
68. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
70. Hold back to a later time.
71. (the feminine of raja) A Hindu princess or the wife of a raja.
72. (Norse mythology) Goddess of old age who defeated Thor in a wrestling match.
73. A hollow muscular organ in the pelvic cavity of females.
77. 1,000,000,000 periods per second.
78. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
79. A huge destructive wave (especially one caused by an earthquake).
82. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
86. Footwear shaped to fit the foot (below the ankle) with a flexible upper of leather or plastic and a sole and heel of heavier material.
88. A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response.
89. A French abbot.
92. English philosopher and jurist.
94. Capital and largest city of the Czech Republic.
97. An enclosed space.
98. A sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain.
99. Squash bugs.
101. The state of being decayed or destroyed.
102. The universal time coordinated when an event is received on Earth.
103. A female person who has the same parents as another person.
104. (law) The seat for judges in a courtroom.
105. Any of several related languages of the Celts in Ireland and Scotland.
106. (used as a combining form) Recent or new.

DOWN

1. A device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned.
2. A Polynesian rain dance performed by a woman.
3. A baseball deliberately thrown at the batter's head.
4. Tree of the genus Catalpa with large leaves and white flowers followed by long slender pods.
5. (botany) Of or relating to the axil.
6. The smallest multiple that is exactly divisible by every member of a set of numbers.
7. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
8. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
9. Short and fat.
10. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
11. A bachelor's degree in naval science.
12. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
13. Order by virtue of superior authority.
14. A dress worn primarily by Hindu women.
15. A town in north central Oklahoma.
22. On a ship, train, plane or other vehicle.
24. (Roman mythology) Ancient rural deity.
26. The smaller of the two satellites of Mars.
30. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
32. A ductile gray metallic element of the lanthanide series.
33. A pad of paper for keeping notes.
35. Not eternal.
37. The shore of a lake.
38. Combatant who tries to throw opponent to the ground.
39. An artist who paints.
40. The act of comparing similarities.
41. (especially of medicine) Of disease or anything resembling a disease.
45. A state of refreshing tranquility.
47. Wife or mistress of Zeus and mother of Apollo and Artemis in ancient mythology.
49. Of or relating to the region of Mongolia or its people or their languages or cultures.
50. A physician who is not a specialist but treats all illnesses.
55. A widely distributed system consisting of all the cells able to ingest bacteria or colloidal particles etc, except for certain white blood cells.
59. A nucleic acid that transmits genetic information from DNA to the cytoplasm.
61. A debater who refutes or disproves by offering contrary evidence or argument.
63. Abnormal dryness of the conjunctiva and cornea of the eyes.
65. (psychology) Characterized by avoidance or withdrawal.
69. A partially opened flower.
74. Dutch navigator who was the first European to discover Tasmania and New Zealand (1603-1659).
75. Type genus of the Anguidae.
76. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
80. A member of a Turkic people of Chinese Turkestan and neighboring areas (formerly of Mongolia and eastern Turkestan).
81. Realistic Norwegian author who wrote plays on social and political themes (1828-1906).
82. A state in New England.
83. Mother goddess.
84. Type genus of the Anatidae.
85. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
87. Large elliptical brightly colored deep-sea fish of Atlantic and Pacific and Mediterranean.
90. Denuded of leaves.
91. (prefix) Outside or outer.
93. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
95. A unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters.
96. The compass point midway between northeast and east.
100. A white trivalent metallic element.

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.

Navigation
Home Page
Printer Friendly
View Solution
Previous Puzzle
Next Crossword

© Clockwatchers, Inc. 2003