Crossword Puzzle Number 1910 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
4. A narcotic that is considered a hard drug.
8. The act of scanning.
12. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
16. The 19th letter of the Greek alphabet.
17. (Greek mythology) The Titaness who was mother of Helios and Selene and Eos in ancient mythology.
18. One of the two main branches of orthodox Islam.
19. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
20. A master's degree in library science.
21. (plate tectonic theory) A hypothetical continent including all the landmass of the earth prior to the Triassic period when it split into Laurasia and Gondwanaland.
23. Relatively small long-winged tube-nosed bird that flies far from land.
25. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
27. A soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element.
28. Cover with ice or snow or a glacier.
29. The 10th and last incarnation of Vishnu.
32. Liquid containing proteins and electrolytes including the liquid in blood plasma and interstitial fluid.
33. Tropical tree of Central America and West Indies and Puerto Rico having spikes of white flowers.
35. The district occupied entirely by the city of Washington.
38. A system of one or more computers and associated software with common storage.
42. In operation or operational.
43. Electronic warfare undertaken to prevent or reduce an enemy's effective use of the electromagnetic spectrum.
45. Of or pertaining to hearing or the ear.
48. A challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy.
49. Quick and skillful in movement.
51. Take or catch as if in a snare or trap.
53. A constitutional monarchy on the western part of the islands of Samoa in the South Pacific.
54. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
56. An enclosure made or wire or metal bars in which birds or animals are kept.
57. A nucleotide derived from adenosine that occurs in muscle tissue.
58. Worn away as by water or ice or wind.
60. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
62. A heavy brittle diamagnetic trivalent metallic element (resembles arsenic and antimony chemically).
65. A person of unquestioning obedience.
66. A condensed but memorable saying embodying some important fact of experience that is taken as true by many people.
68. North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean.
70. A gesture involving the shoulders.
72. Sweet pulpy tropical fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds.
73. A small cake leavened with yeast.
75. An instance of intense argument (as in bargaining).
77. Subject to change or variation especially in behavior.
81. United States writer of poems and plays about racial conflict (born in 1934).
84. Fill to satisfaction.
85. Monotypic genus of palms of Australasia.
87. Primitive predaceous North American fish covered with hard scales and having long jaws with needle-like teeth.
88. The mother of Jesus.
92. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
93. A mountain peak in the Andes in Peru (21,709 feet high).
94. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
95. United States liquid unit equal to 4 quarts or 3.785 liters.
97. Type genus of the Majidae.
99. The airforce of Great Britain.
100. Large northern deer with enormous flattened antlers in the male.
101. Squash bugs.
102. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
103. The capital and largest city of Japan.

DOWN

1. A set of tags and rules (conforming to SGML) for using them in developing hypertext documents.
2. (British) An open river valley (in a hilly area).
3. The capital and largest city of Zambia.
4. Standard temperature and pressure.
5. A soft whitish calcite.
6. An epic in Latin by Virgil.
7. Mentally or physically infirm with age.
8. The compass point midway between south and southeast.
9. A Bantu language spoken by the Chaga people in northern Tanzania.
10. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
11. 1 species.
12. The Palestinian uprising (beginning in 1987) against the Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
13. God of death.
14. Assist or encourage, usually in some wrongdoing.
15. Sterile offspring of a male donkey and a female horse.
22. A public promotion of some product or service.
24. (computer science) A coding system that incorporates extra parity bits in order to detect errors.
26. A mountain in the Himalayas in northern India (25,450 feet high).
30. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
31. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
34. Bring to light.
36. Any of a group of proteases that mediate apoptosis.
37. Resembling or characteristic of or appropriate to an elegy.
39. (sometimes followed by `to') Causing harm or injury.
40. (computer science) Rules determining the format and transmission of data.
41. An airplane that can land on or take off from water.
44. English economist noted for his studies of international trade and finance (born in 1907).
46. An organization of independent states to promote international peace and security.
47. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
50. The inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room or hallway).
52. A metric unit of length equal to one billionth of a meter.
55. Popular music originating in the West Indies.
59. Someone who habitually doubts accepted beliefs.
61. A compartment in front of a motor vehicle where driver sits.
63. A brittle gray crystalline element that is a semiconducting metalloid (resembling silicon) used in transistors.
64. The Japanese art of folding paper into shapes representing objects (e.g., flowers or birds).
67. English writer and a central member of the Fabian Society (1858-1943).
69. A great raja.
71. Very small species of shrubs of southern hemisphere.
72. Mentally or physically infirm with age.
74. East Indian tree that puts out aerial shoots that grow down into the soil forming additional trunks.
76. A state in northwestern North America.
78. Relating to or accompanying birth.
79. Material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds.
80. Battle in World War I (1917).
82. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
83. A Hindu prince or king in India.
86. A sensation (as of a cold breeze or bright light) that precedes the onset of certain disorders such as a migraine attack or epileptic seizure.
89. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
90. Having been read.
91. A port in western Israel on the Mediterranean.
96. An informal term for a father.
98. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.

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