Crossword Puzzle Number 346 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A rapid escape (as by criminals).
4. An orderly pile.
9. A city in northwestern Syria.
13. (informal) Roused to anger.
16. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
17. (trademark) An acrylic fiber or the lightweight crease-resistant fabric made with Orlon yarns.
18. A collection of facts from which conclusions may be drawn.
19. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
20. The bureau of the Treasury Department responsible for tax collections.
21. A wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention.
23. (electronics) Of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input.
25. Of or like a cecum.
27. Owed as a debt.
28. A radioactive transuranic element.
29. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
30. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
31. A fabric woven with fibers from the flax plant.
33. A device (trade name Aqua-Lung) that lets divers breathe under water.
36. A metallic element having four allotropic forms.
38. A Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds.
39. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
40. A state in northwestern United States on the Pacific.
44. Expel gas from the stomach.
48. An edilbe seaweed with a mild flavor.
50. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
51. Being nine more than forty.
52. (Old Testament) The eldest son of Isaac who would have inherited the Covenant that God made with Abraham and that Abraham passed on to Isaac.
53. The quarter of many North African cities in which the citadel is located.
57. An appreciable consequence (especially a lessening).
58. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
59. An intense and irresistible love for yourself and concern for your own needs.
62. A sweetened beverage of diluted fruit juice.
63. The money risked on a gamble.
64. An Iranian language spoken in Afghanistan.
65. German dramatist (1813-1863).
67. A historical area and former kingdom in northwestern Spain.
69. A river in northeastern Brazil that flows generally northward to the Atlantic Ocean.
72. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
73. The feeling of being bored by something tedious.
75. A state in midwestern United States.
76. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
77. Located in or toward the back or rear.
78. A narrow headband or strip of ribbon worn as a headband.
81. A colorless explosive liquid that is volatile and poisonous and foul-smelling.
82. A medicinal drug used to evoke vomiting (especially in cases of drug overdose or poisoning).
85. Obvious and dull.
89. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
93. Fallow deer.
94. Open to change.
97. On a ship, train, plane or other vehicle.
99. (Greek mythology) Goddess of discord.
100. In bed.
101. A setting with precious stones so closely set that no metal shows.
103. The cry made by sheep.
104. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
105. An account describing incidents or events.
106. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
107. A defensive missile designed to shoot down incoming intercontinental ballistic missiles.

DOWN

1. Concerning those not members of the clergy.
2. A city in northern India.
3. The capital of Lesotho.
4. Leafless East Indian vine.
5. A note that alternates rapidly with another note a semitone above it.
6. Thickening of tissue in the motor tracts of the lateral columns and anterior horns of the spinal cord.
7. Chief port of Benin on the Bight of Benin.
8. Widely distributed low-growing Eurasian herb having narrow leaves and inconspicuous green flowers.
9. Chief port of Yemen.
10. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
11. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
12. A flat cake of thin batter fried on both sides on a griddle.
13. A unit of length equal to one thousandth of an inch.
14. (Philippine) A dish of marinated vegetables and meat or fish.
15. (Mesopotamia) God of agriculture and earth.
22. The capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo on the Congo river opposite Brazzaville.
24. Regional and archaic.
26. Alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae.
32. An uproarious party.
34. Dark purple edible seaweed of the Atlantic coasts of Europe and North America.
35. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
37. A light strong brittle gray toxic bivalent metallic element.
41. Date used in reckoning dates before the supposed year Christ was born.
42. A fraudulent business scheme.
43. Being three more than fifty.
45. Fit or ready for use or service.
46. The basic unit of luminous intensity adopted under the System International d'Unites.
47. Providing protective supervision.
49. British choreographer (1906-1988).
54. A collection of objects laid on top of each other.
55. The 3 goddesses of fate or destiny.
56. Ludicrously odd.
60. A small hard particle.
61. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
66. 3rd largest island in the world.
68. A whimsically eccentric person.
69. Leafless East Indian vine.
70. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
71. A small cake leavened with yeast.
74. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
79. Enthusiastic approval.
80. Dwell (archaic).
83. (obstetrics) The number of live-born children a woman has delivered.
84. An independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia).
86. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
87. Type genus of the Nepidae.
88. Rock that in its molten form (as magma) issues from volcanos.
89. A block of solid substance (such as soap or wax).
90. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
91. Lacking in liveliness or charm or surprise.
92. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
95. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
96. A logarithmic unit of sound intensity equal to 10 decibels.
98. A piece of furniture that provides a place to sleep.
102. A public promotion of some product or service.

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