Crossword Puzzle Number 260 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. 32nd President of the United States.
4. A territory in southwestern Germany formerly ruled by the counts palatine.
9. (trademark) A tinned luncheon meat made largely from pork.
13. The seventh and last day of the week.
16. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
17. Not clearly understood or expressed.
18. An elaborate song for solo voice.
19. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
20. Largest city in Illinois.
22. Someone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else.
24. Primitive predaceous North American fish covered with hard scales and having long jaws with needle-like teeth.
25. (prefix) Indicating difference or variation.
26. A passageway between buildings or giving access to a basement.
28. A mound of stones piled up as a memorial or to mark a boundary or path.
29. 1,000,000,000 periods per second.
30. A mountain peak in the Andes in Argentina (21,654 feet high).
32. A city in western Germany near the Dutch and Belgian borders.
34. A proud stiff pompous gait.
39. 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.
42. Stalk of a moss capsule.
43. A stiff protective garment worn by hockey players or a catcher in baseball to protect the shins.
49. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
50. That is to say.
51. Being ten more than one hundred ninety.
52. Carry out or participate in an activity.
53. United States film maker (1897-1991).
55. A lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood.
57. A diagram or picture illustrating textual material.
58. Evil or harmful in nature or influence.
59. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
62. Give in, as to influence or pressure.
64. A serve that strikes the net before falling into the receiver's court.
65. An esoteric or occult matter that is traditionally secret.
67. Type genus of the Ardeidae.
70. (computer science) A graphic symbol (usually a simple picture) that denotes a program or a command or a data file or a concept in a graphical user interface.
71. A railcar where passengers ride.
74. A master's degree in library science.
75. A student who studies excessively.
76. Tag the base runner to get him out.
77. An ancient city of Sumer located on a former channel of the Euphrates River.
78. A formal dance held for a school class toward the end of the academic year.
79. United States writer of caustic wit (1842-1914).
83. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
84. Humorously vulgar.
87. Dormouse of southern Europe and northern Africa.
90. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
94. The ending of a series or sequence.
97. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
98. A room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter.
99. French revolutionary leader (born in Switzerland) who was a leader in overthrowing the Girondists and was stabbed to death in his bath by Charlotte Corday (1743-1793).
101. Beside one another in a row or rank.
103. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
104. A graphical record of electric currents associated with muscle contractions.
105. Lower in esteem.
106. (Irish) Mother of the Tuatha De Danann.
107. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
108. A very light colorless element that is one of the six inert gasses.

DOWN

1. A tax on employees and employers that is used to fund the Social Security system.
2. Tropical woody herb with showy yellow flowers and flat pods.
3. A barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports.
4. A vinyl polymer used especially in paints or adhesives.
5. An order of dicotyledonous trees of the subclass Hamamelidae.
6. 100 agorot equal 1 shekel.
7. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
8. The 6th letter of the Greek alphabet.
9. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
10. Colonial siphonophore of up to 130 ft long.
11. Belonging to or on behalf of a specified person (especially yourself).
12. Lighter consisting of a thin piece of wood or cardboard tipped with combustible chemical.
13. Small low-growing annual or perennial herbs of temperate and cool regions.
14. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
15. A mountain lake (especially one formed by glaciers).
21. High quality grape brandy distilled in the Cognac district of France.
23. Military action involving the use of electromagnetic energy to determine or exploit or reduce or prevent hostile use of the electromagnetic spectrum.
27. Half the width of an em.
29. Of or belonging to an aecium.
31. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
33. Being one hundred more than three hundred.
35. Tall marsh plant with cylindrical seed heads that explode when mature shedding large quantities of down.
36. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
37. Measured by an angle or by the rate of change of an angle.
38. A cut of pork ribs with much of the meat trimmed off.
40. Needlepoint stitch that produces zigzag lines.
41. Excessive size.
44. A person who is entitled by law or by the terms of a will to inherit the estate of another.
45. English prelate noted for his pessimistic sermons and articles (1860-1954).
46. A temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to.
47. A Mid-Atlantic state.
48. The United Nations agency concerned with civil aviation.
54. A fundamental principle or practice.
56. Productive work (especially physical work done for wages).
60. A bag used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women).
61. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
63. A city in southeastern South Korea.
66. (of complexion) Blemished by imperfections of the skin.
68. The process of exposing to air (so as to purify).
69. Pierce with a sharp stake or point.
72. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
73. A mature blood cell that contains hemoglobin to carry oxygen to the bodily tissues.
80. Tropical American tree grown in southern United States having a whitish pink-tinged fruit.
81. Selected as the best.
82. The cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one.
85. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
86. A large mass of ice floating at sea.
88. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
89. Long green edible beaked pods of the okra plant.
91. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
92. God of death.
93. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
95. An undergarment worn by women to support their breasts.
96. An associate degree in applied science.
100. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
102. A state in northwestern United States on the Pacific.

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