Crossword Puzzle Number 303 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A master's degree in business.
4. (Greek mythology) A Titan who was forced by Zeus to bear the sky on his shoulders.
9. A pilgrimage to Mecca.
13. A vehicle carrying many passengers.
16. Not in good physical or mental health.
17. Ask for and get free.
18. Evergreen trees and shrubs having oily one-seeded fruits.
19. An antiviral drug used in the treatment of AIDS.
20. A watery solution of sugars, salts, and minerals that circulates through the vascular system of a plant.
21. (used to introduce a logical conclusion) From that fact or reason or as a result.
22. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
23. The compass point that is one point east of due south.
24. An Indian tree of the family Combretaceae that is a source of timber and gum.
26. Of or relating to or characteristic of Greece or the Greeks.
28. Rare plover of upland areas of Eurasia.
30. An annual award by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for achievements in motion picture production and performance.
31. Brass (or a yellow alloy resembling brass) that was hammered into thin sheets.
33. God of wealth and love.
34. Having the same or similar characteristics.
35. Serving as or forming a base.
37. A metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter.
39. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
40. A Russian prison camp for political prisoners.
44. A round vessel that is open at the top.
48. A collection of objects laid on top of each other.
51. Small free-swimming tunicates.
54. A city in northern India.
55. Having lost freshness or brilliance of color.
57. Ludicrously odd.
58. Pacific newts.
61. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
63. The products of human creativity.
64. The starting place for each hole on a golf course.
65. Minute floating marine tunicate having a transparent body with an opening at each end.
67. Large arboreal boa of tropical South America.
70. At a previous time.
72. (Old Testament) The second patriarch.
75. A genus of Carangidae.
76. Wife or mistress of Zeus and mother of Apollo and Artemis in ancient mythology.
78. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
80. 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.
81. Roman statesman and philosopher who was and advisor to Nero (circa 4 BC - 65 AD).
82. American professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934).
85. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
88. The 2nd largest of the Great Lakes.
90. Any of various cycads of the genus Zamia.
94. Sayings of Jesus not recorded in the canonical Gospels.
97. Corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality.
99. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
100. Of or relating to or characteristic of the Republic of Chad or its people or language.
101. Largest known toad species.
103. The seventh month of the Hindu calendar.
104. A unit of force equal to the force exerted by gravity.
105. A member of an extinct North American Indian people who lived in the Pit river valley in northern California.
106. A loose and crumbling earthy deposit consisting mainly of calcite or dolomite.
107. A small cake leavened with yeast.
108. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.

DOWN

1. Do wrongly or improperly.
2. (informal usage) A general feeling of boredom and dissatisfaction.
3. Wool of the alpaca.
4. Related to or characteristic of or written in Amharic.
5. Having a toe or toes of a specified kind.
6. Long-legged three-toed black-and-white wading bird of inland ponds and marshes or brackish lagoons.
7. The capital and largest city of Ghana with a deep-water port.
8. Any broad thin expanse or surface.
9. English scientist who formulated the law of elasticity and proposed a wave theory of light and formulated a theory of planetary motion and proposed the inverse square law of gravitational attraction and discovered the cellular structure of cork and introduced the term `cell' into biology and invented a balance spring for watches (1635-1703).
10. Any high mountain.
11. A notable achievement.
12. English writer of macabre short stories (1863-1943).
13. An oil port in southern Iraq.
14. A member of a Turkic people of Uzbekistan and neighboring areas.
15. An ancient upright stone slab bearing markings.
25. A member of a North American people formerly living in the Colorado river valley in Arizona.
27. An inactive volcano in Sicily.
29. An inhabitant of ancient Thebes.
32. A soft gray ductile metallic element used in alloys.
36. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring in the air.
38. One of the three Furies.
41. 300 to 3000 megahertz.
42. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
43. Fleshy spore-bearing inner mass of e.g. a puffball or stinkhorn.
45. A measuring instrument for measuring angles to a celestial body.
46. Someone unpleasantly strange or eccentric.
47. Any of a group of enzymes (trade name Lactaid) that hydrolyze lactose to glucose and galactose.
49. The act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal).
50. A member of one of the four divisions of the prehistoric Greeks.
52. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
53. A state in the eastern United States.
56. A Mid-Atlantic state.
59. A soft silver-white ductile metallic element (liquid at normal temperatures).
60. Thickening of tissue in the motor tracts of the lateral columns and anterior horns of the spinal cord.
62. (Norse mythology) God of light and peace and noted for his beauty and sweet nature.
66. An archaic name for Easter or Passover.
68. A ductile gray metallic element of the lanthanide series.
69. Type genus of Ochnaceae.
71. A flat tortilla with various fillings piled on it.
72. Related to or characteristic of or written in Amharic.
73. (zoology) Lacking a tail or taillike appendage.
74. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
77. A less than average tide occurring at the first and third quarters of the moon.
79. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
80. A long-playing phonograph record.
83. Squash bugs.
84. A chronic disease of the nose characterized by a foul-smelling nasal discharge and atrophy of nasal structures.
86. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
87. A theocratic republic in the Middle East in western Asia.
89. A rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys.
91. (New Testament) The sages who visited Jesus and Mary and Joseph shortly after Jesus was born.
92. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
93. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
95. Thigh of a hog (usually smoked).
96. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
98. A person's brother or sister.
99. A bachelor's degree in science.
102. An ancient city of Sumer located on a former channel of the Euphrates River.

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