Crossword Puzzle Number 619 (Large Grid)

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1. American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942).
4. A condensed but memorable saying embodying some important fact of experience that is taken as true by many people.
9. Short-tailed wildcats with usually tufted ears.
13. A caustic detergent useful for removing grease.
16. A loud harsh or strident noise.
17. American professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934).
18. A raised mark on the skin (as produced by the blow of a whip).
19. Step on it.
20. Wood of any of various alder trees.
22. Held back from some action especially by force.
24. A resident of Iowa.
26. Most important element.
29. A member of the Pueblo people living in northern New Mexico.
30. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
31. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
32. Evergreen trees and shrubs having oily one-seeded fruits.
34. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
36. (computer science) A coding system that incorporates extra parity bits in order to detect errors.
37. A pattern forming a unity within a larger structural whole.
41. English scholastic philosopher and assumed author of Occam's Razor (1285-1349).
44. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
46. Pertaining to one of the small sacs (as in a compound gland).
47. The largest and southernmost island in the Marianas.
51. The Muskhogean language of the Choctaw people.
52. (usually followed by `to') Having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something.
53. A member of the North American Indian people of Arizona and adjacent Mexico and California.
54. Swiss painter influenced by Kandinsky (1879-1940).
56. Being one more than two.
57. Fleshy folds of tissue as those surrounding the mouth.
59. A religious belief of African origin involving witchcraft and sorcery.
61. One of the evil spirits of traditional Jewish and Christian belief.
63. Any of various spiny trees or shrubs of the genus Acacia.
65. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
66. (Irish) Mother of the Tuatha De Danann.
67. Made of or resembling lace.
68. A state in southeastern United States.
70. A river that rises in northeastern Turkey (near the source of the Euphrates) and flows generally eastward through Armenia to the Caspian Sea.
71. A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response.
72. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
73. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
74. Genus of sticky herbs with yellow flowers open in morning or evening but closed in bright light.
77. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
79. A shaft on which a wheel rotates.
83. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
85. A shop where a variety of goods are sold.
87. The process whereby heat changes something from a solid to a liquid.
91. A small piece of cloth.
94. (archaic) Of persons.
96. Especially of a ship's lines etc.
97. Black tropical American cuckoo.
98. An edilbe seaweed with a mild flavor.
100. The elapsed time it takes for a signal to travel from Earth to a spacecraft (or other body) and back to the starting point.
102. The use of nuclear magnetic resonance of protons to produce proton density images.
103. (of champagne) Moderately dry.
104. Submerged aquatic plant having narrow leaves and small flowers.
105. A small high-pitched flute similar to a piccolo.
106. An associate degree in applied science.

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1. American Revolutionary patriot.
2. Of a pale purple color.
3. A republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia.
4. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
5. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
6. Type genus of the family Arcidae.
7. Mild cream-colored Dutch cheese shaped in balls.
8. Put into a rage.
9. 100 lwei equal 1 kwanza.
10. The capital and largest city of Japan.
11. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
12. Being one more than forty.
13. A neutral middle vowel.
14. The dynasty that ruled much of Manchuria and northeastern China from 947 to 1125.
15. A strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared.
21. The final stages of an extended process of negotiation.
23. Positioned so as to be ready for confrontation or danger.
25. Type genus of the Otariidae.
27. A bachelor's degree in theology.
28. A region of northeastern France famous for its wines.
33. Cut or impressed into a surface.
35. A man who is the lover of a girl or young woman.
38. Type genus of the Anhimidae.
39. Of or relating to or belonging to a nation or country.
40. Emptying accomplished by draining.
42. Shaped like a cube.
43. A high-crowned black cap (usually made of felt or sheepskin) worn by men in Turkey and Iran and the Caucasus.
45. Projectiles to be fired from a gun.
48. Spartan general who defeated the Athenians in the final battle of the Peloponnesian War (died in 395 BC).
49. A coffee cake flavored with orange rind and raisins and almonds.
50. Jordan's port.
55. The sacred city of Lamaism.
58. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
60. Suggestive of the supernatural.
62. The younger brother of Edwy who became king of Northumbria when it renounced Edwy.
64. A percussion instrument consisting of a concave brass disk.
69. An alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991.
75. A port city in southwestern Iran.
76. Respiratory disorder characterized by wheezing.
78. A decree that prohibits something.
80. Abnormal dryness of the conjunctiva and cornea of the eyes.
81. (geology) Before the appearance of life.
82. Atypically small.
84. An impure form of quartz consisting of banded chalcedony.
86. An inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin.
87. A state in midwestern United States.
88. Used in combination.
89. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
90. The basic unit of money in Peru.
92. A sensation (as of a cold breeze or bright light) that precedes the onset of certain disorders such as a migraine attack or epileptic seizure.
93. Type genus of the Gliridae.
95. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
99. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
101. 30 to 300 kilohertz.

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