Crossword Puzzle Number 343 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. (Scotland) A small loaf or roll of soft bread.
4. A city in northwestern Switzerland.
9. A translucent mineral consisting of hydrated silica of variable color.
13. Being five more than one hundred fifty.
16. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
17. Similar to the giraffe but smaller with much shorter neck and stripe on the legs.
18. (obstetrics) The number of live-born children a woman has delivered.
19. Fish eggs or egg-filled ovary.
20. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
22. A small drink of liquor.
23. Of the common people of ancient Rome.
25. A town and port in northwestern Israel in the eastern Mediterranean.
28. A person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university).
29. Fertility goddess in ancient Greek mythology.
31. An independent group of closely related Chadic languages spoken in the area between the Biu-Mandara and East Chadic languages.
33. (informal) Of the highest quality.
34. Squash bugs.
38. God of wealth and love.
41. A long backless sofa (usually with pillows against a wall).
43. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
45. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
46. Not out.
48. A public promotion of some product or service.
50. Of southern Asia.
52. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
54. A long lace for fastening boots.
57. Goddess of criminal rashness and its punishment.
60. The compass point that is one point east of due south.
61. Sexually transmitted urethritis (usually caused by chlamydia).
63. A medicated lozenge used to soothe the throat.
66. Lower in esteem.
68. God of love and erotic desire.
69. A former communist country in eastern Europe and northern Asia.
70. A Japanese cheer of enthusiasm or triumph.
72. Of or in or relating to the nose.
74. Any agent (physical or environmental) that can induce a genetic mutation or can increase the rate of mutation.
76. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
78. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
79. The basic unit of luminous intensity adopted under the System International d'Unites.
80. A Powhatan Indian woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended the English at Jamestown and is said to have saved Captain John Smith's life (1595-1617).
85. Relating to or like or divided into areolae.
88. A pointed instrument used to prod into motion.
90. A submachine gun operated by gas pressure.
91. Wale at the top of the side of boat.
94. A religious belief of African origin involving witchcraft and sorcery.
95. An inflated feeling of pride in your superiority to others.
96. A seaport in northwestern Italy.
98. A Russian river.
99. A member of a Mayan people of southwestern Guatemala.
100. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
101. Port city on southern Honshu on Osaka Bay.
102. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
103. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
104. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.

DOWN

1. A small cake leavened with yeast.
2. Any of various strong liquors distilled from the fermented sap of toddy palms or from fermented molasses.
3. A large indefinite number.
4. A long thin fluffy scarf of feathers or fur.
5. A state in northwestern North America.
6. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
7. Surpassing the ordinary especially in size or scale.
8. Presence of excess lipids in the blood.
9. Be against.
10. A close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities.
11. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
12. 1 species.
13. A Ukrainian peninsula between the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov.
14. The provision of money temporarily (usually at interest).
15. A blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart.
21. A pirate along the Barbary coast.
24. A card game similar to ecarte.
26. A Mid-Atlantic state.
27. Of or relating to the lips of the mouth.
30. Imperial dynasty that ruled China (most of the time) from 206 BC to 221 and expanded its boundaries and developed its bureaucracy.
32. Someone who engages in arbitrage (who purchases securities in one market for immediate resale in another in the hope of profiting from the price differential).
35. (Babylonian) In older pantheon.
36. The eleventh month of the civil year.
37. A deep pulsating type of pain.
39. Founder of Buddhism.
40. All the weapons and equipment that a country has.
42. A member of the Pueblo people living in northern New Mexico.
44. United States architect (born in Hungary) who was associated with the Bauhaus in the 1920's (1902-1981).
47. A unit of magnetomotive force equal to 0.7958 ampere-turns.
49. Large tropical butterfly with degenerate forelegs and an unpleasant taste.
51. The fifth month of the Hindu calendar.
53. A town in central Belgium.
55. Any of several herbs of the genus Dipsacus native to the Old World having flower heads surrounded by spiny bracts.
56. System of measurement based on centimeters and grams and seconds.
59. A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary.
62. A vehicle resembling a bicycle but having skis instead of wheels.
64. An industrial city in southern Poland on the Vistula.
65. Trees or shrubs of the families Ebenaceae or Sapotaceae or Styracaceae or Symplocaceae.
67. A member of an agricultural people of southern India.
71. A bee that is a a member of the genus Andrena.
72. Surpassing the ordinary especially in size or scale.
73. Headdress that protects the head from bad weather.
75. Agile long-tailed nocturnal African lemur with dense woolly fur and large eyes and ears.
77. Filled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shock.
81. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
82. Any property detected by the olfactory system.
83. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
84. (Jungian psychology) The inner self (not the external persona) that is in touch with the unconscious.
86. (anatomy) A fold or wrinkle or crease.
87. An organic compound that contains a hydroxyl group bonded to a carbon atom which in turn is doubly bonded to another carbon atom.
89. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
92. The cry made by sheep.
93. Someone who is morally reprehensible.
97. (informal) Being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition.
98. A state in midwestern United States.

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