Crossword Puzzle Number 472 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A master's degree in library science.
5. (of persons) Seized and detained unlawfully, often for ransom.
13. Formerly a large constellation in the southern hemisphere between Canis Major and the Southern Cross.
17. A fit of shivering.
18. Lacking rain.
19. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
20. (biology) A taxonomic category below a class and above an order.
22. A member of the Shoshonean people of Utah and Colorado and New Mexico.
24. A river that rises in central Germany and flows north to join the Elbe River.
25. Spherical gram-positive parasitic bacteria that tend to form irregular colonies.
27. (Greek mythology) One of the mountain nymphs.
31. A Scottish word.
34. A nucleic acid that transmits genetic information from DNA to the cytoplasm.
35. The dead body of an animal especially one slaughtered and dressed for food.
39. (Scotland) A slope or hillside.
40. A island in the Netherlands Antilles that is the top of an extinct volcano.
43. The capital and largest city of Yemen.
44. Grass of the eastern United States and tropical America having spikelets enclosed in prickly burs.
46. A genus of delicate ferns belonging to the family Osmundaceae.
49. The rate at which red blood cells settle out in a tube of blood under standardized conditions.
50. Two-year-old sheep.
51. A defensive missile designed to shoot down incoming intercontinental ballistic missiles.
52. A bag used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women).
55. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
56. An Asian river between China and Russia.
57. Large bamboo having thick-walled culms.
59. (of reproduction) Not involving the fusion of male and female gametes reproduction".
61. Being one more than two.
62. An artificial language that is a revision and simplification of Esperanto.
63. (combining form) Former.
64. Woman whose dancing beguiled Herod into giving her the head of John the Baptist.
65. A quantity of no importance.
67. A spread consisting of capers and black olives and anchovies made into a puree with olive oil.
70. Characteristic of false pride.
71. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
73. Before noon.
74. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
76. Excluded from use or mention.
80. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
82. A hymn of praise (especially one sung in ancient Greece to invoke or thank a deity).
86. A member of the people inhabiting the Aleutian Islands and western Alaska.
87. Fudge made with brown sugar and butter and milk and nuts.
90. The content of cognition.
92. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
94. (prefix) In front of or before in space.
96. The elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
97. Small ornamental ladies' bag for small articles.
98. Channel into a new direction.
99. A German art song of the 19th century for voice and piano.
100. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
101. Stalk of a moss capsule.
102. Great merriment.
103. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on land.
104. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.

DOWN

1. Occurring widely (as to many people).
2. Largest known toad species.
3. A Bantu language spoken in southern Zaire.
4. Hidden from general view or use.
5. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
6. An adult male singer with the lowest voice.
7. Move deeply.
8. An organization of independent states to promote international peace and security.
9. Type genus of the Clupeidae.
10. The 9th letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
11. The compass point midway between east and southeast.
12. An honorary degree in science.
13. North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean.
14. An extravagantly enthusiastic review.
15. (Greek mythology) Goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology.
16. Toward the mouth or oral region.
21. A chronic inflammatory collagen disease affecting connective tissue (skin or joints).
23. A period of time assigned for work.
26. Superclass of eel-shaped chordates lacking jaws and pelvic fins.
28. Submit again, for example, of programming information.
29. (of complexion) Blemished by imperfections of the skin.
30. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
32. Accumulation in the blood of nitrogen-bearing waste products (urea) that are usually excreted in the urine.
33. Lacking spirit or liveliness.
36. Used of a single unit or thing.
37. (Japanese) Very thinly sliced raw fish.
38. (historically) A member of the nomadic people of the Syrian and Arabian deserts at the time of the Roman Empire.
41. A large fleet.
42. Of or pertaining to adnexa.
45. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
47. Consisting of or made of wood of the oak tree.
48. Lower in esteem.
53. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
54. Italian physiologist noted for his discovery that frogs' muscles contracted in an electric field (which led to the galvanic cell) (1737-1798).
58. Amino acid that is formed in the liver and converted into dopamine in the brain.
60. An utterance expressing pain or disapproval.
66. A loss of will power.
68. Proceed or issue forth, as from a source.
69. Minute freshwater crustacean having a round body enclosed in a transparent shell.
70. An honorary degree in science.
72. Botfly larva.
75. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
77. Having winglike extensions.
78. An outstanding example of its kind.
79. A British doctorate.
81. A heavy odorless colorless gas formed during respiration and by the decomposition of organic substances.
83. Having been taken into the mouth for consumption.
84. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
85. An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp.
88. A river in northern England that flows southeast through West Yorkshire.
89. A telephone connection.
91. Fallow deer.
93. A shape that sags.
95. A doctor's degree in education.

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