Crossword Puzzle Number 1875 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. The residue that remains when something is burned.
4. A sock with a separation for the big toe.
8. The noise of a rounded object dropping into a liquid without a splash adv.
12. (informal) Elegant and fashionable.
16. A digital display that uses liquid crystal cells that change reflectivity in an applied electric field.
17. A city in northern India.
18. A narrow way or road.
19. An ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure equal to about a bushel.
20. United States liquid unit equal to 4 quarts or 3.785 liters.
21. A nucleic acid that transmits genetic information from DNA to the cytoplasm.
23. (in Gnosticism) A divine power or nature emanating from the Supreme Being and playing various roles in the operation of the universe.
24. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
27. Gained or acquired.
30. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
32. Aristocratic Italian family of powerful merchants and bankers who ruled Florence in the 15th century.
34. A large fleet.
36. The highest level or degree attainable.
37. The value of a coordinate on the horizontal axis.
43. United States parapsychologist (1895-1980).
45. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
46. American novelist (1909-1955).
47. A person who has lied or who lies repeatedly.
49. Sacred writings of Islam revealed by God to the prophet Mohammed during his life at Mecca and Medina.
50. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
53. The scum formed by oxidation at the surface of molten metals.
58. A unit of length equal to 1760 yards.
59. In bed.
60. A kind of heavy jacket (`windcheater' is a British term).
61. A state in northwestern North America.
64. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
66. A unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters.
67. Poor enough to need help from others.
70. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
72. A doctor's degree in optometry.
73. Any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species.
74. Before noon.
77. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
79. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
85. The iridescent internal layer of a mollusk shell.
88. A city in northwestern Turkey.
89. Cause to regain consciousness.
91. A public promotion of some product or service.
92. (the feminine of raja) A Hindu princess or the wife of a raja.
93. A merchant who sells goods at retail.
95. One of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes.
97. An instinctive motive.
98. Lasting through a year.
99. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).

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1. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
2. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
3. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
4. Covered with paving material.
5. Inability to recognize objects by use of the senses.
6. (Scotland) A slope or hillside.
7. A state in midwestern United States.
8. Free-swimming mostly freshwater flatworms.
9. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
10. United States musician (born in Japan) who married John Lennon and collaborated with him on recordings (born in 1933).
11. Tropical prawns.
12. Relating to or resembling or made of or adorned with pearls or mother-of-pearl.
13. The first event in a series.
14. A particular situation.
15. (with `in') Guardianship over.
22. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
25. The quality of being alien.
26. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
28. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
29. The supreme commander of a fleet.
31. Being derived from.
33. Like or characteristic of an echo.
35. White crystalline compound used as a food additive to enhance flavor.
38. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
39. Scarabaeid beetle considered divine by ancient Egyptians.
40. An extensive grassy and nearly treeless plain (especially in Latin America).
41. 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.
42. Destroyed in an accident.
44. Half the width of an em.
48. Chief god of the Rig-Veda.
51. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
52. Of or relating to or characteristic of Monaco or its people.
54. A prominent rock or pile of rocks on a hill.
55. A toxic nonmetallic element related to sulfur and tellurium.
56. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
57. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
62. A usually soluble substance for staining or coloring e.g. fabrics or hair.
63. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
65. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
68. A gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number).
69. A special loved one.
71. A river that rises in northern Colombia and flows generally eastward to the Orinoco in central Venezuela.
75. The Fate who cuts the thread of life.
76. Applying to ordinary citizens.
77. Informal terms for a mother.
78. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
80. The sixth month of the civil year.
81. Suggestive of the supernatural.
82. Not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances.
83. A cylindrical tower used for storing silage.
84. Divisible by two.
86. Not widely known.
87. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
90. A cgs unit of work or energy.
94. The branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication.
96. A colorless and odorless inert gas.

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