Crossword Puzzle Number 1418 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. (computer science) A computer that is running software that allows users to leave messages and access information of general interest.
4. Someone whose business is advertising.
9. A traditional story accepted as history.
13. The sign language used in the United States.
16. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
17. A woody climbing usually tropical plant.
18. An island of central Hawaii (between Molokai and Kauai).
19. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
20. Extremely large treelike cactus of desert regions of southwestern United States having a thick columnar sparsely branched trunk bearing white flowers and edible red pulpy fruit.
22. Expletives used informally as intensifiers.
24. Thigh of a hog (usually smoked).
25. Heal or recover.
26. Dry brandy distilled in the Armagnac district of France.
29. A sheet or band of fibrous connective tissue separating or binding together muscles and organs etc.
31. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
33. Indicated by necessary connotation though not expressed directly.
36. (Norse mythology) Race of ancient gods sometimes in conflict with the Aesir.
40. Showing mental alertness and calculation and resourcefulness.
44. Rounded like an egg.
45. By that means or because of that.
47. A heavy wooden pole (such as the trunk of a young fir) tossed as a test of strength (in the Highlands of Scotland).
48. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
49. Liquorice-flavored seeds or oil used in cookies or cakes or pickles.
51. A river in northwestern Russia flowing generally west into the Gulf of Finland.
52. A river that rises in northeastern Turkey (near the source of the Euphrates) and flows generally eastward through Armenia to the Caspian Sea.
53. A New England state.
54. A song or hymn of mourning composed or performed as a memorial to a dead person.
55. (Scottish) A narrow secluded valley (in the mountains).
56. The month following February and preceding April.
58. A soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element.
60. A river in northern England that flows southeast through West Yorkshire.
61. (prefix) Bad or erroneous or lack of.
62. Youthful appearance in an old person.
65. Striped hyena of southeast Africa that feeds chiefly on insects.
68. A general anesthetic (not a barbiturate) that is administered intravenously or intramuscularly.
70. A long narrow passage (as in a cave or woods).
71. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
72. An informal term for a father.
74. A person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible.
76. (Scotland) A slope or hillside.
81. Late time of life.
82. Either of a pair of ear coverings (usually connected by a headband) that are worn to keep the ears warm in cold weather.
84. A small cake leavened with yeast.
86. Noisy talk.
90. Social insect living in organized colonies.
91. A golf shot that curves to the right for a right-handed golfer.
94. The residue that remains when something is burned.
96. The cry made by sheep.
97. A fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services.
98. A river in northern Italy that flows southeast into the Adriatic Sea.
101. Electronic warfare undertaken under direct control of an operational commander to locate sources of radiated electromagnetic energy for the purpose of immediate threat recognition.
102. Up to the present time.
103. The cardinal number that is the sum of five and one.
104. Panel forming the lower part of an interior wall when it is finished differently from the rest.
105. A unit of length of thread or yarn.

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1. Pretentious or silly talk or writing.
2. (Scottish) Bluish-black or gray-blue.
3. An narrative telling the adventures of a hero or a family.
4. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
5. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
6. The Oceanic language spoken by the Maori people in New Zealand.
7. An associate degree in nursing.
8. A quantity of no importance.
9. The time period between dawn and noon.
10. A member of an extinct North American Indian people who lived in the Pit river valley in northern California.
11. A case or sheath especially a pollen sac or moss capsule.
12. The federal department that administers federal program dealing with better housing and urban renewal.
13. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
14. A fraudulent business scheme.
15. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
21. A Christian Bishop who translated the Bible from Greek into Gothic (311-382).
23. Imperfect development.
27. Someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field.
28. Large ornamental tropical American tree with bipinnate leaves and globose clusters of flowers with crimson stamens and sweet-pulp seed pods eaten by cattle.
30. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
32. A committee in the executive branch of government that advises the president on foreign and military and national security.
34. (statistics) Approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value.
35. A spot that is open late at night and that provides entertainment (as singers or dancers) as well as dancing and food and drink.
37. Lacking sufficient water or rainfall.
38. Of or relating to the Iberian peninsula or its inhabitants.
39. Any of several annual or perennial Eurasian grasses.
41. Bushy herb of tropical Asia grown for its yellow or pink to scarlet blooms that resemble the hibiscus.
42. (military) Signal to wake up.
43. The act of transporting something from one location to another.
46. A long sturdy pin used by women to secure a hat to their hair.
50. Distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers.
57. Fallow deer.
59. English monk and scholar (672-735).
63. Usually elongate cluster of flowers along the main stem in which the flowers at the base open first.
64. A person's brother or sister.
66. The lower house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland.
67. Abounding in or exposed to the wind or breezes.
69. The clay from which adobe bricks are made.
73. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
75. Feeling mild pleasurable excitement.
77. Tall perennial herb of tropical Asia with dark green leaves.
78. A medieval helmet with a visor and a neck guard.
79. A linguistic element added to a word to produce an inflected or derived form v 1.
80. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
83. A state in the western United States.
84. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
85. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
86. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
87. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829).
88. (law) A comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy.
89. God of love and erotic desire.
92. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
93. A doctor's degree in education.
95. Group insurance that entitles members to services of participating hospitals and clinics and physicians.
99. A Mid-Atlantic state.
100. A state in the Rocky Mountains.

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