Crossword Puzzle Number 1356 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Artists or writers whose ideas are ahead of their time.
4. Lean end of the neck.
9. The highest level or degree attainable.
13. A mature blood cell that contains hemoglobin to carry oxygen to the bodily tissues.
16. A bloody and prolonged operation in which American marines landed and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945).
17. A city in southeastern South Korea.
18. Neither warm or very cold.
19. The sense organ for hearing and equilibrium.
20. Follower of Rastafarianism.
22. A colorless water-soluble glutinous protein obtained from animal tissues such as bone and skin.
25. Relatively large in size or number or extent.
26. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
27. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
28. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
29. A person with an unusual or odd personality.
30. The father of your father or mother.
33. In operation or operational.
35. Water frozen in the solid state.
36. Chinese fruit having a thin brittle shell enclosing a sweet jellylike pulp and a single seed.
37. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
39. American novelist noted for children's books (1832-1888).
43. Large elliptical brightly colored deep-sea fish of Atlantic and Pacific and Mediterranean.
45. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
46. An associate degree in nursing.
47. The basic unit of money in Iran.
48. A group of islands off the west coast of Sicily in the Mediterranean.
50. Worn or shabby from overuse or (of pages) from having corners turned down.
51. Any chamber that is connected to other chambers or passageways (especially one of the two upper chambers of the heart).
53. A Japanese shrub that resembles members of the genus Spiraea.
55. Destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle.
56. The 22nd letter of the Greek alphabet.
57. A metallic element of the rare earth group.
58. (archaic) Of persons.
60. Wheeled vehicle that can be pushed by a person.
64. Travel by boat on a boat propelled by wind or by other means.
66. Any tree or shrub of the genus Inga having pinnate leaves and showy usually white flowers.
67. Ratio of the hypotenuse to the opposite side.
70. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
71. A Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast.
72. A toxic nonmetallic element related to sulfur and tellurium.
73. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
75. Speak in a nasal voice.
80. A plaster now made mostly from Portland cement and sand and lime.
82. Chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines usually having a tall columnar trunk bearing a crown of very large leaves.
85. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
89. American novelist (1909-1955).
90. A language of Australian aborigines.
93. A holy war by Muslims against unbelievers.
94. A self-funded retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement.
96. A cord that is drawn through eyelets or around hooks in order to draw together two edges (as of a shoe or garment).
98. A language unit by which a person or thing is known.
99. A local computer network for communication between computers.
100. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
101. A set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge.
102. Very dark black.

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1. A large zodiacal constellation on the equator.
2. A grant made by a law court.
3. Having a nose (either literal or metaphoric) especially of a specified kind.
4. (heraldry) Standing on four feet.
5. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
6. Belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler.
7. Advanced in years.
8. A Russian prison camp for political prisoners.
9. A legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body.
10. Expandable metal or wooden wedge used by printers to lock up a form within a chase.
11. An atom having a valence of one.
12. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
13. Having been read.
14. A small cake leavened with yeast.
15. Crowd or pack to capacity.
21. (Lebanese) A finely chopped salad with tomatoes and parsley and mint and scallions and bulgur wheat.
23. An arm of the Mediterranean between Slovenia and Croatia and Montenegro and Albania on the east and Italy on the west.
24. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
31. (Greek mythology) A river in Hades across which the souls of the dead were carried by Charon.
32. On or toward the lee.
34. Informal terms for clothing.
37. Relating to the blood vessels or blood.
38. A person who was born in a particular place.
40. A white powder (LiCO3) used in manufacturing glass and ceramics and as a drug.
41. Showing a care.
42. An alloy of copper and zinc (and sometimes arsenic) used to imitate gold in cheap jewelry and for gilding.
44. An informal term for a father.
49. Big-eyed scad.
52. Greenwich Mean Time updated with leap seconds.
54. Being ahead of time or need.
59. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
61. Source of a tough elastic wood.
62. Large genus of erect or climbing prickly shrubs including roses.
63. A male monarch or emperor (especially of Russia prior to 1917).
65. A volatile flammable mixture of hydrocarbons (hexane and heptane and octane etc.) derived from petroleum.
68. Half the width of an em.
69. A region of central Spain.
70. A legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body.
74. A drug (trade names Atarax and Vistaril) used as a tranquilizer to treat anxiety and motion sickness.
76. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
77. Free from dirt or impurities.
78. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
79. Fastened with stitches.
80. United States liquid unit equal to 4 quarts or 3.785 liters.
81. A city in central New York.
82. A coenzyme derived from the B vitamin nicotinic acid.
83. A city in northern India.
84. A metallic element having four allotropic forms.
86. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
87. Black honeycreepers with yellow feathers around the tail.
88. Chief port of Yemen.
91. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
92. A rapid escape (as by criminals).
95. An informal term for a father.
97. The square of a body of any size of type.

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