Crossword Puzzle Number 1856 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Common black-and-gray Eurasian bird noted for thievery.
4. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
9. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
13. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
16. Used of a single unit or thing.
17. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
18. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
19. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
20. Type genus of the Oniscidae.
22. Drought-resistant Asiatic treelike shrub bearing pleasantly acid small red edible fruits commonly used in sherbets.
24. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
25. A percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance.
26. The basic unit of money in Haiti.
28. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
29. Relating to or containing diazonium.
30. Properly earned or deserved.
32. Neither warm or very cold.
35. Waterproofed canvas.
38. Radiation lying in the ultraviolet range.
39. A state in southeastern United States between the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico.
43. A genus of Carangidae.
45. Irish prelate who deduced from the Bible that Creation occurred in the year 4004 BC (1581-1656).
46. To move or force, esp. in an effort to get something open.
47. Mentally or physically infirm with age.
51. Pain resulting from rapid change in pressure.
52. Small hairless caterpillar having legs on only its front and rear segments.
54. Evergreen trees and shrubs having oily one-seeded fruits.
57. The United Nations agency concerned with the interests of labor.
58. Small cubes with 1 to 6 spots on the faces.
59. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
60. A rapid series of short loud sounds (as might be heard with a stethoscope in some types of respiratory disorders).
62. A unit of area (4840 square yards) used in English-speaking countries.
64. Of or relating to anestrus.
66. Unknown god.
67. A chronic inflammatory collagen disease affecting connective tissue (skin or joints).
68. A heavy odorless colorless gas formed during respiration and by the decomposition of organic substances.
70. Of or relating to a dialect of Sotho or the Bantu people who speak it.
74. A state in midwestern United States.
75. Soreness and warmth caused by friction.
76. (medicine) Having or experiencing a rapid onset and short but severe course.
81. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
84. Stem of the rattan palm used for making canes and umbrella handles.
86. A cylindrical drawstring bag used by sailors to hold their clothing and other gear.
89. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
90. In the Roman calendar.
91. A French abbot.
93. Wrap us in a cerecloth, as of a corpse.
94. Belonging to or on behalf of a specified person (especially yourself).
95. Characterized by lightness and insubstantiality.
96. A small cake leavened with yeast.
97. Perceive sound.
98. An informal term for a father.

DOWN

1. An unpleasant or disastrous destiny.
2. A former copper coin of Pakistan.
3. Someone unpleasantly strange or eccentric.
4. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
5. A large waterfall on the border between Argentina and Brazil.
6. The network in the reticular formation that serves an alerting or arousal function.
7. Before noon.
8. The head of a branch of an organized crime syndicate.
9. A cut of pork ribs with much of the meat trimmed off.
10. A very large pot that is used for boiling.
11. A descent down a nearly vertical surface by using a doubled rope that is coiled around the body and attached to some higher point.
12. The cry made by sheep.
13. A sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice.
14. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
15. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
21. A saltwater fish with lean flesh.
23. Containing or characterized by a great deal of water vapor.
27. Any monosaccharide sugar that contains a ketone group or its hemiacetal.
31. Minute freshwater crustacean having a round body enclosed in a transparent shell.
33. Excessively fastidious and easily disgusted.
34. (of persons) Neat and smart in appearance.
36. Resembling a reed in being upright and slender.
37. Concerning or affecting a particular person or his or her private life and personality.
40. United States composer (born in Austria) who collaborated with Lerner on several musicals (1901-1987).
41. Continually changing especially as from one abode or occupation to another.
42. A relatively large open container that you fill with water and use to wash the body.
44. A kitchen utensil used for ricing soft foods by extruding them through small holes.
48. Partial or total loss of memory.
49. The large trunk artery that carries blood from the left ventricle of the heart to branch arteries.
50. Belonging to or prescribed for celiac disease.
53. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
55. Acquire or gain knowledge or skills.
56. A former agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States.
61. The skilled practice of a practical occupation.
63. A state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion.
64. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
65. A port city in southern Wales on an inlet of the Bristol Channel.
69. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
71. (South African) A camp defended by a circular formation of wagons.
72. Cut the head of.
73. Swiss mathematician (1707-1783).
77. (of a young animal) Abandoned by its mother and raised by hand.
78. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
79. A ductile gray metallic element of the lanthanide series.
80. (used of count nouns) Every one considered individually.
82. The capital of Western Samoa.
83. The basic unit of money in South Africa.
85. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
87. Any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species.
88. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
92. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.

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