Crossword Puzzle Number 425 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Informal abbreviation of `representative'.
4. The cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one.
9. The elapsed time it takes for light (or radio signals) to travel between the Earth and a celestial object.
13. Informal terms for a mother.
16. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
17. Wild or domesticated South American cud-chewing animal related to camels but smaller and lacking a hump.
18. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
19. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
20. Covered with paving material.
22. Expletives used informally as intensifiers.
24. Up to the present time.
25. Type genus of the Anatidae.
26. Title used for a married Frenchwoman.
28. The quarter of many North African cities in which the citadel is located.
30. Being ten more than one hundred ninety.
32. Any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits.
34. In such a manner as could not be otherwise.
35. Capital and largest city of the Czech Republic.
38. 16 ounces.
39. The closing section of a musical composition.
41. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
42. 40th President of the United States (1911- ).
45. The capital and largest city of Bavaria in southeastern Germany.
49. The brightest star in Virgo.
52. (informal) Of the highest quality.
53. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
54. (Greek mythology) A Titan who was forced by Zeus to bear the sky on his shoulders.
58. Two items of the same kind.
59. Stubbornly unyielding.
61. A hard gray lustrous metallic element that is highly corrosion-resistant.
63. Used of a single unit or thing.
64. Any of several related languages of the Celts in Ireland and Scotland.
65. Colorless watery fluid of blood and lymph containing no cells and in which erythrocytes and leukocytes and platelets are suspended.
66. A landlocked republic in eastern Africa.
68. A colorless odorless gaseous element that give a red glow in a vacuum tube.
70. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
72. Characteristic of false pride.
73. Covered with paving material.
79. Measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects.
81. A republic in central Europe.
85. A theocratic republic in the Middle East in western Asia.
87. A city of central China.
89. A public promotion of some product or service.
91. A branch of the Tai languages.
92. An unofficial association of people or groups.
93. A port city of south central Ukraine on an arm of the Black Sea.
95. A federal agency that supervises carriers that transport goods and people between states.
98. Projectiles to be fired from a gun.
100. A light touch or stroke.
101. The seat within a bishop's diocese where his cathedral is located adv.
102. English monk and scholar (672-735).
103. A metrical unit with unstressed-stressed syllables.
104. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.

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1. Avatar of Vishnu.
2. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
3. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
4. (used especially of persons) Having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age.
5. Burrowing marine mollusk living on sand or mud.
6. Capable of being tamed.
7. Before noon.
8. (Mesopotamia) God of agriculture and earth.
9. English psychologist who collaborated with I. A. Richards in designing Basic English (1889-1957).
10. (often followed by `of') A large number or amount or extent.
11. An accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape.
12. Small toothless anteater with prehensile tale and four-clawed forelimbs.
13. By chance.
14. (Greek mythology) One of the mountain nymphs.
15. A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement.
21. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
23. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
27. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
29. The upper house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland.
31. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
33. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
36. Term used in former classifications.
37. A genus of Reduviidae.
40. A fold of peritoneum supporting the viscera.
43. Wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed.
44. An embroidered rug made from a coarse Indian felt.
46. Large herbivorous tropical American arboreal lizards with a spiny crest along the back.
47. Malevolent aspect of Devi.
48. Of or relating to or characteristic of Hades or Tartarus.
50. The work of caring for or attending to someone or something.
51. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
55. A close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities.
56. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
57. A unit of luminous flux equal to the amount of light given out through a solid angle of 1 steradian by a point source of 1 candela intensity radiating uniformly in all directions.
60. Type genus of the Spalacidae.
62. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
67. Separate by avulsion.
69. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
71. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
74. A proud stiff pompous gait.
75. The (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb.
76. A thermionic vacuum tube having three electrodes.
77. An accessory or adjoining anatomical parts or appendages (especially of the embryo).
78. A heavy odorless colorless gas formed during respiration and by the decomposition of organic substances.
80. A river of southwestern Africa that rises in central Angola and flows east and then north (forming part of the border between Angola and Congo) and continuing northwest through Congo to empty into the Congo River on the border between Congo and Republic of the Congo.
82. The main city of ancient Phoenicia.
83. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
84. Jordan's port.
86. Any competition.
88. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
89. An associate degree in nursing.
90. Fallow deer.
94. Nut of any of several trees of the genus Corylus.
96. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
97. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
98. A chronic inflammatory collagen disease affecting connective tissue (skin or joints).
99. A metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meter.

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