Crossword Puzzle Number 114 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. The 22nd letter of the Greek alphabet.
4. A neutral middle vowel.
9. An informal term for a father.
13. Inquire about.
16. The longest division of geological time.
17. A natural and periodic state of rest during which consciousness of the world is suspended.
18. A blue dye obtained from plants or made synthetically.
19. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
20. 10 grams.
21. Unrestrained merrymaking.
22. God of death.
23. Thigh of a hog (usually smoked).
24. Cast-off skins or coverings of various organisms during ecdysis.
26. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
28. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
29. Russian physicist (1895-1971).
31. A summary that repeats the substance of a longer discussion.
33. A city in western Germany on the Rhine River.
35. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
37. Boiled or baked buckwheat.
41. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
42. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
45. Fallow deer.
48. (used of especially horses) Having a brownish coat thickly sprinkled with white or gray.
49. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
51. Genus of large deciduous nut-bearing trees.
53. (the feminine of raja) A Hindu princess or the wife of a raja.
54. Of or relating to a member of the Buddhist people inhabiting the Mekong river in Laos and Thailand.
55. Class of small freeholders who cultivated their own land.
58. A message that seems to convey no meaning.
59. Shaped like a ring.
61. A formal expression of praise.
63. Flightless New Zealand rail of thievish disposition having short wings each with a spur used in fighting.
64. A season's yield of wine from a vineyard.
65. A metric unit of length equal to 100 meters.
66. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
68. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
69. Type genus of the Aceraceae.
70. English courtier (a favorite of Elizabeth I) who tried to colonize Virginia.
73. A radioactive transuranic element.
75. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
76. The periodic rise and fall of the sea level under the gravitational pull of the moon.
78. Of or being the lowest female voice.
80. A law passed by US Congress to prevent employees from being injured or contracting diseases in the course of their employment.
82. A state in north central United States.
84. Being ten more than one hundred ninety.
86. Meat from a domestic hog or pig.
87. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
92. Open to debate.
95. A very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk.
97. Any of a group of viruses containing DNA in an icosahedral protein shell and causing disease in dogs and cattle.
98. A port in western Israel on the Mediterranean.
99. A dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived.
101. Distinctive and stylish elegance.
104. A branch of the Tai languages.
105. An ugly evil-looking old woman.
106. Other than what is under consideration or implied.
107. Largest known toad species.
108. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.

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1. Give over.
2. Something intended to deceive.
3. The crease at the junction of the inner part of the thigh with the trunk together with the adjacent region and often including the external genitals.
4. An antidepressant drug that acts by blocking the reuptake of serotonin so that more serotonin is available to act on receptors in the brain.
5. A pair of shoes with cleats on the soles.
6. Small genus of South American trees yielding latex.
7. (used informally) Very small.
8. Great coolness and composure under strain.
9. Any of various hard resins from trees of the family Dipterocarpaceae and of the genus Agathis.
10. A city in southern California (southeast of Los Angeles).
11. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
12. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
13. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
14. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
15. God of love and erotic desire.
25. Any of numerous showy orchids of the genus Vanda having many large flowers in loose racemes.
27. Any of several small dull-colored singing birds feeding on seeds or insects.
30. A woman of refinement.
32. A state in northwestern North America.
34. Relating to or occurring or living in or frequenting the open ocean.
36. Lack of strength or vigor esp from illness.
38. Wet through and through.
39. (Judaism) An eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem.
40. Taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals.
43. A promontory in northern Morocco opposite the Rock of Gibraltar.
44. Absence of the pupil in an eye.
46. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
47. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
50. A hat tied under the chin.
52. A ridge that forms a seam between two parts.
56. A high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary).
57. An expensive vessel propelled by sail or power and used for cruising or racing.
60. A small pouch into which the semicircular canals open.
62. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
67. Date used in reckoning dates before the supposed year Christ was born.
71. Important European leguminous forage plant with trifoliate leaves and blue-violet flowers grown widely as a pasture and hay crop.
72. Great merriment.
74. An island in southeastern Asia 100 miles off the coast of mainland China in the South China Sea.
75. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
77. The district occupied entirely by the city of Washington.
79. (Roman mythology) Goddess of abundance and fertility.
81. (logic or grammar) Of or relating to scope.
82. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
83. 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.
85. United States anatomist who identified four pituitary hormones and discovered vitamin E (1882-1971).
88. A translucent mineral consisting of hydrated silica of variable color.
89. A motorized wheeled vehicle used for camping or other recreational activities.
90. A sodium salt of carbonic acid.
91. (Akkadian) Father of the gods and consort of Tiamat.
92. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
93. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
94. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
96. Wet spongy ground of decomposing vegetation.
100. A state in New England.
102. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
103. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.

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