Crossword Puzzle Number 1188 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. (of music or art) New and of general appeal (especially among young people).
4. Large American feline resembling a lion.
8. Being of delicate or slender build.
12. The face of a timepiece.
16. A Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds.
17. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
18. (legal terminology) The Latin word for wife.
19. English prelate noted for his pessimistic sermons and articles (1860-1954).
20. A widely distributed system consisting of all the cells able to ingest bacteria or colloidal particles etc, except for certain white blood cells.
21. Russian dancer who was often the partner of Dame Margot Fonteyn and who defected to the United States in 1961 (born in 1938).
23. Become dark or darker.
25. Green algae common in freshwater lakes of limestone districts.
27. Apathy and inactivity in the practice of virtue (personified as one of the deadly sins).
29. King of France elected in 987 and founding the Capetian dynasty (940-996).
30. Propose as a candidate for some honor.
32. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
34. Running at a jog trot as a form of exercise.
36. Free from favoritism or self-interest or bias or deception.
37. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
40. An organization of independent states to promote international peace and security.
41. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
45. A public promotion of some product or service.
47. A radioactive transuranic element that is similar to uranium.
48. The basic unit of money on Sao Tome e Principe.
52. In a murderous frenzy as if possessed by a demon.
54. Type genus of the Anatidae.
57. An artificial language that is a revision and simplification of Esperanto.
58. Surveying instrument consisting of the upper movable part of a theodolite including the telescope and its attachments.
60. Alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae.
62. A federally sponsored corporation that insures accounts in national banks and other qualified institutions.
64. A Hindu theistic philosophy.
65. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
66. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
69. Toward the mouth or oral region.
71. Perennial herb of East India to Polynesia and Australia cultivated for its large edible root yielding Otaheite arrowroot starch.
72. Of or relating to the lips of the mouth.
74. A shape that sags.
76. State in northeastern India.
77. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
78. A soft silvery metallic element.
79. Water at boiling temperature diffused in the atmosphere v 1.
82. An ancient country is southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean.
86. An independent agency of the United States government responsible for collecting and coordinating intelligence and counterintelligence activities abroad in the national interest.
87. The sixth month of the Hindu calendar.
91. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
92. East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient.
95. Any disease of the throat or fauces marked by spasmodic attacks of intense suffocative pain.
96. A human limb.
97. The act of using.
98. Interface consisting of a standard port between a computer and its peripherals that is used in some computers.
100. An honorary degree in science.
101. A federal agency established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products.
102. United States sculptor (born in 1924).
103. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
104. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.

DOWN

1. Meat from a domestic hog or pig.
2. An endorsement.
3. Large African antelope with long straight nearly upright horns.
4. Low stingless nettle of Central and South America having velvety brownish-green toothed leaves and clusters of small green flowers.
5. (Sumerian) Sun god.
6. Philippine tree similar to the breadfruit tree bearing edible fruit.
7. Any of several tall tropical palms native to southeastern Asia having egg-shaped nuts.
8. Leather with a napped surface.
9. Being six more than sixty.
10. (Greek mythology) A maiden seduced by Zeus.
11. A machine-readable version of a standard dictionary.
12. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
13. A block of absorbent material saturated with ink.
14. American novelist (1909-1955).
15. A period of 40 weekdays from Ash Wednesday to Holy Saturday.
22. Up to the present time.
24. The capital and largest city of Ghana with a deep-water port.
26. United States humorist remembered for his homespun commentary on politics and American society (1879-1935).
28. A port city in southwestern Iran.
31. Not out.
33. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
35. A member of the Iroquoian people formerly living between Lake Chaplain and the Saint Lawrence River.
38. A formal written defense of something you believe in strongly.
39. A famous waterfall in Venezuela.
42. Large hairy humanoid creature said to live in the Himalayas.
43. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
44. Rice cooked in well-seasoned broth with onions or celery and usually poultry or game or shellfish and sometimes tomatoes.
46. Occurring or done each day.
49. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
50. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
51. A group of Plains Indians formerly living in what is now North and South Dakota and Nebraska and Kansas and Arkansas and Louisiana and Oklahoma and Texas.
53. (computer science) A unit for measuring computing power.
55. A clique that seeks power usually through intrigue.
56. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
59. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
61. A member of a people in India living in Orissa and neighboring areas.
63. A strong emotion.
67. Standard time in the 6th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 90th meridian.
68. German biologist and philosopher.
69. Leather with a napped surface.
70. Minute freshwater crustacean having a round body enclosed in a transparent shell.
71. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
73. A tablet placed horizontally on top of the capital of a column as an aid in supporting the architrave.
75. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
77. A narcotic that is considered a hard drug.
80. A member of a nomadic people of the northern Ural mountains.
81. Lower in esteem.
83. In bed.
84. Kamarupan languages spoken in northeastern India and western Burma.
85. The organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract.
88. Something with a round shape like a flat circular plate.
89. Belonging to some prior time.
90. A quantity of no importance.
93. A small piece of cloth.
94. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
99. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.

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