Crossword Puzzle Number 400 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. An index of the cost of all goods and services to a typical consumer.
4. A pilgrimage to Mecca.
8. Profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger.
12. The universal time coordinated time on board the spacecraft.
16. Provided with artificial light.
17. A republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of Ireland.
18. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
19. An indication of radiant light drawn around the head of a saint.
20. A bin that holds rubbish until it is collected.
22. Of or relating to or characteristic of the Hebrews.
24. Harsh or corrosive in tone.
25. An island republic on Nauru Island.
28. An embroidered rug made from a coarse Indian felt.
30. Physicist honored for advances in solid state electronics (born in Japan in 1925).
32. Marked by refinement in taste and manners.
38. A mouth or mouthlike opening.
39. A tranquilizer (trade name Valium) used to relieve anxiety and relax muscles.
42. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
44. The act of scanning.
46. The capital of Eritrea.
47. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
48. A port in southwestern Scotland.
49. A single-reed woodwind with a conical bore.
50. A German city near Leipzig.
52. Bristlelike process near the tip of the antenna of certain flies.
55. Fed beyond capacity or desire.
58. Hungarian playwright (1878-1952).
59. The rattling noise produced when snoring.
60. The weather in some location averaged over some long period of time.
61. (Norse mythology) Goddess of old age who defeated Thor in a wrestling match.
63. A system of high tension cables by which electrical power is distributed throughout a region.
64. The Jewish rite of circumcision performed on a male child on the eighth day of his life.
65. Gather, as of as crops.
67. Type genus of the family Pholadidae.
69. A public promotion of some product or service.
73. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
74. A city in central southwestern Iran.
84. A boy or man.
85. Stem of the rattan palm used for making canes and umbrella handles.
87. Of or pertaining to or characteristic of Germany or its people or language.
88. United States musician (born in Japan) who married John Lennon and collaborated with him on recordings (born in 1933).
89. By chance.
90. The capital and chief port of Qatar.
92. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
93. A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleration of 1 foot/sec/sec to a mass of 1 pound.
94. (Greek mythology) One of the mountain nymphs.
95. A Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast.
96. Step on it.

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1. Group of people related by blood or marriage.
2. A city in Tuscany.
3. Goddess of spring and wife of Bragi.
4. A large medieval helmet supported on the shoulders.
5. Belonging to or on behalf of a specified person (especially yourself).
6. A son who has the same first name as his father.
7. A holy war by Muslims against unbelievers.
8. Fast-growing herbaceous evergreen tree of South America having a broad trunk with high water content and dark green oval leaves.
9. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
10. Indian nun and missionary (born in Albania) dedicated to helping the poor in India (1910-1997).
11. A spring-flowering shrub or small tree of the genus Crataegus.
12. A restraint that confines or restricts freedom (especially something used to tie down or restrain a prisoner).
13. A mountain in the Andes in Argentina (22,047 feet high).
14. English essayist (1775-1834).
15. Scottish chemist noted for his research into the structure of nucleic acids (born in 1907).
21. The part of a continent that is stable and forms the central mass of the continent.
23. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
26. A small overnight bag for short trips.
27. Of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand of its people.
29. British immunologist (born in Brazil) who studied tissue transplants and discovered that the rejection of grafts was an immune response (1915-1987).
31. Large ornamental tropical American tree with bipinnate leaves and globose clusters of flowers with crimson stamens and sweet-pulp seed pods eaten by cattle.
33. Variety of endive having leaves with irregular frilled edges.
34. An apparatus for exposing something to the air (as sewage).
35. A cut of pork ribs with much of the meat trimmed off.
36. Lack of strength or vigor esp from illness.
37. The state of being unclothed and exposed (especially of a part of the body).
40. Not functioning properly.
41. Large ornamental tropical American tree with bipinnate leaves and globose clusters of flowers with crimson stamens and sweet-pulp seed pods eaten by cattle.
43. A day boarder who is a girl.
45. Small depression under the shoulder joint where the arm joins the shoulder.
51. English inventor who published the first book illustrated with photographs (1800-1877).
53. A marksman who shoots at people from a concealed place.
54. A hard gray lustrous metallic element that is highly corrosion-resistant.
56. A doctor's degree in education.
57. The district occupied entirely by the city of Washington.
62. An interest followed with exaggerated zeal.
66. A shop where a variety of goods are sold.
68. Of or relating to or characteristic of Hades or Tartarus.
69. Long slender feather on the necks of e.g. turkeys and pheasants.
70. (architecture) Forming or resembling an arch.
71. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
72. A doctor's degree in religion.
75. The (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb.
76. A material effigy that is worshipped as a god.
77. Projectiles to be fired from a gun.
78. An amino acid that is found in the central nervous system.
79. A quantity of no importance.
80. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
81. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
82. An island in Indonesia east of Java.
83. (prefix) In front of or before in space.
86. A strong solution of sodium or potassium hydroxide.
91. (informal) Being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition.

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