Crossword Puzzle Number 52 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. An association of countries in the western hemisphere.
4. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829).
8. Lacking or deprive of the sense of hearing wholly or in part.
12. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
16. The use of nuclear magnetic resonance of protons to produce proton density images.
17. Quality of being active or spirited or vigorous.
18. A ruler of the Inca Empire (or a member of his family).
19. An Eskimo hut.
20. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
21. The 4th planet from the sun.
22. (prefix) Half or partial.
23. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
24. A collection of objects laid on top of each other.
26. Shaking and vibration at the surface of the earth resulting from underground movement along a fault plane of from volcanic activity.
28. A piece of furniture with open shelves for displaying small ornaments.
30. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
31. A less than average tide occurring at the first and third quarters of the moon.
32. The property of being large in mass.
33. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
34. Of or relating to alga.
37. A brittle gray crystalline element that is a semiconducting metalloid (resembling silicon) used in transistors.
40. A gray lustrous metallic element of the rare earth group.
42. (Roman mythology) Goddess of agriculture.
43. A Penutian language spoken by the Takelma people.
46. A long thin piece of cloth or paper as used for binding or fastening.
48. An uproarious party.
51. United States biochemist who discovered cortisone (1886-1972).
52. (Greek mythology) One of the mountain nymphs.
54. Submerged aquatic plant having narrow leaves and small flowers.
57. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
58. Being two more than fifty.
59. A famous waterfall in Venezuela.
61. Capital and largest city and economic center of Peru.
64. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
65. A rounded thickly curled hairdo.
66. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
67. American novelist (1909-1955).
68. Type genus of the Ranidae.
70. Chief port of Yemen.
72. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
74. Formed like a bacillus.
77. A Mid-Atlantic state.
78. Decapod having eyes on short stalks and a broad flattened carapace with a small abdomen folded under the thorax and pincers.
82. Tropical American tree bearing a small edible fruit with green leathery skin and sweet juicy translucent pulp.
84. (Judaism) An eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem.
86. A metallic element of the rare earth group.
87. One of two official languages of Norway.
90. The female reproductive cell.
91. The occurrence of a change for the worse.
94. A percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance.
95. Wrap us in a cerecloth, as of a corpse.
96. Report or maintain.
97. (Welsh) A warrior god.
99. Thigh of a hog (usually smoked).
100. A secret society of white Southerners to resist Black emancipation.
101. Radioactive iodine test that measures the amount of radioactive iodine taken up by the thyroid gland.
102. An independent group of closely related Chadic languages spoken in the area between the Biu-Mandara and East Chadic languages.
103. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.

DOWN

1. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
2. A unit of dry measure used in Egypt.
3. Large genus of tropical subshrubs or herbs some of which yield fibers of mucilaginous substances.
4. A defensive missile designed to shoot down incoming intercontinental ballistic missiles.
5. Armor plate that protects the arm.
6. A republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of Ireland.
7. Something lost (especially money lost at gambling).
8. Depressing in character or appearance.
9. The compass point midway between northeast and east.
10. The highest level or degree attainable.
11. A strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny.
12. United States theatrical producer noted for a series of extravagant revues known as the Ziegfeld Follies (1869-1932).
13. Metal or plastic sheath over the end of a shoelace or ribbon.
14. (botany) Of or relating to the axil.
15. Any character from an ancient Germanic alphabet used in Scandinavia from the 3rd century to the Middle Ages.
25. The grasses.
27. Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on the sea or ships.
29. An island in the Aegean Sea in the Saronic Gulf.
35. United States writer of thrillers (born in 1925).
36. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
38. Of or relating to Galileo or his works.
39. Not likely to be true or to occur or to have occurred.
41. Tree of the Amazon valley yielding a light brittle timber locally regarded as resistant to insect attack.
44. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
45. A port city and resort in Andalusia in southern Spain on the Mediterranean.
47. Large dark brown North American arboreal carnivorous mammal.
49. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
50. Offering fun and gaiety.
53. A nucleic acid consisting of large molecules shaped like a double helix.
55. Naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion.
56. English theoretical physicist who applied relativity theory to quantum mechanics and predicted the existence of antimatter and the positron (1902-1984).
60. (old-fashioned) At or from or to a great distance.
62. Evil or harmful in nature or influence.
63. Someone engaged in or experienced in warfare.
69. A simple water-soluble protein found in many animal tissues and liquids.
70. A defensive missile designed to shoot down incoming intercontinental ballistic missiles.
71. (Sumerian and Akkadian) A demon personifying death.
72. Depressing in character or appearance.
73. A Dravidian language spoken in southern India.
74. United States theatrical producer noted for a series of extravagant revues known as the Ziegfeld Follies (1869-1932).
75. Open-heart surgery in which the rib cage is opened and a section of a blood vessel is grafted from the aorta to the coronary artery to bypass the blocked section of the coronary artery and improve the blood supply to the heart.
76. Genus that in some classifications overlaps the genus Elymus.
79. A row of unravelled stitches.
80. Frogs, toads, tree toads.
81. An Indian tree of the family Combretaceae that is a source of timber and gum.
83. Capital and largest city of the Czech Republic.
84. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
85. The sixth month of the civil year.
88. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
89. God of love and erotic desire.
92. Japanese ornamental tree with fragrant white or pink blossoms and small yellow fruits.
93. Any of various trees of the genus Ulmus.
98. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.

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