Crossword Puzzle Number 1146 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. The cry made by sheep.
4. French biochemist who (with Francois Jacob) explained how genes are activated and suggested the existence of messenger RNA (1910-1976).
9. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
13. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
16. Rate of revolution of a motor.
17. Aromatic substances of vegetable origin used as a preservative.
18. A rounded thickly curled hairdo.
19. An emotional response that has been acquired by conditioning.
20. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
21. The intoxicating agent in fermented and distilled liquors.
23. Wild ox of the Malay Archipelago.
25. (British) Your grandmother.
26. Manufactured in standard sizes to be shipped and assembled elsewhere.
28. Being ten more than one hundred forty.
31. A spar rising aft from a mast to support the head of a quadrilateral fore-and-aft sail.
32. Amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis.
33. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
35. (botany) Of or relating to the axil.
37. United States chemist (1839-1903).
42. Date used in reckoning dates before the supposed year Christ was born.
45. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
46. Being or moving higher in position or greater in some value.
47. Of or relating to or near the nares.
49. (Old Testament) The fourth son of Jacob who was forebear of one of the tribes of Israel.
51. African tree with edible yellow fruit resembling mangos.
53. The lower house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland.
54. (of champagne) Moderately dry.
56. Stalk of a moss capsule.
57. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
59. In or of the next month after the present.
61. A book of the New Testament.
62. (in Scotland or Ireland) A mountain or tall hill.
63. A person forced to flee from home or country.
65. At full speed.
66. Annual grass of Europe and North Africa.
67. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
69. A port city in southwestern Iran.
72. Marked by erratic changeableness in affections or attachments.
74. Foul with waste matter.
77. (in Gnosticism) A divine power or nature emanating from the Supreme Being and playing various roles in the operation of the universe.
78. 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.
80. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
84. 100 lwei equal 1 kwanza.
86. Used by southerners for an inhabitant of a northern state in the United States (especially a Union soldier).
89. Provide what is desired or needed, esp. support, food or sustenance.
93. Mild form of diabetes mellitus that develops gradually in adults.
95. Love unquestioningly and uncritically.
97. The back side of the neck.
98. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
99. Interface consisting of a standard port between a computer and its peripherals that is used in some computers.
101. (usually followed by `to') Having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something.
102. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
103. A recurring sleep state during which dreaming occurs.
104. The basic unit of money in Thailand.
105. Horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits.
106. A city in northwestern Syria.

DOWN

1. An unbroken or imperfectly broken mustang.
2. Strike with disgust or revulsion.
3. A primeval personification of air and breath.
4. A chronic progressive nervous disorder involving loss of myelin sheath around certain nerve fibers.
5. Large African forest tree yielding a strong hard yellow to golden brown lumber.
6. (KNO3) Used especially as a fertilizer and explosive.
7. Of a moderate orange-yellow color.
8. Lacking or deprive of the sense of hearing wholly or in part.
9. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
10. A federation of North American labor unions that merged with the Congress of Industrial Organizations in 1955.
11. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
12. A globular water bottle used in Asia.
13. Pertaining to one of the small sacs (as in a compound gland).
14. French diplomat who in 1793 tried to draw the United States into the war between France and England (1763-1834).
15. Large west African tree having large palmately lobed leaves and axillary cymose panicles of small white flowers and one-winged seeds.
22. Shrub bearing oval-fruited kumquats.
24. A city in southeastern Sicily that was founded by Corinthians in the 8th century BC.
27. A master's degree in fine arts.
29. Inhabitant of the island of Cebu.
30. A fastener for a door or lid.
34. A gathering of passengers sufficient to fill an automobile.
36. 36th President of the United States.
38. In the same place (used when citing a reference).
39. The act of catching an object with the hands.
40. Dense growth of hairs covering the body or parts of it (as on the human head).
41. Fragrant resin obtain from trees of the family Burseraceae and used as incense.
43. Hardy breed of cattle resulting from crossing domestic cattle with the American buffalo.
44. Censure severely.
48. Of or relating to or characteristic of Asia or the peoples of Asia or their languages or culture.
50. Remove carbon from (an engine).
52. Valuable fiber plant of East Indies now widespread in cultivation.
55. An informal conversation.
58. A public promotion of some product or service.
60. A Christian holiday celebrating the birth of Christ.
64. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
68. Member of a Jewish sect that observes a form of strict Orthodox Judaism.
70. Characteristic of a baby.
71. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
73. A genus of Malayan tree.
74. Pertaining to one of the small sacs (as in a compound gland).
75. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
76. Mixture of untoasted dry cereals and fruits.
79. Stout-bodied short-legged omnivorous animals.
80. Half the width of an em.
81. United States musician (born in Japan) who married John Lennon and collaborated with him on recordings (born in 1933).
82. Tropical American trees with palmately compound leaves and showy bell-shaped flowers.
83. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
85. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
87. A nearly horizontal passage from the surface into a mine.
88. A secret society of white Southerners to resist Black emancipation.
90. An official language of the Republic of South Africa.
91. A fencing sword similar to a foil but with a heavier blade.
92. Gather, as of as crops.
94. A state-chartered savings bank owned by its depositors and managed by a board of trustees.
96. The fatty flesh of eel.
100. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.

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