Crossword Puzzle Number 1048 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A syndrome that occurs in many women from 2 to 14 days before the onset of menstruation.
4. The superior of an abbey of monks.
9. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
13. Edible tuber of any of several yams.
16. (used especially of commodities) In the natural unprocessed condition.
17. Strong lightweight wood of the balsa tree used especially for floats.
18. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
19. An inflated feeling of pride in your superiority to others.
20. Low spreading tropical American shrub with long slender leaves used to make a mildly stimulating drink resembling tea.
22. A large fleet.
24. Black tropical American cuckoo.
25. The 10th letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
26. An archipelago of about 100 islands in the North Atlantic off the north coast of Scotland.
27. A British doctorate.
29. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
30. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
32. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
41. United States film actress (born in Sweden) known for her reclusiveness (1905-1990).
43. The dialect of Malay used as the national language of the Republic of Indonesia or of Malaysia.
47. (Greek mythology) A Titan who was forced by Zeus to bear the sky on his shoulders.
48. On or toward the lee.
50. Aggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing.
51. A run that is the result of the batter's performance.
52. A public promotion of some product or service.
53. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
55. Being on the left side.
56. A activeness of an energetic personality.
61. French writer whose novels described the sordid side of city life (1804-1857).
62. Not out.
63. One of the five major classes of immunoglobulins.
64. A unit of resistance equal to a billionth of an ohm.
65. A Buddhist who has attained nirvana.
67. A Dravidian language spoken in southern India.
70. Being one more than fifty.
71. An narrative telling the adventures of a hero or a family.
73. Of or relating to the stomach and intestines.
74. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
75. English monk and scholar (672-735).
78. The French-speaking capital of the province of Quebec.
80. A state in New England.
82. Ending in a sharp point.
84. A neutral middle vowel.
86. A British colony in the West Indies.
89. A system of one or more computers and associated software with common storage.
92. The syllable naming the sixth (submediant) note of a major or minor scale in solmization.
94. An alloy of copper and zinc (and sometimes arsenic) used to imitate gold in cheap jewelry and for gilding.
96. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
97. Of or relating to or made of stone.
98. One of a pair of planks used to make a track for rolling or sliding objects.
100. Fiddler crabs.
101. A logarithmic unit of sound intensity equal to 10 decibels.
102. The sister of your father or mother.
103. Measuring instrument for indicating speed of rotation.
104. Light informal conversation for social occasions.

DOWN

1. Colonial siphonophore of up to 130 ft long.
2. The head of a city government.
3. (informal) A bunch.
4. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
5. A Japanese cheer of enthusiasm or triumph.
6. (Scottish) Bluish-black or gray-blue.
7. A mouth or mouthlike opening.
8. An official language of the Republic of South Africa.
9. A genus of Lamnidae.
10. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
11. (informal) Roused to anger.
12. Red Asian weaverbirds often kept as cage birds.
13. Not only so, but.
14. God of fire.
15. Work hard.
21. The cardinal number that is the sum of four and one.
23. A unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material.
28. Any of several trees of the genus Platanus having thin pale bark that scales off in small plates and lobed leaves and ball-shaped heads of fruits.
31. Electronic equipment that provides visual images of varying electrical quantities.
33. The ratio of the circumference to the diameter of a circle.
34. A former province of northwestern France on a peninsula between the English Channel and the Bay of Biscay.
35. In bed.
36. Capable of being weakened.
37. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
38. Having a color similar to that of a clear unclouded sky.
39. A systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols.
40. Concerning or characterized by an appreciation of beauty or good taste.
42. Of or pertaining to or affected by albinism.
44. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
45. Like an amoeba (especially in having a variable irregular shape).
46. A region of Malaysia in northeastern Borneo.
49. Torn down and broken up.
54. Voluntary contributions to aid the poor.
57. Any of various plants of the genus Zinnia cultivated for their variously and brightly colored flower heads.
58. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
59. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
60. Tree of the West Indies and northern South America bearing succulent edible orange-sized fruit.
66. Desert shrub of Syria and Arabia having small white flowers.
68. Small arctic whale the male having a long spiral ivory tusk.
69. The trait of lacking restraint or control.
70. A mouth or mouthlike opening.
72. Relating to or consisting of or being in water.
73. Red Asian weaverbirds often kept as cage birds.
76. Lustrous gray.
77. A town in central Belgium.
78. An informal term for a father.
79. Bug of temperate regions that infests especially beds and feeds on human blood.
81. Of or relating to the African people who speak one of the Bantoid languages or to their culture.
83. Being ten more than one hundred forty.
85. Exhibiting or restored to vigorous good health.
87. United States chemist who discovered deuterium (1893-1981).
88. A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response.
90. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
91. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
93. 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.
94. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
95. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.
99. Unknown god.

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