Crossword Puzzle Number 1087 (Large Grid)

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1. A belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school.
4. An anxiety disorder associated with serious traumatic events and characterized by such symptoms as guilt about surviving or reliving the trauma in dreams or numbness and lack of involvement with reality or recurrent thoughts and images.
8. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
12. A body of poetry that conveys the traditions of a society by treating some epic theme.
16. Extinct flightless bird of New Zealand.
17. A city of central China.
18. (botany) Of or relating to the axil.
19. A small constellation near the South Pole between Tucana and Ara.
20. A rounded thickly curled hairdo.
22. (informal) Exceptionally good.
24. Being ten more than one hundred ninety.
25. Relating to or caused by a virus.
26. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
27. A state in midwestern United States.
28. A genus of Platalea.
31. The work of caring for or attending to someone or something.
32. A city in southeastern Spain.
35. A town in southern Turkey.
37. The first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Old Testament considered as a unit.
40. Chevrotain somewhat larger than the kanchil.
42. Any of several weedy vetches grown for forage.
43. Long nerve fiber that conducts away from the cell body of the neuron.
45. Either of two large muscles of the chest.
49. (Hindu) A manner of sitting (as in the practice of Yoga).
50. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
52. Of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand of its people.
53. The compass point that is one point south of due east.
54. A self-funded retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement.
57. Being ten more than one hundred.
58. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
61. The unit of measurement for the proportion of gold in an alloy.
63. By bad luck.
64. Relating to the Andes and their inhabitants.
67. Related on the mother's side.
68. (informal) Rural and uncouth.
69. Sustentacular tissue that surrounds and supports neurons in the central nervous system.
70. A soft silver-white ductile metallic element (liquid at normal temperatures).
71. Issue or terminate (in a specified way, state, etc.).
72. (Assyrian) Chief god of the Assyrians.
74. Making great mental demands.
76. A Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast.
77. 1 species.
80. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
81. Thickened or coalesced in soft thick lumps (such as clogs or clots).
84. The eleventh month of the Hindu calendar.
86. Type genus of the family Arcidae.
90. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
91. (in Scotland) A child.
94. The first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Old Testament considered as a unit.
96. An associate degree in applied science.
97. A benevolent aspect of Devi.
98. Present reasons and arguments.
99. Plant having a large slender white bulb and flat overlapping dark green leaves.
100. Government agency created in 1974 to license and regulate nuclear power plants.
101. A boy or man.
102. Plot of land belonging to an English parish church or an ecclesiastical office.
103. A member of an extinct North American Indian people who lived in the Pit river valley in northern California.
104. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.
105. The presence of an unwanted signal via an accidental coupling.

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1. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
2. An upholstered seat for more than one person.
3. God of death.
4. A note appended to a letter after the signature.
5. The inner and thicker of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankle.
6. Any of various thermoplastic resins used to make things.
7. A nucleic acid consisting of large molecules shaped like a double helix.
8. Informal terms for a mother.
9. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
10. A sheet or band of fibrous connective tissue separating or binding together muscles and organs etc.
11. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
12. Outermost layer of the pericarp of fruits as the skin of a peach or grape.
13. Any of numerous small slender long-tailed parrots.
14. The organ that bears the ovules of a flower.
15. Type genus of the Soleidae.
21. Edible viscera of a butchered animal.
23. A member of an agricultural people in southeastern India.
29. Of or relating to or characteristic of Japan or its people or their culture or language.
30. Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars.
33. Fertility goddess in ancient Greek mythology.
34. Squash bugs.
36. A hard gray lustrous metallic element that is highly corrosion-resistant.
38. Vine snakes.
39. A battle in the Seven Years' War (1757).
41. 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.
44. Of or relating to or near the tarsus of the foot.
46. A genus of Psittacidae.
47. Being one more than fifteen.
51. Red pear-shaped tropical fruit with poisonous seeds.
55. Painter (born in Germany, resident of France and the United States) who was a cofounder of Dadaism.
56. A Dravidian language spoken in southern India.
59. Relating to the use of or having the nature of an interrogation.
60. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
62. Danish philologist whose work on Old Norse pioneered in the field of comparative linguistics (1787-1832).
65. (Greek mythology) Winged goddess of victory.
66. In actual fact.
73. A motley assortment of things.
75. A name for the Old Testament God as transliterated from the Hebrew YHVH.
78. Relating to or resembling or made of or adorned with pearls or mother-of-pearl.
79. A river in northern Italy that flows southeast into the Adriatic Sea.
82. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
83. Toward the mouth or oral region.
85. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
87. Type genus of the Ranidae.
88. One of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes.
89. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
92. An unforeseen obstacle.
93. (meaning literally `born') Used to indicate the maiden or family name of a married woman.
95. Narrow wood or metal or plastic runners used for gliding over snow.
96. Alsatian artist and poet who was cofounder of Dadaism in Zurich.

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