Crossword Puzzle Number 1001 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. The rate of moving (especially walking or running).
5. Relating to or lying near the palate.
13. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery.
17. By bad luck.
18. Type genus of Agaricaceae.
19. Goddess of spring and wife of Bragi.
20. A popular island resort off the northeastern tip of the Yucatan peninsula.
21. English Catholic novelist (1904-1991).
22. Fabric dyed with splotches of green and brown and black and tan.
23. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
24. On a ship, train, plane or other vehicle.
27. A shot in billiards made by hitting the cue ball with the cue held nearly vertically.
28. Very dark black.
30. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
33. A state in midwestern United States.
34. A logarithmic unit of sound intensity.
36. 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).
39. Of or at or relating to an anode.
42. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
44. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
45. Long coarse hair growing from the crest of the animal's neck.
46. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
49. A weekday on which no feast is celebrated.
51. A unit of pressure.
53. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
55. An ester of adenosine that is converted to ATP for energy storage.
56. A unit of pressure equal to one newton per square meter.
59. A high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary).
60. Relating to the deepest parts of the ocean (below 6000 meters).
62. Nicaraguan statesman (born in 1945).
63. One of the elements that collectively form a system of numbers.
65. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
66. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
67. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
70. A quantity of no importance.
71. God of earth's fertility and peace and prosperity.
72. United States biochemist who discovered how genes act by regulating definite chemical events (1909-1975).
74. An imaginary elephant that appears in a series of French books for children.
76. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
78. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
83. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
89. A clique that seeks power usually through intrigue.
90. Port city on southeastern Honshu in central Japan.
92. A doctor's degree in dental medicine.
94. A collection of facts from which conclusions may be drawn.
95. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.
96. A poplar that is widely cultivated in the United States.
98. In bed.
100. A fractional monetary unit of Japan and Indonesia and Cambodia.
101. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on the sea or ships.
102. A province in north-central China.
103. (trademark) A liquid that temporarily disables a person.
104. A doctor's degree in education.

DOWN

1. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
2. (botany) Of or relating to the axil.
3. A stick that people can lean on to help them walk.
4. An act of scaling by the use of ladders (especially the walls of a fortification).
5. Low stingless nettle of Central and South America having velvety brownish-green toothed leaves and clusters of small green flowers.
6. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
7. Chief port and economic center of Nigeria.
8. A wall hanging of heavy handwoven fabric with pictorial designs.
9. Having or arranged in tiers.
10. Made agreeably cold (especially by ice).
11. A woman religious.
12. The compass point midway between east and southeast.
13. A familiar name (often a shortened version of a person's given name).
14. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
15. Large American feline resembling a lion.
16. Sweet pulpy tropical fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds.
25. The cry made by sheep.
26. The longest division of geological time.
29. A room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter.
31. Generalized edema with accumulation of serum in subcutaneous connective tissue.
32. An antifungal agent usually administered in the form of a nitrate (trade name Monistat).
35. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
37. Surveying instrument consisting of the upper movable part of a theodolite including the telescope and its attachments.
38. United States astronomer (1885-1972).
40. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
41. Having come or been brought to a conclusion.
43. Very small free-living arachnid that is parasitic on animals or plants.
47. A person forced to flee from home or country.
48. An island in the Aegean Sea in the Saronic Gulf.
50. Measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects.
52. A humorous anecdote or remark.
54. A roll of tobacco for smoking.
57. Language of the people of Cebu in the Philippines.
58. A workplace for the conduct of scientific research.
61. A capacitance unit equal to one billion farads.
64. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
68. The region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis.
69. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
73. A unit of information equal to one million (1,048,576) bytes.
75. A long thin fluffy scarf of feathers or fur.
77. (computer science) A coding system that incorporates extra parity bits in order to detect errors.
79. Arboreal snake of central and southern Africa whose bite is often fatal.
80. Lower in esteem.
81. Mated sexually.
82. Either of two large African antelopes of the genus Taurotragus having short spirally twisted horns in both sexes.
84. A deposit of valuable ore occurring within definite boundaries separating it from surrounding rocks.
85. A Loloish language.
86. A small cake leavened with yeast.
87. A master's degree in library science.
88. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
91. An ugly evil-looking old woman.
92. Any of various minerals consisting of hydrous silicates of aluminum or potassium etc. that crystallize in forms that allow perfect cleavage into very thin leaves.
93. The last (12th) month of the year.
97. A bivalent and trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
99. A Mid-Atlantic state.

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