Crossword Puzzle Number 1812 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Of southern Europe.
4. One of the elements that collectively form a system of numbers.
9. (Old Testament) The eldest son of Isaac who would have inherited the Covenant that God made with Abraham and that Abraham passed on to Isaac.
13. Range of what one can know or understand.
16. (computer science) A measure of how densely information is packed on a storage medium.
17. (possibly Roman) Goddess of horses and mules and asses.
18. Harass with persistent criticism or carping.
19. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
20. A large vase that usually has a pedestal or feet.
21. Important food fish of the Nile and other rivers of Africa and Asia Minor.
22. A compact mass.
23. Infectious disease caused by a species of chlamydia bacterium.
24. Plaything consisting of small 6-pointed metal pieces that are used (along with a ball) to play the game of jacks.
26. Clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion.
28. Lower in esteem.
29. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
30. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
33. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829).
36. A pilgrimage to Mecca.
39. A landlocked republic in eastern Africa.
43. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
44. (obstetrics) The number of live-born children a woman has delivered.
45. Israeli statesman (born in Russia) (1898-1978).
47. The sport of hand-to-hand struggle between unarmed contestants who try to throw each other down.
48. Handsome tree of central and eastern North America having large bipinnate leaves and green-white flowers followed by large woody brown pods whose seeds are used as a coffee substitute.
49. Pods constricted between seeds and breaking apart when ripe into one-seed segments.
51. 1/10 gram.
52. English essayist (1775-1834).
53. Situated at an apex.
55. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
58. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
59. Property consisting of houses and land.
60. A rod used to ram the charge into a muzzle-loading firearm.
62. A just detectable amount.
65. The United Nations agency concerned with civil aviation.
67. A blue dye obtained from plants or made synthetically.
68. A sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice.
70. Polish filmmaker (born in 1929).
73. United States showman famous for his Wild West Show (1846-1917).
74. Jointed and nearly leafless desert shrub having reduced scalelike leaves and reddish fleshy seeds.
78. Any plant of the genus Kalmia.
79. Any of various perennial South American plants of the genus Loasa having stinging hairs and showy white or yellow or reddish-orange flowers.
80. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
83. Long green edible beaked pods of the okra plant.
87. An Eskimo hut.
89. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
92. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
93. Distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers.
94. An unforeseen obstacle.
95. A small cake leavened with yeast.
96. A master's degree in fine arts.
97. Long-bodied long-tailed tropical American wildcat.
98. Willing to face danger.
99. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
100. A unit of pressure.
101. Of flax, hemp, or jute, so as to promote loosening of the fibers form the woody tissue.

DOWN

1. Capital of Nigeria in the center of the country.
2. A chock or bar wedged under a wheel or between the spokes to prevent a vehicle from rolling down an incline.
3. A painful or straitened circumstance.
4. United States labor organizer who ran for President as a socialist (1855-1926).
5. A corporation's first offer to sell stock to the public.
6. Italian histologist noted for work on the structure of the nervous system and for his discovery of Golgi bodies (1844-1926).
7. Constituting the undiminished entirety.
8. Long-tailed arboreal mustelid of Central and South America.
9. A cgs unit of work or energy.
10. United States virologist who developed the Salk vaccine that is injected against poliomyelitis (born 1914).
11. Relating to or containing the azo radical.
12. A member of a Turkic people of Uzbekistan and neighboring areas.
13. A desert in southwestern Africa - largely Botswana.
14. Oval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food.
15. The central area of a church.
25. A Dravidian language spoken in southern India.
27. (Scottish) Bluish-black or gray-blue.
29. As the agent of or on someone's part.
31. A four-wheeled wagon that runs on tracks in a mine.
32. An elderly person.
34. By a small margin.
35. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
37. Resembling a tree in form and branching structure.
38. With a ragged and uneven appearance.
40. Someone who guards prisoners.
41. Used especially in treating bruises.
42. A city in southwestern Poland on the Oder.
46. (anatomy) Of or relating to the ilium.
50. A Powhatan Indian woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended the English at Jamestown and is said to have saved Captain John Smith's life (1595-1617).
54. United States architect (born in China in 1917).
56. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
57. A river in central Italy rising in the Apennines and flowing through Florence and Pisa to the Ligurian Sea.
61. A Portuguese province on the south coast of China and two islands in the South China Sea.
63. A pause or interruption (as in a conversation).
64. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
66. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
69. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
71. English writer of macabre short stories (1863-1943).
72. Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion.
75. (Great Britain) Money received from the state.
76. 100 halers equal 1 koruna.
77. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
78. Consideration in dealing with others and avoiding giving offence.
81. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
82. A feeling of intense anger.
84. God of love and erotic desire.
85. A flat float (usually made of logs or planks) that can be used for transport or as a platform for swimmers.
86. The biblical name for ancient Syria.
88. White crystalline compound used as a food additive to enhance flavor.
90. Committee formed by a special-interest group to raise money for their favorite political candidates.
91. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.

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