Crossword Puzzle Number 132 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. The act of hopping (jumping upward or forward (especially on one foot)).
4. Flesh of young Atlantic cod weighing up to 2 pounds.
9. A tax on employees and employers that is used to fund the Social Security system.
13. Used of a single unit or thing.
16. Any of various systems of units for measuring electricity and magnetism.
17. A drama set to music.
18. A collection of objects laid on top of each other.
19. Provided with artificial light.
20. Any of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse.
21. Stem of the rattan palm used for making canes and umbrella handles.
23. Found in warm waters of western Atlantic.
25. A deep pulsating type of pain.
27. The content of cognition.
29. Food mixtures either arranged on a plate or tossed and served with a moist dressing.
30. Of or relating to or characteristic of Zaire or its people.
32. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
35. (of a young animal) Abandoned by its mother and raised by hand.
36. A unit of elastance equal to the reciprocal of a farad.
39. A metric unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a liter.
42. Of or relating to or characteristic of Hades or Tartarus.
46. Not only so, but.
48. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
50. Any of various large keen-sighted diurnal birds of prey noted for their broad wings and strong soaring flight.
51. Bourbon with bitters and Pernod and sugar served with lemon peel.
54. Explosive consisting of a yellow crystalline compound that is a flammable toxic derivative of toluene.
55. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
59. The most common computer memory which can be used by programs to perform necessary tasks while the computer is on.
60. Conforming to an ultimate standard of perfection or excellence.
62. Surveying instrument consisting of the upper movable part of a theodolite including the telescope and its attachments.
64. In a gay manner.
66. Foul with waste matter.
67. The basic unit of money in Western Samoa.
68. A metallic element having four allotropic forms.
70. A platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it.
71. A period of time containing 365 (or 366) days.
72. (informal) `johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War.
74. A unit of perceived loudness equal to the loudness of a 1000-hertz tone at 40 dB above threshold.
76. A unit of length of thread or yarn.
78. Assist or encourage, usually in some wrongdoing.
80. The habitation of wild animals.
84. The act of scanning.
86. (Polynesian) An alcoholic drink made from the aromatic roots of the kava shrub.
90. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
92. Imperial dynasty that ruled China (most of the time) from 206 BC to 221 and expanded its boundaries and developed its bureaucracy.
95. The compass point that is one point north of due west.
96. Administer an oil or ointment to.
97. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
99. A cgs unit of work or energy.
100. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
101. A viewer who gives a flirtatious or lewd look at another person.
102. A river that rises in western New Mexico and flows westward through southern Arizona to become a tributary of the Colorado River.
103. The seed of the cereal grass.

DOWN

1. The unit of frequency.
2. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
3. Of or relating to or attended by putrefaction.
4. Grave or even gloomy in character.
5. An accountant certified by the state.
6. The feeling that comes when something burdensome is removed or reduced.
7. Toward the mouth or oral region.
8. Small European freshwater fish with a slender bluish-green body.
9. The federal agency that insures residential mortgages.
10. That is to say.
11. Feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and being unable to roar.
12. Type genus of the Apidae.
13. Scale-like structure between the base of the wing and the halter of a two-winged fly.
14. A rechargeable battery with a nickel cathode and a cadmium anode.
15. A short composition for a solo instrument.
22. A high-crowned black cap (usually made of felt or sheepskin) worn by men in Turkey and Iran and the Caucasus.
24. Covered with paving material.
26. Any of various herbaceous plants of the genus Atriplex that thrive in deserts and salt marshes.
28. A benevolent aspect of Devi.
31. Minute floating marine tunicate having a transparent body with an opening at each end.
33. A republic in southeastern Europe on the Adriatic coast of the Balkan Peninsula.
34. The residue that remains when something is burned.
37. Harsh or corrosive in tone.
38. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
40. (Greek mythology) A youth beloved of Hero who drowned in a storm in the Hellespont on one of his nightly visits to see her.
41. A state in north central United States.
43. Small genus of dioecious tropical aquatic plants.
44. Any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water.
45. A genus of Soricidae.
47. A member of the Nahuatl people who established an empire in Mexico that was overthrown by Cortes in 1519.
49. Enthusiastic approval.
52. (botany) Especially of petals or leaves in bud.
53. A colorless odorless gaseous element that give a red glow in a vacuum tube.
56. By bad luck.
57. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
58. A doctor's degree in dental surgery.
61. American professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934).
63. The United Nations agency concerned with the interests of labor.
65. A port city in southwestern Turkey on the Gulf of Antalya.
69. Sandwich filled with slices of bacon and tomato with lettuce.
73. As hot as if in an oven.
75. A gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number).
77. Any plant of the genus Canna having large sheathing leaves and clusters of large showy flowers.
79. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
81. Wood of any of various alder trees.
82. A hard smooth ivory colored dentine that makes up most of the tusks of elephants and walruses.
83. An area in which something acts or operates or has power or control.
85. Open-heart surgery in which the rib cage is opened and a section of a blood vessel is grafted from the aorta to the coronary artery to bypass the blocked section of the coronary artery and improve the blood supply to the heart.
86. (usually followed by `of') Released from something onerous (especially an obligation or duty).
87. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829).
88. A long depression in the surface of the land that usually contains a river.
89. Type genus of the Aceraceae.
91. Any branch of Shinto other than Kokka.
93. 10 hao equal 1 dong.
94. Any of various units of capacity.
98. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.

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