Crossword Puzzle Number 991 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design.
5. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
9. Pulled or drawn tight.
13. Fish eggs or egg-filled ovary.
16. A Loloish language.
17. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
18. Look at with amorous intentions.
19. Any of various primates with short tails or no tail at all.
20. Rounded like an egg.
21. A very light brown.
22. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
23. Primitive predaceous North American fish covered with hard scales and having long jaws with needle-like teeth.
24. An esoteric or occult matter that is traditionally secret.
26. Any high mountain.
27. Make a bad alliance.
29. Deciduous dioecious Chinese tree having fan-shaped leaves and fleshy yellow seeds.
32. A unit of pressure.
35. The branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication.
37. Cuban dancer and choreographer (born in 1921).
40. French physicist noted for research on magnetism (born in 1904).
42. Trees or shrubs of the families Ebenaceae or Sapotaceae or Styracaceae or Symplocaceae.
45. 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.
46. Relating to the deepest parts of the ocean (below 6000 meters).
48. A genus of tropical American plants have sword-shaped leaves and a fleshy compound fruits composed of the fruits of several flowers (such as pineapples).
51. Of or relating to or characteristic of Ireland or its people.
52. French filmmaker (1908-1982).
53. Someone who asks a question.
54. (British) Common sense.
57. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
58. (Old Testament) An ancient city near the Dead Sea that (along with Sodom) was destroyed by God for the vice and depravity of its inhabitants.
61. Dry brandy distilled in the Armagnac district of France.
63. Before noon.
64. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
67. (combining form) Indicating radiation or radioactivity.
70. Inability to coordinate voluntary muscle movements.
73. An unofficial association of people or groups.
74. Lower in esteem.
76. Strike with disgust or revulsion.
78. Any of various units of capacity.
80. (Norse mythology) God of thunder and rain and farming.
81. The capital and largest city of Iran.
83. Yellow-fever mosquitos.
87. The bill in a restaurant.
90. In or relating to or obtained from urine.
92. A rapid bustling commotion.
93. One of the most common of the five major classes of immunoglobulins.
94. Italian lawn bowling (played on a long narrow dirt court).
95. A visual presentation showing how something works.
96. The cry made by sheep.
97. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
98. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
99. A primeval personification of air and breath.
100. The basic unit of electric current adopted under the System International d'Unites.

DOWN

1. A small loosely aggregated mass of flocculent material suspended in or precipitated from a liquid.
2. Rock that in its molten form (as magma) issues from volcanos.
3. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
4. A Russian prison camp for political prisoners.
5. A formal expression of praise.
6. A drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (Aspirin and Phenacetin and Caffeine).
7. Dark purple edible seaweed of the Atlantic coasts of Europe and North America.
8. An artificial language intended for international use as an auxiliary language.
9. Contemptuous name for a Black man who is abjectly servile and deferential to Whites.
10. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
11. A Christian Bishop who translated the Bible from Greek into Gothic (311-382).
12. Any of several herbs of the genus Dipsacus native to the Old World having flower heads surrounded by spiny bracts.
13. A garment (coat or sweater) that has raglan sleeves.
14. A translucent mineral consisting of hydrated silica of variable color.
15. Suggestive of the supernatural.
25. Being one more than fifty.
28. New World chameleons.
30. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
31. (Greek mythology) A maiden who was first a sculpture created by Pygmalion and was brought to life by Aphrodite in answer to Pygmalion's prayers.
33. (British) A restaurant where tea and light meals are available.
34. Around the middle of a scale of evaluation of physical measures.
36. Obvious and dull.
38. A state exercising a degree of dominion over a dependent state especially in its foreign affairs.
39. Tiny marine and freshwater crustaceans with a shrimp-like body enclosed in a bivalve shell.
41. A long noosed rope used to catch animals.
43. An international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security.
44. A diuretic drug (trade name Esidrix and HydroDIURIL) used in the treatment of hypertension.
47. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
49. An avalanche volcanic water and mud down the slopes of a volcano.
50. God of war.
55. A hard brittle blue-white multivalent metallic element.
56. Experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness.
59. Not very intelligent or interested in culture.
60. Any of several plants of the genus Hepatica having 3-lobed leaves and white or pinkish flowers in early spring.
62. The vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roof.
65. Minute freshwater crustacean having a round body enclosed in a transparent shell.
66. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
68. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
69. The rate at which red blood cells settle out in a tube of blood under standardized conditions.
71. Type genus of the Alaudidae.
72. A soft silvery metallic element.
75. God of wealth and love.
76. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
77. Cultivated in temperate regions.
79. Back and sides of a hog salted and dried or smoked.
82. A recurring sleep state during which rapid eye movements do not occur and dreaming does not occur.
84. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
85. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
86. A cleansing agent made from the salts of vegetable or animal fats.
88. A dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived.
89. (Australian and New Zealand) A disparaging term for English immigrants to Australia or New Zealand.
91. The United Nations agency concerned with international maritime activities.
92. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).

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