1A simplified description of a complex entity or process (5)
4A material such as glass or porcelain with negligible electrical or thermal conductivity (9)
9A colourless water-soluble glutinous protein obtained from animal tissues such as bone and skin (7)
10A soft silver-white univalent element of the alkali metal group; the lightest metal known; occurs in several minerals (7)
11A colourless volatile highly inflammable liquid formerly used as an inhalation anaesthetic (5)
13A unit of radioactivity equal to the amount of a radioactive isotope that decays at the rate of 37,000,000,000 disintegrations per second (5)
15(biochemistry) a long linear polymer found in the nucleus of a cell and formed from nucleotides and shaped like a double helix; associated with the transmission of genetic information (3)
16A particle that is electrically charged (positive or negative); an atom or molecule or group that has lost or gained one or more electrons (3)
17The state in which a substance has no tendency to flow under moderate stress; resists forces (such as compression) that tend to deform it; and retains a definite size and shape (5)
19Hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles (5)
21A craftsman who works with stone or brick (5)
23A style of expressing yourself in writing (5)
24A unit of electrical resistance equal to the resistance between two points on a conductor when a potential difference of one volt between them produces a current of one ampere (3)
25A logarithmic unit of sound intensity equal to 10 decibels (3)
26Formed by reaction between an acid and an alcohol with elimination of water (5)
28Location near or direction toward the left side. _ _ _ _ s (plural) (5)
29Any of a series of volatile

hydroxyl compounds that are made from hydrocarbons by distillation (7)
31Existing in fact whether with lawful authority or not (2,5)
33What women as also known as (6,3)
34The cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one (5)


1A light silver-white ductile bivalent metallic element; in pure form it burns with brilliant white flame; occurs naturally only in combination (as in magnesite and dolomite and carnallite and spinel and olivine) (9)
2Any of various small toothed whales with a beaklike snout; larger than porpoises (7)
3Actively cause something to happen (3)
4Containing or involving or occurring in the form of ions (5)
5A colloid that has a continuous liquid phase in which a solid is suspended in a liquid (3)
6Gracefully slender; moving and bending with ease (5)
7A series of small (usually idle) twists or turns (7)
8A ballroom dance based on the Cuban folk dance (5)
12Any of a class of solid or semisolid viscous substances obtained either as exudations from certain plants or prepared by polymerization of simple molecules (5)
14A radioactive gaseous element formed by the disintegration of radium; the heaviest of the inert gasses; occurs naturally

(especially in areas over granite) and is considered a hazard to health (5)
18(physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation (5)
19An alloy of iron with small amounts of carbon; widely used in construction; mechanical properties can be varied over a wide range (5)
20A sedimentary rock consisting mainly of calcium that was deposited by the remains of marine animals (9)
22A tetravalent nonmetallic element; next to oxygen it is the most abundant element in the earth's crust; occurs in clay and feldspar and granite and quartz and sand; used as a semiconductor in transistors (7)
24Any person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command (7)
25Confederate general during the American Civil War who was defeated by Grant in the battle of Chattanooga (1817-1876) (5)
26The univalent hydrocarbon radical C2H5 derived from ethane by the removal of one hydrogen atom (5)
27A reversible chemical reaction in which one reaction is an oxidation and the reverse is a reduction (5)
30A soft silver-white univalent element of the alkali metal group; the lightest metal known; occurs in several minerals (3)
32A soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides) (3)

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