Crossword Puzzle Number 1061 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. (computer science) The rate at which data is transferred (as by a modem).
4. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
8. Very dark black.
12. A theocratic republic in the Middle East in western Asia.
16. 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.
17. In bed.
18. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
19. The molecular weight of a substance expressed in grams.
20. Indian religious leader who founded Sikhism (1469-1538).
22. A driver who urges the animals on with lashes of a whip.
24. The unlimited 3-dimensional expanse in which everything is located.
25. Burrowing marine mollusk living on sand or mud.
26. Small family of usually tropical butterflies.
28. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
29. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
31. West Indian evergreen with medium to long leaves.
32. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
34. (informal) Of the highest quality.
36. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
41. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
44. Of a deep somewhat purplish blue color similar to that of a clear October sky.
48. A large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments).
49. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
50. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
51. Late time of life.
53. A magnetic tape recorder for recording (and playing back) TV programs.
56. A member of an American Indian peoples of NE South America and the Lesser Antilles.
57. Having or resembling a stinger or barb.
60. Turned or twisted toward one side.
61. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
62. A visible suspension in the air of particles of some substance.
63. American Revolutionary leader from Virginia whose objections led to the drafting of the Bill of Rights (1725-1792).
65. A city of central China.
66. The basic unit of money in Peru.
67. An elementary particle with negative charge.
70. On or toward the lee.
71. (astronomy) A measure of time defined by Earth's orbital motion.
72. A hard gray lustrous metallic element that is highly corrosion-resistant.
74. Lap that forms a cloth border doubled back and stitched down v 1.
75. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
84. Common black-fruited shrub or small tree of Europe and Asia.
88. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
89. A large building at an airport where aircraft can be stored and maintained.
91. Any of various herbaceous plants of the genus Atriplex that thrive in deserts and salt marshes.
92. A unit of length of thread or yarn.
93. The United Nations agency concerned with civil aviation.
94. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
96. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
97. A local computer network for communication between computers.
98. A white crystalline oxide used in the production of calcium hydroxide.
99. Gully or streambed in North Africa and the Middle East that remains dry except during rainy season.
100. Any tiny hole admitting passage of a liquid (fluid or gas).

DOWN

1. A swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property.
2. One of the 150 lyrical poems and prayers that comprise the Book of Psalms in the Old Testament.
3. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
4. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
5. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
6. Something to which a mountain climber's rope can be secured v 1.
7. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
8. Of or relating to the philosophical study of ethics.
9. English monk and scholar (672-735).
10. Long green edible beaked pods of the okra plant.
11. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
12. The striking of one body against another.
13. Taking place over public roads.
14. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
15. A condition requiring relief.
21. A member of the Semitic speaking people of northern Ethiopia.
23. A small sc or pouch (especially the smaller chamber of the membranous labyrinth).
27. Either of two large African antelopes of the genus Taurotragus having short spirally twisted horns in both sexes.
30. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
33. A state in northwestern North America.
35. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
37. A battle in World War II.
38. Drug (trade name Isordil) used to treat angina pectoris and congestive heart failure.
39. Gannets and boobies.
40. Capital of Swaziland.
42. Liable to sin.
43. Marked by sudden changes in subject and sharp transitions.
45. Make editorial changes (in a text).
46. Usually elongate cluster of flowers along the main stem in which the flowers at the base open first.
47. Any of various small free-living plant-parasitic roundworms.
52. Conqueror of Gaul and master of Italy (100-44 BC).
54. Informal terms for a mother.
55. (trade mark) Yarn that has an elastic core wound around with cotton or silk or nylon or rayon threads.
58. Be about.
59. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
64. A dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain.
68. Showing or characterized by broad-mindedness.
69. The capital and largest city of Kenya.
73. Of or pertaining to or written in Altaic.
76. Little known Kamarupan languages.
77. Of or relating to or characteristic of Cuba or the people of Cuba.
78. Any plant of the genus Erica.
79. A reversible chemical reaction in which one reaction is an oxidation and the reverse is a reduction.
80. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
81. Tropical American tree producing cacao beans.
82. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
83. United States industrialist who manufactured plows suitable for working the prairie soil (1804-1886).
85. Evergreen trees and shrubs having oily one-seeded fruits.
86. A Loloish language.
87. (British) Colloquial terms for an umbrella.
90. The sound made by corvine birds.
95. A public promotion of some product or service.

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