Crossword Puzzle Number 235 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. The central part of a car wheel (or fan or propeller etc) through which the shaft or axle passes.
4. A coffee cake flavored with orange rind and raisins and almonds.
9. Someone who cooks food.
13. The shape of a raised edge of a more or less circular object.
16. Fermented alcoholic beverage similar to but heavier than beer.
17. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
18. (of persons) Highest in rank or authority or office.
19. A dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived.
20. A nucleic acid consisting of large molecules shaped like a double helix.
21. 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.
22. Belief in the kinship of a group of people with a common totem.
24. A gay festivity.
26. A device for creating a current of air by movement of a surface or surfaces.
27. A path set aside for walking.
28. The longest division of geological time.
29. A hard brittle blue-white multivalent metallic element.
31. Marked by an orderly, logical, and aesthetically consistent relation of parts.
33. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
38. Toward the mouth or oral region.
39. A large oven for firing or burning or drying such things as porcelain or bricks.
40. An official or legal cancellation.
41. Annual grass of Europe and North Africa.
44. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
45. A unit of current equal to 10 amperes.
47. The (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb.
49. An independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia).
52. Treated with iodine.
53. Any fern of the genus Doodia having pinnate fronds with sharply dentate pinnae.
55. A small byte.
58. A writing implement with a point from which ink flows.
59. A hotel providing overnight lodging for travelers.
60. A Mid-Atlantic state.
61. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
62. Informal terms for objecting.
63. A prominent rock or pile of rocks on a hill.
64. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
69. A river that rises in northeastern Turkey (near the source of the Euphrates) and flows generally eastward through Armenia to the Caspian Sea.
70. (Akkadian) God ruling with his consort Ereshkigal the world of the dead.
73. A member of the Wakashan people living on Vancouver Island and in the Cape Flattery region of northwestern Washington.
74. Family based on male descent.
75. (of farmland) Capable of being farmed productively.
77. A blue dye obtained from plants or made synthetically.
78. A republic in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea.
80. A Bantu language spoken in Cameroon.
82. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
86. A unit of power equal to 1 joule per second.
87. An embroidered rug made from a coarse Indian felt.
90. An accessory or adjoining anatomical parts or appendages (especially of the embryo).
92. (informal) Very tired.
93. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
94. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
96. A resource.
97. Kamarupan languages spoken in northeastern India and western Burma.
98. A large number or amount.
99. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
100. A chronic skin disease occurring primarily in women between the ages of 20 and 40.

DOWN

1. A pilgrimage to Mecca.
2. The inner and longer of the two bones of the human forearm.
3. A signal transmitted along a narrow path.
4. Used as a Hindi courtesy title.
5. Make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc..
6. Something causes misery or death.
7. A small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that protects the knee joint.
8. An associate degree in applied science.
9. Moths whose larvae are cutworms.
10. A university town in east central Maine on the Penobscot River north of Bangor.
11. The month following September and preceding November.
12. God of the morning sun.
13. Above the surround or above the normal position.
14. Realistic Norwegian author who wrote plays on social and political themes (1828-1906).
15. Tropical American bird resembling a blue jay and having greenish and bluish plumage.
23. An Indic language.
25. French physiologist noted for research on secretions of the alimentary canal and the glycogenic function of the liver (1813-1878).
30. Fertility goddess in ancient Greek mythology.
32. Any of several crested Old World birds with a slender down-curving bill.
34. The region of northwestern Italy.
35. Archaic name for England or Great Britain.
36. Mother goddess.
37. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
42. A small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that protects the knee joint.
43. Eccentricity that is not easily explained.
46. United States physicist who isolated the electron and measured its charge (1868-1953).
48. Have an ambitious plan or a lofty goal.
50. A hard gray lustrous metallic element that is highly corrosion-resistant.
51. Any of various water spirits.
54. Being nine more than ninety.
56. The capital and largest city of Japan.
57. The basic unit of money in Thailand.
63. A garment (coat or sweater) that has raglan sleeves.
65. Small Old and New World herons.
66. Of or pertaining to or affected by albinism.
67. A system of solmization using the solfa syllables.
68. (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.
69. God of the morning sun.
71. Disparaging terms for the common people.
72. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
76. A mountain peak in the Andes in Argentina (20,997 feet high).
79. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
81. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
83. Having been read.
84. The upper angle between an axis and an offshoot such as a branch or leafstalk.
85. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
88. Not reflecting light.
89. A doctor's degree in dental surgery.
91. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
95. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.

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