Crossword Puzzle Number 1241 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. (Roman mythology) Goddess of abundance and fertility.
4. (football) Defensive players try to break through the offensive line.
9. God of love and erotic desire.
13. (folklore) Fairies that are somewhat mischievous.
16. Committee formed by a special-interest group to raise money for their favorite political candidates.
17. An island of central Hawaii.
18. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
19. A federation of North American industrial unions that merged with the American Federation of Labor in 1955.
20. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
21. To exist as an inner activating spirit, force, or principle.
23. A medicinal drug used to evoke vomiting (especially in cases of drug overdose or poisoning).
25. Hungarian choreographer who developed Labanotation (1879-1958).
27. A seaport in northwestern Italy.
29. The inner and longer of the two bones of the human forearm.
30. Type genus of the Giraffidae.
33. Avatar of Vishnu.
38. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
42. Marked by excessive enthusiasm for and intense devotion to a cause or idea.
45. Food prepared by cooking and straining or processed in a blender.
47. Transmissions that are disseminated widely to the public.
49. State in eastern India on the Bay of Bengal.
51. Either of two large African antelopes of the genus Taurotragus having short spirally twisted horns in both sexes.
52. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
53. Belonging to some prior time.
55. A telephone connection.
56. The capital of the Bahamas.
57. Plaything consisting of a child's toy bear (usually plush and stuffed with soft materials).
60. Make an etching of.
62. Rate of revolution of a motor.
63. Dearly loved.
67. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
69. Informal terms for a (young) woman.
71. Loud confused noise from many sources.
76. Bur marigolds.
80. Of or relating to or supporting Hinduism.
81. A painful and involuntary muscular contraction.
85. Small songbirds resembling larks.
86. How long something has existed.
87. A bluish-white lustrous metallic element.
89. Type genus of the Percidae.
90. Small biscuit (rich with cream and eggs) cut into diamonds or sticks and baked in an oven or (especially originally) on a griddle.
91. Dutch postimpressionist painter noted for his use of color (1853-1890).
93. A mining town in southern Wales.
96. A blue dye obtained from plants or made synthetically.
97. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
98. Annual grown especially for its fragrant golden nocturnal flowers.
99. A small cake leavened with yeast.

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1. A translucent mineral consisting of hydrated silica of variable color.
2. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
3. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
4. Russian pancake of buckwheat flour and yeast.
5. A local computer network for communication between computers.
6. A republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia.
7. The 23rd letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
8. United States theatrical producer noted for a series of extravagant revues known as the Ziegfeld Follies (1869-1932).
9. A large oven for firing or burning or drying such things as porcelain or bricks.
10. Before noon.
11. Type genus of the Majidae.
12. The basic unit of electric current adopted under the System International d'Unites.
13. Australian physiologist noted for his research on the conduction of impulses by nerve cells (1903-1997).
14. A woody climbing usually tropical plant.
15. Having or localized centrally at a focus.
22. A unit of length of thread or yarn.
24. (Greek mythology) The wife of Orpheus.
26. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
28. Evergreen trees and shrubs having oily one-seeded fruits.
31. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali metal group.
32. An independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia).
34. Flatter in an obsequious manner.
35. Small bitter fruit of the marasca cherry tree from whose juice maraschino liqueur is made.
36. The father of your father or mother.
37. A slender double-reed instrument.
39. Any of the Hindu sacred writing.
40. A benevolent aspect of Devi.
41. Of or involving the rectum.
43. In a state of sleep.
44. A clear liquid secreted into the mouth by the salivary glands and mucous glands of the mouth.
46. Cover as if with a shroud.
48. A nonmetallic element belonging to the halogens.
50. A native-born Israeli.
54. Any tropical gymnosperm of the order Cycadales.
58. A town in north central Oklahoma.
59. A heavy silvery toxic univalent and bivalent metallic element.
61. (quantifier used with mass nouns) Great in quantity or degree or extent.
64. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on the sea or ships.
65. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
66. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
67. Australian physiologist noted for his research on the conduction of impulses by nerve cells (1903-1997).
68. English illustrator of several of Dickens' novels (1815-1882).
70. (computer science) A unit for measuring the execution speed of computers.
72. Something hard to endure.
73. Lake in northwestern Russia near the border with Finland.
74. 20 aspers equal 1 kuru.
75. Australian clover fern.
77. (possibly Roman) Goddess of horses and mules and asses.
78. (Sumerian and Babylonian) A solar deity.
79. An ancient upright stone slab bearing markings.
82. Characterized by a lightly pert and exuberant quality.
83. The act of scanning.
84. A member of a rural Finnish people living in eastern Russia.
88. Tag the base runner to get him out.
92. A hemoprotein composed of globin and heme that gives red blood cells their characteristic color.
94. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
95. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.

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