Crossword Puzzle Number 1056 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A caustic detergent useful for removing grease.
4. The first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Old Testament considered as a unit.
9. Colloquial British abbreviation.
13. Sexually transmitted urethritis (usually caused by chlamydia).
16. A police officer who investigates crimes.
17. Love intensely.
18. A globular water bottle used in Asia.
19. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
20. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
21. The sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form.
22. Little known Kamarupan languages.
23. A strong emotion.
24. A small cake leavened with yeast.
26. An elaborate party (often outdoors).
28. A genus of Platalea.
30. (informal) Exceptionally good.
33. Tiny marine and freshwater crustaceans with a shrimp-like body enclosed in a bivalve shell.
35. A day boarder who is a girl.
38. Fine-toothed power saw with a narrow blade.
41. Being nine more than forty.
42. A port in southwestern Scotland.
43. A heavy brittle metallic element of the platinum group.
44. Happen or occur again.
46. Any of various large edible marine gastropods of the genus Haliotis having an ear-shaped shell with pearly interior.
51. The work of caring for or attending to someone or something.
52. Smaller of two tall fast-running flightless birds similar to ostriches but three-toed.
55. A fee levied for the use of roads or bridges (used for maintenance).
56. Black tropical American cuckoo.
57. Type and sole genus of the family Albulidae.
60. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
62. A statement that deviates from or perverts the truth.
63. A jaunty rhythm in music.
65. A small measure (usually of food).
66. The superior of a group of nuns.
68. A formal expression of praise.
70. A sailor's heavy woolen double-breasted jacket.
72. Studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills).
73. Brown or blackish Alpine mosses having a dehiscent capsule with 4 longitudinal slits.
75. The mathematics of generalized arithmetical operations.
77. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
78. A complete metric system of units of measurement for scientists.
79. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
82. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
88. Genus of East Indian trees or shrubs.
90. The territorial jurisdiction of a bishop.
92. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
95. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
96. A rapid bustling commotion.
97. French composer noted for his experimentalism and rejection of romanticism (1866-1925).
99. Period extending from Dec. 24 to Jan. 6.
100. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
101. A doctor's degree in education.
102. A landlocked desert republic in north-central Africa.
103. Belonging to some prior time.
104. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
105. A radioactive gaseous element formed by the disintegration of radium.

DOWN

1. A thrusting blow with a knife.
2. A Russian river.
3. Covered with scabs.
4. An adherent of any branch of Taoism.
5. Not divisible by two.
6. A protective covering that covers or forms the top of a building.
7. Wild sheep of northern Africa.
8. Of or concerning this.
9. A rattling noise (often produced by rapid movement).
10. A port and state capital of Tasmania.
11. A member of the Siouan people inhabiting the valleys of the Platte and Missouri rivers in Nebraska.
12. Any of various long-legged carrion-eating hawks of South and Central America.
13. Submerged aquatic plant having narrow leaves and small flowers.
14. Cassava with long tuberous edible roots and soft brittle stems.
15. The chief solid component of mammalian urine.
25. A sock knitted or woven with a diamond-shaped pattern.
27. An antidepressant drug that acts by blocking the reuptake of serotonin so that more serotonin is available to act on receptors in the brain.
29. English classical scholar noted for his translations of Plato and Aristotle (1817-1893).
31. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
32. The father of your father or mother.
34. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
36. Of or relating to Albania or its people or language or culture.
37. A strong solution of sodium or potassium hydroxide.
39. A person who fights duels.
40. Having the breasts uncovered or featuring such nudity.
45. An acute intestinal infection caused by ingestion of contaminated water or food.
47. (botany) Of some seeds.
48. Any plant of the genus Inula.
49. Being one hundred more than three hundred.
50. A member of the Mayan people of the Yucatan peninsula in Mexico.
53. Any plant of the genus Alocasia having large showy basal leaves and boat-shaped spathe and reddish berries.
54. A port and tourist center in southwestern Italy.
58. A slow pace of running.
59. The whiteness that results from removing the color from something.
61. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
64. Covered with paving material.
67. Found along western Atlantic coast.
69. (superlative of `near' or `nigh') Most near.
70. Not divisible by two.
71. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
74. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
76. Gibberish resembling the sounds of a baby.
80. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
81. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
83. The periodic rise and fall of the sea level under the gravitational pull of the moon.
84. An aggressive and violent young criminal.
85. The 9th letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
86. In bed.
87. Very dark black.
89. The basic unit of money in Western Samoa.
91. An enclosed space.
93. United States musician (born in Japan) who married John Lennon and collaborated with him on recordings (born in 1933).
94. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
98. A state in midwestern United States.

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