Crossword Puzzle Number 176 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A member of the Siouan people inhabiting the valleys of the Platte and Missouri rivers in Nebraska.
4. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
9. A platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it.
13. The unit of frequency.
16. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
17. The fifth month of the Hindu calendar.
18. An unstable meson produced as the result of a high-energy particle collision.
19. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
20. Being nine more than eighty.
21. A family of languages spoken by people scattered throughout central India.
22. An inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin.
23. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
24. (Akkadian) Mother of the gods and consort of Apsu.
26. An onerous or difficult concern.
28. God of death.
29. A public promotion of some product or service.
31. (plural) Hosts or armies.
33. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
35. A rotating disk shaped to convert circular into linear motion.
36. Tall North American perennial herbs.
39. The closing section of a musical composition.
41. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
43. Fastener consisting of a resinous composition that is plastic when warm.
44. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
48. Status with respect to the relations between people or groups.
50. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
52. A Gaelic-speaking Celt in Ireland or Scotland or the Isle of Man.
53. Jordan's port.
54. Jordan's port.
56. A shrub or tree of the genus Rhus (usually limited to the non-poisonous members of the genus).
58. A unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour.
60. Wood duck and mandarin duck.
61. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
62. A heavy odorless colorless gas formed during respiration and by the decomposition of organic substances.
63. (Jungian psychology) The inner self (not the external persona) that is in touch with the unconscious.
65. Cuban poet and revolutionary who fought for Cuban independence from Spain (1853-1895).
66. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
67. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
70. The battle in 202 BC in which Scipio decisively defeated Hannibal at the end of the second Punic War.
72. A member of an American Indian people of Yucatan and Belize and Guatemala who once had a culture characterized by outstanding architecture and pottery and astronomy.
73. United States electrical engineer who devised the Dolby system used to reduce background noise in tape recording.
75. Farm consisting of a large tract of land along with facilities needed to raise livestock (especially cattle).
76. A state in the eastern United States.
78. Type genus of the Musaceae.
79. Moving quickly and lightly.
81. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
85. American Revolutionary patriot.
87. The 3 goddesses of fate or destiny.
90. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
93. Sweet pulpy tropical fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds.
94. A former copper coin of Pakistan.
95. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
97. 30 to 300 gigahertz.
98. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on land.
99. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
100. (used especially of vegetation) Having lost all moisture.
101. (Norse mythology) Wife of Thor and guardian of the home.

DOWN

1. Prevent from being included or considered or accepted.
2. A car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money.
3. English scholastic philosopher and assumed author of Occam's Razor (1285-1349).
4. The capital of Eritrea.
5. Founder of Buddhism.
6. Slender bristlelike appendage found on the bracts of grasses.
7. A state in southeastern India on the Bay of Bengal (south of Andhra Pradesh).
8. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
9. A Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast.
10. (an Irish term of address expressing affection) Darling.
11. A dwarfed ornamental tree or shrub grown in a tray or shallow pot.
12. Used of a single unit or thing.
13. Tropical American tree producing cacao beans.
14. Buildings for carrying on industrial labor.
15. A region of Malaysia in northeastern Borneo.
25. Tropical American feather palm having a swollen spiny trunk and edible nuts.
27. The occurrence of a change for the worse.
30. Lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike.
32. A partially opened flower.
34. Having the same standing before the law.
37. German philosopher and mathematician who thought of the universe as consisting of independent monads and who devised a system of the calculus independent of Newton (1646-1716).
38. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
40. A dramatic work intended for performance by actors on a stage.
42. An accountant certified by the state.
45. A historical region of southwestern India on the west coast.
46. Lack of sight.
47. Inability to perceive written words.
49. A small sc or pouch (especially the smaller chamber of the membranous labyrinth).
51. Swedish oceanographer who recognized the role of the Coriolis effect on ocean currents (1874-1954).
55. Thigh of a hog (usually smoked).
57. Notable English cricketer (1882-1963).
59. (Mexican) Corn and cornmeal dough stuffed with a meat mixture then wrapped in corn husks and steamed.
64. A chain of coral and volcanic islands in Micronesia halfway between New Guinea and Japan.
66. A member of the Semitic speaking people of northern Ethiopia.
68. An authoritative direction or instruction to do something.
69. Low spreading tropical American shrub with long slender leaves used to make a mildly stimulating drink resembling tea.
70. A state in southeastern India on the Bay of Bengal (south of Andhra Pradesh).
71. Used of a single unit or thing.
74. Covered with paving material.
77. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
78. A rotating disk shaped to convert circular into linear motion.
80. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
82. (Greek mythology) The god of the underworld in ancient mythology.
83. A genus of Indriidae.
84. A popular vacation spot in the Canadian Rockies.
86. (in Gnosticism) A divine power or nature emanating from the Supreme Being and playing various roles in the operation of the universe.
88. God of fire.
89. A French abbot.
91. Light informal conversation for social occasions.
92. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
96. A rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys.

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