Crossword Puzzle Number 106 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Edible tuber of any of several yams.
4. Rounded like an egg.
8. (military) Signal to turn the lights out.
12. A member of a pastoral people living in the Nilgiri hills of southern India.
16. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
17. A sock with a separation for the big toe.
18. A Polynesian rain dance performed by a woman.
19. Made agreeably cold (especially by ice).
20. The sign language used in the United States.
21. King of Denmark and Norway who forced Edmund II to divide England with him.
22. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
23. Sewing that repairs a worn or torn place in a garment.
24. A collection of objects laid on top of each other.
26. Resembling or characteristic of or appropriate to an elegy.
29. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
30. A complete metric system of units of measurement for scientists.
31. A midday meal.
33. The act of catching an object with the hands.
35. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
38. Related to or located at the back.
39. A sliver-white metallic element of the platinum group that resembles platinum.
40. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
42. A tax on various goods brought into a town.
43. The basic unit of money in Western Samoa.
47. A genus of Platalea.
49. 100 toea equal 1 kina.
50. Any of various aromatic trees of the laurel family.
52. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
54. Being one more than ninety.
56. Informal terms for a mother.
57. Any of various systems of units for measuring electricity and magnetism.
58. A night flight from which the passengers emerge with eyes red from lack of sleep.
63. The process whereby heat changes something from a solid to a liquid.
65. A bluish shade of green.
66. A port city in southwestern Iran.
67. Type genus of the Anatidae.
68. German writer (1830-1914).
71. Any of the openings to the nasal cavities that allow air to flow through the cavities to the pharynx.
73. A Greek epic poem (attributed to Homer) describing the siege of Troy.
75. The district occupied entirely by the city of Washington.
76. A soft gray ductile metallic element used in alloys.
78. Someone who is morally reprehensible.
80. A very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk.
85. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
88. A short labored intake of breath with the mouth open.
91. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
94. Cry plaintively.
96. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
97. System of measurement based on centimeters and grams and seconds.
98. Any of numerous low-growing cushion-forming plants of the genus Draba having rosette-forming leaves and terminal racemes of small flowers with scapose or leafy stems.
99. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
100. A light touch or stroke.
101. Headdress that protects the head from bad weather.
102. A genus of Limacidae.
103. The head of a branch of an organized crime syndicate.
104. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
105. A radioactive element of the actinide series.

DOWN

1. Not only so, but.
2. A domed or vaulted recess or projection on a building especially the east end of a church.
3. A port city and resort in Andalusia in southern Spain on the Mediterranean.
4. (of securities) Not quoted on a stock exchange.
5. Painted beauty and red admiral.
6. A loss of will power.
7. Having relatively few calories.
8. Of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand of its people.
9. Wild sheep of northern Africa.
10. An innocuous or inert medication.
11. Experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness.
12. A city in central Mali near the Niger river.
13. A large body of water constituting a principal part of the hydrosphere.
14. Permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter.
15. A machine or person that adds.
25. Tropical American shrub or small tree having huge deeply palmately cleft leaves and large oblong yellow fruit.
27. Used especially of fruits.
28. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
32. A correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence).
34. The capital and largest city of Chad.
36. The middle of the day.
37. Inability to coordinate voluntary muscle movements.
41. Light informal conversation for social occasions.
44. A large fleet.
45. United States writer of thrillers (born in 1925).
46. An annual publication including weather forecasts and other miscellaneous information arranged according to the calendar of a given year.
48. (zoology) Pertaining to alulae.
51. Jordan's port.
53. (of persons) Highest in rank or authority or office.
55. The corporate executive responsible for the operations of the firm.
59. Having an eye or eyes or eyelike feature especially as specified.
60. Razor clams.
61. Marked by the reception of pay.
62. A motley assortment of things.
64. Wild ox of the Malay Archipelago.
69. English essayist (1775-1834).
70. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
72. A metallic element having four allotropic forms.
74. (prosody) Of or consisting of iambs.
77. Jordan's port.
79. (Irish) Chief god of the Tuatha De Danann.
81. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
82. Strong woody fibers obtained especially from the phloem of from various plants.
83. A member of a rural Finnish people living in eastern Russia.
84. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
86. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
87. A fastener for a door or lid.
89. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
90. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
92. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
93. Lacking in rigor or strictness.
95. A branch of the Tai languages.

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