Crossword Puzzle Number 433 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand of its people.
4. A switch made from the stems of the rattan palms.
9. Wading birds of warm regions having long slender down-curved bills.
13. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
16. The address of a web page on the world wide web.
17. Lower in esteem.
18. Made from residue of grapes or apples after pressing.
19. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
20. Flower arrangement consisting of a circular band of foliage or flowers for ornamental purposes.
21. The federal agency that insures residential mortgages.
22. A coffee cake flavored with orange rind and raisins and almonds.
25. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
27. (folklore) Fairies that are somewhat mischievous.
28. A branch of the Tai languages.
29. Type genus of the Anatidae.
30. A city in western Germany near the Dutch and Belgian borders.
32. Food of a ruminant regurgitated to be chewed again.
33. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
34. 100 aurar equal 1 krona.
37. A hemoprotein composed of globin and heme that gives red blood cells their characteristic color.
39. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
42. (cosmology) The original matter that (according to the big bang theory) existed before the formation of the chemical elements.
44. The sign language used in the United States.
46. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
50. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
51. One of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes.
53. (psychology) An urge to withdraw or avoid a situation or an object.
54. A man's sleeveless garment worn underneath a coat.
56. A small island.
58. A light springing movement upwards or forwards.
59. Used of a single unit or thing.
61. Italian violin maker in Cremona.
64. A member of the mercantile and professional Hindu caste.
66. The seventh month of the civil year.
67. An artificial language that is a revision and simplification of Esperanto.
68. An Eskimo hut.
69. A metallic element having four allotropic forms.
71. A state in midwestern United States.
72. United States screenwriter and filmmaker (born in 1944).
74. A brittle silver-white metalloid element that is related to selenium and sulfur.
75. Bearing or marked with a label or tag.
78. A chronic inflammatory collagen disease affecting connective tissue (skin or joints).
80. The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy.
81. The biblical name for ancient Syria.
83. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
86. Writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay).
90. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
93. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
95. Mammary gland of bovids (cows and sheep and goats).
96. A barrier constructed to contain the flow or water or to keep out the sea.
97. A ruler of the Inca Empire (or a member of his family).
99. Hard strong durable yellowish-brown wood of teak trees.
101. A river in northern England that flows southeast through West Yorkshire.
102. The capital and largest city of Japan.
103. A wad of something chewable as tobacco.
104. Voluntary contributions to aid the poor.
105. Kamarupan languages spoken in northeastern India and western Burma.

DOWN

1. A major city of northeastern Oklahoma on the Arkansas river.
2. Any of several tall tropical palms native to southeastern Asia having egg-shaped nuts.
3. (anatomy) Of or relating to the ilium.
4. The airforce of Great Britain.
5. A unit of inductance equal to one billionth of a henry.
6. An official language of the Republic of South Africa.
7. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
8. A long projecting or anterior elongation of an animal's head.
9. Tropical American tree with large peltate leaves and hollow stems.
10. Dried out by heat or excessive exposure to sunlight.
11. A republic in the Middle East in western Asia.
12. A white trivalent metallic element.
13. English aristocrat who was the first wife of Prince Charles.
14. A small canoe consisting of a light frame made watertight with animal skins.
15. The sacred city of Lamaism.
23. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
24. A Bantu language sometimes considered a dialect of Zulu.
26. A republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia.
31. A bivalent and trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
35. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
36. 40th President of the United States (1911- ).
38. A river in central Europe that arises in northwestern Czechoslovakia and flows northward through Germany to empty into the North Sea.
40. Being of the age 13 through 19.
41. A descent down a nearly vertical surface by using a doubled rope that is coiled around the body and attached to some higher point.
43. A form of address for a man.
45. A town in central Kansas.
47. Lacking vigor or energy.
48. (zoology) Lacking a tail or taillike appendage.
49. (biology) Rough to the touch.
52. Portuguese explorer who in 1488 was the first European to get round the Cape of Good Hope (thus establishing a sea route from the Atlantic to Asia) (1450-1500).
55. Genus of New Zealand mat-forming herbs or subshrubs.
57. Characterized by dignity and propriety.
60. Minor or subordinate.
62. The abode of humans in Norse mythology.
63. Painful grief.
65. The ruler of a Muslim country (especially of the former Ottoman Empire).
70. The cry made by sheep.
73. Of or relating to or characteristic of Uganda or its people.
74. English aristocrat who was the first wife of Prince Charles.
76. Cheap showy jewelry or ornament or clothing.
77. A room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter.
79. The mission in San Antonio where in 1836 Mexican forces under Santa Anna besieged and massacred American rebels who were fighting to make Texas independent of Mexico.
82. Genus of sticky herbs with yellow flowers open in morning or evening but closed in bright light.
83. Noisy talk.
84. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
85. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
87. A tiny or scarcely detectable amount.
88. A unit of weight used in east Asia approximately equal to 1.3 ounces.
89. Mild yellow Dutch cheese made in balls.
91. A large mass of ice floating at sea.
92. The chief solid component of mammalian urine.
94. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
98. A state in New England.
100. A state in midwestern United States.

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