Crossword Puzzle Number 1183 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
4. Status with respect to the relations between people or groups.
9. An association of people to promote the welfare of senior citizens.
13. A sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain.
16. (Hawaiian) A small guitar having four strings.
17. (Greek mythology) The last king of Troy.
18. Bulky grayish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tail.
19. Goddess of the dead and queen of the underworld.
20. The month following January and preceding March.
21. The iridescent internal layer of a mollusk shell.
22. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
23. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
24. Not only so, but.
26. A very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal).
28. Any of a class of organic compounds that contain the divalent radical -CONHCO-.
30. A sequence of 8 bits (enough to represent one character of alphanumeric data) processed as a single unit of information.
33. Make or move along with a sound as of a horse's hooves striking the ground.
35. Destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle.
37. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
40. A member of the Nahuatl people who established an empire in Mexico that was overthrown by Cortes in 1519.
42. Found in warm waters of western Atlantic.
46. The sacred writings of the Christian religion.
50. (Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man.
53. The lower house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland.
54. A former copper coin of Pakistan.
55. To make a mistake or be incorrect.
56. Bound or secured closely.
57. A book of the New Testament.
58. 10 grams.
59. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
60. A collection of excerpts from a literary work.
61. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
65. Thickening of tissue in the motor tracts of the lateral columns and anterior horns of the spinal cord.
66. An unpredictable outcome that is unfortunate.
71. A radioactive transuranic element produced by bombarding plutonium with neutrons.
72. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
73. A person forced to flee from home or country.
74. Made of bamboo.
75. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
78. Black tropical American cuckoo.
79. Formerly a gold coin of various European countries.
83. Of or relating to Jamaica (the island or the country) or to its inhabitants.
89. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
90. Small buffalo of Mindoro in the Philippines.
92. A coarse obnoxious person.
93. Being one more than two.
94. Footwear usually with wooden soles.
95. Title for the former hereditary monarch of Iran.
97. Little known Kamarupan languages.
98. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
99. Being here now.
100. A member of a North American Indian people speaking one of the Hokan language.
101. A small cake leavened with yeast.

DOWN

1. French painter noted for brightly colored scenes (1877-1953).
2. Widely cultivated in tropical and subtropical regions for its fragrant flowers and colorful fruits.
3. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
4. Administration of a nutritionally adequate solution through a catheter into the vena cava.
5. A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event.
6. Possessing material wealth.
7. Of or relating to or characteristic of Morocco or its people.
8. The sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form.
9. Greek author of fables (circa 620-560 BC).
10. Type genus of the family Arcidae.
11. A nucleic acid that transmits genetic information from DNA to the cytoplasm.
12. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
13. A seat for one person, with a support for the back.
14. Elevated open grassland in southern Africa.
15. American dramatist (1928- ).
25. Doglike nocturnal mammal of Africa and southern Asia that feeds chiefly on carrion.
27. Migratory grasshoppers of warm regions having short antennae.
29. Coextensive with the order Pholidota.
31. Considerate and solicitous care.
32. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
34. The branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication.
36. The god who fathered the islands and gods of Japan with his sister Izanami.
38. A drug (trade names Atarax and Vistaril) used as a tranquilizer to treat anxiety and motion sickness.
39. A famous waterfall in Venezuela.
41. A light clear metallic sound as of a small bell.
43. A United Nations agency created to assist developing nations by loans guaranteed by member governments.
44. The 12th letter of the Greek alphabet.
45. An intersection or crossing of two tracts in the form of the letter X.
47. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
48. Limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent.
49. A region of northeastern France famous for its wines.
51. An early form of modern jazz (originating around 1940).
52. The sixth month of the civil year.
62. Botswanan statesman who was the first president of Botswana (1921-1980).
63. Tag the base runner to get him out.
64. A sock with a separation for the big toe.
67. A white trivalent metallic element.
68. Any customary and rightful perquisite appropriate to your station in life.
69. Worthy of imitation.
70. A unit of electrical charge equal to the amount of charge transferred by a current of 1 ampere in 1 second.
71. A seat for one person, with a support for the back.
76. Small room on a ship or boat where people sleep.
77. An ordered reference standard.
80. Type genus of the Caviidae.
81. Sour or bitter in taste.
82. A narrow headband or strip of ribbon worn as a headband.
84. Type genus of the Majidae.
85. A contagious skin infection caused by the itch mite.
86. (Roman mythology) God of love.
87. A district in southwestern Manhattan noted for its shops and restaurants and galleries and artist's lofts.
88. A law passed by US Congress to prevent employees from being injured or contracting diseases in the course of their employment.
91. The residue that remains when something is burned.
96. A state in northwestern North America.

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