Crossword Puzzle Number 1860 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. The biblical name for ancient Syria.
5. Drive away by crying "shoo!".
9. Deeply moved.
13. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
16. Qualities that attract by seeming to promise some kind of reward.
17. A metrical unit with unstressed-stressed syllables.
18. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
19. Light informal conversation for social occasions.
20. A strategically located monarchy on the southern and eastern coasts of the Arabian Peninsula.
21. (Scotland) A slope or hillside.
22. Similar to the color of jade.
23. A sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice.
24. Situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north.
26. An Indian tree of the family Combretaceae that is a source of timber and gum.
28. (folklore) A corpse that rises at night to drink the blood of the living.
29. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
30. United States evangelical preacher famous as a mass evangelist (born in 1918).
32. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
34. A commercial leavening agent containing yeast cells.
35. Brought from wildness into a domesticated state.
37. A city in east central Texas.
39. A small digital computer based on a microprocessor and designed to be used by one person at a time.
41. Atlantic coast round clams with hard shells.
45. Type genus of the Sialidae.
49. Having winglike extensions.
53. A forbidding stronghold.
55. A loud bombastic declamation expressed with strong emotion.
56. A fine strong sheer silky fabric made of silk or rayon or nylon.
57. The address of a web page on the world wide web.
58. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
59. Swelling from excessive accumulation of serous fluid in tissue.
60. A river in southwestern England rising in Gloucestershire and flowing through Bristol to empty into the estuary of the Severn.
61. The United Nations agency concerned with international maritime activities.
63. Cut off from a whole.
64. A cavity in the mesoderm of an embryo that gives rise in humans to the pleural cavity and pericardial cavity and peritoneal cavity.
66. Confederate general during the American Civil War who was defeated by Grant in the battle of Chattanooga (1817-1876).
68. The amount a salary is increased.
70. Any plant of the genus Erica.
72. A state in northwestern North America.
74. Telephone line (Wide Area Telephone Service).
75. The slender spear of the Bantu-speaking people of Africa.
77. The fatty flesh of eel.
79. An awkward stupid person.
81. A ribbon used as a decoration.
83. A skullcap worn by religious Jews (especially at prayer).
88. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
91. Gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement.
92. Lose blood from one's body.
93. An accidental happening.
96. Chevrotain somewhat larger than the kanchil.
98. A master's degree in business.
99. The compass point that is one point south of due west.
100. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
101. Plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals.
102. An adult male person (as opposed to a woman).
103. How long something has existed.
104. English explorer and admiral who was the first Englishman to circumnavigate the globe and who helped to defeat the Spanish Armada (1540-1596).
105. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
106. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.

DOWN

1. With a forward motion.
2. Gossip (usually a mixture of truth and untruth) passed around by word of mouth.
3. The mountain peak that Noah's ark landed on as the waters of the great flood receded.
4. Mint plants.
5. A person's brother or sister.
6. Not easy.
7. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
8. A religious belief of African origin involving witchcraft and sorcery.
9. The seventh month of the Moslem calendar.
10. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
11. An American doctorate usually based on at least 3 years graduate study and a dissertation.
12. A unit of weight used in east Asia approximately equal to 1.3 ounces.
13. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
14. An extreme state of adversity.
15. At right angles to the length of a ship or airplane.
25. Thigh of a hog (usually smoked).
27. Upright deciduous plant with crimson pods and seeds.
29. On a ship, train, plane or other vehicle.
31. One-thousandth of an equivalent.
33. (of molten metal or glass) Formed by pouring or pressing into a mold n 1.
36. Wheat with hard dark-colored kernels high in gluten and used for bread and pasta.
38. Being one more than one hundred.
40. Annual having the stem beset with curved prickles.
42. An organism especially a bacterium that requires air or free oxygen for life.
43. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
44. A Russian prison camp for political prisoners.
46. Any of various spectacular plants of the genus Laelia having showy flowers in many colors.
47. Being deepest within the self.
48. The stirrup-shaped ossicle that transmits sound from the incus to the cochlea.
50. New World chameleons.
51. Antiarrhythmic drug (trade name Tonocard) used to treat ventricular arrhythmias when less dangerous drugs have failed.
52. Half the width of an em.
54. God of wealth and love.
62. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
65. (New Testament) The sages who visited Jesus and Mary and Joseph shortly after Jesus was born.
67. Tall marsh plant with cylindrical seed heads that explode when mature shedding large quantities of down.
69. Exceptionally bad or displeasing.
71. Waterfall in Canada is the Horseshoe Falls.
72. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
73. An ancient Hebrew unit of capacity equal to 10 baths or 10 ephahs.
76. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
78. Evergreen or deciduous shrubs or small trees of United States to Antilles and eastern Asia to the Himalaya.
79. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.
80. The act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise.
82. Indian religious leader who founded Sikhism (1469-1538).
84. Fear resulting from the awareness of danger.
85. A subsidiary proposition that is assumed to be true in order to prove another proposition.
86. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
87. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
89. Open-heart surgery in which the rib cage is opened and a section of a blood vessel is grafted from the aorta to the coronary artery to bypass the blocked section of the coronary artery and improve the blood supply to the heart.
90. A domed or vaulted recess or projection on a building especially the east end of a church.
94. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
95. Term of address for a man.
97. Perennial herb of East India to Polynesia and Australia cultivated for its large edible root yielding Otaheite arrowroot starch.

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